Rookie WR Martavis Bryant scored a 35-yard touchdown on his first NFL catch, sparking a furious Steelers' rally in the second quarter. They never looked back, despite a near-dramatic finish in a decisive 30-23 win.
Texans vs. Steelers 2014: News and updates leading into Week 7
Even with the fall leaves changing and the 1st snowfall still a month away, it's not too early to say either club is reaching critical mass when it comes to missing the playoffs. A loss for either team tonight at Heinz will do just that.
The Steelers' rookie receiver plans to have the words "fourth round" inscribed below it so he doesn't forget where he started his career. Bryant may be activated for the first time this season when the Steelers take on the Texans Monday night.
It appears the Steelers will dress their top four draft picks, along with their sixth round pick from this past draft. Just showing up to the cheers of the crowd won't get them anything, it's all about how they practice this week.
Ryan Shazier is working his way back to the lineup, and the Steelers could benefit from his services as the team prepares for the Houston Texans on Monday night.