Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • WSH 255
    • 355 PIT
  • Turnovers

    • WSH 0
    • 0 PIT
  • Possession

    WSH PIT
    33:13 26:47
  • 1st Downs

    • WSH 17
    • 25 PIT

Game Information

Heinz Field
Coverage: FOX
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15212
  • Line: PIT -4.0
Attendance: 62,371
96%
Capacity: 65,000
Referees: Pete Morelli

Scoring Summary

FOX1234T
Redskins063312
Steelers10107027
first QuarterWSHPIT
TD
8:02
Leonard Pope 1 Yard Pass From Ben Roethlisberger
12 plays, 76 yards, 7:05
06
XP
7:55
Shaun Suisham Kick is Good
12 plays, 76 yards, 7:05
07
FG
2:54
Shaun Suisham 48 Yard Field Goal is Good
5 plays, 42 yards, 2:59
010
second QuarterWSHPIT
TD
11:38
Santana Moss 2 Yard Pass From Robert Griffin
14 plays, 80 yards, 6:16
610
TD
11:33
Kai Forbath Kick is No Good
14 plays, 80 yards, 6:16
610
TD
6:24
Heath Miller 7 Yard Pass From Ben Roethlisberger
10 plays, 73 yards, 5:16
616
XP
6:17
Shaun Suisham Kick is Good
10 plays, 73 yards, 5:16
617
FG
2:00
Shaun Suisham 27 Yard Field Goal is Good
6 plays, 46 yards, 2:13
620
third QuarterWSHPIT
FG
11:57
Kai Forbath 48 Yard Field Goal is Good
7 plays, 49 yards, 3:08
920
TD
5:17
Will Johnson 1 Yard Pass From Ben Roethlisberger
11 plays, 76 yards, 6:39
926
XP
5:13
Shaun Suisham Kick is Good
11 plays, 76 yards, 6:39
927
fourth QuarterWSHPIT
FG
12:11
Kai Forbath 45 Yard Field Goal is Good
9 plays, 15 yards, 4:02
1227

Research Notes

  • Robert Griffin III did not attempt a scramble against the Steelers on Sunday for the first time in his career. Entering the game, Griffin led the NFL in scrambles (24) and scramble yards (289).

  • The Steelers defended as many passes as Robert Griffin completed (four) on throws deeper than 10 yards downfield Sunday. Griffin completed 4-of-12 passes (33.3 percent) deeper than 10 yards downfield after entering the game with a league-leading 61.5 completion percentage on those throws.

  • Ben Roethlisberger's average pass traveled 4.8 yards downfield Sunday, his lowest average pass distance over the past five seasons. Big Ben was effective on short passes, completing 21-of-28 passes (75.0 percent) thrown 10 yards or fewer downfield, including all three of his touchdowns.

  • Robert Griffin III completed 57.1 percent of his on-target throws, his worst percentage of the year and fourth-worst percentage for a quarterback in a game this season. Overall, Griffin completed 16-of-34 passes with five drops, six passes defended and one miscommunication on an on-target pass. Entering the game, the Redskins caught 84.2 percent of Washington's on-target passes (seventh in NFL) with 10 total drops (tied for 12th).

  • The Steelers have now won against the Redskins in 5 straight games, which is tied for the Steelers longest active win streak vs any opponent. The Steelers are averaging 12.6 points more than the Redskins in the last 5 matchups, which is the 2nd-largest PPG differential vs teams that the Steelers have won 5 straight games against.

  • Steel City Stymies Griffin - Robert Griffin III This Season

    1st 7 GamesSunday
    Comp pct70.4*47.1
    Pass YPG228.7177
    Rush YPG66.98
    * Led NFL

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