Sunday, December 29th the Pittsburgh Steelers won against the Cleveland Browns in the last game of the regular season. The final score was 24-10 and it was played at Heinz Field. The Steelers are already out of the playoffs but this game left them with a record of 8-8.
The Steelers had a pretty good game. Ben Roethlisberger threw three touchdown passes. And the team managed to stay ahead throughout the whole game and come out with a win.
During this game wide receiver, Mike Wallace, cornerback, Curtis Brown and tackle, Mike Adams were all out due to injuries. And then during the game, defensive end, Brett Keisel sprained his MCL but will not need to have surgery. There were actually a lot of other injuries during this game, for example rookie tackle, Kelvin Beachum suffered from a concussion and defensive end, Cameron Heyward fractured his rib. Also, safety Ryan Clark was hospitalized for a contusion to his left quad.
This was the last game of the season for the Steelers, so we will have to wait and see what is to come next season. The Steelers will have the 17th pick in the first round of the draft in April. This is actually the highest that the team had drafted since 2007 when they had the 15th pick.