After spending much of the game struggling to convert first downs, the Steelers got rolling late in the second quarter and mounted a go-ahead touchdown drive with 45 seconds to play in the first half against the Browns.
There will be messages from tackle Joe Thomas, quarterback DeShone Kizer, linebacker Jamie Collins, linebacker Christian Kirksey, Coach Hue Jackson and others, Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio reports.
Mandatory evacuation for Georgia's coast
One orders nursing homes and hospitals in seven counties on or near the coast to evacuate. "Irma is a powerful storm". Deal expanded a state of emergency to 30 counties near the coast on Thursday afternoon.
The Steelers covered total 372 yards per game last season while the Browns ran for 311 yards.
On second and goal from the Pittsburgh one-yard line, Kizer took the snap, ran around left tackle and muscled his way into the end zone for his first career touchdown. Two of Pittsburgh's 3 scores were set up by big plays - a 50-yard completion on a ball that was tipped to Antonio Brown and a 41-yard pass interference penalty. The Steelers only managed 290 total yards, and the Browns held Le'Veon Bell to just 32 yards on 11 carries. The Steelers came at the rookie quarterback in waves and sacked the young signal caller seven times. However, the Cleveland Browns rookie bounced right back after that early bit if frustration to lead a 12-play, 68-yard drive.
Tropical Storm Katia Weakens As It Enters Mexico
At the same time, Irma strengthened back into a Category 5 storm Friday night, after weakening to a Category 4 earlier in the day. Hurricane Irma , one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, made landfall in Cuba on Friday as a Category 5 storm.
NOTES: CB Joe Haden, who was cut by the Browns on August 30, started for the Steelers.
After the players protested before the Giants game, team leader Christian Kirksey told reporters, "We did it out of respect".
Convict Abu Salem May Not Have To Spend Life In Jail
Dossa died of a heart attack a few days after his conviction.One Abdul Qayoom Karim Shaikh was acquitted for lack of evidence. The court had convicted six people, including the mastermind of the attack Mustafa Dosa and Abu Salem on June 16 this year.
The defense was also a bright spot on Sunday, as the group only allowed 14 points after that blocked punt disaster at the start of the game.