|Game||Pittsburgh Steelers vs Seattle Seahawks|
|Date & Time||Sunday September 15, 2019, 1:01 PM (EDT)|
PIT -4 Total 46.5
Heinz Field will play host to a Sunday afternoon NFL clash between the Seattle Seahawks and Pittsburgh Steelers. Seattle started off the season with a closer than anticipated 21-20 home victory versus Cincinnati. Russell Wilson hooked up with Tyler Lockett on a 44 yard touchdown pass to start the fourth quarter and put Seattle ahead by four points. Wilson finished the day with 196 passing yards and two touchdowns.
The Seahawks were outgained on the afternoon by a 429-233 margin and managed just 24 minutes of possession. Seattle’s defense forced three turnovers and limited Cincinnati to 2.4 yards per rush.
The Pittsburgh Steelers came into the season with plenty of expectations, but failed to show up during a 33-3 road loss against New England on Sunday night. Veteran QB Ben Roethlisberger completed 27-for-47 passes and finished with 276 passing yards. JuJu Smith-Schuster added six catches for 78 yards in a losing effort for the Steelers.
Pittsburgh will have to go back to the drawing board, after managing just 32 yards on the ground against New England. The Steelers’ defense allowed the Patriots to convert 7-for-14 on third down.
Recent Betting Trends
- Seahawks are 1-6-1 ATS in their last 8 games in September.
- Steelers are 4-1 ATS vs. a team with a winning record.
- Over is 8-2 in Seahawks last 10 games overall.
- Over is 11-4 in Steelers last 15 home games.
- Home team is 5-0 ATS in their last 5 meetings.
Pittsburgh WR JuJu Smith-Schuster is dealing with a toe injury and is expected to play in this contest. The Steelers have far too much talent on the roster, to play as poorly as they did in their opener. Take Pittsburgh to bounce back with a convincing victory at home. Final Score Prediction, Pittsburgh Steelers win and cover ATS 27-17.