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The Penalty Flag:
ThePittsburgh Steelers may be only 6-5 entering this weeks game against rival Baltimore, but it’s not unfamiliar territory for the six-time Superbowl champs. In 2005 the Steelers were 7-5 after three straight losses and rallied together to win out the remainder of the season and eventually go on to win the Superbowl. There is one more situation that is becoming eerily connected with Steelers Superbowl victories, this time around it involves Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice.
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If the Ravens don't win this week and win big, their hope of a Super Bowl run is over. They need to make a statement this week.
After an average Thanksgiving week of picks I'm sitting at 114-63. I need to step my game up as we sprint to the postseason.
Jacksonville at Buffalo - Chad Henne is proving that he can play QB in the NFL. I liked him in Miami...
The Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco wanted to be considered one of the NFL’s elite quarterbacks coming into the 2012 N.F.L. Season. The Ravens were just beaten by a Pittsburgh Steelers team that was lucky to have a quarterback to put on the field of play. Why would anyone want to consider Flacco an N.F.L. Elite quarterback after the performance he had in today’s game...
Another Harbaugh, another handshake issue. This time, though, it was Ravens head coach John Harbaugh who got into it with the opposing coach during the handshake. Even though Harbaugh came over to congratulate Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin, Tomlin looked as though he was going to run right off the field without speaking to Harbaugh following the teams 23-20 victory.Harbaugh made...
The Ravens went from down by three points to up by 10 points.
Joe Flacco hit Anquan Boldin with a 28-yard touchdown pass to give the Ravens a 13-3 lead in the second quarter. Flacco is just 11-for-22 passing today and has one interception.
The Ravens are pressuring the Steelers’ offense with a heavy rush and bottling up Jonathan Dwyer.
There’s two minutes to go in the first half.
The Ravens are on the board in the second quarter. Joe Flacco finally led the offense to Pittsburgh’s side of the 50-yard line. Flacco and the offense, aided by rookie running back Bernard Pierce, went into Pittsburgh territory deep enough to set up a field goal opportunity for rookie kicker Justin Tucker.
Tucker hit the 45-yard chance making him 23-for-25 this season.
In the second...
Ray Lewis was not supposed to come back this year. He tore his triceps in Week 6 against the Cowboys, and John Harbaugh referred to that as a season ending injury.That coupled with the other season ending injury to Ladarius Webb, the Ravens best corner, and it was thought that the Ravens season could be heading in a bad direction.Unfortunately for Patriots fans, that didn't happen...
Pittsburgh Steelers (6-5) at Baltimore Ravens (9-2)
2 weeks ago, the Steelers were riding high at 6-3, including a recent win over the Giants in New York and looked like they had a chance to take control of the division with a win at home against the then 7-2 Baltimore Ravens. However, Ben Roethlisberger got hurt late against Kansas City and has been unable to play in each of their...
On their final drive of the half, the Steelers got within seven points of the Ravens, but it could have been worse.
On an offsides penalty by Haloti Ngata, quarterback Charlie Batch threw the ball to Mike Wallace. However, Wallace dropped the ball.
Later that drive, Wallace was wide open, but Batch overthrew his receiver.
Pittsburgh settled for a field goal and the Ravens have a...
Despite never considering the implications of the products hilarious name, the Jacksonville Jaguars have begun to sell team towels known as a “Jag Rag” (Credit: Dead Spin)
In case you have not had enough news about NFL towels recently, we have one more. From Ray Rice “disrespecting” the Pittsburgh Steelers terrible towel to LaMarr Woodley “warning” Ray Rice over his treatment...
The Pittsburgh Steelers look to prevent a three game losing streak Sunday against the 9-2 Baltimore Ravens and it will not be an easy task on the road. The Ravens can clinch the AFC North with a win and a loss by the Cincinatti Bengals and nothing would be more satisfying then to stop the bleeding by beating them and bring them back a little closer to the pack in the process. Below...
Pittsburgh went right through the Ravens’ defense at the start of the third quarter. Jonathan Dwyer got in the end zone from 16 yards out to tie the game at 13.
The Ravens’ offense didn’t do too much. That is until Emmanuel Sanders inexplicably fumbled.
A wide open Sanders was switching the ball to his outside hand and fumbled the ball. Ed Reed recovered and the Ravens’ offense...
Week 13 Ride ‘Em Or Hide ‘Em RBs
You don’t need me to tell you to start Arian Foster, Ray Rice, or Adrian Peterson…my mom could figure that out. Let’s look at some other matchups that could be favorable this week:
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The Panthers run D was trashed by the speedy Brown last week and this week faces another back that they...