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profootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012Wednesday’s PFT Live featured a return visit from former Ravens coach Brian Billick. Now an analyst with FOX and NFL Network, Coach Billick gave his take on a variety of timely topics. From comeback player of the year to his placement of the Broncos aUpvote Share Tweet
Ravens may need inspiration from last season to get over the hump at Heinz FieldTorrey Smith's 26-yard touchdown catch from Joe Flacco more than a year ago capped the Ravens' first season sweep of the Pittsburgh Steelers since 2006. But the reverberations from that play may resonate a good deal longer.Upvote Share Tweet
Jah Reid: 'I don't know what they're planning for this week'Offensive guard played majority of game against RaidersAs the Ravens prepare for Sunday's AFC North road showdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers, it remains unclear who will start at left offensive guard.Upvote Share TweetRavens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs apparently didn’t hear the part about the aorta. Because despite the prognosis for Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger that doesn’t sound like he’s playing this week (or maybe more), Suggs said he still exUpvote Share TweetWith five weeks of voting remaining, eight AFC North players lead their position for this year's Pro Bowl: Wide receiver: A.J. Green (258,405) Center: Maurkice Pouncey, Steelers (88,270) Defensive tackle: Haloti Ngata, Ravens (145,696) Strong safety: Tr…Upvote Share TweetPITTSBURGH -- Now in his third NFL season, former Bowie State running back Isaac Redman has become a big part of the Pittsburgh Steelers backfield, starting five games and leading the Ravens’ AFC North rivals with 84 carries. But heading into Sunday nigUpvote Share Tweet
Jacoby Jones wins weekly special teams honors for second time this yearprofootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2012The Ravens hoped to improve their return game by signing Jacoby Jones as a free agent this offseason and the move has worked out exactly as planned. Jones has been named the AFC’s special teams player of the week for the second time this season after heUpvote Share TweetQuarterback rejoined Ravens' practice squadDennis Dixon could probably just as easily have been a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers' roster instead of having rejoined the the Baltimore practice squad this.Upvote Share Tweet
McPhee, Ngata return to practice in preparation for SteelersJ.Smith, Yanda both absentThough neither played in the 55-20 victory over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, defensive starters Haloti Ngata and Pernell McPhee were on the practice field Wednesday as the Ravens continued preparations for their AFC North sho…Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers-Ravens: Who wins Sunday night?It's time to get your pick for the biggest rivalry in football. The Baltimore Ravens (7-2) play at the Pittsburgh Steelers (6-3) with first place in the AFC North on the line. The Ravens have looked awful on the road this season, but they've won the pas…Upvote Share TweetRavens quarterback Joe Flacco has played poorly on the road. Really poorly. His numbers away from home over the past two seasons are among the worst in the league. That is, except when he plays at Heinz Field. When he plays against one of the NFL's toug…Upvote Share TweetWe're handing out game balls after Week 10 and this is who's getting them: OFFENSE: Andy Dalton, Bengals quarterback. This was a toss up with Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco. Dalton gets the nod because he threw a career-high four touchdowns and the best …Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers-Ravens: Has rivalry lost its luster?No Ray Lewis. No Troy Polamalu. And likely no Ben Roethlisberger. When the Ravens and Steelers renew the NFL's best current rivalry Sunday night, some might question whether this is still the NFL's best current rivalry without those star players. My res…Upvote Share TweetJeff Zrebiec weighs in on the Ravens-Steelers game, Ed Reed, Baltimore's cornerback situation and much moreUpvote Share Tweet
Inside the Huddle: QBs, LBs and PuntersNov 14John Clayton analyzes some fascinating statistics regarding high-flying QB passing records, a linebacker named Von Miller, Flacco's road record, and two punters who are booming the ball deep.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: BAL-PITNov 14Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Ravens-Steelers
Leftwich To Start In Place Of RoethlisbergerNov 14Byron Leftwich will start for the Steelers against the Ravens on Sunday night as Ben Roethlisberger will sit out due to a sprained shoulder.