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Steelers, Ravens carry slim playoff hopes into finale

Jan. 07, 2022 17:25 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (8-7-1) at BALTIMORE (8-8) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS. BETTING LINE: Ravens by 6, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Steelers 7-9; Ravens 8-8. SERIES RECORD: Steelers lead 31-24. LAST MEETING:...

Ravens to host Steelers in Roethlisberger's likely finale

Jan. 07, 2022 17:23 PM EST

The past week has been a whirlwind for Ben Roethlisberger. The fans in Pittsburgh gave their quarterback quite a retirement send-off, and the emotions from that night will surely linger for a while. Now it's time for a pretty compelling postscript: Roethlisberger on the road against...

Ravens veterans face uncertain futures after season finale

Jan. 05, 2022 19:19 PM EST

For Baltimore defensive back Jimmy Smith, the possibility of retirement is now more than just talk. “Anybody who knows me knows that I’ve been retiring since my rookie year. I always say it. It’s just how I talk,” he said Wednesday. “But to actually really think about it,...

Depleted Ravens face Bengals with playoff hopes on the line

Dec. 25, 2021 17:13 PM EST

BALTIMORE (8-6) at CINCINNATI (8-6) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Bengals by 2 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Ravens 7-7; Bengals 7-7. SERIES RECORD: Ravens lead 27-24. LAST MEETING:...

Huntley giving Ravens reasons to believe in him

Dec. 23, 2021 17:40 PM EST

The Baltimore Ravens are preparing for what's almost certainly the most important game of their season so far — a showdown at Cincinnati, with the winner taking over sole possession of first place in the AFC North. Then again, when you're a 23-year-old quarterback with two career...

Jackson-Rodgers QB matchup threatened by injury concerns

Dec. 16, 2021 19:18 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — The last time Baltimore faced Green Bay, Aaron Rodgers didn't play and the Packers were shut out. That's the type of scenario the Ravens are hoping to avoid this weekend. Now it's Lamar Jackson whose health is in question. The Baltimore star left...

Ravens put interconference streak on the line against GB

Dec. 16, 2021 14:33 PM EST

GREEN BAY (10-3) at BALTIMORE (8-5) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EST, Fox BETTING LINE: Packers by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Green Bay 11-2; Baltimore 6-7. SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 4-2. LAST...

Lamar Jackson misses practice with injured ankle

Dec. 15, 2021 18:26 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Lamar Jackson missed practice because of his injured ankle, and the Baltimore Ravens are bringing in another quarterback just in case. Jets coach Robert Saleh announced that Josh Johnson was heading to Baltimore from New York’s practice squad. Ravens...

The Latest: Allen-led comeback sends Bills to OT with Bucs

Dec. 12, 2021 19:45 PM EST

The Latest from Week 14 of the NFL (all times EST): 7:40 p.m. Josh Allen has almost single-handedly carried Buffalo to overtime against Tampa Bay. The Bills trailed by 21 points at the half but evened the score at 27 on a field goal by Tyler Bass in the...

Garrett backs up words, Browns hang on to beat Ravens 24-22

Dec. 12, 2021 18:19 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett wasn't going to let this season escape his grasp — or get away from the Browns. Displeased with an overall lack of focus during practice last week, Cleveland's star defensive end spoke up and challenged his teammates, urging them to do more, pushing...