Ben Roethlisberger went 23-of-30 through the air for 264 yards and hurled a long scoring pass to Emmanuel Sanders as the Steelers (1-4) finally posted a victory after starting the season with four straight losses.
Antonio Brown hauled down nine passes for 86 yards while the Steelers' defense recorded a pair of late interceptions, each of which ended a Jets scoring threat.
New York (3-3) stumbled as Geno Smith was picked off twice in the red zone. He completed 19-of-34 passes for 201 yards in the loss.
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