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National Football League
BOXSCORE | PLAY-BY-PLAY | RECAP
Tennessee 16, Pittsburgh 9
When: 1:00 PM ET, Sunday, September 8, 2013
Where: Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Temperature: 73°
Head Official: Jerome Boger
Attendance: 61585
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Tennessee 073616
Pittsburgh 20079
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 14:57
Pittsburgh S Pittsburgh 2 - Tennessee 0
Darius Reynaud tackled in end zone for a safety
2nd Quarter - 0:44
Tennessee TD Pittsburgh 2 - Tennessee 7
Jackie Battle 3 yd. run (Rob Bironas kick)
3rd Quarter - 4:29
Tennessee FG Pittsburgh 2 - Tennessee 10
Rob Bironas 26 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 6:01
Tennessee FG Pittsburgh 2 - Tennessee 13
Rob Bironas 44 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 3:53
Tennessee FG Pittsburgh 2 - Tennessee 16
Rob Bironas 27 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 1:23
Pittsburgh TD Pittsburgh 9 - Tennessee 16
Jerricho Cotchery 4 yd. pass from Ben Roethlisberger (Shaun Suisham kick)
TEAMS
Team Stats
  Tennessee Pittsburgh
1st Downs 17 14
Rushing 10 0
Passing 6 13
Penalty 1 1
3rd Down Conversions 6-15 4-13
4th Down Conversions 1-1 1-1
Punts-Average 5-41.6 7-44.1
Return Yards 57 79
Punts-Returns 5-58 1-1
Kickoffs-Returns 1--1 4-78
Int - Returns 1-0 0-0
Penalties-Yards 6-60 4-47
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 2-1
Time of Possession 34:01 25:59
Total Net Yards 229 194
Total Plays 63 53
Average Gain 3.6 3.7
Net Yards Rushing 112 31
Rushes 42 15
Average/Rush 2.7 2.1
Net Yards Passing 117 163
Comp-Att 11-20 21-33
Yards/Pass 5.6 4.3
Sacked-Yards Lost 1-8 5-28
Had Intercepted 0 1
Touchdowns 1 1
Rushing 1 0
Passing 0 1
Other 0 0
Extra Points 1-1 1-1
Field Goals 3-3 0-0
Red Zone Efficiency 1-4-25% 1-2-50%
Goal To Go Efficiency 1-1-100% 1-1-100%
Safeties 0 1
PLAYER STATS
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
J. Locker 11/20 125 0 0
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
B. Roethlisberger 21/33 191 1 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
C. Johnson 25 70 2.8 0 11
J. Battle 8 21 2.6 1 8
S. Greene 4 18 4.5 0 5
J. Locker 5 3 0.6 0 5
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD LG
L. Stephens-Howling 6 19 3.2 0 5
I. Redman 7 8 1.1 0 8
A. Brown 1 4 4.0 0 4
B. Roethlisberger 1 0 0.0 0 0
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
N. Washington 7 4 46 11.5 0 14
D. Walker 4 3 40 13.3 0 25
K. Britt 2 1 15 15.0 0 15
D. Williams 2 1 13 13.0 0 13
K. Wright 4 2 11 5.5 0 7
C. Stevens 1 0 0 0 0 0
Receiving
  TAR REC YDS AVG TD LG
A. Brown 7 5 71 14.2 0 22
E. Sanders 12 7 57 8.1 0 20
J. Cotchery 7 4 34 8.5 1 11
D. Johnson 1 1 11 11.0 0 11
L. Stephens-Howling 3 2 11 5.5 0 7
I. Redman 3 2 7 3.5 0 7
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
A. Verner 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
No interceptions
Sacks
  NO. YDS
J. Casey 2.0 14.0
Z. Brown 2.0 9.0
D. Morgan 1.0 5.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
L. Woodley 1.0 8.0
Tackles
  TK Ast
Z. Brown 8 0
B. Pollard 5 1
J. McCourty 4 0
C. Sensabaugh 4 0
M. Fokou 4 2
A. Verner 3 0
D. Morgan 3 0
J. Casey 3 0
R. Pitoitua 3 1
M. Martin 1 0
M. Griffin 1 2
S. Hill 0 1
Tackles
  TK Ast
R. Clark 7 6
T. Polamalu 5 1
L. Timmons 4 1
B. Keisel 4 2
W. Gay 3 0
I. Taylor 3 0
Z. Hood 3 1
L. Foote 3 5
K. Wilson 2 0
J. Jones 2 0
L. Woodley 2 2
S. McLendon 2 4
C. Heyward 1 0
S. Thomas 1 0
C. Allen 1 1
A. Woods 0 2
J. Worilds 0 3
Tackles For Loss
  NO.
Z. Brown 2.0
J. Casey 2.0
J. McCourty 1.0
M. Fokou 1.0
M. Martin 1.0
D. Morgan 1.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO.
J. Jones 2.0
T. Polamalu 1.0
L. Woodley 1.0
Fumbles
  NO.
D. Walker 1
Fumbles
  NO.
B. Roethlisberger 1
I. Redman 1