Pittsburgh Steelers vs Baltimore Ravens NFL Betting Odds, Lines & Predictions for Week 18

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  • The Ravens (8-8) are -3.5 favorites vs the Steelers (8-7)
  • Sunday, January 9, 2022 1:00pm EST on CBS
  • Total (Over/Under): 41 points

The Baltimore Ravens (8-8) play the Pittsburgh Steelers (8-7) on Sunday, January 9, 2022 1:00pm EST at M&T Bank Stadium.

The Ravens are betting favorites in this matchup, with the spread sitting at -3.5 (-110).

The total (Over/Under) is 41 points for the game.

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Where & How to Watch Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, Week 18

  • Game Day: Sunday, January 9, 2022
  • Game Time: 1:00pm EST
  • TV Channel: CBS
  • Location: Baltimore, MD at M&T Bank Stadium

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Ravens Betting Odds & Spread, Week 18

SpreadTotal (O/U)Moneyline
Pittsburgh Steelers+3.5 -11041 -110150
Baltimore Ravens -3.5 -11041 -110-185

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Pittsburgh Steelers: Keys to the Game vs. the Baltimore Ravens

The Steelers are 1-6-1 (.125) when throwing at least 1 interception this season — 5th-worst in NFL; League Avg: .361.

The Steelers are 6-7 (.462) when rushing less than 20 times since last season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: .153.

The Steelers are 11-2 (.846) when forcing at least one fumble since last season — 4th-best in NFL; League Avg: .616.

The Steelers are 11-2 (.846) when possessing the ball longer than their opponent since last season — 5th-best in NFL; League Avg: .642.

Baltimore Ravens: Keys to the Game vs. the Pittsburgh Steelers

The Ravens are winless (0-1) when rushing at least 4 yards less than 5 times in a game since the 2019 season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .328.

The Ravens are winless (0-1) when rushing at least 4 yards less than 5 times in a game since last season — tied for worst in NFL; League Avg: .314.

The Ravens are 13-3 (.812) when allowing less than 200 passing yards since the 2019 season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: .516.

The Ravens are 13-3 (.812) on the road since the 2019 season — 3rd-best in NFL; League Avg: .480

Additional Matchup Notes for Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Baltimore Ravens, Week 18

The Ravens ran successful plays on just 12.5% of pass attempts on their opponent’s side of the field last week — second-worst in NFL. Steelers allowed successful plays on just 30.8% of pass attempts on their own side of the field last week — tied for third-best in NFL.

The Ravens have given up 54 sacks this season — most in NFL. The Steelers have sacked the quarterback 52 times this season — most in NFL.

The Ravens have thrown for 7,045 passing yards in 32 games (just 220.2 YPG) since the 2020 season — fourth-worst in NFL. The Steelers have allowed just 207.0 passing yards per game since last season — second-best in NFL.

The The Steelers have rushed the ball on just 35.6% of plays from scrimmage this season — second-lowest in NFL. The Ravens have allowed just 4.0 yards per carry this season — tied for third-best in NFL.

The Steelers have scored on 24.4% of their drives in the first half this season — second-worst in NFL. The Ravens defense has allowed scores on 30.5% of opponent drives in the first half this season — tied for second-best in NFL.

The Steelers have scored on 13.6% of their drives in the first quarter this season — worst in NFL. The Ravens defense has allowed scores on 18.6% of opponent drives in the first quarter this season — fourth-best in NFL.

Key Injuries for the Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Game, Week 18

  • Baltimore Ravens - No Injuries Reported
  • Pittsburgh Steelers - No Injuries Reported

Pittsburgh Steelers Offense: Important Stats for Week 18

The Steelers have run the ball on 27% of plays (37 carries/135 plays) in the red zone this season — lowest in NFL; League Avg: 47%.

The Steelers have run 3% of their plays in the red zone in the 1st quarter this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 13%.

The Steelers have run 21% of their plays in their opponent’s territory in the 1st quarter this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 41%.

The Steelers have run 34% of their plays in their opponent’s territory in the 1st half this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 45%.

Baltimore Ravens Offense: Important Stats for Week 18

The Ravens ran the ball on 45% of plays (93 carries/209 plays) on 3rd down last season — highest in NFL; League Avg: 23%

The Ravens threw the ball 14% of the time (8 Pass Attempts/59 plays) on 3rd and short last season — lowest in NFL; League Avg: 47%

The Ravens ran the ball on 86% of plays (51 carries/59 plays) on 3rd and short last season — highest in NFL; League Avg: 50%

The Ravens have thrown the ball 19% of the time (21 Pass Attempts/110 plays) on 3rd and short since last season — lowest in NFL; League Avg: 48%.

Pittsburgh Steelers Defense: Important Stats for Week 18

The Steelers defense allowed a Completion Pct of just 57% (299 completions/527 attempts) last season — best in NFL; League Avg: 65%

The Steelers defense allowed opponents to catch just 299 of 509 passes (59% Reception Pct) last season — best in NFL; League Avg: 68%

The Steelers defense sacked opponents 9 times in Week 17 — most in NFL.

The Steelers defense has sacked opposing QBs on 9% of pass attempts (52/583) this season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: 6%.

Baltimore Ravens Defense: Important Stats for Week 18

The Ravens defense forced 24 fumbles last season — most in NFL

Only 10% of the plays ran against the Ravens were in the red zone in the 1st half last season — best in NFL; League Avg: 15%

The Ravens defense has allowed 10.6 yards from scrimmage per touch (392 yards / 37 touches) on 3rd and short this season — worst in NFL; League Avg: 6.3.

The Ravens defense has stuffed 40% (4/10) of rushing attempts on 3rd and long this season — best in NFL; League Avg: 9%.

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