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Cincinnati Bengals 38 at Pittsburgh Steelers 31

Sunday, December 4, 2005
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Cincinnati Bengals (11-5-0)71410738
Pittsburgh Steelers (11-5-0)1437731

Game Info
Stadium Heinz Field
Start Time (ET) 1:00pm
Roof outdoors
Surface dessograss
Weather 27 degrees, relative humidity 81%, wind 8 mph, wind chill 20
Vegas Line Pittsburgh Steelers -4.0
Over/Under 43.0 (over)
Officials
Referee Bernie Kukar
Umpire Bill Schuster
Head Linesman Paul Weidner
Field Judge Boris Cheek
Back Judge Steve Freeman
Side Judge Tom Hill
Line Judge Tom Barnes

Expected Points Summary

Expected points are an estimate of points per play based on down, distance, and yard line. Points given for offense and defense are offensive/defensive plays + penalties on which there was no play (eg, a false start). Special teams are all kicking + punting plays. Points are zeroed out at the end of halves.

Scoring

Team Stats

Passing, Rushing, & Receiving

Defense & Returns

Kicking & Punting

Pass Targets

Cincinnati Bengals
No Direction (22/38, 227 yards, 3 TD)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Chris Henry 7 5 52 0
T.J. Houshmandzadeh 8 5 88 2
Chad Johnson 11 5 54 0
Rudi Johnson 1 1 5 0
Reggie Kelly 5 3 12 1
Chris Perry 4 2 12 0
Matt Schobel 1 0 0
Tony Stewart 1 1 4 0
Pittsburgh Steelers
No Direction (29/41, 386 yards, 3 TD)
Tgt Catches Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 3 3 24 0
Heath Miller 3 3 44 0
Quincy Morgan 2 1 25 1
Willie Parker 1 1 11 0
Antwaan Randle El 7 5 47 0
Duce Staley 3 2 9 0
Jerame Tuman 2 1 26 0
Hines Ward 14 9 135 2
Cedrick Wilson 6 4 65 0

Rushing

Cincinnati Bengals
LE (2 rushes, 12 yards)
Att Yds TD
T.J. Houshmandzadeh 1 7 0
Rudi Johnson 1 5 0
LT (3 rushes, 11 yards)
Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 3 11 0
LG (2 rushes, 8 yards)
Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 2 8 0
MD (5 rushes, 38 yards)
Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 5 38 0
RG (5 rushes, 5 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 5 5 1
RT (4 rushes, 17 yards)
Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 4 17 0
RE (1 rush, 14 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Rudi Johnson 1 14 1
Pittsburgh Steelers
LE (4 rushes, 16 yards, 1 TD)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 1 1
Willie Parker 2 8 0
Hines Ward 1 7 0
LT (4 rushes, 9 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 1 0
Willie Parker 3 8 0
LG (4 rushes, 23 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 3 0
Willie Parker 3 20 0
MD (10 rushes, 26 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 3 3 0
Willie Parker 4 10 0
Ben Roethlisberger 1 2 0
Duce Staley 2 11 0
RG (1 rush, 3 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 3 0
RT (1 rush, 17 yards)
Att Yds TD
Willie Parker 1 17 0
RE (3 rushes, 5 yards)
Att Yds TD
Jerome Bettis 1 2 0
Willie Parker 1 12 0
Duce Staley 1 -9 0

Cincinnati Bengals Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 12:31 CIN 16 8 3:12 52 Downs View Drive »
2 1 4:45 CIN 26 4 1:23 74 Touchdown View Drive »
3 1 0:13 CIN 47 11 5:05 53 Touchdown View Drive »
4 2 9:00 PIT 22 6 2:03 22 Touchdown View Drive »
5 2 3:45 CIN 25 3 0:53 7 Punt View Drive »
6 3 15:00 CIN 37 9 3:59 51 Field Goal View Drive »
7 3 9:05 PIT 3 2 1:08 3 Touchdown View Drive »
8 3 4:53 CIN 7 3 1:54 0 Punt View Drive »
9 3 1:17 CIN 44 3 0:50 5 Punt View Drive »
10 4 12:10 CIN 22 4 1:29 22 Punt View Drive »
11 4 8:59 PIT 49 6 2:50 49 Touchdown View Drive »
12 4 2:59 CIN 23 3 0:33 -1 Punt View Drive »
13 4 1:23 PIT 19 3 1:23 -3 End of Game View Drive »

