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By The Numbers: About that run game


The number of yards per play Steelers players as a whole are averaging, ranking them tops in the NFL in that category.


The Steelers are averaging 4.9 yards per rushing play, ranking them first in the NFL.


The Steelers defeated the Bengals in Cincinnati 25 times since the series began in 1970. The Bengals have 19 wins.


Coach Mike Tomlin has led the Steelers to 12 victories over the Bengals since he became head coach in 2007. His career record against the Bengals is 12-5. Tomlin is 6-2 against the Bengals on the road.


The Steelers defense is tied for second fewest rushing touchdowns allowed in the NFL with only four this season. And the team they are tied with – the equally stingy Bengals.


The total number of wins the Steelers have against the Bengals both home and road combined since 1970. The Steelers lead the series 55-35.


Two players, Jarvis Jones and Brandon Boykin, recorded their first Steelers interception last week in a win over the Indianapolis Colts.   

The Steelers prepare for the week 14 matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals.

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