Watch and read live as the Pittsburgh Steelers take on hated rival the Baltimore Ravens. The game begins at 1 p.m. EST and IBTimes will have live coverage throughout the game.
Both teams enter the season with high expectations after making the playoffs last season. The Steelers reached the Super Bowl before losing to the Green Bay Packers and have high expectations going into this season. The Steelers return both the core of their offesne and defense heading into this season's opener.
The Ravens lost to the Steelers 31-24 in the AFC divisional championship round and made a series of moves to help them finally get past the Steelers. Gone are veterans Willis McGahee and Derrick Mason; brought in were Ricky Williams, Lee Evans, and rookies Jimmy Smith and Torrey Smith.
Steelers linebacker LaMarr Woodley told the media this off-season he doesn't think Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco will ever win a Super Bowl. All those side stories plus more heading into this much anticipated Week 1 game.