Pittsburgh Steelers Drives

# Quarter Time LOS Plays Length Yds Result
1 1 15:00 PIT 28 5 2:29 22 Punt View Drive »
2 1 9:19 PIT 32 8 4:34 68 Touchdown View Drive »
3 1 3:22 PIT 28 7 3:09 72 Touchdown View Drive »
4 2 10:08 PIT 36 3 1:08 -4 Interception View Drive »
5 2 6:57 PIT 20 6 3:12 55 Fumble View Drive »
6 2 2:52 PIT 31 8 2:52 64 Field Goal View Drive »
7 3 11:01 PIT 42 4 1:56 58 Touchdown View Drive »
8 3 7:57 PIT 37 5 3:04 25 Punt View Drive »
9 3 2:59 CIN 45 3 1:42 3 Interception View Drive »
10 3 0:27 PIT 20 5 3:17 30 Punt View Drive »
11 4 10:41 PIT 20 4 1:42 22 Interception View Drive »
12 4 6:09 PIT 28 10 3:10 72 Touchdown View Drive »
13 4 2:26 PIT 24 4 1:03 -5 Downs View Drive »

Full Play-By-Play

Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail CIN PIT EPB EPA Win%
1st Quarter
1 CIN 30 Shayne Graham kicks off 58 yards, returned by Ricardo Colclough for 16 yards (tackle by Rashad Bauman) 0 0 0 0.81 0.0
1 14:54 1 10 PIT 28 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 8 yards (tackle by Tory James) 0 0 0.81 1.34 65.4
1 14:29 2 2 PIT 36 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 14 yards 0 0 1.34 2.26 67.9
1 14:05 1 10 PIT 50 Willie Parker left end for 1 yard (tackle by Ifeanyi Ohalete) 0 0 2.26 1.85 66.8
1 13:30 2 9 CIN 49 Willie Parker up the middle for -1 yards (tackle by Brian Simmons and Justin Smith) 0 0 1.85 1.03 64.5
1 12:49 3 10 PIT 50 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Duce Staley 0 0 1.03 -0.06 61.3
1 12:44 4 10 PIT 50 Chris Gardocki punts 37 yards, returned by Keiwan Ratliff for 3 yards (tackle by Brett Keisel) 0 0 -0.06 0.14 61.9
1 12:31 1 10 CIN 16 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chris Henry for 9 yards (tackle by Bryant McFadden) 0 0 -0.14 0.69 59.4
1 12:06 2 1 CIN 25 Rudi Johnson up the middle for 6 yards (tackle by Chris Hope and Larry Foote) 0 0 0.69 1 58.5
1 11:29 1 10 CIN 31 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chris Henry for 14 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 0 0 1 1.93 55.6
1 10:55 1 10 CIN 45 Rudi Johnson up the middle for 17 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 0 0 1.93 3.05 52.1
1 10:13 1 10 PIT 38 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chad Ochocinco 0 0 3.05 2.51 53.6
1 10:08 2 10 PIT 38 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chris Henry for 6 yards (tackle by Bryant McFadden) 0 0 2.51 2.61 53.3
1 9:29 3 4 PIT 32 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chris Henry 0 0 2.61 1.27 57.3
1 9:24 4 4 PIT 32 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chris Henry (defended by Bryant McFadden) 0 0 1.27 -1.07 64.3
1 9:19 1 10 PIT 32 Willie Parker left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Brian Simmons and John Thornton) 0 0 1.07 0.66 63.1
1 8:42 2 9 PIT 33 Willie Parker left guard for 6 yards (tackle by Shaun Smith) 0 0 0.66 0.76 63.3
1 8:01 3 3 PIT 39 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 7 yards (tackle by Odell Thurman) 0 0 0.76 1.99 66.9
1 7:16 1 10 PIT 46 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Jerame Tuman for 26 yards (tackle by Deltha O'Neal) 0 0 1.99 3.71 71.7
1 6:46 1 10 CIN 28 Willie Parker left tackle for 3 yards (tackle by Odell Thurman and Brian Simmons) 0 0 3.71 3.57 71.3
