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Add yet another memorable chapter to Steelers-Ravens lore. In recent years, the teams have played so many exciting games that it's difficult to remember all of them.
The two late Pittsburgh touchdowns reversed by replay on consecutive plays to help Baltimore gain a win may end up at the top of a storied list. The failed two-point conversion will make it, too. It seems every Ravens-Steelers game has a few.
"Hard fought, as always," coach John Harbaugh said. "It's never over when you play the Steelers. It's never over when you play the Ravens."
You remember the heartbreaking and controversial catch by Santonio Holmes and last year's shocking win engineered by the ancient Charlie Batch.
Joe Flacco has pulled off some wonderful wins in Pittsburgh, too.
Last month's game ended on Shaun Suisham's field goal. This time, the game looked as if it may have turned on another Suisham play.
Midway through the second quarter, Suisham readied to attempt a 50-yard field goal, his longest of the season, but he never did kick it. He overran the snap, picked up the ball, ran it, and was stopped for a 12-yard loss.
The last drive ended up being the key.
"This is a classic. This was another classic Ravens-Steelers game," Harbaugh said. "These games keep happening. I thought the last time we played was a classic. This was better played. Both teams have improved quite a bit."
The Ravens and Steelers entered the game with identical 5-6 records, two of a whole host of AFC teams with playoff aspirations. That the teams were fighting each other for a playoff spot isn't a surprise, but the records were.
When Suisham kicked the game-winner on Oct. 20, Pittsburgh was only 2-4, and Baltimore 3-4. The Ravens were heading into their bye week, and the Steelers had begun playing better.
Before Thursday night, Pittsburgh had the advantage over Baltimore because of that Suisham field goal.
The Ravens and Steelers had opened the season and closed it, but never before played on Thanksgiving. The shorter week and the controversy over Flacco's disdain for the wildcat eliminated much of the usual Steelers week hype as usual. It turned out there was no wildcat to be found.
The previous four games had been won by three points, and nine of the first 13 games in the Harbaugh era. Another, the game when Holmes made that disputed catch, was decided by four.
The two playoff games in Pittsburgh had been won by the Steelers, by nine in the AFC Championship Game in Jan. 2009 and seven two years later in a Divisional Playoff.
Only the 2011 season opener wasn't competitive. Baltimore blew Pittsburgh out 35-7, and Harbaugh celebrated by leading the crowd in the now-tired Seven Nation Army song. It was the first of three straight Ravens wins in the series. Pittsburgh had won the previous two.
After the Steelers finally scored to make it 13-7, Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin added his stamp to the rivalry memory bank. As Jacoby Jones raced up the sidelines on what would be a 73-yard kickoff return, Tomlin, his back to the play, seemed to obstruct Jones.
There was no flag, and while the replay was shown on the scoreboard, Tomlin was shown with a big smile on his face, perhaps his only one during the game.
Officiating guru Mike Pereira tweeted that Tomlin should have been called for a 15-yard penalty. The Steelers coach will be hearing about this as long he's with Pittsburgh.
The Ravens and Steelers won't meet again until next season. I can't wait.

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