won the Super Bowl 2 times, in 2000 and 2012. Roethlisberger hands off to Willie Parker, 2006. In the playoff game, a personal foul by special teams player Daren Stone cost the Ravens 25 yards. In 2014, the Baltimore Ravens beat the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Wild Card Round. Total points scored for Pittsburgh is 1,062 to Baltimore’s 1,035. Ravens sweep season series for the first time. The Pittsburgh Steelers compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member club of the American Football Conference (AFC) North division. In Week 9, the Steelers defeated the Ravens 43–23 at Heinz Field. Though the Ravens took an early 10-0 lead, the game remained close from the end of the first quarter on. Their first-ever matchup was at Three Rivers Stadium back in the Mike Tomczak days on Sept. 8, 1996. Evolution? The absence of Alualu against the Baltimore Ravens was definitely felt. [4] Both teams have also handed each other their first loss in their current stadiums; the Steelers handed the Ravens their first loss at PSINet Stadium (now M&T Bank Stadium) in 1998, while the Ravens returned the favor by handing the Steelers their first loss at Heinz Field in 2001. Please check your email for a confirmation. The Ravens swept the Steelers in 2011, and they split the next three seasons. The Baltimore Ravens In a strange twist of fate, Art Modell, former owner of the Steelers' traditional rival, the Cleveland Browns, agreed to suspend the Browns franchise in return for taking his players and personnel to Baltimore, creating the Baltimore Ravens expansion franchise. Their first season was in 1996, and their most recent season was in 2019. Roethlisberger had 506 passing yards in the game. Since head coach Mike Tomlin took over the Steelers job Pittsburgh is 5-8 in Baltimore. There's no need to hide it, they know it, and we know it. Let’s take a look at the history between these two franchises. He’s thrown for 5,715 yards, 37 TDs and 23 INTS for a QB rating of 83.5. No, the Baltimore Ravens have been known by that name since 1996. There's no calling each other after the game and inviting each other out to dinner. The Steelers dominated the Ravens for their first decade of existence, beating them 14 times in 22 games. [6] One of the rivalry's most memorable moments was Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs being quoted as saying that a "bounty" was put out on the head of Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward. Although it was the Ravens reserves versus the Steelers first-teamers, they still couldn’t win. Third-string QB, Devlin “Duck” Hodges came off the bench, but couldn’t find the endzone. Roethlisberger’s record versus the vaunted Ravens is 13-10 — he’s missed seven contests due to injury (’05, ’07, ’09, ’10, ’15, ’19). It's going to be one of those black and blue games. The Steelers employees had to take "AFC North Division Champions" shirts that were in boxes on the field off after the Ravens won.[10]. The inter-divisional rivalry carried over with both teams remaining in what was then the AFC Central Division. Visible for the Ravens are CB Corey Ivy (35), LB Bart Scott (57), and CB Chris McAlister (21). The tightest game in the rivalry was a 39–38 Steelers win in Week 14 of 2017. When was the last time the Ravens won a playoff game? The Baltimore Ravens last missed the playoffs in 2017. Though the Steelers went on to win the AFC North with an 11–5 record, the 10–6 Ravens would earn their first playoff victory over their rival on January 3, 2015, with a 30–17 win at Heinz Field in the Wild Card round, in the game Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs (who had public comments against Steelers Quarterback Ben Roethliesberger years before) caught a game sealing interception with his legs.[9]. During the 2019 offseason, the Ravens traded Joe Flacco to the Denver Broncos and named Lamar Jackson as their starting quarterback moving forward. Pittsburgh Steelers Playoff History. In 2018, they would split once again. The Steelers won each contest, but only by the closest of margins. Visible for the Steelers are LB Larry Foote (50), LB Lawrence Timmons (94), and DE/LB James Harrison (92). In Week 4 at Pittsburgh, the Steelers won on a 46–yard field goal in overtime. QB Tommy Maddox sustained an elbow injury that forced Roethlisberger to come off the bench to play in his first pro game. Ben Roethlisberger throws for six touchdown passes in the game in Pittsburgh. The Steelers lead the overall series, 29-24. Hines Ward makes a catch for the Steelers, 2006. The rivalry truly intensified in 2008, when the Steelers and the Ravens played three times — twice during the regular season and once in the playoffs. Playoff Record Summary. The game included an infamous moment when Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin inadvertently stepped onto the field interfering with a Jacoby Jones kickoff return, eventually resulting in a $100,000 fine for Tomlin. This would mark the last time Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis would play against the Steelers, as he was injured during the teams' two meetings in 2012 and retired following his win in Super Bowl XLVII. They met three times again in 2010 — with the Ravens winning the first game and the Steelers winning the last two, including the divisional playoffs. When was the last time the Steelers won a playoff game? Behind a defense that shut out the Steelers for the first three quarters, the Ravens won 21–14, taking the lead in the division and evening the teams' records at 4–4. In Week 9 of 2016, the 4–3 Steelers and 3–4 Ravens met at M&T Bank Stadium, each team having an opportunity to gain control of the AFC North. Najeh Davenport tries to escape from the Ravens defense, 2006. The bitter rivalry continued in the 2009 NFL season; the Ravens won 20–17 at M&T Bank Stadium and the Steelers won 23–20 at Heinz Field. Baltimore Ravens Playoff History. A view of Heinz Field during a September, 2008 game. The Steelers lead the series 28-24 and the postseason 3-1.