1 6:09 2 7 CIN 25 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Heath Miller for 21 yards (tackle by David Pollack) 0 0 3.57 6.28 78.2
1 5:28 1 4 CIN 4 Jerome Bettis right guard for 3 yards (tackle by Deltha O'Neal and Shaun Smith) 0 0 6.28 5.91 77.4
1 4:50 2 1 CIN 1 Jerome Bettis left end for 1 yard, touchdown 0 6 5.91 7 77.6
1 Jeff Reed kicks extra point good 0 7 0 0 0.0
1 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 59 yards, returned by Tab Perry for 15 yards (tackle by Mike Logan) 0 7 0 0.67 0.0
1 4:41 1 10 CIN 26 Penalty on Carson Palmer: Delay of Game, 5 yards (no play) 0 7 0.67 0.34 79.2
1 4:41 1 15 CIN 21 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chad Ochocinco for 19 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 0 7 0.34 1.6 76.2
1 4:04 1 10 CIN 40 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chad Ochocinco for 16 yards (tackle by Clark Haggans). Penalty on Deshea Townsend: Defensive Offside (Declined) 0 7 1.6 2.65 73.4
1 3:49 1 10 PIT 44 Rudi Johnson left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by James Farrior and Deshea Townsend) 0 7 2.65 2.25 74.5
1 3:29 2 9 PIT 43 Carson Palmer pass complete to T.J. Houshmandzadeh for 43 yards, touchdown 6 7 2.25 7 63.7
1 Shayne Graham kicks extra point good 7 7 0 0 0.0
1 CIN 30 Shayne Graham kicks off 53 yards, returned by Brett Keisel for 11 yards (tackle by Anthony Mitchell) 7 7 0 0.81 0.0
1 3:18 1 10 PIT 28 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Jerame Tuman 7 7 0.81 0.26 61.3
1 3:09 2 10 PIT 28 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Cedrick Wilson for no gain 7 7 0.26 -0.43 59.1
1 2:25 3 10 PIT 28 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 31 yards (tackle by Tory James) 7 7 -0.43 2.85 69.2
1 1:38 1 10 CIN 41 Willie Parker right end for 12 yards (tackle by Deltha O'Neal) 7 7 2.85 3.64 71.5
1 1:07 1 10 CIN 29 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Cedrick Wilson (defended by Landon Johnson) 7 7 3.64 3.1 70.0
1 1:03 2 10 CIN 29 Willie Parker left tackle for 4 yards (tackle by Odell Thurman and Ifeanyi Ohalete) 7 7 3.1 2.94 69.5
1 0:19 3 6 CIN 25 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Quincy Morgan for 25 yards, touchdown 7 13 2.94 7 78.0
1 Jeff Reed kicks extra point good 7 14 0 0 0.0
1 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 69 yards, returned by Tab Perry for 46 yards (tackle by Ricardo Colclough) 7 14 0 2.06 0.0
1 0:05 1 10 CIN 47 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chad Ochocinco for 5 yards (tackle by Ike Taylor) 7 14 2.06 2.19 74.8
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail CIN PIT EPB EPA Win%
2nd Quarter
2 15:00 2 5 PIT 48 Carson Palmer pass complete to T.J. Houshmandzadeh for 6 yards (tackle by Larry Foote) 7 14 2.19 2.79 73.2
2 14:27 1 10 PIT 42 Rudi Johnson left guard for 8 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 7 14 2.79 3.32 71.7
2 14:08 2 2 PIT 34 Rudi Johnson left end for 5 yards (tackle by Chris Hope) 7 14 3.32 3.64 70.7
2 13:41 50 Timeout #1 by Pittsburgh Steelers 7 14 0 0
2 13:40 1 10 PIT 29 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chad Ochocinco 7 14 3.64 3.1 72.3
2 13:35 2 10 PIT 29 Rudi Johnson right guard for -1 yards (tackle by James Farrior and Clark Haggans) 7 14 3.1 2.28 74.7
