Ravens 2017 Week 14 Injury Report: WR Jeremy Maclin Listed As Questionable

Antonio Brown Steelers showing they can outscore anyone even the Patriots

The fact that the Steelers haven't swept the Ravens in almost a decade gives us pause, as does the fact that Pittsburgh is coming off an emotional win over Cincinnati that saw it lose linebacker Ryan Shazier to a potentially career-ending back injury.

After the Steelers pulled out a comeback win over their other AFC North rival, the Bengals, in Week 13, which featured too many dirty hits and terrifying injuries, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger spent some time explaining how their rivalry with the Ravens is different. The Baltimore Ravens are on the road at the Pittsburgh Steelers. "Teams were kind of gashing us for those few games".

The Ravens also had a key loss when their top cornerback Jimmy Smith suffered a season-ending torn Achilles in the previous game against Lions. "I'm not really sure why". Sutton is a rookie and has played in just two games, but he is likely to start after replacing Coty Sensabaugh in the second half of the Bengals game.

Despite being a full participant in training on both Wednesday and Thursday, Mike Mitchell's limited participation on Friday earned him a questionable designation on the injury report. RB Le'Veon Bell leads the National Football League with 1,057 rushing yards and 1,559 yards from scrimmage. "It's the most physical game that we play every single year".

Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is looking forward to the challenge against the Steelers defense, which is ranked fourth overall in the NFL. The longest kick ever made at the stadium is 53 yards, a feat matched last month by Steelers kicker Chris Boswell on the game victor of a 31-28 victory over the Green Bay Packers.

STAT THAT MATTERS: The Ravens are 4-1 against teams with losing records through 12 games, 0-4 against teams with winning records in that span and 3-0 against teams that are 6-6 through 12 decisions. "It's always tough coming out of the game, from a standpoint of you're going to have a lot of bumps and bruises and things like that".

"If you are going to run the Kentucky Derby, you want your biggest horse in the race". Steelers lead series, 23-20. "It's a ton of fun to go play up there". Heading into the first meeting between these teams in Week 4, Bell was averaging less than 80 yards from scrimmage. It is never going to be any hate, but at the same time, I play for the Ravens.

Even if running back Le'Veon Bell isn't as heavily involved in the running game as he was in October, expect Bell to be a big part of the passing game.

"In that one [with the Bengals], it feels like nearly, just, you're out there to hit people, and we don't feel the same respect from them that Baltimore and we have", Roethlisberger said to reporters on Wednesday. "You're going to get hit really hard or you're going to hit somebody really hard, but you're going to help them up and say, 'Man, nice job'. It's a fun rivalry in the sense that there's a lot of respect and there are two good football teams".



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