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BALTIMORE -- We probably should have seen this one coming. The aging Charlie Batch has looked like he was on his last legs for years now. Just like the aging Pittsburgh Steelers. But they both refuse to go away. At least quietly.
Share TweetIn one of the most bitter rivalries in sports, now it seems like the head coaches can't get along. Shortly after Shaun Suisham's field goal won the game for Pittsburgh, the Ravens' John Harbaugh calmly walked up to the Steelers' Mike Tomlin at midfield …Share TweetRavens linebacker Terrell Suggs came off the field during Sunday’s loss to the Steelers holding his arm, making his status a hot topic after the game in Baltimore. Suggs didn’t speak extensively to the media after the game, but Aaron Wilson of the BalShare TweetThe Steelers’ win over the Ravens may have come at a significant price. Cornerback Ike Taylor, we’re told, has a fibula injury. He’ll have an MRI on Monday. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, there is concern that the injury is significShare TweetMy thoughts on the Cincinnati Bengals' 20-13 victory at the San Diego Chargers: What it means: The Bengals (7-5) kept pace in the AFC playoff race with their fourth straight win. Cincinnati remains tied with Pittsburgh for the sixth and final playoff sp…Share TweetStill think Charlie Batch can’t get it done? Think again. Sunday in Baltimore, the Steelers, like an old prize fighter backed in the corner late in a fight, fought tooth and nail with a team that was supposed to dominate them, and in the end used a ShauShare TweetCharlie Batch rebounded from last week’s disaster, and led the Steelers to a 23-20 win over the Ravens. The Steelers only gave it away twice, a departure from last week’s eight-turnover disaster of a loss to the Browns. It stopped a two-game losing stShare TweetEntering Sunday, the Browns had not won games in consecutive weeks since the second and third weeks of the 2011 season. That changed when they beat the Raiders 20-17 in Oakland. The win was Cleveland’s second in a row after they knocked off the Steelers
Steelers-Ravens having a Steelers-Ravens gameUpdated Dec 2, 2012 Share TweetJust when it looked like the Ravens were about to blow this one open, the Steelers have forced a 20-20 tie in the fourth quarter. Ravens safety Ed Reed killed a scoring chance with an interception in the end zone (after collecting Emmanuel Sanders‘ inex
Mendenhall is inactive for the SteelersUpdated Dec 2, 2012 Share TweetBALTIMORE -- Rashard Mendenhall went from the starting running back last week to being inactive today against the Ravens. That's what happens when Mendenhall fumbles on two of his four carries against the Browns. Mendenhall, who has dealt with injuries …Share TweetBALTIMORE -- The Steelers are down to their third-string quarterback in Charlie Batch. The Ravens, though, are down to their third-string linebacker. Already without Ray Lewis (torn triceps), the Ravens will be without his replacement in Dannell Ellerbe…
Head to head: Ravens DE Paul Kruger vs. Steelers RT Kelvin Beachum/Ramon FosterUpdated Dec 2, 2012 Share TweetTo be sure, there was little the Steelers offense did well in Cleveland.Source: post-gazette.com
Hines Ward and Jimmie Sacco to be honored with Dapper Dan awardUpdated Dec 2, 2012 Share TweetOne made Heinz Field home for more than a decade. The other made sure that house ran smoothly.Source: post-gazette.com
Sunday Blitz: Steelers-Ravens RecapDec 2Jorge Andres and Eric Allen break down the Steelers' 23-20 win over the Ravens
Steelers Slip By RavensDec 2Shaun Suisham connected on a 42-yard field goal as time expired to give the Steelers a 23-20 win over the Ravens.
Steelers postgame press conferenceDec 2Steelers react following game with Ravens
Tomlin-Harbaugh heated handshakeDec 2What is it about the Harbaugh brothers and handshake controversies? Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh is ignored by Steelers coach Mike Tomlin after Pittsburgh's victory.
Don Banks: Backs against wall, Batch, Steelers prove they're not quite don…Dec 2BALTIMORE -- We probably should have seen this one coming. The aging Charlie Batch has looked like he was on his last legs for years now. Just like the aging Pittsburgh Steelers. But they both refuse to go away. At least quietly.
Orlando Magic defeat Dwight Howard's LakersDec 2The Magic turned the tables on Dwight Howard and were able to get a victory at Staples center.
Don Banks: Surprisingly, the race is on in NFC West, North; more SnapsDec 2BALTIMORE -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a tragedy-marred Week 13 in the NFL, but one that treated us to multiple fantastic finishes...