Steelers plane woes continue as flight from Houston delayed 2-plus hours for mechanical issues

The Pittsburgh Steelers team plane has was delayed over two hours leaving Houston after the Steelers’ 30-6 loss to the Texans, the team announced Sunday.

“We were delayed this evening due to a mechanical issue with our charter plane following the game in Houston,” Burt Lauten, Steelers senior director of communications, said.  “We have now been cleared to safely fly back to Pittsburgh.”

Last week, the Steelers were forced to make an emergency landing in Kansas City after experiencing an issue with their plane on the way back from Las Vegas after defeating the Raiders. The team didn’t land until 1:15 a.m. ET early Monday morning.

This story will be updated.

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