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PITTSBURGH (6-8) vs. GREEN BAY (7-6-1)

Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, CBS

OPENING LINE - No line

RECORD VS. SPREAD - Pittsburgh 7-7, Green Bay 5-9

SERIES RECORD - Packers lead 19-14

LAST MEETING - Packers beat Steelers 31-25, Feb. 6, 2011 in Super Bowl

LAST WEEK - Steelers beat Bengals 30-20; Packers beat Cowboys 37-36

AP PRO32 RANKING - Steelers No. 20, Packers No. 15

STEELERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (18), RUSH (31), PASS (11)

STEELERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (11), RUSH (19), PASS (8)

PACKERS OFFENSE - OVERALL (4), RUSH (7), PASS (7)

PACKERS DEFENSE - OVERALL (26), RUSH (25), PASS (22)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Packers still in running for NFC North title; Steelers eliminated in AFC North. ... Teams' first regular-season meeting since 2009, 37-36 win by Pittsburgh in highest-scoring game in series. ... Teams have combined for 19 world championships, including NFL-best 13 for Packers. ... Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger needs 85 yards passing to reach 4,000 for third time in career. ... RB Le'Veon Bell averages 94 yards from scrimmage per game, best among AFC rookies. ... WR Antonio Brown needs five catches to join Hines Ward as only Steelers with 100 in one season. ... LB Jason Worilds has four sacks in last three games. ... Packers have won final home game each year since Mike McCarthy became coach in 2006. ... Packers coming off back-to-back one-point victories for first time since 1989. ... QB Matt Flynn became first quarterback in franchise history to throw four TD passes in second half in last week's win over Cowboys. ... RB Eddie Lacy leads NFL in rushing since Oct. 1 with 977 yards. ... WR Jordy Nelson one of seven players in league with at least seven touchdown catches in last three seasons. ... David Bakhtiari only rookie in league to start at left tackle this season. ... LB Nick Perry has four sacks and three forced fumbles in past six games. ... McCarthy grew up in Pittsburgh and coached at University of Pittsburgh from 1989-92.

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