2 12:52 3 11 PIT 30 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chris Henry for 17 yards (tackle by Tyrone Carter) 7 14 2.28 4.71 67.5
2 12:13 1 10 PIT 13 Carson Palmer pass complete to Tony Stewart for 4 yards (tackle by Joey Porter) 7 14 4.71 4.77 67.2
2 11:34 2 6 PIT 9 Rudi Johnson right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Larry Foote and Clark Haggans) 7 14 4.77 4.78 67.2
2 10:57 3 2 PIT 5 Rudi Johnson right tackle for 4 yards (tackle by James Farrior and Deshea Townsend) 7 14 4.78 6.97 59.8
2 10:12 1 1 PIT 1 Carson Palmer pass complete to Reggie Kelly for 1 yard, touchdown 13 14 6.97 7 63.1
2 PIT 2 Shayne Graham kicks extra point good 14 14 0 0 0.0
2 CIN 30 Shayne Graham kicks off 62 yards, returned by Quincy Morgan for 28 yards (tackle by Hannibal Navies) 14 14 0 1.33 0.0
2 10:01 1 10 PIT 36 Willie Parker for -4 yards (tackle by Jonathan Fanene) 14 14 1.33 0.25 60.5
2 9:23 2 14 PIT 32 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Antwaan Randle El 14 14 0.25 -0.43 58.0
2 9:15 3 14 PIT 32 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Quincy Morgan is intercepted by Brian Simmons at CIN-47 and returned for 16 yards (tackle by Alan Faneca). Penalty on Antwaan Randle El: Low Block, 15 yards 14 14 -0.43 -4.11 44.5
2 9:00 1 10 PIT 22 Rudi Johnson right tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Deshea Townsend and James Farrior) 14 14 4.11 4.29 43.8
2 8:24 2 5 PIT 17 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for T.J. Houshmandzadeh 14 14 4.29 3.56 46.3
2 8:19 3 5 PIT 17 Carson Palmer pass complete to Reggie Kelly for 6 yards (tackle by James Farrior) 14 14 3.56 4.84 41.6
2 7:45 1 10 PIT 11 Rudi Johnson left tackle for 5 yards (tackle by Chris Hope and James Farrior) 14 14 4.84 5.08 40.5
2 7:06 2 5 PIT 6 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Matt Schobel 14 14 5.08 4.21 43.5
2 7:02 Timeout #1 by Cincinnati Bengals 14 14 0 0
2 7:02 3 5 PIT 6 Carson Palmer pass complete to T.J. Houshmandzadeh for 6 yards, touchdown 20 14 4.21 7 36.9
2 Shayne Graham kicks extra point good 21 14 0 0 0.0
2 CIN 30 Shayne Graham kicks off 70 yards, touchback 21 14 0 0.28 0.0
2 6:57 1 10 PIT 20 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 7 yards (tackle by Deltha O'Neal) 21 14 0.28 0.68 35.8
2 6:19 2 3 PIT 27 Jerome Bettis left guard for 3 yards (tackle by Odell Thurman) 21 14 0.68 0.94 36.4
2 5:43 1 10 PIT 30 Jerome Bettis right end for 2 yards (tackle by Brian Simmons and Ifeanyi Ohalete) 21 14 0.94 0.66 35.2
2 5:09 2 8 PIT 32 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Shaun Smith and John Thornton) 21 14 0.66 0.37 33.9
2 4:28 3 5 PIT 35 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 18 yards (tackle by Rashad Bauman). Penalty on Odell Thurman: Roughing the Passer, 15 yards 21 14 0.37 3.45 45.1
2 3:57 1 10 CIN 32 Hines Ward left end for 7 yards (tackle by Robert Geathers). Hines Ward fumbles (forced by Robert Geathers), recovered by Kevin Kaesviharn at CIN-25 (tackle by Heath Miller) 21 14 3.45 -0.61 29.9
2 3:45 1 10 CIN 25 T.J. Houshmandzadeh left end for 7 yards (tackle by Casey Hampton) 21 14 0.61 1.01 28.4
2 3:22 2 3 CIN 32 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chad Ochocinco 21 14 1.01 0.3 30.7
