Amendola, who also handled his return duties, didn't seem to mind. He pleaded guilty in March in Las Vegas to attempted sexual assault. But sometimes Green's emotions go too far. "We're 4-0, we're first in the division and we're playing the kind of ball we want to play in most of the phases," Rodgers said matter-of-factly when asked to assess his team. "It was a grind out there." The Joint Powers Authority on Friday approved the extension that had previously been agreed to by both sides. The Oakland City Council and Alameda County Board of Supervisors still must vote on the lease. A pair of missed field goals by Josh Scobee and two failed fourth-down conversions in overtime proved to be the Steelers' downfall.