Flacco throws 2 TD’s in Ravens win over Steelers

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

The Pittsburgh Steelers picked up their first win of the season on Monday night. However, they were not able to win for the second-time this week.

The Baltimore Ravens defeated the Steelers, 26-14, on Sunday night at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pa.

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco attempts a pass to tight end Maxx Williams

Joe Flacco attempts a pass to Maxx Williams (Getty Images)

With the win, the Ravens improved to 3-1 overall, including 1-1 on the road. The Steelers fell to 1-2-1, including 0-2 at home this season.

Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco went 28 of 42 for 363 yards. He also had two touchdowns.

Alex Collins had 11 carries for 42 yards. Javorius Allen had 10 carries for 30 yards.

John Brown had three receptions for 116 yards and a touchdown. Willie Snead IV had six receptions for 56 yards. Maxx Williams had five receptions for 51 yards. Nick Boyle had three receptions for 36 yards. Collins had a three-yard touchdown reception.

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger went 27 of 47 for 274 yards. He had one touchdown and an interception.

James Conner had nine carries for 19 yards.

Antonio Brown had five receptions for 62 yards and a touchdown. Vance McDonald had five receptions for 62 yards. JuJu Smith-Schuster had four receptions for 60 yards. Ryan Switzer had seven receptions for 32 yards.

The second half was all the Ravens, as they scored 12 straight points. Justin Tucker had four second-half field goals.

The game was tied at 14 all at halftime. The Ravens led 14-0 in the first quarter, as Flacco hit Brown for a 33-yard touchdown reception. Flacco also hit Collins for a three-yard touchdown reception.

Chris Boswell made two field goals to make it 14-6. Then, Roethlisberger hit Brown for a 26-yard touchdown reception. Following the score, Roethlisberger hit Conner for a two-point conversion.

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