The Pittsburgh Steelers ended the New York Giants' winning streak with a familiar formula. Ben Roethlisberger passed for 289 yards and two touchdowns, Le'Veon Bell rolled up 182 yards of total offense, and Pittsburgh's resurgent defense harassed Eli Manning into a flurry of mistakes in a dominant 24-14 win on Sunday. Antonio Brown edged good buddy Odell Beckham Jr. in their personal showdown, catching six passes for 54 yards and an acrobatic scoring grab at the back of the end zone. Tight end Ladarius Green added six receptions for 110 yards, both career highs, and a touchdown as the Steelers (7-5) won their third straight to keep pace with Baltimore atop the AFC North. Manning completed just
Activists in New Orleans are calling for an independent investigation into the shooting death of former NFL running back Joe McKnight. Family and friends prayed for McKnight at a Friday night vigil after the 28-year-old was killed in a road rage incident outside New Orleans on Thursday. The family is demanding an explanation for why the gunman was released without any charges being filed. Omar Villafranca reports.
Ralph Vacchiano, SNY.tv: THE GAME: The Indianapolis Colts (5-6) at the Jets (3-8) at the Meadowlands on Monday, Dec. 5 at 8:25 p.m. ET. THE WEATHER: It's getting colder around here. A mild day with temperatures near 50 will see the temperatures drop below 40 during the game with the light Meadowlands winds making it feel even colder. WHAT IT MEANS: Seriously, I don't know any more. The Jets can't finish above .500, so this season is done. In fact, they can officially, mathematically be eliminated from the AFC playoff race this weekend if they lose after the Broncos' win at Jacksonville . Maybe then they'll finally stop with the Ryan Fitzpatrick charade and give Bryce Petty a chance to see what