Just a few weeks back, the Steelers notched their second win of the year, a thrilling 19-16 duel with AFC North rival Baltimore at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. That win pushed Pittsburgh to a 2-4 record, which seemed more like a consolation prize in an otherwise dismal year.
The Steelers won three other games since then, and have powered themselves back into playoff contention.
A loss puts a dent in those postseason hopes, while a win not only completes the season sweep of the Ravens, it puts Pittsburgh largely in control of its own destiny with four games to play.
Here are the viewing details for Thursday's broadcast:
Time: 8:30 p.m. ET
Date: Nov. 28, 2013
Location: M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore
TV and Radio Schedule: NBC national broadcast Steelers Radio Network: WDVE-FM (102.5)/WBGG-AM (970)
Announcers: Al Michaels (play-by-play), Cris Collinsworth (color)
Online streaming: NBC LiveExtra (where applicable)
Ravens SB Nation site: Baltimore Beat Down
Odds: Ravens (-3)
Weather: 32 degrees, winds SW 4 m.p.h.