With six weeks left, the AFC North race is tightly bunched at the top of the division, but the Ravens, 3-0 against Pittsburgh and Cincinnati, are in the best shape.
The NFL has announced that a matchup of NFC playoff contenders has been flexed into the "Sunday Night Football" prime-time spot in Week 13.
The Thanksgiving teams go 6-0 in Week 11; Raheem Morris gets too aggressive; some offensive rookies hit the wall; and much more.
Joe Flacco threw for 270 yards and two touchdowns, and the Ravens squeezed by the Bengals 31-24 on Sunday to move into first place in the AFC North.
MLB Ray Lewis, one of the Ravens' blue-chip defenders, is dealing with a toe injury, but overall, the Baltimore defense has been fairly healthy this season.
Chiefs QB Tyler Palko on playing a Bill Belichick defense in his first NFL start Monday night against the Patriots, quoted on masslive.com: "I think I'd rather be studying algebra than facing Bill Belichick. He's a little ...
Steven Hauschka matched a franchise record with five field goals and the Seahawks forced three turnovers in a surprising 22-17 victory over the Ravens on Sunday.
Ravens TE Dennis Pitta has had increased opportunities in the passing game recently, and he has done well with those chances.
An undefeated defending champion, precocious rookie players and coaches, a record number of big comeback wins and the 49ers, Lions and Bills in the playoff hunt mark a surprising first half.
Steelers S Ryan Clark was fined $40,000 and Ravens LB Ray Lewis was fined $20,000 for illegal hits in Sunday night's game.
A loss at Cincinnati on Sunday would leave the Steelers in a challenging — and increasingly powerless — position in the AFC North, writes PFW's Mike Wilkening.
The Giants and Jets earned huge victories; the Browns, Dolphins and Patriots have to deal with controversy; defense rules again; and plenty more.
Baltimore rookie WR Torrey Smith caught a 26-yard TD pass from Joe Flacco with eight seconds left to lift the Ravens past the Steelers 23-20.
The Ravens' pass rush has been even more productive and formidable recently with reserve OLB Paul Kruger emerging as a dangerous pass rusher.
This week, PFW selects Steven Jackson, Terrell Suggs and Donnie Jones as its Players of the Week.