What You Need to Know: 2019 Week 17 Steelers vs. Ravens
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- LEADER: Steelers lead all-time series, 25-22
- STREAKS: Ravens have won 2 of past 3
- LAST GAME: 10/6/19: Ravens 26 at Steelers 23 (OT)
- LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/4/18: Steelers 23, Ravens 16
- Date: Sunday, December 29th, 2019
- Time: 4:25 PM ET
- Location: M&T Bank Stadium (Baltimore, MD)
- TV: CBS
Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts, Evan Washburn (field reporter)
- SIRIUS: 137 (Pit), 81 (Bal)
- XM: 380 (Pit), 225 (Bal)
- Referee: Bill Vinovich
|Last Week||L 16-10 at New York Jets||W 31-15 at Cleveland|
|Coach vs. Opp.||Mike Tomlin: 12-13||John Harbaugh: 12-11|
|Pts. For/Against||18.6/18.3||33.5 (1L)/18.1|
|Passing||Devlin Hodges (R): 91-135-968-5-8-75.8||Lamar Jackson: 265-401-3127-36 (1L)-6-113.3|
|Rushing||James Conner: 116-464-4.0-4||Lamar Jackson (QB): 176-1206-6.9-7|
|Receiving||James Washington: 44-735-16.7-3||Mark Andrews (TE): 64-852-13.3-10|
|Sacks||T.J. Watt: 14||Matthew Judon: 8.5|
|INTs||Minkah Fitzpatrick: 5||Marlon Humphrey, Marcus Peters: 3|
|Take/Give||+8 (36/28)||+10 (23/13)|
|Punting (Net)||Jordan Berry: 45.3 (40.6)||Sam Koch: 46.4 (39.9)|
|Kicking||Chris Boswell: 111 (27/27 PAT; 28/30 FG)||Justin Tucker: 127 (55/57 PAT; 24/25 FG)|
QB DEVLIN HODGES (rookie) completed 7 of 9 passes (77.8 pct.) in Week 5 meeting. Has 115+ rating in 2 of past 3 on road. Has 101.5 rating in 3 career games vs. division. Leads all rookies with 67.8 comp. pct. this season (min. 100 attempts).
RB JAMES CONNER had rush TD in Week 5 meeting. Had 163 scrimmage yards (107 rush, 56 rec.) & TD catch in last road meeting. Rookie RB BENNY SNELL has 75+ rush yards in 2 of his past 4 on road.
WR JAMES WASHINGTON had 5 catches for 41 yards last week. Had 52 rec. yards in Week 5 meeting. Aims for 3rd in row vs. division with 95+ rec. yards & rec. TD. Leads team with career-high 735 rec. yards this season. WR JUJU SMITH- SCHUSTER had season-high 7 catches for 75 yards & TD in Week 5 meeting. Aims for 3rd in row vs. Bal. with 75+ rec. yards. Rookie WR DIONTAE JOHNSON had career-high 8 catches for 81 yards & TD last week. Had 5 catches in Week 5 meeting. Has rec. TD in 2 of past 3. Leads AFC rookies with 55 catches this season.
LB T.J. WATT had sack, FF & FR last week. Aims for 3rd in row with FF. Had 3 TFL & sack in Week 5 meeting. Aims for his 7th in row vs. division with sack. Leads AFC with 14 sacks & ranks 2nd in NFL with 7 FFs this season. LB BUD DUPREE had 2 TFL & sack last week. Aims for 4th in row with sack. Had sack & PD in Week 5 meeting. Watt (14) & Dupree (10.5) only pair of AFC teammates each with 10+ sacks in 2019.
RAVENS clinched homefield advantage throughout AFC playoffs for 1st time in franchise history.
QB LAMAR JACKSON passed for 238 yards with 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 120.1 rating & rushed for 103 yards last week, his 5th game of season with 100+ rush yards, most all-time in single season by QB. Has 1,201 rush yards this season, most by QB in single season in NFL history. Has 31 TDs (25 pass, 6 rush) vs. INT for 123 rating in his past 10. QB ROBERT GRIFFIN III makes 1st start of season. Completed 29 of 40 passes (72.5 pct.) for 232 yards with 2 TDs for 92.9 rating & rushed for 32 yards in his last game vs. Pit. (1/1/17 with Cle.).
RB MARK INGRAM had 91 scrimmage yards (55 rush, 36 rec.) & TD catch last week. Has career-high 15 TDs this season (10 rush, 5 rec.), tied for AFC lead. RB GUS EDWARDS rushed for 66 yards last week. Has rush TD in 2 of past 4 on road.
TE MARK ANDREWS had team-high 6 catches for 93 yards & 2 TDs last week. Aims for 3rd in row overall with rec. TD & 4th in row at home with rec. TD. Leads all TEs with career-high 10 TD catches this season, most in franchise history by TE in single season. WR MARQUISE BROWN had TD catch in Week 5 meeting. Ties for AFC lead among rookies with 7 rec. TDs.
CB MARLON HUMPHREY had 3rd INT of season last week. Has 5 PD in past 3. Had FF & FR in Week 5 meeting. Has INT in 2 of past 3 vs. division. LB PATRICK ONWUASOR had 7 tackles & TFL in Week 5 meeting. Has sack in 2 of past 4 at