Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos Play By Play

First Quarter
Denver Broncos at 15:00
M. Knorr kicks 70 yards from DEN 30 to end zone, Touchback.
Pittsburgh Steelers at 15:00
1-10-PIT20(15:00) T. Maddox pass to P. Burress to PIT 38 for 18 yards (L. Walls).
1-10-PIT38(14:26) A. Zereoue left guard to PIT 42 for 4 yards (A. Wilson).
2-6-PIT42(13:51) A. Zereoue right tackle to PIT 42 for no gain (A. Wilson; S. Brandon).
3-6-PIT42(13:11) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass to H. Ward to DEN 46 for 12 yards (J. Spencer).
1-10-DEN46(12:33) A. Zereoue left tackle to DEN 46 for no gain (J. Mobley, A. Wilson).
2-10-DEN46(11:55) T. Maddox sacked at DEN 46 for 0 yards (B. Berry).
3-10-DEN46(11:20) (Shotgun) T. Maddox sacked at PIT 46 for -8 yards (T. Pryce).
4-18-PIT46(10:53) J. Miller punts 37 yards to DEN 17, Center-M. Schneck. D. O'Neal to DEN 24 for 7 yards (L. Mays).
Denver Broncos at 10:42
1-10-DEN24(10:42) S. Beuerlein pass intended for E. McCaffrey INTERCEPTED by C. Scott at DEN 33. C. Scott to DEN 9 for 24 yards (M. Lepsis).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 10:32
1-9-DEN9(10:32) J. Bettis right guard to DEN 9 for no gain (M. Pope).
2-9-DEN9(9:52) T. Maddox pass to P. Burress to DEN 5 for 4 yards (K. Herndon).
3-5-DEN5(9:06) T. Maddox pass incomplete to V. Haynes.
4-5-DEN5(9:03) J. Reed 24 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M. Schneck, Holder-T. Maddox.
PIT 3   DEN 0,   Plays: 4   Yards: 4   Possession: 1:32.
 
Pittsburgh Steelers at 09:00
J. Reed kicks 73 yards from PIT 30 to DEN -3. C. Cole to DEN 15 for 18 yards (T. Polamalu).
Denver Broncos at 08:55
1-10-DEN15(8:55) S. Beuerlein sacked at DEN 9 for -6 yards (K. Bell).
PENALTY on PIT-J. Gildon, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 15 - No Play.
1-5-DEN20(8:32) S. Beuerlein pass to R. Smith to DEN 37 for 17 yards (B. Alexander).
1-10-DEN37(7:48) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to S. Sharpe.
2-10-DEN37(7:42) C. Portis up the middle to DEN 38 for 1 yard (J. Porter).
3-9-DEN38(7:02) PENALTY on PIT-C. Haggans, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 38 - No Play.
3-4-DEN43(6:55) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to R. Smith.
4-4-DEN43(6:52) M. Knorr punts 55 yards to PIT 2, Center-M. Leach, out of bounds.
PENALTY on DEN-M. Anderson, Ineligible Downfield Kick, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 43 - No Play.
4-9-DEN38(6:42) M. Knorr punts 59 yards to PIT 3, Center-M. Leach. A. Randle El pushed ob at PIT 11 for 8 yards (W. Middlebrooks).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 06:31
1-10-PIT11(6:31) A. Zereoue left guard to PIT 13 for 2 yards (D. Davis).
2-8-PIT13(5:57) T. Maddox pass to H. Ward to PIT 16 for 3 yards (K. Herndon).
3-5-PIT16(5:16) PENALTY on PIT-O. Ross, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at PIT 16 - No Play.
3-10-PIT11(5:00) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass to H. Ward to PIT 30 for 19 yards (S. Brandon).
1-10-PIT30(4:25) A. Zereoue right guard to PIT 31 for 1 yard (N. Ferguson).
2-9-PIT31(3:50) H. Ward left end to PIT 43 for 12 yards (A. Wilson).
1-10-PIT43(3:08) T. Maddox pass incomplete to D. Kreider (D. Spragan).
2-10-PIT36(3:02) A. Randle El FUMBLES (Aborted) at PIT 36, recovered by PIT-H. Ward at PIT 36. Penalty on PIT-K. Vincent, Illegal Block Above the Waist, declined.
3-17-PIT36(2:36) T. Maddox sacked at PIT 19 for -17 yards. FUMBLES, recovered by PIT-V. Haynes at PIT 19. V. Haynes to PIT 19 for no gain (N. Ferguson). Play Challenged by PIT and Upheld. (Timeout #1 by PIT.)
4-34-PIT19(1:50) J. Miller punts 49 yards to DEN 32, Center-M. Schneck. D. O'Neal to DEN 36 for 4 yards (C. Hope).
Denver Broncos at 01:40
1-10-DEN36(1:40) R. Smith right end to PIT 38 for 26 yards (M. Logan).
1-10-PIT38(:59) S. Beuerlein up the middle to PIT 33 for 5 yards (K. Bell).
2-5-PIT33(:16) C. Portis up the middle to PIT 23 for 10 yards (M. Logan).
Second Quarter
Denver Broncos continued...
1-10-PIT23(15:00) C. Portis right tackle to PIT 20 for 3 yards (J. Gildon).
2-7-PIT20(14:18) S. Beuerlein pass to A. Lelie to PIT 15 for 5 yards (D. Washington).
3-2-PIT15(13:38) C. Portis left tackle to PIT 11 for 4 yards (T. Polamalu).
1-10-PIT11(12:58) C. Portis left tackle to PIT 10 for 1 yard (J. Porter).
2-9-PIT10(12:15) S. Beuerlein pass to S. Sharpe for 10 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
J. Elam extra point is GOOD, Center-M. Leach, Holder-M. Knorr.
PIT 3   DEN 7,   Plays: 8   Yards: 64   Possession: 4:31.
 
