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Old 12-20-2010, 06:19 PM   #1
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why didn't ben use it instead of spiking the ball and wasting 15 seconds ? 23 seconds would have been enough time to use all 4 downs if need be.
in the first half he burned a TO on a 5 yd pass , but chooses to waste 15 precious seconds on the last drive ? at the 10 ? geesh

Timeout #1 by PIT at 02:30.
Timeout #2 by PIT at 02:24.

  1. Pittsburgh Steelers at 02:08
  2. 1-10-PIT 8 (2:08) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger pass incomplete deep middle to 88-E.Sanders. COVERAGE BY #24 REVIS.
  3. 2-10-PIT 8 (2:04) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger scrambles right end ran ob at PIT 30 for 22 yards (30-D.Coleman).
  4. Two-Minute Warning
  5. 1-10-PIT 30 (1:56) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger pass short left to 88-E.Sanders to PIT 41 for 11 yards (30-D.Coleman).
  6. 1-10-PIT 41 (1:30) (No Huddle, Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger pass incomplete deep middle to 88-E.Sanders (24-D.Revis).
  7. 2-10-PIT 41 (1:23) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger sacked at PIT 33 for -8 yards (30-D.Coleman). FUMBLES (30-D.Coleman), and recovers at PIT 27. 7-B.Roethlisberger to PIT 27 for no gain (30-D.Coleman).
  8. 3-24-PIT 27 (1:12) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger pass deep middle to 88-E.Sanders to NYJ 44 for 29 yards (44-J.Ihedigbo).
  9. 1-10-NYJ 44 (1:12) (No Huddle, Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger spiked the ball to stop the clock.
  10. 2-10-NYJ 44 (:52) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger pass incomplete deep right to 89-M.Spaeth (26-D.Lowery). Penalty on PIT, Illegal Formation, declined.
  11. 3-10-NYJ 44 (:47) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger pass short left to 17-M.Wallace to NYJ 26 for 18 yards (31-A.Cromartie).
  12. 1-10-NYJ 26 (:29) 7-B.Roethlisberger spiked the ball to stop the clock.
  13. 2-10-NYJ 26 (:29) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger pass incomplete deep right to 88-E.Sanders.
  14. 3-10-NYJ 26 (:24) (Shotgun) 7-B.Roethlisberger pass deep middle to 84-A.Brown to NYJ 10 for 16 yards (34-M.Cole).
  15. 1-10-NYJ 10 (:09) 7-B.Roethlisberger spiked the ball to stop the clock.

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