Derrick Martin

Game 8: Pittsburgh gets payback on Ravens

Game 8: Pittsburgh gets payback on Ravens

In a season in which the Ravens have taken several shots to their pride, they might have received the knockout blow last night.

Fumbling and bumbling their way before a national television audience, the Ravens embarrassed themselves in a 38-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers at rain-soaked Heinz Field.

After humbling losses at Cleveland and Buffalo, the Ravens bottomed out in almost every aspect.

It was the largest margin of defeat in the nine-year Brian Billick era. Steve McNair had the fewest yards passing in NFL history (63) by a quarterback that...