Denver Broncos at 12:09
M. Knorr kicks 49 yards from DEN 30 to PIT 21. D. Kreider to PIT 36 for 15 yards (C. Young).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 12:03
1-10-PIT36(12:03) (Shotgun) A. Randle El right end pushed ob at PIT 43 for 7 yards (N. Ferguson).
2-3-PIT43(11:39) J. Bettis right guard to PIT 45 for 2 yards (D. Spragan).
3-1-PIT45(11:01) J. Bettis left guard to PIT 45 for no gain (K. Herndon; A. Wilson).
4-1-PIT45(10:30) J. Bettis right guard to 50 for 5 yards (N. Ferguson).
1-10-50 (9:53) T. Maddox pass incomplete to P. Burress.
PENALTY on PIT-K. Simmons, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at 50 - No Play.
1-20-PIT40(9:46) A. Zereoue left end to PIT 41 for 1 yard (D. Spragan, S. Brandon).
2-19-PIT41(9:05) T. Maddox pass to A. Zereoue to PIT 49 for 8 yards (M. Fatafehi; N. Ferguson).
3-11-PIT49(8:22) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass incomplete (A. Wilson).
4-11-PIT49(8:15) J. Miller punts 51 yards to end zone, Center-M. Schneck, Touchback.
Denver Broncos at 08:04
1-10-DEN20(8:04) S. Beuerlein pass intended for R. Smith INTERCEPTED by B. Alexander at DEN 33. B. Alexander to DEN 19 for 14 yards (R. Smith).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 07:55
1-10-DEN19(7:55) T. Maddox pass incomplete to J. Riemersma (K. Herndon, N. Ferguson).
PENALTY on DEN-N. Ferguson, Unnecessary Roughness, 9 yards, enforced at DEN 19 - No Play.
1-10-DEN10(7:49) J. Bettis left guard to DEN 9 for 1 yard (D. Davis).
2-9-DEN9(7:08) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass to A. Zereoue to DEN 8 for 1 yard (S. Brandon).
3-8-DEN8(6:25) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass incomplete (T. Pryce).
4-8-DEN8(6:18) J. Reed 26 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M. Schneck, Holder-T. Maddox.
PIT 6   DEN 7,   Plays: 4   Yards: 11   Possession: 1:40.
 
