Baltimore vs Pittsburgh Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 31-24
Ben Roethlisberger passed for 2 TDs and 226 yards in leading Pittsburgh to a 31-24 win over Baltimore on Saturday at Heinz Field.
Pittsburgh won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 38.5.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 46 yards, while Mewelde Moore added 12 yards in the win. Antonio Brown and Emmanuel Sanders added 75 and 54 receiving yards respectively.
Ray Rice rushed for 32 yards for Baltimore, while Willis McGahee added 4 yards. Joe Flacco threw for 125 yards for the Ravens, while receivers Todd Heap and T.J. Houshmandzadeh had 43 and 38 yards respectively.
Baltimore was outgained by Pittsburgh 263-126 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-12 by the Steelers.
The time of possession battle favored Pittsburgh as their offense was on the field for 34:28, longer than the 25:32 of their opponents.