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Did the Steelers hit bottom with the loss to the Raiders?

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had better teams lose to the Oakland Raiders, so it should come as no surprise that this one lost Sunday.

What was surprising was the first play for Oakland.

I'm not sure I can remember nearly an entire defense going for a fake by quarterback Terrelle Pryor.

Just like that, a 93-yard TD. The longest ever by a QB.

Game over.

Yeah, I know the Steelers had their chances. If Shaun Suisham doesn't miss two field goals then they might even win that game.

The first play set the tone.

This season is over. Hopefully, that game was the bottom.

Up next, a test against the Patriots.

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