Steelers cut deficit, Sanders out

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Pittsburgh Steelers will be without receiver Emmanuel Sanders, who suffered a foot injury in the first half of Super Bowl XLV.

Sanders has made big plays for Pittsburgh this year as the No. 3 receiver. Antwaan Randle El is playing in his place in the second half.

The Steelers have come out strong in the second half and scored an early touchdown by Rashard Mendenhall to cut the deficit to 21-17.