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The Pittsburgh Steelers Can Still Make The Playoffs - Here's How

Mike Tomlin wearing a Steelers hat in Pittsburgh.

PITTSBURGH, PA - DECEMBER 31: Head coach Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers looks on from the sidelines in the second quarter during the game against the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field on December 31, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

The Pittsburgh Steelers are on the brink of being eliminated from the NFL's postseason race, but Mike Tomlin's squad isn't completely dead yet.

Pittsburgh beat Cincinnati today, 16-13, but the Steelers needed the Browns to topple the Ravens in order to clinch a playoff berth. That didn't happen, as Cleveland's potentially game-winning drive was stopped short at the end of the fourth quarter.

The Steelers can still make the playoffs, though.

It's pretty simple: If the Tennessee Titans and the Indianapolis Colts TIE in their game this evening, Pittsburgh gets into the playoffs.

If the game ends in any result but a tie, the Steelers are out.

Do you believe in miracles, Steelers fans? You're going to need to root for one in tonight's Indianapolis Colts-Tennessee Titans game.

We have had several ties this NFL regular season, so it's certainly possible.

The Colts and the Titans are set to kick off at 8:20 p.m. E.T. The game will be on NBC.