Lower than midway by means of the primary quarter of the long-awaited Pittsburgh Steelers–Baltimore Ravens assembly, the game is just as weird as one performed at 3:40 p.m. on a Wednesday deserves to be.
However with two interceptions and a fumble between the 2 groups, it is nonetheless the identical bodily defensive battle the Ravens and Steelers have been recognized to play. Like the primary recreation between the 2 groups earlier this season, the Steelers scored their first factors of the sport on a pick-six.
This time, cornerback Joe Haden intercepted Robert Griffin III, enjoying rather than Lamar Jackson, who’s on the COVID-19 listing, on the Baltimore 14. He returned it to the top zone, choosing up the primary factors of the sport. It is the second interception Griffin has thrown in opposition to the Steelers in as many video games.
CB Joe Haden picks off RG3 and takes it to the home pic.twitter.com/37riRgd
— Pittsburgh Steelers (@Steelers) Dec. 2, 2020
The Ravens obtained the possession when Ben Roethlisberger threw a decide in the long run zone out of an empty set on fourth-and-goal from the one simply a few performs earlier.
And, the Steelers gained that possession on a fumble by operating again Gus Edwards on the handoff. It is precisely the sort of weirdness all of us deserve for a recreation delayed 3 times and kicking off late Wednesday afternoon to protect the time of a tree lighting.