2 3:15 3 3 CIN 32 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chris Perry (defended by Aaron Smith) 21 14 0.3 -1.24 36.2
2 3:12 4 3 CIN 32 Kyle Larson punts 50 yards, returned by Antwaan Randle El for no gain. Penalty on Hannibal Navies: Ineligible Downfield Kick (Offsetting), Penalty on Quincy Morgan: Illegal Block Above the Waist (Offsetting) (no play) 21 14 -1.24 -1.24 36.2
2 2:59 4 3 CIN 32 Kyle Larson punts 37 yards 21 14 -1.24 -1 35.2
2 2:52 1 10 PIT 31 Jerome Bettis left tackle for 1 yard (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn and Odell Thurman) 21 14 1 0.6 33.6
2 2:16 2 9 PIT 32 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Cedrick Wilson for 41 yards (tackle by Ifeanyi Ohalete) 21 14 0.6 3.78 45.7
2 2:00 1 10 CIN 27 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Jerome Bettis for 7 yards (tackle by Caleb Miller) 21 14 3.78 4.18 47.2
2 1:21 2 3 CIN 20 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Jerome Bettis for 8 yards (tackle by Landon Johnson) 21 14 4.18 4.78 49.5
2 0:51 1 10 CIN 12 Jerome Bettis up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Shaun Smith and Landon Johnson) 21 14 4.78 4.45 48.0
2 0:45 Timeout #2 by Pittsburgh Steelers 21 14 0 0
2 0:45 2 8 CIN 10 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 21 14 4.45 3.48 43.9
2 0:42 3 8 CIN 10 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Duce Staley for 5 yards (tackle by Odell Thurman) 21 14 3.48 3.02 42.0
2 0:02 Timeout #3 by Pittsburgh Steelers 21 14 0 0
2 0:02 4 3 CIN 5 Jeff Reed 23 yard field goal good 21 17 3.02 3 41.7
End of Half211700
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail CIN PIT EPB EPA Win%
3rd Quarter
3 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 57 yards, returned by Tab Perry for 24 yards (tackle by Ricardo Colclough) 21 17 0 1.4 0.0
3 14:53 1 10 CIN 37 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chad Ochocinco for 9 yards (tackle by Clark Haggans) 21 17 1.4 2.07 33.4
3 14:41 2 1 CIN 46 Penalty on Casey Hampton: Defensive Offside, 5 yards (no play) 21 17 2.07 2.32 32.3
3 14:26 1 10 PIT 49 Carson Palmer pass complete to T.J. Houshmandzadeh for 14 yards (tackle by Larry Foote) 21 17 2.32 3.25 28.8
3 13:59 1 10 PIT 35 Rudi Johnson up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by James Farrior and Larry Foote) 21 17 3.25 2.84 30.0
3 13:20 2 9 PIT 34 Rudi Johnson left tackle for 5 yards 21 17 2.84 2.81 29.7
3 12:43 3 4 PIT 29 Rudi Johnson up the middle for 12 yards (tackle by Chris Hope and Joey Porter) 21 17 2.81 4.44 23.6
3 12:01 1 10 PIT 17 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for T.J. Houshmandzadeh 21 17 4.44 3.85 25.2
3 11:53 2 10 PIT 17 Carson Palmer pass complete to Rudi Johnson for 5 yards (tackle by Deshea Townsend) 21 17 3.85 3.88 25.0
3 11:09 3 5 PIT 12 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chris Perry (defended by Brett Keisel) 21 17 3.88 2.68 28.9
3 11:01 4 5 PIT 12 Shayne Graham 30 yard field goal good 24 17 2.68 3 27.6
3 CIN 30 Shayne Graham kicks off 62 yards, returned by Quincy Morgan for 34 yards (tackle by Shayne Graham) 24 17 0 1.73 0.0
3 10:54 1 10 PIT 42 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 14 yards (tackle by Tory James) 24 17 1.73 2.65 38.3
3 10:31 1 10 CIN 44 Willie Parker up the middle for 7 yards (tackle by Ifeanyi Ohalete and Shaun Smith) 24 17 2.65 3.06 39.9
