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1990 Steelers 24 vs Patriots 3 - mcmillenandwife - 02-08-2020

1990 Steelers 24 vs Patriots 3

Chuck Noll earns his 200th victory as the Steelers move into a 3-way tie for the AFC Central at 7-6. The Steelers grind the hapless Patriots into a fine powder with their running game, piling up 251 yds on 45 carries and outgaining New England by a margin of 417-182 in total yards. Merrill Hoge leads the way, rushing 19 times for 117 yds and 2 TDs. The defense plays well all day, with Greg Lloyd coming up with a great 4th-and-inches stop early in the game, bursting into the backfield and crushing the RB for a 3-yd loss. Rod Woodson and Jerrol Williams add INTs of rookie QB Tom Hodson and, despite Tim Worley's ongoing fumble issues, the rout is on. 


RE: 1990 Steelers 24 vs Patriots 3 - Garrett Garlits - 04-29-2020

At halftime, scores and highlights from NFL Live. Also, Bob Costas, Will McDonough, and O.J. Simpson discuss which AFC teams could play with NFC powerhouses like the Giants and 49ers. The only two teams deemed capable by this august panel of experts were the Bills and the Chiefs.


RE: 1990 Steelers 24 vs Patriots 3 - Garrett Garlits - 05-01-2020

The tape of the game ends in an injury time out with 3:13 to play. No scoring was missed, although the Steelers were at the New England three-yard line.