Divisional round playoff weekend started today and the first game of the day saw the Pittsburgh Steelers defeat the Baltimore Ravens by a score of 31-24 in Pittsburgh. The Steelers will play the Patriots-Jets winner on January 23rd.
Mendenhall got 2 touchdowns, Miller and Ward got a touchdown each and Suisham got a field-goal for the Steelers, while Rice, Redding and Heap got a touchdown each and Cundiff got a field-goal for the Ravens.
Last season, the Ravens finished with a 9-7 record and second in the AFC North behind Cincinnati but ahead of Pittsburgh and Cleveland. They lost in the Divisional Round to the Indianapolis Colts.