3 9:56 2 3 CIN 37 Willie Parker right tackle for 17 yards (tackle by Deltha O'Neal and Kevin Kaesviharn) 24 17 3.06 4.24 45.0
3 9:11 1 10 CIN 20 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 20 yards, touchdown 24 23 4.24 7 52.9
3 Jeff Reed kicks extra point good 24 24 0 0 0.0
3 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 67 yards, returned by Tab Perry for 94 yards (tackle by Ike Taylor) 24 24 0 6.51 0.0
3 8:45 1 3 PIT 3 Rudi Johnson up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 24 24 6.51 5.91 30.5
3 8:01 2 1 PIT 1 Rudi Johnson right guard for 1 yard, touchdown 30 24 5.91 7 29.6
3 Shayne Graham kicks extra point good 31 24 0 0 0.0
3 CIN 30 Shayne Graham kicks off 58 yards, returned by Ricardo Colclough for 25 yards (tackle by Hannibal Navies) 31 24 0 1.4 0.0
3 7:52 1 10 PIT 37 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 19 yards (tackle by Deltha O'Neal) 31 24 1.4 2.65 36.7
3 7:12 1 10 CIN 44 Willie Parker left guard for 12 yards (tackle by Tory James and Ifeanyi Ohalete) 31 24 2.65 3.45 40.0
3 6:32 1 10 CIN 32 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Antwaan Randle El 31 24 3.45 2.9 37.1
3 6:27 2 10 CIN 32 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Willie Parker for no gain. Penalty on Alan Faneca: Illegal Block Above the Waist, 10 yards (no play) 31 24 2.9 1.55 30.9
3 5:59 2 20 CIN 42 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 31 24 1.55 0.89 27.7
3 5:52 3 20 CIN 42 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Duce Staley for 4 yards (tackle by Odell Thurman) 31 24 0.89 0.72 26.9
3 5:06 4 16 CIN 38 Chris Gardocki punts 31 yards 31 24 0.72 0.38 24.9
3 4:53 1 10 CIN 7 Rudi Johnson left guard for no gain 31 24 -0.38 -0.78 26.4
3 4:09 2 10 CIN 7 Carson Palmer pass complete to Reggie Kelly for 5 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu) 31 24 -0.78 -0.84 26.1
3 3:36 3 5 CIN 12 Carson Palmer sacked by Clark Haggans for -5 yards 31 24 -0.84 -2.49 33.2
3 3:11 4 10 CIN 7 Kyle Larson punts 46 yards, returned by Antwaan Randle El for 8 yards (tackle by Marcus Wilkins) 31 24 -2.49 -2.59 33.3
3 2:59 1 10 CIN 45 Willie Parker up the middle for 1 yard (tackle by Odell Thurman). Willie Parker fumbles (forced by Odell Thurman), recovered by Alan Faneca at CIN-44 31 24 2.59 2.18 31.2
3 2:14 2 9 CIN 44 Willie Parker left guard for 2 yards (tackle by Landon Johnson) 31 24 2.18 1.75 28.5
3 1:31 3 7 CIN 42 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward is intercepted by Deltha O'Neal at CIN-7 and returned for 37 yards (tackle by Max Starks) 31 24 1.75 -1.86 13.6
3 1:17 1 10 CIN 44 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chad Ochocinco (defended by Ike Taylor) 31 24 1.86 1.32 15.2
3 1:06 2 10 CIN 44 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chad Ochocinco for 5 yards (tackle by Ike Taylor) 31 24 1.32 1.29 15.1
3 0:40 3 5 CIN 49 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for T.J. Houshmandzadeh 31 24 1.29 -0.13 19.9
3 0:36 4 5 CIN 49 Kyle Larson punts 51 yards, touchback 31 24 -0.13 -0.28 20.4
3 0:27 1 10 PIT 20 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Heath Miller for 12 yards (tackle by Brian Simmons) 31 24 0.28 1.07 23.7
Quarter Time Down ToGo Location Detail CIN PIT EPB EPA Win%
