Steelers who helped vs. the Jaguars, 3 who didn't

Week 5 Running Back Rankings

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Or maybe the Jaguars just have a tendency to turn in performances that shock and awe - and make history - every other week.

"They stopped the run", Steelers tackle Alejandro Villanueva said. Doug Marrone has a job ahead of him.

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Heinz Field. Ramsey was personally responsible for two interceptions: he nabbed one on his own with an outstanding effort, then he tipped one right to Barry Church, who subsequently returned his pick for a touchdown. We have to define our identity soon, because we're coming to our midway point of the season.

Brandon Linder is not going to play due to illness. No, this was a victory with really cool attributes - perhaps even some historical ones. This was a good win.

"The ultimate prize is the Super Bowl, but we've got a lot of work to do to earn that opportunity", he added.

Was it 2010? The Hail Mary Game.

Indeed, tight ends were the story in this one for the Lions.

Not having Lee would create a huge issue for the Jaguars, who lost top receiver Allen Robinson for the season with a torn left ACL in the season opener. Biggest victories in 10 years? . But the No. 4 pick from the 2017 draft saved his most special play for the end of the game.

RUN STOPPERS? Pittsburgh's run defense has been spotty at best.

We'll have up-to-the-minute scoring and stats here throughout the game.

Across the locker room, safety Tashaun Gipson was asked if this game made the Jaguars contenders for the long haul.

"As I've said many times, I [couldn't] care less about my numbers", Bortles said. Because, you know, the team that hasn't been able to field five decent linemen in three years might as well throw seven of "em out there for Lacy and Rawls to lumber behind". "I'll let him speak for him". "We have the guys to do what it takes". He went on to play at Notre Dame and wound up starting all 13 games of his senior season there, finishing with 30 catches for 317 yards and two touchdowns. More likely, he's just offering the kind of answers that athletes offer when they just want to get out of there without causing too much of a distraction. It felt as if momentum was slipping away. The game takes place from Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and has a scheduled start time of 1 p.m. ET. That explosion happened in a big way Sunday against Pittsburgh when he turned 28 carries into 181 yards and two scores.

The Jacksonville defense has forced 15 turnovers so far this year, which leads the league and is tied for the fifth most through the first five games of the season since 2000. The question remains: when will the Jaguars find consistency?

That indeed is a pertinent question, but it's a question for later. Sunday against Pittsburgh, with the largest point spread to cover on the weekend, the Jaguars delivered.

Jacksonville's win on Sunday featured numerous same elements the Steelers have relied on to win football games for years - with a strong defense and a powerful ground game.

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