Week 3: Steelers (41) Bucs (34)

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  1. Jethro

    Jethro Walk On

    Dec 2, 2009
    Week 3: Steelers (41) Bucs (34)

    Steelers go back to the basics

    The Steelers went back to their roots by rushing for 271 yards in their 41-34 defeat of the Tampa Bay Bucs at Tampa. Leon Washington proved he was worth trading 2 promising rookies for his services by accounting for 348 total yards and 3 TD's.

    Defense was scarce in this one as Pittsburgh's running game could not be stopped and Tampa Bay's passing game also couldnt be stopped. Despite Josh Freeman's 2 interceptions he still passed for 399 yards.

    Tampa led by 3 after the first quarter but Pittsburgh came back to take a 21-17 halftime lead. Pittsburgh tacked on a field goal in the third to extend their lead to 24-17. 34 total points were scored in the final quarter as Freeman's threw 2 picks trying to bring his team back.

    MVP: Leon Washington

    GG Pittrocks

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