Posted December 28, 2011 on AP on Fox
With an unblemished record at home and a lackluster one on the road, it's no surprise the Baltimore Ravens are eager to secure at least one postseason game on their field. They can do that by winning their first AFC North title since 2006 on Sunday, but the final step to that crown goes through Cincinnati, where the Bengals are seeking their second playoff berth in three years. Baltimore (11-4) wrapped up its first perfect home record with a 20-14 victory over Cleveland last week but couldn't clinch the division title as Pittsburgh also won. The Ravens hold the tiebreaker in the AFC North by virtue of their sweep of the Steelers and need either a win or a Pittsburgh loss to wrap up the division. A win and a New England loss would give Baltimore home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs. The Ravens qualified as a wild-card team in each of their three previous postseason appearances and managed to win four road games, but they also advanced to the conference championship onl...
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