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Ravens vs. Steelers: News and updates leading into Week 7

Marcus Gilbert questionable to return with quad

Guy Whimper, not Mike Adams, replaces Gilbert at right tackle.

Ravens vs. Steelers first half open thread

The Steelers meet their AFC North rival, defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore, at 4:30 p.m. ET.

Steelers inactives: Jarvis Jones out vs. Ravens

Jones gets first deactivation of pro career, missing Week 7 with a concussion suffered last week against the Jets.

Key matchup: Jason Worilds vs. Eugene Monroe

Assume Jarvis Jones (game-time decision) is unable to play, this is a huge game for Jason Worilds.

Gone are the days of two power-running teams

Compared to 1995, the NFL is seeing roughly the same amount of rushes and yards per game. Its worst teams, though, which include Baltimore and Pittsburgh, are well-below what they were that season.

Fantasy Week 7: Which Steelers to sit/start

The best match-ups the Steelers have in their Week 7 game against the Baltimore Ravens.

Beachum and Gilbert vs. Suggs and Dumervil

Elvis Dumervil has been everything Baltimore hoped he'd be when they picked him up in free agency. The Steelers' tackles will need to step up to slow him down, as well as Steelers-killer Terrell Suggs.

5 reasons the Steelers will beat the Ravens

Neither team is able to run the ball - something they both planned to do extensively this season. It's likely to come down to the quarterbacks, and their ability to keep the ball.

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Ravens vs. Steelers: Pregame news and updates

The Steelers host the Ravens in the first chapter of the bi-annual rivalry between the two AFC North powers. Check back here throughout the day for updates, features and commentary leading into the 4:30 p.m. ET kickoff.

Steelers vs. Ravens nuts and bolts

All the details on watching the Steelers' Week 7 game vs. the Baltimore Ravens.

Ravens vs. Steelers: The NFL's Best Rivalry

The most bone-jarring, internal organ-bruising rivalry in sports will grace us again this weekend. Steelers versus Ravens is the very embodiment of what football should be.

Steelers upbeat going into Ravens Week

Steelers enter Ravens Week on an upbeat note.

Jason Worilds expected to start in Week 7

The demoted outside linebacker looks to make his first start since Week 1.

Which Ravens player would you want?

The familiarity of the Ravens rosters in the minds of Steelers fans make several options for discussion. Weigh in with yours.

Kelvin Beachum, long-term solution at left tackle

If Beachum is that solution, there are several other problems within this franchise. Or, they were able to find a diamond in the rough after a long string of failed experiments. Which will we see against Baltimore this weekend?

5 Questions with Baltimore Beatdown

Torrey Smith's contract situation, Ray Rice's roster spot and the young players on the Ravens' high-powered defense, Baltimore Beatdown editor Jason Butt discusses it all.

Steelers' Woodley coming on strong

It's not all about the sacks for Steelers' OLB LaMarr Woodley. While his QB hurry numbers aren't leading the league, he's doing enough on the field to show he's healthy and capable of making plays again.

The Standard is The Standard - Week 7

The Steelers and Ravens kick off at 4:30 p.m. ET Sunday in Week 7 of the NFL season. Neal Coolong and Lance Williams analyze the game head to toe, pointing out what you can expect when these rivals take the field.

Jarvis Jones has a concussion, status unclear

Heading into Friday, it's unclear whether Steelers rookie OLB Jarvis Jones will be cleared to play against Baltimore.

Ravens DC warns of struggles facing Ben

The play breaks down, and that's when the play begins, quips Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees, who praised Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's improvisational skills Thursday.

Steelers injury report: Jones returns to practice

The Steelers first round pick returns to the field in preparation for his first Steelers/Ravens game.

Steelers Notebook: Cotchery on rivalry

Steelers wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery says the Steelers/Ravens rivalry is all he thought it would be and more. Bruce Gradkowski sent a message to his team's defensive lineman, giving them permission to beat up his little brother.

It may come down to which QB will make plays

Baltimore and Pittsburgh have many negative similarities. It may simply come down to which quarterback can make more plays under pressure.

Steelers vs. Ravens: New faces, same old grudge

Two teams usually battling for the top of the AFC North find themselves in a must-win game for different reasons. It's still a critical game for both teams, regardless of the absence of certain players and their records.

Q&A with Ravens beat writer Matt Vensel

Baltimore Sun Ravens beat writer Matt Vensel asks BTSC's Neal Coolong about the current state of the Steelers.

Tomlin encouraged by progress of Le'Veon Bell

Supporting his featured running back, Tomlin pointed out the talented run defense the Jets have in reference to the underwhelming stats of Le'Veon Bell in Week 6. They face just as tough of a run defense in Week 7.

Jarvis Jones sidelined in practice Wednesday

Jones misses practice on Wednesday with an undisclosed head injury.

Brown unsure if run-in with Haley changes things

Steelers WR Antonio Brown's comments on whether the alleged argument he had with offensive coordinator Todd Haley is getting him the ball more. BTSC's Dale Grdnic asked him, as well as whether he knew he took a sack in Week 6.

Great expectations week

The Steelers may be 1-4, but we're all feeling pretty hopeful for a turn around, especially after the team's first victory of the season against the Jets in Week 6. Who better to keep the momentum going than a Week 7 date with the Ravens?

Steelers Film Room: The need for speed

The Steelers show some serious speed while picking up their first victory this year.

Steelers injury report: Wheaton out vs. Ravens

The rookie wide receiver will miss his first game due to a broken pinkie.

Roethlisberger can't carry team, says columnist

Disputing a column by Baltimore Sun writer Mike Preston seems like a perfect way to kick off Steelers/Ravens Week.

Ravens vs. Steelers: Bell's chances of 100 yards

The Steelers have beaten the Ravens often enough, but have not had a running back rush for 100 yards since Jerome Bettis in 2004. What are Le'Veon Bell's chances of topping the century mark in Week 7?