Week 14 Primer: Steelers (7-5) vs. Bills (6-6)

Our weekly primer feature is an early look at the upcoming Steelers game, featuring stats, team leaders, and more.

Records

Pittsburgh Steelers (7-5) at Buffalo Bills (6-6).

Odds

The opening line has the Steelers as a 2 point favorite. The over/under is 47 points.

Gameday Information

  • Date: Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016
  • Kickoff: 1 p.m. ET
  • Site: New Era Field (71,870) | Orchard Park, N.Y.
  • Playing Surface: A-Turf Titan
  • TV Coverage: CBS (locally KDKA-TV, channel 2)
  • Announcers: Jim Nantz (play-by-play) | Phil Simms (analyst) | Tracy Wolfson (sideline)
  • Local Radio: Steelers Radio Network  | WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970)
  • Announcers: Bill Hillgrove (play-by-play) | Tunch Ilkin (analyst) | Craig Wolfley (sideline)

Tale of the Tape

Steelers Bills
Series Leader 13-8
Streaks Past 5
Coaches Vs. Opp. Mike Tomlin: 3-0 Rex Ryan: 2-2
Last Week W 24-14 vs. New York Giants L 38-24 at Oakland
Last Game 11/10/13: Bills 10 at Steelers 23. Pittsburgh RB Le’Veon Bell has 96 yards from scrimmage & rush TD. Steelers WR Antonio Brown has 6 catches for 104 yards.
Last Game At Site 11/28/10: Steelers 19, Bills 16 (OT). Pittsburgh RB Rashard Mendenhall rushes for 151 yards & TD. Steelers K Shaun Suisham converts GW 41-yard FG in OT.
Referee Pete Morelli

Team Rankings

Passing Ben Roethlisberger: 266-409-3034-25-8-99.4 Tyrod Taylor: 211-348-2292-11-5-84.6
Rushing Le’Veon Bell: 180-817-4.5-3 LeSean McCoy: 174-949-5.5-9
Receiving Antonio Brown: 88 (T1L)-1052-12.0-11 (1L) Robert Woods: 42-493-11.7-1
Offense 366.8 343.4
Pass Yds/Game 264 (8th) 181 (32nd)
Rush Yds/Game 102 (18th) 161 (1st)
Points Scored 290 (12th) 305 (9th)
Points Allowed 236 (7th) 274 (17th)
Take/Give +4 (10th) +6 (5th)
Defense 348.3 346.7
Def. Pass Yds/Game 256 (19th) 230 (8th)
Def. Rush Yds/Game 102 (18th) 161 (1st)
Sacks James Harrison: 5 Lorenzo Alexander: 10 (T3L)
INTs Artie Burns (R): 2 Stephon Gilmore: 4
Punting Jordan Berry: 45.4 Colton Schmidt: 42.1
Kicking Chris Boswell: 62 (26/26 PAT; 12/16 FG) Dan Carpenter: 75 (30/33 PAT; 15/19 FG)

Statistics and game information courtesy of the Pittsburgh Steelers and/or National Football League.

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