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Sunday, November 27, 2011
Halftime: Steelers getting turnovers again

By Jamison Hensley

The Pittsburgh Steelers are coming up with turnovers again, although it helps that they're facing overmatched Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Tyler Palko. That has led to a 13-6 halftime lead for the Steelers.

Pittsburgh had three takeaways in the first half after entering the game with an NFL-low six through 10 games. Palko fumbled and threw two passes right to the Steelers, who converted the turnovers into 10 points. The three turnovers came on three consecutive Chiefs offensive plays and all occurred in Kansas City territory.

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