The 11th week of the NFL gets its start on Thursday night as the Tennessee Titans travel to Pittsburgh to play the Steelers on Thursday Night Football. The game is slated to start at 8:25 p.m. and can be found on the NFL Network and CBS.
The Titans come into tonight’s game with a 6-3 record, good for first in the AFC South. They have won four straight games behind the strong play of Marcus Mariota. In eight games started this season, Mariota has thrown for 1,783 yards and seven touchdowns. They have also had strong play from their backfield. DeMarco Murray and Derrick Henry are both averaging over four yards per carry this season and have combined for seven touchdowns.
The Steelers are also in first place but in the AFC North, with a 7-2 record coming into tonight's game. They have been led by Ben Roethlisberger, who has thrown for 2,298 yards and 12 touchdowns this season. A lot of the Steelers success can also be attributed to the rushing attack with Le’Veon Bell. Bell has ran for 840 yards and five touchdowns, averaging 3.8 yards per carry this season.
The Steelers come into tonight’s game as 7.5-point favorites.
When: 8:25 p.m. EST
Where: Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
TV Station: CBS and NFL Network
Odds: Steelers (-7.5)