Patriots Team Grades: Big Plays Overcome Shortcomings In Win Over RavensA resilient New England team did what was necessary to beat Baltimore.
Team Grades: Joe Flacco Dazzles As Ravens Fall Short Against PatriotsThe Ravens won't return to the AFC Championship game but it wasn't for lack of trying. The Patriots and Ravens put together one of the most exhilarating playoff games in recent memory.
Brady Throws 3 TD Passes, Patriots Beat Ravens 35-31Tom Brady's third touchdown pass gave New England its first lead with about five minutes remaining and the Patriots reached their fourth straight AFC championship game with a 35-31 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday.
Injury Report: Timmy Jernigan Set To Return For RavensThe Ravens need as many players as possible attacking Tom Brady in the divisional round of the postseason. Baltimore may have got one more to do just that with the return of Timmy Jernigan.
Ravens Set For Postseason Feud With PatriotsThe Ravens are a game away from the AFC Championship. Standing in their way are the New England Patriots. The Ravens have had success against them in the past, but both teams have changed a great deal since then.
Patriots Shouldn't Overlook Ravens On Special TeamsBaltimore made its reputation on defense, but its kicking game is also pretty good.
Opponent Profile: Patriots Don't Match Up Well Against Baltimore RavensIf the Ravens are in the playoffs, chances are good that they'll go up against the New England Patriots. That's been the trend set by these two teams in recent years. Round 4 of the postseason battle will begin on Saturday with the victor receiving a ticket to the AFC Championship.
Patriots Opponent Profile: Ravens Bring Improved Offense To FoxboroBaltimore's defense is just as tough as ever, but it now has a dangerous offense to go with it.
Here We Go Again: Patriots Face Ravens In AFC PlayoffsNew England and Baltimore are developing an impressive postseason rivalry.
Team Grades: Ravens Kick Steelers Out Of Postseason, Advance To Divisonal RoundNot many pundits had the Ravens defeating the Steelers. The Baltimore Ravens were more than happy to prove people wrong as they dismantled the Steelers 30-17 and advanced to the divisional round to battle the New England Patriots.
Team Grades: Steelers Fall To Ravens, 30-17The Pittsburgh Steelers watched their 2014 hopes slip away as the Baltimore Ravens took advantage of mistakes and won the wild card playoff game, 30-17.
Injury Report: Ravens Very Healthy For Wild Card Game With SteelersThe Baltimore Ravens are facing a familiar foe in the Wild Card weekend as they will battle it out with their divisional rival Pittsburgh Steelers. Luckily, they will be heading into the game with most of their faces healthy and on the field.
Jason Keidel's NFL Wild Card Weekend PrimerYou can make an argument for all four road teams to win in the first round. And isn't that what we want?
Injury Report: Steelers Prepared If Le'Veon Bell Not HealthyThe Pittsburgh Steelers enter wild card weekend with injuries to consider, mainly Le'Veon Bell and Troy Polamalu. The Steelers are prepared to move forward against Ravens.
Bengals Need To Win Sunday To Shed "Playoff Losers" LabelThe Cincinnati Bengals haven't won an NFL playoff game since January 6, 1990. They beat the Houston Oilers—right there, that tells you it was a long time ago—by a 41-14 score in the wild-card round of the AFC playoffs. Since then, the Bengals have lost all five postseason contests they've played in. That needs to change this weekend.