Isn’t this what football season is all about? The home team clashing with their biggest rivals late in the year possibly with the division in the balance. That’s exactly what’s going to happen Sunday night in Pittsburgh.
Baltimore and Pittsburgh will meet for the first time this season on “Sunday Night Football,” but with a twist. Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is out with a sprained right shoulder, an injury he suffered Monday night against Kansas City. Also not playing are wide receiver Antonio Brown and safety Troy Polamalu.
On the Ravens side of the field, linebacker Ray Lewis won’t play, cornerbacks Lardarius Webb and Jimmy Smith are also out.
New generation of players on both sides, you’re up.
As for the Ravens’ offense, they will have mostly the same characters they usually do. Joe Flacco has played well in Pittsburgh and Ray Rice seems to have big games against the Steelers. As everyone would recall, Torrey Smith caught a 26-yard touchdown to beat the Steelers last ...