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NFL: Pittsburgh 37, Detroit 27

Nov. 17, 2013 at 5:13 PM   |   Comments

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Ben Roethlisberger tossed two of his four touchdown passes in the fourth quarter Sunday, rallying the Pittsburgh Steelers over Detroit 37-27.

Roethlisberger hooked up with Will Johnson and Jerricho Cotchery for scoring strikes in the final quarter as the Steelers (4-6) won a second straight.

The Pittsburgh quarterback went 29-for-45 through the air for 367 yards.

Antonio Brown led the Steelers' receiving corps with seven catches for 147 yards and two scores.

The Lions (6-4) had their two-game winning streak snapped despite a good performance from Matthew Stafford, who completed 19-for-46 passes for 362 yards, two touchdowns to Calvin Johnson and one interception.

Johnson finished with six grabs for 179 yards.

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