ATLANTA (8-0) At NEW ORLEANS (3-5)
Sunday, 1 p.m., FOX
OPENING LINE - Falcons by 1
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Atlanta 6-2; New Orleans 4-4
KANSAS CITY (1-7) At PITTSBURGH (5-3)
Monday, 8:30 p.m., ESPN
OPENING LINE - Steelers by 12 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Kansas City 2-6; Pittsburgh 4-4
PITTSBURGH (AP) Pittsburgh Steelers rookie nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu apologized after waiving his right to a preliminary hearing on charges stemming from an alleged drunken-driving rampage.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Will Allen knows he's not Troy Polamalu. He also knows the Pittsburgh Steelers don't need him to be for the defense to play with its typical cruel efficiency.