Pittsburgh Steelers at 06:15
J. Reed kicks 70 yards from PIT 30 to end zone, Touchback.
Denver Broncos at 06:15
1-10-DEN20(6:15) C. Portis right tackle to DEN 21 for 1 yard (A. Smith).
2-9-DEN21(5:37) S. Beuerlein pass to C. Portis to DEN 25 for 4 yards (C. Hampton; J. Porter).
3-5-DEN25(4:51) S. Beuerlein pass to R. Smith to DEN 29 for 4 yards (D. Washington).
4-1-DEN29(4:06) M. Knorr punts 55 yards to PIT 16, Center-M. Leach. A. Randle El to PIT 16 for no gain (W. Middlebrooks).
PENALTY on PIT-T. Polamalu, Offensive Holding, 7 yards, enforced at PIT 16.
Pittsburgh Steelers at 03:55
1-10-PIT9(3:55) J. Bettis right end to PIT 11 for 2 yards (D. Spragan; N. Ferguson).
2-8-PIT11(3:17) T. Maddox pass incomplete to J. Riemersma (J. Mobley).
3-8-PIT11(3:12) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass incomplete to H. Ward (N. Ferguson).
4-8-PIT11(3:06) J. Miller punts 54 yards to DEN 35, Center-M. Schneck. D. O'Neal ran ob at DEN 35 for no gain.
Denver Broncos at 02:59
1-10-DEN35(2:59) S. Beuerlein pass to E. McCaffrey to PIT 49 for 16 yards (C. Scott).
1-10-PIT49(2:15) C. Portis right end to PIT 49 for no gain (C. Scott).
PENALTY on DEN-S. Sharpe, Offensive Holding, 10 yards, enforced at PIT 49 - No Play.
1-20-DEN41(2:00) S. Beuerlein pass to S. Sharpe to DEN 47 for 6 yards (B. Alexander).
2-14-DEN47(1:43) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to A. Lelie.
3-14-DEN47(1:41) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to S. Sharpe (T. Polamalu).
4-14-DEN47(1:36) M. Knorr punts 44 yards to PIT 9, Center-M. Leach. A. Randle El to PIT 18 for 9 yards (K. Burns).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 01:25
1-10-PIT18(1:25) (Shotgun) H. Ward left tackle to PIT 15 for -3 yards (B. Berry).
2-13-PIT15(:45) V. Haynes up the middle to PIT 25 for 10 yards (A. Wilson).
3-3-PIT25(:37) (Shotgun) V. Haynes left guard to PIT 35 for 10 yards (B. Berry).
1-10-PIT35(:31) (Shotgun) T. Maddox sacked at PIT 24 for -11 yards (M. Fatafehi).
Third Quarter
Pittsburgh Steelers at 15:00
J. Reed kicks 67 yards from PIT 30 to DEN 3. C. Cole to DEN 17 for 14 yards (L. Mays).
Denver Broncos at 14:55
1-10-DEN17(14:55) C. Portis left end to DEN 20 for 3 yards (M. Logan).
2-7-DEN20(14:14) S. Beuerlein pass to S. Sharpe to DEN 26 for 6 yards (K. Bell; J. Farrior).
3-1-DEN26(13:34) C. Portis right guard to DEN 24 for -2 yards (K. Bell).
4-3-DEN24(12:55) M. Knorr punts 56 yards to PIT 20, Center-M. Leach. A. Randle El to PIT 27 for 7 yards (J. Sykes).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 12:42
1-10-PIT27(12:42) T. Maddox pass incomplete to H. Ward.
2-10-PIT27(12:37) A. Zereoue right end to PIT 28 for 1 yard (J. Mobley, A. Wilson).
3-9-PIT28(11:57) (Shotgun) T. Maddox sacked at PIT 25 for -3 yards (M. Fatafehi).
4-12-PIT25(11:31) J. Miller punts 51 yards to DEN 24, Center-M. Schneck, out of bounds.
Denver Broncos at 11:21
1-10-DEN24(11:21) C. Portis up the middle to DEN 26 for 2 yards (A. Smith).
2-8-DEN26(10:41) PENALTY on PIT-K. Bell, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at DEN 26 - No Play.
2-3-DEN31(10:20) C. Portis left end to DEN 35 for 4 yards (M. Logan). Penalty on PIT-J. Porter, Defensive Offside, declined.
1-10-DEN35(10:10) C. Portis right guard to DEN 38 for 3 yards (J. Farrior, J. Porter).
2-7-DEN38(9:45) S. Beuerlein sacked at DEN 32 for -6 yards (A. Smith).
3-13-DEN32(9:12) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to A. Lelie (T. Polamalu).
PENALTY on PIT-T. Polamalu, Defensive Pass Interference, 38 yards, enforced at DEN 32 - No Play.
1-10-PIT30(9:05) C. Portis up the middle to PIT 24 for 6 yards (C. Kriewaldt). FUMBLES (C. Kriewaldt), RECOVERED by PIT-M. Logan at PIT 21. M. Logan to PIT 25 for 4 yards (C. Portis).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 08:59
1-10-PIT25(8:59) A. Zereoue up the middle to PIT 25 for no gain (R. Hayward).
2-10-PIT25(8:24) T. Maddox pass to D. Kreider to PIT 38 for 13 yards (J. Mobley).
1-10-PIT38(7:47) A. Zereoue left end to PIT 44 for 6 yards (S. Brandon; N. Ferguson).
2-4-PIT44(7:05) T. Maddox pass to H. Ward pushed ob at PIT 49 for 5 yards (K. Herndon).
1-10-PIT49(6:43) J. Bettis up the middle to DEN 48 for 3 yards (D. Spragan).
2-7-DEN48(6:05) T. Maddox pass to J. Riemersma to DEN 42 for 6 yards (K. Herndon).
3-1-DEN42(5:25) (Shotgun) T. Maddox sacked at PIT 49 for -9 yards (T. Pryce).
4-10-PIT49(4:53) J. Miller punts 34 yards to DEN 17, Center-M. Schneck, fair catch by D. O'Neal.
Denver Broncos at 04:45
1-10-DEN17(4:45) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to R. Smith.
2-10-DEN17(4:41) S. Beuerlein pass to C. Portis to DEN 24 for 7 yards (J. Farrior).
3-3-DEN24(3:56) S. Beuerlein sacked at DEN 23 for -1 yards (K. von Oelhoffen). FUMBLES (K. von Oelhoffen), recovered by DEN-S. Sharpe at DEN 23. S. Sharpe to DEN 23 for no gain (J. Porter). Play Challenged by DEN and Upheld. (Timeout #1 by DEN at 03:43.)
4-4-DEN23(3:43) M. Knorr punts 52 yards to PIT 25, Center-M. Leach, downed by DEN-M. Leach.
Pittsburgh Steelers at 03:30
1-10-PIT26(3:30) J. Bettis left tackle to PIT 31 for 5 yards (N. Ferguson).
2-5-PIT31(2:56) J. Bettis up the middle to PIT 38 for 7 yards (M. Pope).
1-10-PIT38(2:17) J. Bettis up the middle to PIT 40 for 2 yards (T. Pryce).
2-8-PIT40(1:38) T. Maddox pass to H. Ward to DEN 48 for 12 yards (D. Spragan, S. Brandon).
1-10-DEN48(1:02) T. Maddox sacked at PIT 44 for -8 yards (R. Hayward).
2-18-PIT44(:22) T. Maddox pass to P. Burress to PIT 49 for 5 yards (S. Brandon).
Fourth Quarter
Pittsburgh Steelers continued...
3-13-PIT49(15:00) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass incomplete to P. Burress.
4-13-PIT49(14:54) J. Miller punts 51 yards to end zone, Center-M. Schneck, Touchback.
Denver Broncos at 14:42
1-10-DEN20(14:42) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete (C. Hampton).
2-10-DEN20(14:39) C. Portis right tackle to DEN 29 for 9 yards (M. Logan).
3-1-DEN29(13:53) C. Portis right tackle to DEN 29 for no gain (C. Hampton).
4-1-DEN29(13:10) M. Knorr punts 44 yards to PIT 27, Center-M. Leach. A. Randle El to PIT 32 for 5 yards (R. Droughns).
PENALTY on DEN-N. Ferguson, Ineligible Downfield Kick, 4 yards, enforced at DEN 29 - No Play.
4-5-DEN25(12:58) M. Knorr punts 51 yards to PIT 24, Center-M. Leach. A. Randle El to PIT 36 for 12 yards (M. Anderson).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 12:47
1-10-PIT36(12:47) A. Randle El pass to H. Ward to PIT 40 for 4 yards (S. Brandon).
2-6-PIT40(12:05) T. Maddox pass to H. Ward to DEN 49 for 11 yards (D. Spragan).
1-10-DEN49(11:30) J. Bettis left end to DEN 47 for 2 yards (N. Ferguson). FUMBLES (N. Ferguson), RECOVERED by DEN-B. Berry at DEN 45. B. Berry to DEN 48 for 3 yards.
Denver Broncos at 11:23
1-10-DEN48(11:23) S. Beuerlein pass to C. Portis to PIT 48 for 4 yards (D. Washington).
2-6-PIT48(10:41) S. Beuerlein pass to R. Smith pushed ob at PIT 10 for 38 yards (D. Washington).
1-10-PIT10(10:12) R. Droughns up the middle to PIT 11 for -1 yards (C. Hampton).
2-11-PIT11(9:27) S. Beuerlein pass to R. Smith for 11 yards, TOUCHDOWN.
J. Elam extra point is GOOD, Center-M. Leach, Holder-M. Knorr.
PIT 6   DEN 14,   Plays: 4   Yards: 52   Possession: 2:01.
 
