1:00 PM ET, December 1, 2002
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Steelers are set at kicker for their playoff push. The quarterback position is a much more interesting story.
The Steelers see themselves as a dominant AFC team. Preseason, lots of people picked the Steelers to represent the AFC in the Super Bowl. The Steelers also believe they're an elite team. That's why, even though they won, you're hearing talk about missed opportunities. For a team with Super Bowl aspirations, they're not satisfied with their performance.
Question on the Jaguars: At 5-7, is it time for Tom Coughlin to start evaluating players for next year?
Eric Allen played cornerback for 14 NFL seasons with the Eagles, Saints and Raiders.
Fred Taylor ran for 80 yards to put him over the 1,000-yard mark for the third time in his career. ... Coleman had two sacks, including one on Antwaan Randle El on an attempted trick play. ... Pittsburgh improved to 2-6 lifetime in Jacksonville. ... Kendrell Bell had two of Pittsburgh's three sacks. ... Jacksonville's new kicker, Richie Cunningham, made his only attempt, a 23-yarder.