Steelers-Bengals Pre-Game Notes
Steelers (2-3) at Bengals (3-3). 8:20 pm ET NBC
- Since 1970, Steelers lead series 51-32.
- Steelers will be looking for their 5th consecutive win over the Bengals.
- RB Rashard Mendenhall and Issac Redman will be sitting out today's game.
- In addition, Troy Polamalu, Tackle Marcus Gilbert and LB Chris Carter have also been ruled out.
- Mike Adams will make his first start for injured M. Gilbert.
- Roethlisberger is good to go.
- Jonathan Dwyer will be getting the call according to Coach Tomlin.
- Steelers are only one of two teams with no runs of 20 yards or longer.
- Bengals have 20 sacks.
- Steelers are winless on the road this season (0-3).
- Steelers have not lost back-to-back games since week 13 of the 2009 season.
- Roethlisberger is 7-1 against the Bengals and 14-2 in games played in his native Ohio.
- The Bengals have not lost 3 games in a row since 2010.