September 27, 2009
NFL: Cincinnati 23, Pittsburgh 20
Carson Palmer's 4-yard touchdown pass to Andrew Caldwell with 14 seconds remaining Sunday lifted the Cincinnati Bengals to a 23-20 win over Pittsburgh.
The Bengals drove 71 yards in 16 plays for the go-ahead touchdown and followed it with a 2-point conversion pass from Palmer to Brian Leonard. Cincinnati outscored the defending Super Bowl champions 20-7 in the second half.
Ben Roethlisberger was 22-for-31 for 276 yards with a 27-yard scoring pass to Willie Parker and a 1-yard run for another touchdown for the Steelers (1-2).