Denver Broncos at 09:22
M. Knorr kicks 67 yards from DEN 30 to PIT 3. A. Randle El to PIT 26 for 23 yards (C. Young).
Pittsburgh Steelers at 09:16
1-10-PIT26(9:16) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass incomplete to H. Ward (N. Ferguson).
2-10-PIT26(9:13) PENALTY on PIT-J. Hartings, False Start, 5 yards, enforced at PIT 26 - No Play.
2-15-PIT21(9:13) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass incomplete to A. Randle El.
PENALTY on DEN-T. Pryce, Defensive Offside, 5 yards, enforced at PIT 21 - No Play.
2-10-PIT26(9:08) T. Maddox pass to P. Burress to PIT 36 for 10 yards (L. Walls).
1-10-PIT36(8:28) A. Zereoue up the middle to PIT 36 for no gain (B. Berry).
2-10-PIT36(7:55) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass to A. Randle El to PIT 43 for 7 yards (A. Wilson).
3-3-PIT43(7:11) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass to P. Burress to DEN 34 for 23 yards (L. Walls).
1-10-DEN34(6:26) J. Bettis left tackle to DEN 33 for 1 yard (B. Berry, A. Wilson).
2-9-DEN33(5:49) T. Maddox pass incomplete to P. Burress (L. Walls).
3-9-DEN33(5:45) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass to V. Haynes to DEN 30 for 3 yards (D. Gardener).
4-6-DEN30(5:00) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass to H. Ward to DEN 15 for 15 yards (J. Spencer).
1-10-DEN15(4:20) T. Maddox pass incomplete to J. Riemersma.
2-10-DEN15(4:14) T. Maddox pass to J. Bettis to DEN 8 for 7 yards (K. Herndon, D. Spragan).
3-3-DEN8(3:29) (Shotgun) T. Maddox pass incomplete to A. Randle El.
PENALTY on DEN-M. Fatafehi, Roughing the Passer, 4 yards, enforced at DEN 8 - No Play.
1-4-DEN4(3:25) J. Bettis right guard to DEN 1 for 3 yards (D. Holland).
2-1-DEN1(2:45) J. Bettis right tackle for 1 yard, TOUCHDOWN.
TWO-POINT CONVERSION ATTEMPT. J. Bettis rushes right guard. ATTEMPT SUCCEEDS. Play Challenged by DEN and Upheld. (Timeout #3 by DEN at 02:41.)
PIT 14   DEN 14,   Plays: 13   Yards: 74   Possession: 6:41.
 
