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It might be a good rivalry. That doesn’t mean it’s a good game. The Ravens are still up 10-7 on the Steelers, in a game played with more emotion than quality. The touchdowns came on a pair of out-of-the-blue plays, a Byron Leftwich run and a Jacoby JoUpvote Share TweetThe Ravens made their own big play, but they’re down a significant player. The Ravens are up 10-7 at the end of the first quarter after Jacoby Jones‘ 63-yard punt return touchdown, which took less time to complete than Steelers quarterback Byron LeftwUpvote Share Tweet
Pernell McPhee, Bobbie Williams inactive for RavensThe biggest names missing from Sunday night’s game between the Ravens and Steelers have been known for some time, but there were a couple of notable names on the inactive list that hadn’t previously been ruled out of the game. Defensive end Pernell McUpvote Share TweetThere were no surprises on the inactive lists for Sunday night's game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Baltimore Ravens. The Steelers will be without quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, who is expected to miss the next few weeks with a sprained sternocla…Upvote Share TweetJoin our ESPN.com NFL experts for the AFC North match up between the Baltimore Ravens and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Contribute your thoughts and questions beginning at 8:30 p.m. ET. See you there. Countdown Live: Ravens-SteelersUpvote Share TweetMy apologies that I didn't get the inactives posted sooner. It was a busy day with Ben Roethlisberger and Mike Holmgren news. BENGALS AT CHIEFS BENGALS: WR Andrew Hawkins, S Reggie Nelson, CB Jason Allen, DT Devon Still, DT Brandon Thompson, WR Marvin J…Upvote Share Tweet
Steelers' Ryan Clark to wear special helmetPITTSBURGH -- Steelers safety Ryan Clark is playing Sunday night against the Ravens despite suffering a concussion in two of his past three games. But Clark is taking some precautions. He told ESPN's Rachel Nichols he will wear a special helmet tonight.…Upvote Share TweetEarlier this week, Steelers running back Isaac Redman said that it looked like Rashard Mendenhall would get the start in his return to the lineup. Looks were not deceiving. Mendenhall will be the first back in the game for the Steelers against the Raven…Upvote Share Tweet
Good morning from PittsburghPITTSBURGH -- This marks the first time in the 17-year history of the Ravens-Steelers rivalry that won't include either Ray Lewis, Hines Ward or Ben Roethlisberger. Thankfully there's still Steelers nose tackle Casey Hampton around to stir things up. Ha…Upvote Share Tweet
How Hines Ward would love one more chance at the RavensThey are making a big mistake by allowing Hines Ward on the field at halftime tonight of the Steelers-Baltimore Ravens game.Upvote Share Tweet
Filling in the blank: The tough role of the backup quarterbackOf all the backup quarterbacks in National Football League, probably none was more effective or performed his job better than Earl Morrall.Upvote Share Tweet
A tough tackle: Ravens RB Ray Rice vs. Steelers LB Lawrence TimmonsThere is no mystery to be solved about Ray Rice, the Baltimore Ravens running back and spark plug to their offense.Upvote Share Tweet
On the road with the Steelers: ClevelandOhio's second largest city is on a serious upswing. Here's a guide to eating and playing while visiting for the Steelers game on Nov. 25.Upvote Share Tweet
Immaculate Reception football means a lot to its caretakerForty years ago, Pittsburgher Jim Baker took possession of a ball that reminds him of a lot more than a play by Franco Harris.Upvote Share Tweet
Pittsburgh Steelers QB Byron Leftwich sinks jump shotNov 18Pittsburgh Steelers QB Byron Leftwich makes an NBA style pass as he completes a throw to RB Jonathan Dwyer who gets the first down.
WK 11 Can't-Miss Play: Leftwich flies past RavensNov 18Pittsburgh Steelers QB Byron Leftwich fakes out multiple Baltimore Ravens defenders for a 31-yard touchdown run for an early 7-0 lead in the first quarter.
Hank Goldberg's Week 11 PicksNov 18Hank Goldberg makes his picks for Week 11 of the NFL season.
Ravens' Defense Steps UpNov 18Ron Jaworski breaks down the Ravens' hard fought victory over the Steelers on Sunday night.
Don Banks: Luck, Colts get an up-close lesson about what it takes to be el…Nov 18FOXBORO, Mass. -- By late Sunday night there was still no word yet on whether Andrew Luck's mother (or perhaps his father in this case) told him there'd be days like this. But no matter. By the time this one was over, it was well understood that a messa…
5-on-5: Top-five teams in the NBANov 18Who are the top teams in the NBA? Here are 25 takes.
Don Banks: NFC East again a mess you can't take your eyes off of; more Sna…Nov 18FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a wild, overtime-drenched Week 11 in the NFL...
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