There were no upsets at Heinz Field this past Sunday, as the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Miami Dolphins at Heinz Field soundly by the score of 30-12. Avenging a week 6 30-15 beat down at the hands of the Fins, the Steelers came out hot scoring 14 points in the first quarter and held a steady 30-6 lead going into the fourth quarter. Talk about an impressive playoff debut for star running back Le’Veon Bell as the former Michigan State Spartan broke the Steelers franchise record for rushing yards in a playoff game with 167 yards. While Bell did his damage on the ground, Pittsburgh all pro receiver Antonio Brown sliced and diced the Dolphins secondary to the tune of 2 50+ yard first quarter touchdowns and finished the game with 5 catches and 124 yards. The defense did its thing forcing 3 fumbles and sacking Miami QB Matt Moore (filling in for the injured Ryan Tannehill) 5 times and forcing him to turn the ball over twice. Linebackers Lawrence Timmons (8 tackles, 2 sacks), James Harrison (6 tackles, 1.5 sacks and a forced fumble) along with safety Mike Mitchell (3 tackles, 1 sack and a forced fumble) anchored a defense that only let up 6 points in the first 3 quarters combined. As for the Dolphins, it was expected that, without starting QB Ryan Tannehill, it would be tough to upset the Steelers in their own house. Despite receiver Jarvis Landry having a great game (11 receptions, 102 yards) and the defense picking off Ben Roethlisberger 2 times, the Dolphins could not muster much else as up and coming running back Jay Ajayi was held to 16 carries for 33 yards, about 2 yards per carry. Combine that with Moore losing 2 fumbles and you’ll know why this game was out of hand by the end of the third. Moving forward, the Steelers look to visit the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead stadium this Sunday to see who plays the Patriots (I mean the winner of New England vs Houston), that will be a very tight game that I think could come down to who has the better 4th quarter. As for Miami, they go home after a successful season I would say, finishing 10-6 on the year. Considering they did not have starting QB Ryan Tannehill for the game. Had he played, this game may have ended up with a different score and outcome. There’s always next year Dolphins fans. Overall, a good season by the Dolphins and a great showing by the Steelers. Looking forward to seeing how Pittsburgh fares against Alex Smith and Co. next week.