Pittsburgh Steelers at 02:41
J. Reed kicks 70 yards from PIT 30 to end zone, Touchback.
Denver Broncos at 02:41
1-10-DEN20(2:41) S. Beuerlein pass to C. Portis to DEN 21 for 1 yard (C. Scott).
2-9-DEN21(2:00) S. Beuerlein pass to S. Sharpe to DEN 31 for 10 yards (D. Washington).
1-10-DEN31(1:37) S. Beuerlein pass to C. Portis to DEN 41 for 10 yards (K. Bell).
1-10-DEN41(1:11) S. Beuerlein pass to S. Sharpe to PIT 46 for 13 yards (J. Porter).
1-10-PIT46(:48) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to S. Sharpe.
2-10-PIT46(:44) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to R. Smith (B. Alexander).
3-10-PIT46(:38) S. Beuerlein pass to S. Sharpe pushed ob at PIT 36 for 10 yards (C. Scott). Penalty on PIT, Illegal Contact, declined.
1-10-PIT36(:31) S. Beuerlein pass incomplete to C. Portis.
PENALTY on PIT-K. Clancy, Illegal Use of Hands, 5 yards, enforced at PIT 36 - No Play.
1-10-PIT31(:26) C. Portis left guard to PIT 29 for 2 yards (J. Gildon).
2-8-PIT29(:07) S. Beuerlein spiked the ball to stop the clock.
3-8-PIT29(:05) J. Elam 47 yard field goal is GOOD, Center-M. Leach, Holder-M. Knorr.
PIT 14   DEN 17,   Plays: 10   Yards: 51   Possession: 2:41.
 
                      
 
 

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