Records: Pittsburgh 2-5, New England 6-2
Kick-off: 4:25 p.m. EST
Spread: New England by 6
Last meeting: Pittsburgh 25, New England 17 (2011)
Passing: The Steelers are averaging 253.4 yards per game while New England is putting up 209.4 per game.
Rushing: Pittsburgh is averaging 68.7 yards per outing while the Patriots are averaging 120.6 yards per contest.
Passing yards against per game: The Steelers are averaging 181 yards against per outing while New England averages 215.5 yards against per game.
Rushing yards against per game: Pittsburgh is averaging 121.9 yards against per game; meanwhile the Patriots are averaging 130.8 yards against per outing.
Thoughts: The Steelers fell to the Oakland Raiders in their last game while the Patriots outlasted the Miami Dolphins. I like New England to take care of business at home but taking Pittsburgh with the points as well as the over seems the way to go.
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