While Mel Blount and Franco Harris visit Heinz Field as NFL Legends, the Pittsburgh Steelers will rely on improved play and tenacity to hand the Cincinnati Bengals a loss in the AFC North.
The Pittsburgh Steelers (5-7) are still fighting for playoff hopes as they host the Miami Dolphins (6-6) at Heinz Field on Sunday. With Roethlisberger and Tannehill squaring off as the field generals, only a few points may separate the two teams in the end.
The Pittsburgh Steelers will look to leadership and mental toughness to create a win against the Baltimore Ravens on the road. The AFC North meeting proves to be a Thanksgiving feast of turf battles for supremacy on both sides of the ball.
For the Pittsburgh Steelers, Thanksgiving night may prove to be the most critical game of the 2013 NFL Season as they face a Baltimore Ravens team that is hungry to end their three-week winning streak. With playoff potential on the line, as well as bragging rights, the game will be everything it is billed to be, and more.
A playoff atmosphere has given the Pittsburgh Steelers a feeling of urgency in practice this week. While several Steelers players are listed as probable for Sunday’s game, it is the defensive backfield that is being watched closely.