It was over when ...
Ben Roethlisberger finished with 220 yards and three touchdowns.
(J Pat Carter / Associated Press)
The Steelers were knocked out of the playoffs when the Ravens defeated the Raiders. … The Dolphins were eliminated from playoff contention. … Dolphins QB Chad Henne was replaced by backup Pat White to start the second half due to an eye injury. White was injured in a helmet-to-helmet collision with Ike Taylor with 2:05 remaining in the third quarter and was carted off the field on a stretcher. White was then replaced by Thigpen. … Each of the Steelers' last eight games have been decided by seven points or fewer. … Steelers WR Hines Ward has at least one reception in 178 consecutive games, which is tied with Steve Largent for the sixth longest streak in NFL history.