Unspectacular in loss

Roethlisberger completed 27 of his 40 passes for 295 yards, one touchdown and one interception in Sunday's Week 2 loss to the Raiders.

Roethlisberger showed some ability to throw the deep ball, as he connected with both Chase Claypool and Diontae Johnson for long receptions. However, the Steelers offense struggled to get going at any point in the game, in part due to Roethlisberger's 7.4 yards per attempt. Despite his own struggles, Roethlisberger largely did enough to sustain his receiver's ability to produce, as Claypool totaled 70 receiving yards and Johnson 105. Roethlisberger will now have a positive Week 3 matchup against the Bengals, though his early-season results don't suggest he'll be able to take advantage.

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T.J. Watt

LB | PIT

Game wrecker in Week 6 win

Watt tallied a season-high seven tackles and added two sacks, three pass breakups and a forced fumble Sunday in the Steelers' 23-20 overtime win over the Seahawks.

Eric Ebron

TE | PIT

Finds end zone in win

Ebron hauled in both of his targets for 10 yards while rushing once for a one-yard touchdown in Sunday's 23-20 win over the Seahawks.

Leads team to victory

Roethlisberger (pectoral/hip) completed 29 of 40 pass attempts for 229 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 23-20 overtime win over Seattle.

Chase Claypool

WR | PIT

Struggles in OT win

Claypool (hamstring) had two receptions (seven targets) for 17 yards in Sunday's 23-20 win over the Seahawks.

Najee Harris

RB | PIT

Workhorse in OT win

Harris rushed 24 times for 81 yards and caught six of seven targets for 46 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 23-20 overtime win over the Seahawks.

Lands on IR

Smith-Schuster (shoulder) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.