Recap: Steelers defeat Ravens 19-16

The Steelers defeated the Ravens by running the football; yes, running the football. Pittsburgh has improved to 2-4, while the Ravens have dropped to 3-4.

Le’Veon Bell ran for 93 yards, and averaged 4.9 yards per rush. The Steelers as a team, ran for 141 yards.

The Steelers struck first. Heath Miller scored a touchdown on a shovel pass from Ben Roethlisberger with 5:24 left in the first quarter; this marked the first time the Steelers went up 7-0 in a game this season.

Justin Tucker lightened the Steelers’ lead by way of a 46-yard field goal, making the score: Steelers 7-3 with five seconds left in the first quarter.

Shaun Suisham made a 34-yard field goal to put the Steelers up 10-3 with 9:59 left in the second quarter.

Heath Miller fumbled on the Steelers’ side of the field, late in the second quarter. The Ravens went on to make a 38-yard field goal with eight seconds left in the first half, making the score: Steelers 10-6.

Shaun Suisham connected on a 28-yard field goal with 3:01 remaining in the penultimate quarter, to increase the Steelers’ lead to seven.

Justin Tucker made a 32-yard field goal to make the score: Steelers 13-9, with 13:08 left in the game.

Immediately after the Ravens’ field goal, Baltimore attempted an onside kick, but they failed, setting the Steelers up on their side of the field.

Pittsburgh converted on their great field position. Shaun Suisham made a 38-yard field goal to put the Steelers up by a touchdown, with 9:59 left in the game. The Steelers could have put up more points, but wideout Derek Moye dropped a pass in the endzone, in the previous play to the field goal.

Capping off a 16-play drive, Joe Flacco connected on a 1-yard pass to Dallas Clark, to tie the game with 1:58 left in the game.

Shaun Suisham made a 42-yard field goal as time expired, to make the Steelers victorious. The final score: Steelers 19-16.

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