Lower than midway via the primary quarter of the long-awaited Pittsburgh Steelers–Baltimore Ravens assembly, the sport is simply as bizarre 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 these two groups 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 instead of Lamar Jackson 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 towards the Steelers in as many video games.
The Ravens obtained the possession when Ben Roethlisberger threw a choose in the long run zone out of an empty set on fourth-and-goal from the one only a couple performs earlier.
And, the Steelers gained that possession on a fumble by working again Gus Edwards on the hand off. It is precisely the form of weirdness all of us deserve for a recreation delayed thrice and kicking off late Wednesday afternoon to protect the time of a tree lighting.
CB Joe Haden picks off RG3 and takes it to the home pic.twitter.com/37riRgd
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