Baltimore Defeats Pittsburgh 23-20 - Recap
|Baltimore Defeats Pittsburgh 23-20 - Recap|
Joe Flacco threw for 300 yards and 1 TD to lead the Ravens over Pittsburgh 23-20 on Sunday in Week 9 action at Heinz Field.
Baltimore won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 41.5.
Ray Rice rushed for 43 yards, while Ricky Williams added 24 yards in the win. Anquan Boldin and Torrey Smith added 88 and 71 receiving yards respectively.
Rashard Mendenhall rushed for 52 yards for Pittsburgh, while Ben Roethlisberger added 13 yards. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 330 yards for the Steelers, while receivers Antonio Brown and Heath Miller had 109 and 73 yards respectively.
Baltimore lost the offensive yardage battle to Pittsburgh 392-356 yards in Sunday's game. Baltimore had more first downs as that total ended up 23-20.
Pittsburgh lost the time of possession battle 33:59/26:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Baltimore looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Seahawks. The Steelers will aim to get back on the winning track at Cincinnati.