Steelers vs. Bengals: Score, live updates from AFC North showdown

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Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton is 3-11 in his career vs. the Steelers and has lost five straight to his division rivals.

But Pittsburgh could be vulnerable Sunday, with the Steelers’ pass defense struggling this season season and with off-field drama proving a distraction.

For the Bengals to capitalize, Dalton will likely need to perform at a high level. The Steelers, who crushed the Falcons last weekend, will try to continue their dominance of the Bengals’ signal-caller.

For live scoring updates and highlights from Steelers vs. Bengals in Cincinnati, follow along here.

Steelers vs. Bengals: Score, live updates, highlights

Steelers: 14
Bengals: 7

(All times ET)

2:22 p.m. — TOUCHDOWN, Steelers. Conner punches in his second touchdown of the game. 14-7, Steelers.

2:20 p.m. — What an acrobotic catch by JuJu Smith-Schuster! Steelers are set up for another score, as he was ruled down at the 1-yard line.

1:45 p.m. — TOUCHDOWN, Steelers. James Conner runs it in. 7-7.

1:42 p.m. — End of first quarter.

1:33 p.m. — TOUCHDOWN, Bengals. Dalton hits Tyler Boyd on an out route to take an early lead. 7-0, Bengals.

1:20 p.m. — Both offenses are out of sync right now. Roethlisberger and Dalton are a combined 4 of 10 passing.

1:09 p.m. — Steelers punt to the 11-yard line. There’s already been some back-and-forth jawing in this one.

1:03 p.m. — Kickoff. Steelers start with the ball.

12:40 p.m. — Here are the inactives for both teams.

12:37 p.m. — Ryan Shazier is here, and he was able to walk onto the field. Inspirational moment for the Steelers.