Steelers Vs. Seahawks: BTSC Week 2 Gameday Open Thread
The Baltimore Ravens should go to 2-0 in the 2011 NFL regular season as Baltimore Beatdown is predicting a solid Baltimore victory over the Tennessee Titans today.
Last week in the first week o fthe 2011 NFL season, there were 14 QBs who threw for over 300 yards, while in 1977, there were only five 300-yard passing games the entire season, including two from a former Baltimore Colts QB.
After opening the 2011 NFL regular season with a 12-4 record picking the games, Baltimore Beatdown hopes to continue this trend with their picks in week 2, including couple of upsets.
Week 2 NFL Capsules gives us all the comparisons between the Baltimore Ravens and their next opponent, the Tennessee Titans.
NFL Network analyst and former Pro Bowler Warren Sapp called Pittsburgh Steelers WR Hines Ward and LB James Farrior "old" and "slow" among other things in a recent episode of the Showtime series, "Inside The NFL," and both Steelers had something to say about thaose comments.
The Baltimore Ravens released their final injury report in advance of their game at the Tennessee Titans on Sunday and it appears the Ravens will be a little thin at the cornerback position.
The great NFL Press Release machine gives us all sorts of info and stats on the 2011 NFL season, with which colleges are represented the most (Maryland?) in the league, average height, weight, age, new apparel and rivalries.
Baltimore quarterback JOE FLACCO will make his 50th career start for the Ravens this Sunday against Tennessee. and with a win against the Titans, Flacco (33 wins) would tie PHILIP RIVERS (34) for the fourth-most wins of any active quarterback through his first 50 starts.
The Baltimore Ravens official Press Release on this coming Sunday's game, chock ful of everything you would want to know about the Ravens and their next opponent, the Tennessee Titans.
Prior to the opening game of the 2011 NFL regular season, Baltimore Ravens head coach announced his starting cornerbacks would be rookie Jimmy Smith and Cary Williams, but that changed right away in last Sunday's opening day 35-7 beatdown of the Pittsburgh Steelers when Smith was injured the first time he was on the field.
|13:28 left: Baltimore Touchdown - 27-yard pass from Joe Flacco to Anquan Boldin. (Billy Cundiff extra point is good). 3 plays, 66 yds, 1:32 min.|
|13:28 left: Billy Cundiff extra point is good. 3 plays, 66 yds, 1:32 min.|
|1:49 left: Baltimore Touchdown - 1-yard run by Ray Rice. (Billy Cundiff extra point is good). 4 plays, 37 yds, 1:19 min.|
|1:49 left: Billy Cundiff extra point is good. 4 plays, 37 yds, 1:19 min.|
|10:23 left: Pittsburgh Touchdown - 11-yard pass from Ben Roethlisberger to Emmanuel Sanders. (Shaun Suisham extra point is good). 10 plays, 68 yds, 6:26 min.|
|10:23 left: Shaun Suisham extra point is good. 10 plays, 68 yds, 6:26 min.|
|1:48 left: Baltimore Touchdown - 11-yard pass from Joe Flacco to Ray Rice. (Billy Cundiff extra point is good). 12 plays, 84 yds, 5:16 min.|
|1:48 left: Billy Cundiff extra point is good. 12 plays, 84 yds, 5:16 min.|
|14:39 left: Baltimore Touchdown - 18-yard pass from Joe Flacco to Ed Dickson. (Sam Koch rushed left for the two-point conversion). 1 plays, 18 yds, 0:09 min.|
|14:39 left: 1 plays, 18 yds, 0:09 min.|
|2:50 left: Baltimore Field Goal - 29-yarder by Billy Cundiff. 10 plays, 79 yds, 4:35 min.|
|1:56 left: Baltimore Field Goal - 30-yarder by Billy Cundiff. 4 plays, -3 yds, 2:05 min.|
|Time of Possession||27:29||32:31|
|Third Down Conversions||3-9-33%||7-16-44%|
|Fourth Down Conversions||0-1-0%||0-1-0%|
|Punts-Average (Net Avg.)||4-52.8 (47.8)||5-47.2 (41.8)|