STEELERS (3-2) VS. CHIEFS (5-0)


STEELERS (3-2) VS. CHIEFS (5-0)

KICKOFF — 4:25 p.m.at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City

TV/RADIO — CBS; WNIO-AM 1390.

OPENING LINE SEmD Chiefs by 31/2.

RECORD VS. SPREAD — Pittsburgh 2-3, Kansas City 5-0

SERIES RECORD SEmD Steelers lead 22-11.

LAST MEETING SEmD Steelers beat Chiefs 18-16, division playoffs, Jan. 15.

LAST WEEK SEmD Steelers lost to Jaguars 30-9; Chiefs beat Texans 42-34.

AP PRO32 RANKING — Steelers No. 10, Chiefs No. 1.

STEELERS OFFENSE SEmD OVERALL (17), RUSH (24), PASS (12).

STEELERS DEFENSE SEmD OVERALL (4), RUSH (28), PASS (1).

CHIEFS OFFENSE SEmD OVERALL (2), RUSH (2), PASS (9).

CHIEFS DEFENSE SEmD OVERALL (27), RUSH (T20), PASS (25).

NOTES — Steelers beat Chiefs 18-16 in divisional round of playoffs last season. ... Pittsburgh has won five of last six in series. ... Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger threw five picks last week vs. Jacksonville. ... RB LeVeon Bell needs one TD rushing to pass Rashard Mendenhall (29) for fifth most in Steelers history. ... WR Antonio Brown needs one TD receiving to pass Lynn Swann (51) for third in Steelers history. Brown needs 78 yards receiving to join Hines Ward (12,083) as second player in franchise history with 9,000. ... Steelers LB James Harrison needs a half-sack to hit 80 for career. ... Chiefs are 5-0 for third time in franchise history. ... Kansas City averages NFL-best 32.8 points. ... Chiefs have seven takeaways and one giveaway, which occurred on first play from scrimmage in Week 1. ... RB Kareem Hunt has four 100-yard rushing games, second among Chiefs rookies. Joe Delaney had five in 1981. ... Hunt leads NFL in yards per carry (6.28), yards rushing (609) and scrimmage yards per game (155). ... Chiefs P Dustin Colquitt passed Jerrel Wilson last week for most punt yardage in franchise history (44,239).

Associated Press

More like this from vindy.com

Don't Miss a Story

Sign up for our newsletter to receive daily news directly in your inbox.