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Quarterback Joe Flacco drove the Ravens 80 yards for Baltimore’s third score of the game. Flacco connected with tight end Dennis Pitta in the corner of the end zone right before the end of the half to give the Ravens a 17-3 lead at the half.Baltimore’s third scoring drive of the game was aided by Cincinnati penalties all the way down the field.The Ravens are setting themselves up for a home game in the divisional round of the playoffs if they can hold on against the Bengals. Bookmark It Hide Sites $$('div.d28115').each( function(e) { e.visualEffect('slide_up',{duration:0.5}) });

Ravens' Joe Flacco and Dennis Pitta in synch when it counted

CINCINNATI - Sporting nearly identical Fu Manchu mustaches, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco and tight end Dennis...

Ravens notebook: Flacco, Pitta in sync when it counted

Without WR Boldin, quarterback targets young tight end in key spotsSporting nearly identical Fu Manchu mustaches, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco and tight end Dennis Pitta also displayed a keen sense of awareness in the passing game and contributed to the team's 24-16 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium on Sunday.

Baltimore Ravens 24, Cincinnati Bengals 16

The Bengals sewed up the #2 seed in the AFC Playoffs, but it wasn’t easy as the Bengals came to play.  Joe Flacco was solid as a game manager as he completed 15 of 19 passes for 130 yards with 1 TD pass and 0 INTs.  Ray Rice had a monster game for the Ravens last Sunday with 24 carries for 191 yards (8.0 ypc) with 2 TD carries.  He also caught 2 passes for 8 yards.  Ricky Williams...

Ravens Nest: Home Field Advantage Big For Baltimore

After a fierce race in the AFC North all season, the Baltimore Ravens clinched the division title on Sunday beating the Cincinnati Bengals. It is Baltimore’s first division title since 2006. The Pittsburgh Steelers challenged Baltimore all year keeping pace with them in the win column. Baltimore, however, defeated Pittsburgh twice, which hasn’t happened since, again 2006, giving...

Pitta Emerges in Boldin’s Absence

With No. 1 wide receiver Anquan Boldin out for the regular-season finale at Cincinnati, the Ravens were looking for someone to step up and fill the void. In stepped second-year tight end Dennis Pitta. The 26-year-old lined up all over the field against the Bengals and had six catches for a career-high 62 yards, including [...]

Baltimore Ravens win their first AFC North title in 5 years

Despite being in one of the toughest division in the NFL, the Baltimore Ravens found a way to sweep the AFC North and claim their first AFC North title since 2006, with a 24-16 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. Baltimore clinched the 2 seed in the AFC since the New England Patriots defeated the Bills, but the Ravens will have a first-round bye, as well as a guaranteed home playoff...

Baltimore Ravens (11-4) vs. Cincinnati Bengals (9-6)

The Ravens have won five of their last six games heading into this big contest this Sunday.  The Ravens need a win over the Bengals or a Steelers’ loss to the Browns in Cleveland to lock up the AFC North and a first round bye in the playoffs.  The Bengals have won two games in a row.  They can get into the playoffs as a wildcard with a win over the Ravens tomorrow in Cincy. ...

Pittsburgh Steelers Have No One To Blame But Themselves

We know now the playoff situation in the AFC.  Pittsburgh had a chance to sneak into the #1 seed if New England and Baltimore lost this Sunday.  New England fell behind 21-0 to the Bills, who then absolutely imploded and let the Patriots rattle off 49 unanswered points.  Let me repeat that because it just SOUNDS ludicrous.  The Patriots scored 49 UNANSWERED points against the...

Baltimore finishes perfect AFC North season with win against Bengals

CINCINNATI -- Standing in the raucous Ravens locker room, Dennis Pitta slipped the blue AFC North Champions cap onto his head and tugged it tight. "The hat fits great," the tight end decided. Not just great, but perfect. Baltimore finished a perfect run through the division, beating the Cincinnati Bengals, 24-16, for its third AFC North title behind Ray Rice's two long...

Ravens breeze through division

Standing in the Ravens locker room, Dennis Pitta slipped the blue AFC North Champions cap onto his head and tugged it tight.
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