AFC North opponents meet when the Pittsburgh Steelers (1-1) and the Cincinnati Bengals (1-1) square off on Sunday, September 26, 2021 at Heinz Field. Below we dive into all of the info you need to know about this contest, including how to watch on FuboTV.
How to Watch Steelers vs. Bengals
- Game Day: Sunday, September 26, 2021
- Game Time: 1:00 PM ET
- TV: CBS
- Stadium: Heinz Field
- Live Stream on fuboTV: Start with a 7-day free trial!
Pittsburgh and Cincinnati Stats
- The Steelers put up 26 points per game last year, comparable to the 26.5 per contest the Bengals gave up.
- The Steelers averaged 54.6 fewer yards per game (334.6) than the Bengals allowed per outing (389.2) last season.
- Last season the Steelers turned the ball over 18 times, one more than the Bengals’ takeaways (17).
- The Bengals put up just 0.1 fewer points per game (19.4) than the Steelers gave up (19.5) last year.
- The Bengals racked up only 14 more yards per game (319.8) than the Steelers gave up (305.8) per outing last season.
- Last year the Bengals had 24 turnovers, three fewer than the Steelers had takeaways (27).
Steelers Impact Players
- Ben Roethlisberger threw for 3,803 yards last season (237.7 per game) while completing 65.6% of his passes (399-for-608), with 33 touchdowns and 10 interceptions.
- Benny Snell Jr. rushed for 368 yards on 111 carries (23 yards per game) and scored four touchdowns a season ago.
- Diontae Johnson reeled in 88 passes for 923 yards last season while scoring seven touchdowns. He was targeted 144 times, and averaged 57.7 receiving yards.
- T.J. Watt put together an impressive stat line of 15 sacks, 23 TFL, 53 tackles, and one interception last year.
- Joe Schobert collected 141 tackles, six TFL, 2.5 sacks, and three interceptions over his last campaign.
- Minkah Fitzpatrick picked off four passes and tacked on 79 tackles, one TFL, and 11 passes defended last season.
Bengals Impact Players
- Last season Joe Burrow racked up 2,688 passing yards (268.8 per game) while going 264-for-404 (65.3%) and throwing for 13 touchdowns with five interceptions. He tacked on 142 rushing yards on 37 carries and three TDs.
- Joe Mixon rushed for 428 yards on 119 attempts (47.6 yards per game) and scored three touchdowns a season ago. He also averaged 15.3 receiving yards per game, grabbing 21 passes for 138 yards and one TD.
- Tee Higgins grabbed 67 passes for 908 yards last year with six touchdowns. He was targeted 108 times, and averaged 56.8 yards per game.
- Trey Hendrickson put together a strong body of work a year ago, registering 13.5 sacks, 12 TFL and 25 tackles.
- Vonn Bell’s 2020 campaign saw him total 114 tackles and three TFL.
- Jessie Bates III picked off three passes while adding 107 tackles, two TFL, and 15 passes defended a season ago.
How to Watch:
The game is scheduled to start at 1:00 p.m. ET and will be televised nationally on FOX. If you don’t have cable, you can watch the Patriots vs Saints 2021 live stream via one of the following live-TV streaming services:
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