Is the Steel Curtain back?
While the Steelers’ offense never found the end zone Sunday, Pittsburgh defenders limited the Chiefs to 227 yards of total offense in a 18-16 victory at Arrowhead Stadium.
The victory sends the Steelers to next Sunday’s AFC championship game at Cheap Jerseys In USA New England.
Doing all of the scoring for the Steelers was kicker Chris Boswell, who set an NFL single-game playoff record with six field goals.
It sounds even better coming off of a win, Boswell told NBC Sports. Record or no record, as long as we got the win, that’s all that matters to me.
Boswell isn’t quite ready to include himself among Pittsburgh’s great Killer Bs with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, running back Le’Veon Bell and wide receiver Antonio Brown.
Jaguars: Doug Marrone. We’re in favor of Marrone getting his third chance at a Cheap Jerseys Mastercard head-coaching gig after short stints with Syracuse and the Bills. But the circumstances Cheap Jerseys MLB of this promoting from within from interim status are bit weird, because it doesn’t feel like much of a change from Bradley.
Marrone’s work as the offensive line coach didn’t really produce great results, either. Jacksonville seems to be betting that the continuity will be a big boon for Blake Bortles, but then again, this whole Chip Kelly offensive coordinator development is an even stranger twist.
Keep in mind the Pittsburgh running back broke the franchise record for rushing yards in a single game against the Bills in Week 14, when Buffalo was being pounded by a snow storm. The Steelers followed the age-old formula for success in snowy, winter football weather: run the ball, again and again.
The results for Bell were 38 carries for 236 yards and three touchdowns, an absurd average of 6.2 yards per carry. In the passing game, Bell added four catches for 62 yards, a cool 15.5 yards per reception. Nobody in NFL history had ever posted at least 220 rushing yards, 60 receiving yards and three touchdowns in a single game.