Chiefs vs. Steelers 2014: News and updates leading into Week 16
On a day when the Steelers clinched their first playoff berth since 2011, several other firsts occurred in their pivotal matchup with this Chiefs
The Steelers will trade out one veteran for another when they'll regain OLB James Harrison, who's missed the last two games due to a knee injury. They'll lose safety Troy Polamalu to a knee injury of his own. Ike Taylor is also likely to miss Sunday.
The inconsistent Pittsburgh Steelers' red zone offense will have their hands full with the league's best red zone defense in the Kansas City Chiefs this Sunday at Heinz Field.
Several Steelers players have never experienced a winning season, let alone a situation in which they control their own postseason destiny.
Kansas City is one of the best red zone-scoring teams in the NFL, and the Steelers have struggled in terms of the passing game recently. While it's usually the wide outs that cause the most damage, the Steelers haven't fared well against TEs either.
The Pittsburgh Steelers have a lot to play for Sunday, and one of the biggest reasons is if the Steelers beat the Chiefs Sunday they will clinch a playoff spot.