4th Quarter
4 15:00 1 10 PIT 32 Willie Parker left end for 7 yards. Willie Parker fumbles, recovered by Alan Faneca at CIN-48 31 24 1.07 2.39 29.6
4 14:22 1 10 CIN 48 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Jerome Bettis for 9 yards (tackle by Landon Johnson) 31 24 2.39 3.06 32.6
4 13:35 2 1 CIN 39 Jerome Bettis up the middle for -2 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn and Landon Johnson) 31 24 3.06 2.08 26.6
4 13:01 3 3 CIN 41 Duce Staley right end for -9 yards. Duce Staley fumbles, recovered by Duce Staley at tm_-50 31 24 2.08 -0.06 16.2
4 12:15 4 12 PIT 50 Chris Gardocki punts 28 yards, fair catch by Keiwan Ratliff 31 24 -0.06 -0.41 14.0
4 12:10 1 10 CIN 22 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chris Perry for 5 yards (tackle by Troy Polamalu). Penalty on Clark Haggans: Roughing the Passer, 15 yards 31 24 0.41 1.73 9.6
4 11:45 1 10 CIN 42 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Reggie Kelly 31 24 1.73 1.19 10.7
4 11:40 Timeout #1 by Cincinnati Bengals 31 24 0 0
4 11:40 2 10 CIN 42 Rudi Johnson right tackle for 2 yards (tackle by Casey Hampton and James Farrior) 31 24 1.19 0.76 12.0
4 10:56 3 8 CIN 44 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Reggie Kelly 31 24 0.76 -0.46 15.7
4 10:51 4 8 CIN 44 Kyle Larson punts 56 yards, touchback 31 24 -0.46 -0.28 14.8
4 10:41 1 10 PIT 20 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Heath Miller for 11 yards (tackle by Landon Johnson) 31 24 0.28 1 17.7
4 10:06 1 10 PIT 31 Duce Staley up the middle for 8 yards (tackle by Landon Johnson and Justin Smith) 31 24 1 1.54 19.4
4 9:44 2 2 PIT 39 Duce Staley up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Shaun Smith and Kevin Kaesviharn) 31 24 1.54 1.73 19.8
4 9:08 1 10 PIT 42 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward is intercepted by Odell Thurman at CIN-46 and returned for 5 yards (tackle by Hines Ward) 31 24 1.73 -2.32 4.9
4 8:59 1 10 PIT 49 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chad Ochocinco (defended by Ike Taylor) 31 24 2.32 1.78 5.9
4 8:52 2 10 PIT 49 Rudi Johnson right tackle for 6 yards (tackle by Chris Hope and James Farrior) 31 24 1.78 1.88 5.5
4 8:09 3 4 PIT 43 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chris Henry for 6 yards (tackle by Bryant McFadden) 31 24 1.88 3.12 2.7
4 7:43 1 10 PIT 37 Carson Palmer pass complete to T.J. Houshmandzadeh for 19 yards (tackle by Deshea Townsend) 31 24 3.12 4.37 1.3
4 7:01 1 10 PIT 18 Rudi Johnson right guard for 4 yards (tackle by Casey Hampton and Clark Haggans) 31 24 4.37 4.43 0.9
4 6:16 2 6 PIT 14 Rudi Johnson right end for 14 yards, touchdown 37 24 4.43 7 0.2
4 Shayne Graham kicks extra point good 38 24 0 0 0.0
4 CIN 30 Shayne Graham kicks off 64 yards, returned by Quincy Morgan for 22 yards (tackle by Anthony Mitchell) 38 24 0 0.81 0.0
4 6:03 1 10 PIT 28 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 7 yards (tackle by Brian Simmons). Penalty on Justin Smith: Defensive Offside, 5 yards (no play) 38 24 0.81 1.54 0.3
4 5:36 1 5 PIT 33 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Cedrick Wilson for 12 yards 38 24 1.54 1.93 0.2
4 5:12 1 10 PIT 45 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Cedrick Wilson for 12 yards (tackle by Kevin Kaesviharn) 38 24 1.93 2.72 0.3
