NFL Week 7: Texans vs Steelers Highlights

by Michael Drahota | Posted on Monday, October 20th, 2014 | 0

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Tonight (October 20, 2014) the Houston Texans traveled into Heinz Field to take on the struggling Pittsburgh Steelers on Monday Night Football.

The Texans had been keeping games competitive with the superb rushing attack of star back Arian Foster. Foster got lose on a big gain early to set the Texans up in good field position (courtesy of Vine):

The Texans drew first blood with an 11-yard touchdown reception by running back Alfred Blue (Vine):


The Texans kicked two field goals to go up 13-0 over the home team, but the Steelers added a field goal before this momentum-shifting touchdown from Ben Roethlisberger to Martavis Bryant (Vine):

The Steelers pinned the Texans deep into their own territory, and Foster fumbled the ball on second down to give the Steelers prime scoring position. They capitalized with a reverse pass from sensational wide receiver Antonio Brown to Lance Brown (Vine):

Incredibly, the Steelers got the ball back again thanks to an interception by Brent Keisel with under a minute left in the first half, scoring their third touchdown in under three minutes on a 2-yard pass to running back Le’Veon Bell (Vine):

Pittsburgh completed the incredible first half comeback up 24-10.

The Texans added a field goal in the second half, but Pittsburgh also kicked one with six minutes remaining in the game, going up 27-16.

The Steelers turned a DeAndre Hopkins into another field goal to go up 30-16 before Houston fought back within 30-23 on a short pass to Foster. It was a valiant effort but The Steelers recovered the onside kick to win the action-packed contest.


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