Throughout the game, Norman stayed at right cornerback.
The Steelers and Bengals enter the game with 1-0 records after Week 1. Rogers was an undrafted rookie signed out of Louisville a year ago but spent all of last season on injured reserve due to a broken foot.
They got to help usher Peyton Manning to his Denver Era in 2012 (31-19 loss) and had their doors completely blown off by the Ravens in 2011 (35-7).
Roethlisberger threw for three touchdowns, including two to Brown in a dominant offensive display.
Dalton was sacked seven times and was hit on numerous other dropbacks.
The Bengals are minding their manners heading into the rematch - for now, anyway.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton is optimistic his sprained shoulder will be good to go in time for Sunday's home opener against Cincinnati. The Bengals' playoff hopes rest in keeping their quarterback upright and in one piece this season. The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Washington Redskins 38-16.
Washington got it as close as 24-16 on Chris Thompson's fourth-quarter touchdown.
"He felt good about his circumstance after the game, but we'll let the medical experts determine that", Tomlin said.
"I thought largely, our guys handled themselves appropriately and didn't get consumed by the emotions that comprised the recent elements of the matchup, " Tomlin said Tuesday. The pass-rush was non-existent all night long. "Some of those guys got their first National Football League experience". Which is why we all collectively gasped for air when it was announced that linebacker Ryan Shazier left the game with an apparent knee injury.
Knowing the Washington Redskins' defense, they didn't expect to so thoroughly control the line of scrimmage.
When coach Marvin Lewis was asked about the Steelers game three times, he responded with the same six words each time. Williams ground out 127 yards on 21 carries in the loss to the Patriots.
Washington's run game was unproductive for most of the night, as the team finished with only 55 rushing yards on 12 attempts.
Rams QB Case Keenum completed just 17 of 35 passes for 130 yards, with two interceptions.
LaFell, a free-agent pickup this offseason from the New England Patriots, has become a nice complement opposite Green. ". I think that's the one thing we [have] got to really look at". What are you going to do without Le'Veon? "It was big", Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis said.
The Steelers offense then took the field following the kickoff and turned the ball over, it coming on an interception by Brashaud Breeland that he returned 26 yards to the Pittsburgh 37-yard line. Then Roethlisberger was at it again, taking the Steelers 77 yards as Williams put the game away with a 15-yard touchdown run to break the 30-point mark. He also said the Bengals are Pittsburgh's "second-biggest" rival in the AFC North, behind the Ravens. "He took it out my hand as we both got hit", third-year pro Bashaud Breeland said.
Center Maurkice Pouncey, and guards David DeCastro and Ramon Foster, will need to continue to open holes in the middle of the field against the Bengals.
- Bengals defensive tackle Domata Peko has never wrestled alligators, nor is he an expert on the reptiles. That's good for the Steelers, as Shazier dominated Washington's running backs and wide receivers.