Baltimore 23, Pittsburgh 20

Sunday, November 6, 2011 8:20 PM
WHEN: 8:20 PM EST, Sunday, November 6, 2011
WHERE: Heinz Field, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
TEMPERATURE: 50°
HEAD OFFICIAL: Walt Coleman
ATTENDANCE: 64851

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 Total
Baltimore 3 6 7 7 23
Pittsburgh 0 6 0 14 20

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Baltimore 6-2 4-0 2-2 W2
Pittsburgh 6-3 4-1 2-2 L1

Recap


Joe Flacco threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to rookie Torrey Smith with eight seconds to play, lifting the visiting Baltimore Ravens to a 23-20 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night.

The winning score capped a 13-play, 92-yard drive and came four plays after Smith had dropped a pass in the other corner of the end zone. It was the rookie's first touchdown since hauling in three scoring passes in Week 3.

Flacco threw for 298 yards and Ray Rice had 86 total yards and a touchdown as the Ravens (6-2) swept the season series from the Steelers to move into a tie with Cincinnati atop the AFC North.

Pittsburgh (6-3) appeared on its way to its fifth consecutive victory when Ben Roethlisberger threw a 25-yard scoring pass to Mike Wallace with 4:59 to play to give the Steelers their first lead at 20-16.

Billy Cundiff kicked three field goals, including a 51-yarder on the final play of the first half to give the Ravens a 9-6 lead.

Rice's 4-yard scoring run boosted the lead to 16-6 with 4 1/2 minutes to go in the third quarter, but Roethlisberger led an 11-play, 80-yard drive capped by Rashard Mendenhall's 1-yard run to make it 16-13 with 14:32 left.

Roethlisberger threw for 330 yards on 20-of-37 passing with one TD and one interception. It was the third straight 300-yard game by Roethlisberger, who has thrown for 1,056 yards in that stretch.

Top Game Performances

Rushing
Baltimore   Pittsburgh
Ray Rice Player Rashard Mendenhall
18 Attempts 13
43 Yards 52
2.4 Avg Yards 4.0
1 Touchdowns 1
10 Long 10
Receiving
Baltimore   Pittsburgh
Anquan Boldin Player Antonio Brown
7 Receptions 5
88 Yards 109
12.6 Avg Yards 21.8
0 Touchdowns 0
21 Long 32

Team Stats Summary

  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sacks FF
Baltimore 356 67 289 2 3 1 1.0 0
Pittsburgh 392 70 322 2 2 0 3.0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Pittsburgh will play their next game on the road against Cincinnati. The Steelers have a W/L % of .667 after a win and .667 after a loss.
  • Baltimore will play their next game on the road against Seattle. The Ravens have a W/L % of .750 after a win and .750 after a loss.
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