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Steelers at Ravens NFL Week 16 Capsule

Pittsburgh Steelers vs Baltimore Ravens, 2015 AFC Wild Card Playoffs

PITTSBURGH STEELERS (9-5) AT BALTIMORE RAVENS (4-10)

SERIES

  STEELERS RAVENS
SERIES LEADER 21-18  
STREAKS   3 of past 4
COACHES VS. OPP. Mike Tomlin: 10-10 John Harbaugh: 9-9
LAST WEEK W 34-27 vs. Broncos L 34-14 vs. Chiefs
LAST REG SEA GAME 10/1/15: Ravens 23 at Steelers 20 (OT). Baltimore QB Joe Flacco throws for 189 yards & TD. Ravens K Justin Tucker kicks game-winning 52-yard FG in overtime.
LAST GAME AT SITE 9/11/14: Ravens 26, Steelers 6. Baltimore QB Joe Flacco throws for 166 yards & 2 TDs with 109.3 passer rating. Ravens TE Owen Daniels has 5 catches for 28 yards & 2 TDs.
REFEREE Craig Wrolstad
BROADCAST CBS (1:00 PM ET): Greg Gumbel, Trent Green, Jamie Erdahl (field reporter). Westwood One: Tom McCarthy, Ross Tucker. SIRIUS: 121 (Pit), 134 (Bal). XM: 230 (Bal).

STATS

PASSING Roethlisberger: 271-399-3369-18-12-96.4 Schaub: 52-80-540-3-4-76.0 OR

Clausen: 72-125-739-2-4-66.7

RUSHING D. Williams: 178-799-4.5-9 (T3L) Allen (R): 105-399-3.8-0
RECEIVING Brown: 116 (1C)-1586 (1L)-13.7-9 Aiken: 62-802-12.9-5
OFFENSE 402.9 (1C) 358.7
TAKE/GIVE +4 -15
DEFENSE 368.6 342.7
SACKS Heyward: 7 Dumervil: 6
INTs Mitchell: 3 J. Smith: 2
PUNTING Berry: 42.0 Koch: 47.7 (2C)
KICKING Boswell: 100 (22/23 PAT; 26/28 FG) Tucker: 110 (3C) (26/26 PAT; 28/35 FG)

NOTES

STEELERS: Aim for 11th consecutive win in December…QB BEN ROETHLISBERGER leads NFL with 6 350+ yard passing games in 2015. Needs 1 more to tie ANDREW LUCK (7 in 2014) for 3rd-most in single season. Passed for 340 yards & 6 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 136.3 rating in last meeting…In past 6, RB DE ANGELO WILLIAMS is averaging 120.5 scrimmage yards per game with 6 rush TDs. Only AFC player with 750+ rush yards (799), 300+ receiving yards (301) & 9+ rush TDs (9) in 2015…In past 6, WR ANTONIO BROWN has 64 catches for 868 yards & 7 total TDs (6 rec., 1 PR), incl. 16 catches for 189 yards & 2 TDs last week. Leads AFC with 116 catches & is 1 of 2 players in NFL history with 3 consecutive 110-catch seasons (WES WELKER). WR MARTAVIS BRYANT has 15 TDs in 19 career games. In past 4, WR MARKUS WHEATON has 22 catches for 378 yards & 3 TDs…Since 2007, LB LAWRENCE TIMMONS is only NFL player with 30+ sacks (31.5) & 10+ INTs (10)…RAVENS: Have scored GW points on final play in each of 4 wins in 2015…QB MATT SCHAUB is 1-1 as starter with Ravens & has passed for 540 yards with 3 TDs. QB JIMMY CLAUSEN passed for career-high 281 yards last week & aims for 3rd in row with 270+ yards…Rookie JAVORIUS ALLEN is averaging 89 scrimmage yards per game in past 5 & has 2 TD receptions during span. RB KYLE JUSZCZYK has career-high 3 TD catches, incl. 1 last week vs. Chiefs…Last week, WR KAMAR AIKEN led team with career-highs in catches (8) & receiving yards (128), incl. career-long 48-yard TD. Aims for 8th in row with 5+ receptions. WR JEREMY BUTLER aims for 3rd in row with 60+ receiving yards…LB DARYL SMITH leads team with 110 tackles, incl. 7 last week vs. KC. LB ELVIS DUMERVIL has 8 sacks in 9 career meetings. Aims for 4th in row vs. Steelers with sack.

Matt Loede has been in the sports media for over 16 years, with experience covering the MLB, NBA, and NFL. On Sunday’s during football season, you can hear Matt on national networks like Fox Sports Radio, Associated Press, and others. Born and raised in Cleveland Ohio, Matt studies and talks football inside and out, and is anxious to share his thoughts and comments with readers on a daily basis.

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