The Bengals have increased their lead to 10-0 on the Steelers after a 41 yard field goal by Josh Brown. A 37 yard punt by the Steelers allowed the Bengals to start at the Steeler 42 yard line. The first play was a down field shot to A.J. Green that was broken up by Troy Polamalu The seldom used Brandon Tate then caught a shovel pass and picked up 23 yards.
After a one yard run by BenJarvus Green-Ellis, Dalton threw an incomplete pass. On third down, Dalton went to the end-zone and Marvin Jones almost came up with an incredible touchdown catch. The Bengals were then forced to kick the field goal. Bengals lead 10-0 with a minute and a half remaining.