It's easy to remember the 2000 season in heavenly purple glow, but this ugly loss before the Ravens' largest home crowd to date dropped the team to 5-4 and had local analysts calling the playoffs a pipe dream. It was the Ravens' fifth straight game without an offensive touchdown. Who could have guessed they wouldn't lose again all season? Pictured above, Steelers quarterback Kordell Stewart eludes Ravens defender Rob Burnett.
Baltimore Sun photo by Lloyd Fox