Oh, and the Baltimore Ravens lost a game that had no business of losing, dropping a 23-20 contest to the Buffalo Bills in a game that saw Joe Flacco toss five interceptions in a game where just one less turnover could have gotten them the win.
Alas, the AFC north has three teams tied at 2-2, while the Steelers are left in a far-too familiar feeling Bengals fans have felt over the past two decades: The feeling that your team’s season is over before the first month of the season has even concluded.
Sep 22, 2013; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) reacts after a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first half at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports
And with a game against the 4-0 New England Patriots coming to town this week, they’ve got a perfect opportunity in front of them to right all the wrongs of last week and remind everyone that this is a team to be reckoned with in the AFC.