Saturday, November 9, 2013

Bills @ Steelers Preview: Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, 1 p.m.

Buffalo Bills (3-6) @ Steelers (2-6)
Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. 1 p.m. ET CBS

Game Notes:
  • In last week's game against the Patriots, the Steelers gave up the most yards---610---and points---55---in franchise history.
  • The Steelers are 7-1 at home in the regular season against the Bills.
  • The Bills have dropped four straight and eight of nine to the Steelers, including the playoffs.
  • A win would make Roethlisberger 66-39 during the regular season and 38-14 at home.
  • TE Heath Miller is two TD's away from tying Buddy Dial for the fourth most receiving TD's in franchise history.
  • Polamalu needs one interception to tie Jack Ham and Darren Perry for the seventh most in team history.
  • Pittsburgh is 31st in rush defense with an average of 131.3 yards.
  • Both teams will be trying to avoid their third straight defeat.
  • Buffalo's three QB's have been sacked 28 times and rank last in the league with a 55.4% completion rate.
  • Bills have been impressive in their running game and rushing the passer this season. This game could give them an opportunity to take advantage of Pittsburgh's two weaknesses.
  • Steelers play selection for the entire season: 65% passing and 35% rushing.
  • Steelers will be facing rookie QB E.J. Manuel
  • RT Marcus Gilbert is questionable (ankle) as is Mike Adams (rib injury). CB Ike Taylor is probable (concussion).
  • Line right now: Steelers by 3., Fox Sports, Bleacher Report