Steelers rout Texans to clinch playoff bye

Vince Williams gets taunting penalty, admits it was wrong later

Steelers rout Texans to clinch playoff bye

During the fourth quarter, second-string quarterback Landry Jones came into the game.

Roethlisberger went 20 of 29 for 226 yards, completing five passes to Bell for 28 yards and six to Smith-Schuster for 75 yards and a touchdown.

Hilton, a former undrafted free agent who is in his first season with the Steelers, became the first cornerback in the history of the National Football League to record three sacks in a game since sacks became official in 1982. The Texans finish up the season by visiting the Colts in Week 17. Without all of you, Still Curtain wouldn't be the success it is today, and we promise to continue bringing top Steelers news and opinions all year long to the best readers in the world.

Serena Williams To Play Exo At Abu Dhabi Next Week
The Mubadala event had already seen men's world number one Rafael Nadal and three-time Grand Slam victor Stan Wawrinka withdraw. She is expected to compete for her 24th at the Australian Open , the first major of the year.

Houston squandered back-to-back plays from inside the Steelers 1-yard line, forcing the ball into Yates' hands instead of a more conservative handoff call.

JuJu Smith-Schuster #19 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs after a catch in the third quarter defended by Kevin Johnson #30 of the Houston Texans on December 25 in Houston. Instead of taking the safe route - in several regards - head coach Bill O'Brien put his hopes on a quarterback who was unsigned just weeks earlier. After their epic contest on December 17 won by the Patriots in controversial fashion, the rematch is nearly a certainty.

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