Steelers score late, defeat Titans on Thursday Night Football


(Pittsburgh, PA)  --  Kenny Pickett connected with Diontae Johnson for a game-winning three-yard touchdown pass with just over four minutes remaining to send the Steelers to a 20-16 win over the Tennessee Titans on Thursday Night Football in Pittsburgh.  

Pickett completed 19-of-30 pass attempts for 160 yards and one TD.  

Johnson led the Pittsburgh receiving corps with seven catches for 90 yards and the game-winner.  

Kwon Alexander picked off a late Will Levis pass to secure the win.  

The Steelers are sitting second in the AFC North at 5-and-3.  

The rookie signal caller Levis finished the game with 262 yards and one pick.  

Derrick Henry had 102 all-purpose yards and a touchdown in the losing effort.  

The Titans are tied with Indianapolis at the bottom of the AFC South at 3-and-5.  

— with files from MetroSource