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PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Steelers cant explain it exactly. Red Womens Air Max 90 . Theyre not much into excuses either.Yet theres no denying the offense that runs so smoothly at Heinz Field looks decidedly less potent when forced to hop a plane, sleep in a hotel and dress in the visitors locker room. Save for a season-opening romp in Washington more than two months ago, the Steelers (4-5) have been more Pinto than Porsche on the road.The team that expects to average 30 points a game this season has mustered just 32 combined over 12 largely comatose quarters in Philadelphia , Miami and Baltimore . While a reprieve would seem to await in Cleveland (0-10) on Sunday, Pittsburgh is taking nothing for granted. After the way it sleepwalked against the Ravens in a 21-14 loss two weeks ago, it cant afford to. Pittsburgh didnt cross midfield until well into the second half and didnt score into what amounted to garbage time.It was miserable, guard David DeCastro said. Ive never been a part of something like that like, `What are we gonna do? Its not like we were getting manhandled where youre `Alright, theyre better than us. It was frustrating.While offensive coordinator Todd Haley pointed to Ben Roethlisbergers rustiness coming back from left knee surgery as part of the problem in Baltimore -- leading to a limited playbook designed to protect the franchise quarterback -- as part of the issue, it wasnt the only one. The Steelers couldnt run either, mustering just 36 yards on 18 carries, creating a snowball effect that led to numerous third-and-long situations and ultimately, a season-high 10 punts by Jordan Berry.Pittsburgh is converting just 31 percent of its third downs during its three-game road slide, compared to a 42 percent conversion rate at home, where the Steelers also average 28.8 points. The disparity is jarring.You know, we go on the road and its obviously a lot louder, Roethlisberger said. And you have to use the silent count and that means `head bob, gun or under center. So just some kind of timing could be off a little bit ... We pride ourselves in years past here being a great road football team. And we need to do that. Were going to have to start this week.Thats typically not a problem for Roethlisberger in Cleveland, where hes lost just twice in 11 career starts. Overall, though, the gap between his effectiveness at home and on the road is widening. During Haleys four-plus seasons calling the plays, Roethlisberger is 15-18 with 45 touchdowns and 31 interceptions away from Heinz Field. Compare that to a 24-9 mark with 82 touchdowns and 23 picks when he wakes up on game day a short drive from the Terrible Towel twirling masses.There are numerous other variables at play, including a defense thats not exactly lights out anymore and one forced to go the rest of the season without defensive end Cam Heyward , who is out with a pectoral injury.That puts the onus on the offense to carry even more of the load. Its one the Steelers have looked perfectly capable of bearing at times, though not nearly enough during a four-game losing streak thats sucked all the momentum out of a 4-1 start.Its not anything the opposing team is doing or the crowd. We just havent performed well, running back LeVeon Bell said. Dropping balls, penalties, whatever it may be. I just think weve got to get better.Haley often likes to turn to the no-huddle when the offense is in need of a jump start, though opportunities have been limited at best recently. While Pittsburgh did score 14 points in the fourth quarter against the Ravens, DeCastro allows it was basically garbage time with Baltimore up three touchdowns.Youve got to mix it up if somethings not working, DeCastro said. But I thought we had a good plan. It wasnt getting the job done maybe ... switch it up sooner and give us a chance.Maybe, but Pittsburghs defensive limitations mean the offense probably needs to control the ball instead of pushing the pace. With four of their next five on the road, the Steelers know they need to score -- fast, slow or in between -- if they want to chase down the Ravens in the so-so AFC North.We have a very high standard coming into this year, Haley said. At times weve been close to what were trying to get, other times we havent. We need to eliminate the (bad) habits.Game notes C Maurkice Pouncey (finger), WR Sammie Coates (finger), TE Ladarius Green (finger), TE Xavier Grimble (quadriceps) practiced Thursday. ... S Jordan Dangerfield (groin) was limited. ... WR Markus Wheaton (shoulder) was out.