Steelers dish up thrashing
THE Pittsburgh Steelers aren’t playing like a team missing Le’Veon Bell.
Ben Roethlisberger threw for 328 yards and five touchdowns, James Conner ran for 65 yards and a score before leaving late with a possible concussion as the Steelers pounded the Carolina Panthers 52-21 yesterday.
Antonio Brown added eight receptions for 96 yards – including a 53-yard touchdown in the second quarter – to cap an eventful day that began with the star wide receiver being cited for reckless driving after police clocked Brown’s Porsche driving over 160km/h.
Australian Michael Dickson has impressed as a member of the Seattle Seahawks