| Sep 4, 2012
| 8:24 AM
With three teams making the playoffs and two winning 12 games during the regular season, the AFC North was arguably the NFL’s most competitive division last season. Unfortunately for the Ravens, it figures to be hyper-competitive again in 2012 --...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Steelers 19, Jets 6
Strategy: In their second year under offensive coordinator Todd Haley, the Steelers remain a pass-oriented team. Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger took a few shots down the field, but more often he was throwing short, including 11...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 1:18 PM
Jeff Zrebiec breaks down each facet of Sunday's game between the Ravens and Steelers at Heinz Field (4:25 p.m. on CBS).
RAVENS PASSING GAME: Quarterback Joe Flacco has played well against the Steelers lately, averaging 228.4 yards passing while throwing...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 7:46 PM
The logic was sound.
The Ravens were the defending Super Bowl champions and hadn't missed the playoffs since 2007. The Cincinnati Bengals made the playoffs in consecutive seasons and were poised to take the next step. The Pittsburgh Steelers haven't had...
| Oct 3, 2010
| 5:05 PM
Joe Flacco's exhilarating, last-minute 18-yard touchdown pass to T.J. Houshmandzadeh did more than elevate the Ravens to the top of the AFC North.
The Ravens' 17-14 triumph over the previously undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field marked Flacco's...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 5:42 PM
Casey Hampton suggested this week that the Steelers have the edge on the Baltimore Ravens because they have a better deep passing game.
The Ravens tried to counter that in April by drafting one of the best cornerbacks available, Jimmy Smith of Colorado,...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:30 AM
There’s been a startling amount of talk about the aging of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense, a unit that surrendered the fewest points last season and boasts the NFL Defensive Player of the Year in strong safety Troy Polamalu.
The media has often...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 12:30 PM
Center Matt Birk has fully participated in the Ravens’ last three days of practice – a promising sign that the 14-year veteran will start in Sunday’s season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Birk, who underwent surgery on his left...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Ravens run offense vs. Steelers run defense:
Ray Rice’s three lowest rushing totals from last season came against the Steelers. In three meetings, he rushed for 20, 32 and 32 yards. But the Ravens are confident in revitalizing the NFL’s...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 12:18 PM
Ravens OTs Bryant McKinnie and Michael Oher vs. Steelers OLBs James Harrison and LaMarr Woodley: To beat the Steelers, you have to at least slow their pass rush and neutralize Harrison and Woodley. Both players have outstanding burst and can squeeze...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 5:46 PM
One of the most physical rivalries in NFL history has been defined by brawn but decided by brains.
Smart play, especially when it comes to turnovers, has been the biggest factor when the Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers face each other and likely...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Titans running back Chris Johnson on Wednesday claimed the Ravens attempted to injure him in the playoffs three years ago. Now the Steelers are accusing the Ravens of dirty play in the Ravens' 35-7 win on Sunday.
In a report by The Pittsburgh Tribune-...