---For more NFL coverage: and Grey Air Max 90 2018 . But Bourque, who has missed three games with a lower-body injury, wont be in the lineup when the Habs travel to Buffalo to take on the Sabres on Wednesday. Mens Air Max 90 Shop . They reached the 100-point plateau for the fourth time in five games, bested the visiting Trail Blazers by 34 in the paint and scored 19 of the final 25 points in regulation. . Malkin got tangled up with Detroits Luke Glendening early in the third period and his left skate took the brunt of collision with the boards behind Pittsburghs net. STONY BROOK, N.Y. -- Stony Brook and North Dakota fought to a draw on offense, but Stony Brooks defense and special teams won the day as the Seawolves beat the Fighting Hawks 13-9 Thursday in the FCS.Stony Brook took the lead with 8:52 left when Gavin Heslop blocked a UND punt and Kyle Morgan scooped it up at the 7-yard line and ran it in for a 13-9 lead.UND marched down to the SBU 24 late in the game but the drive ended when Brady Oliviera was stopped short on fourth-and-1 with 2:14 left.The Seawolves ran out the clock to win for the first time in three attempts against UND.You give up a score on special teams . Its hard to win games when you do that, North Dakota coach Bubba Schweigert said. We never really got anything going offensively.UNDs only touchdown was a 16-yard run by John Santiago in the second quarter. The Seawolves defense held Santiago to 51 yards and the Fighting Hawks to just 63 yards on the ground.Stony Brook defensive back Jaheem Woods had 11 tackles and three of the Seawolves four sacks of Keaton Studsrud. The UND quarterback completed just 13 of 25 passes for 114 yards.UND safety Cole Reyes made eight tackles, forced a fumble, had a sack and recorded two fumbles. Linebacker Connor OBrien added 11 tackles, forced two fumbles and had a sack.We knew it would be a battle, OBrien said. We have to stay positive through the process. Obviously not the result we wanted, but we have a lot of season left.Reyes safety in the third quarter gave UND a 9-7 lead. He stormed through the line and brought down Stacey Bedell deep in the end zone.The first half ended with the teams tied 7-7 at halftime.Stony Brook outgained the Fighting Hawks 154-43 in total yards, but it lost two fumbles. UND turned one of those into its only touchdown of the haalf.Air Max 90 For Sale 2018. SBU also turned a fumble into a game-tying touchdown late in the first half.Stony Brook took the opening kickoff and drove to the UND 21 before the drive stalled and Przemyslaw Popek missed a 37-yard field goal attempt. Most of the first quarter was played on UNDs half of the field, but a Jordan Gowins fumble near midfield late in the first quarter flipped the field and UND threatened late in the scoreless first quarter.UND took a 7-0 lead on Santiagos 16-yard run and Reid Taubenheims extra point with 14:22 left in the half. Santiago went up the middle and hurdled a defender on his way to the end zone.The Seawolves next drive ended on a blind-side sack of Carbone by Reyes, who also recovered the fumble to give UND the ball at the SBU 28.But the Seawolves returned the favor with a sack and recovered fumble to get the ball back at its 39 with 10:39 left in the half. Eleven plays later, the Seawolves tied it on a fluke play in the end zone.Gowins fumbled before crossing the goal line on a 2-yard run but teammate Cal Daniels jumped on the bouncing ball in the end zone for the score. Popeks kicked the PAT with 4:50 left.UNDs first possession of the second half ended at the Seawolves 2-yard line when receiver Clive Georges was tackled running toward the end zone, injured his knee and fumbled the ball. Georges was wheeled off the field.SBU took over but on the first play, Stacey Bedell was stopped by Reyes for a safety and a 9-7 UND lead. It stayed that way until the blocked punt in the fourth quarter.Stony Brook quarterback Joe Carbone was 16-for-32 for 159 yards. The Seawolves had 211 yards of total offense. Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' '