4 4:46 1 10 CIN 43 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 14 yards (tackle by Brian Simmons) 38 24 2.72 3.64 0.4
4 4:21 1 10 CIN 29 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Cedrick Wilson 38 24 3.64 3.1 0.2
4 4:17 2 10 CIN 29 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 9 yards (tackle by Robert Geathers) 38 24 3.1 3.6 0.3
4 3:58 3 1 CIN 20 Ben Roethlisberger up the middle for 2 yards (tackle by Odell Thurman) 38 24 3.6 4.37 0.4
4 3:37 1 10 CIN 18 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Antwaan Randle El for 9 yards (tackle by Brian Simmons) 38 24 4.37 5.42 0.6
4 3:28 2 1 CIN 9 Ben Roethlisberger pass incomplete intended for Hines Ward 38 24 5.42 4.74 0.3
4 3:25 3 1 CIN 9 Willie Parker up the middle for 3 yards (tackle by Odell Thurman) 38 24 4.74 5.83 0.7
4 3:04 1 6 CIN 6 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 6 yards, touchdown 38 30 5.83 7 0.6
4 Jeff Reed kicks extra point good 38 31 0 0 0.0
4 PIT 30 Jeff Reed kicks off 65 yards, returned by Tab Perry for 18 yards (tackle by Sean Morey) 38 31 0 0.48 0.0
4 2:52 1 10 CIN 23 Carson Palmer pass incomplete intended for Chad Ochocinco (defended by Troy Polamalu) 38 31 0.48 -0.07 1.2
4 2:48 2 10 CIN 23 Rudi Johnson right guard for -3 yards (tackle by Larry Foote and James Farrior) 38 31 -0.07 -1.15 2.7
4 2:43 Timeout #1 by Pittsburgh Steelers 38 31 0 0
4 2:43 3 13 CIN 20 Carson Palmer pass complete to Chris Perry for 7 yards (tackle by Chris Hope). Penalty on Levi Jones: Offensive Holding (Declined) 38 31 -1.15 -1.57 3.5
4 2:37 4 6 CIN 27 Penalty on Landon Johnson: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 38 31 -1.57 -1.9 4.2
4 2:37 4 11 CIN 22 Kyle Larson punts 44 yards, returned by Antwaan Randle El for no gain. Penalty on Tyrone Carter: Offensive Holding, 10 yards 38 31 -1.9 -0.54 1.4
4 2:26 1 10 PIT 24 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Hines Ward for 6 yards (tackle by Rashad Bauman) 38 31 0.54 0.81 1.4
4 2:03 2 4 PIT 30 Penalty on Max Starks: False Start, 5 yards (no play) 38 31 0.81 0.13 0.4
4 2:01 2 9 PIT 25 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Cedrick Wilson for 16 yards (tackle by Landon Johnson). Penalty on Trai Essex: Offensive Holding, 10 yards (no play) 38 31 0.13 -1.35 0.1
4 1:54 2 19 PIT 15 Ben Roethlisberger sacked by David Pollack for -5 yards 38 31 -1.35 -3.06 0.0
4 1:44 Timeout #2 by Pittsburgh Steelers 38 31 0 0
4 1:44 3 24 PIT 10 Ben Roethlisberger pass complete to Willie Parker for 11 yards (tackle by Landon Johnson) 38 31 -3.06 -1.96 0.0
4 1:34 Timeout #3 by Pittsburgh Steelers 38 31 0 0
4 1:34 4 13 PIT 21 Ben Roethlisberger sacked by Justin Smith for -2 yards 38 31 -1.96 -4.31 0.0
4 1:23 1 10 PIT 19 Carson Palmer kneels for -1 yards 38 31 4.31 3.63 0.0
4 1:23 2 11 PIT 20 Carson Palmer kneels for -1 yards 38 31 3.63 2.81 0.0
4 0:21 3 12 PIT 21 Carson Palmer kneels for -1 yards 38 31 2.81 1.99 0.0
End of Regulation38311.990
Scoring plays are highlighted in green and accepted penalties are highlighted in gray, while changes of possession are denoted by a bold line. Expected points before and after are relative to the team possessing the ball at the start of the play (though kickoffs are assumed to be in possession of the receiving team).