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NFL     FINAL             1ST  2ND  3RD  4TH     TOTAL
                          ---  ---  ---  ---     -----
        BALTIMORE           7    3   21    0      31
        PITTSBURGH         10    0    7    7      24     FINAL

SCORING SUMMARY
1ST QUARTER: PIT - TD, HINES WARD 21 YD PASS FROM JEROME BETTIS (KRIS BROWN KICK), 2:32. Drive: 7 plays, 63 yards in 2:32. Key plays: Huntley 24-yard kickoff return to Pittsburgh 37; Tomczak 28-yard pass to Stewart on 3rd-and-8 to Baltimore 33; Tomczak 9-yard pass to Hines to Baltimore 24. PITTSBURGH 7-0 BAL - TD, PRIEST HOLMES 64 YD RUN (MATT STOVER KICK), 3:48. Drive: 4 plays, 78 yards in 1:16. Key plays: 5-yard offsides penalty on Steelers' L Brown on 3rd-and-5 to Baltimore 32. BALTIMORE 7, PITTSBURGH 7 PIT - FG, KRIS BROWN 31 YD, 10:49. Drive: 14 plays, 63 yards in 7:01. Key plays: Tomczak 23-yard pass to Edwards to Baltimore 49; Bettis 7-yard run to Baltimore 34; Tomczak 11-yard pass to Stewart on 3rd-and-7 to Baltimore 20. PITTSBURGH 10-7 2ND QUARTER: BAL - FG, MATT STOVER 19 YD, 1:05. Drive: 8 plays, 64 yards in 2:14. Key plays: Jackson fumble recovery at Baltimore 35; Banks 31-yard pass to Ismail to Pittsburgh 34; Holmes 10-yard run to Pittsburgh 19; 18-yard pass interference penalty on Steelers' Scott at Pittsburgh 1. BALTIMORE 10, PITTSBURGH 10 3RD QUARTER: BAL - TD, QADRY ISMAIL 54 YD PASS FROM TONY BANKS (MATT STOVER KICK), 2:13. Drive: 5 plays, 76 yards in 2:13. Key plays: Harris 17-yard kickoff return to Baltimore 24; Banks 21-yard pass to Ismail to Baltimore 48. BALTIMORE 17-10 PIT - TD, TROY EDWARDS 6 YD PASS FROM MIKE TOMCZAK (KRIS BROWN KICK), 5:30. Drive: 6 plays, 56 yards in 3:17. Key plays: Huntley 41-yard kickoff return to Pittsburgh 44; Tomczak 11-yard pass to Edwards to Baltimore 36; Huntley 21-yard run to Baltimore 13; 7-yard roughing the passer penalty on Steelers' Boulware to Cleveland 6. BALTIMORE 17, PITTSBURGH 17 BAL - TD, QADRY ISMAIL 59 YD PASS FROM TONY BANKS (MATT STOVER KICK), 6:32. Drive: 3 plays, 60 yards in 1:02. BALTIMORE 24-17 BAL - TD, QADRY ISMAIL 76 YD PASS FROM TONY BANKS (MATT STOVER KICK), 11:41. Drive: 4 plays, 88 yards in 2:13. Key plays: Banks 3-yard pass to Evans on 3rd-and-1 to Baltimore 24. BALTIMORE 31-17 4TH QUARTER: PIT - TD, KORDELL STEWART 11 YD PASS FROM MIKE TOMCZAK (KRIS BROWN KICK), 12:15. Drive: 9 plays, 62 yards in 2:59. Key plays: Tomczak 21-yard pass to Stewart on 3rd-and-9 to Baltimore 40; Tomczak 12-yard pass to Shaw to Baltimore 19. BALTIMORE 31-24 TEAM STATISTICS BAL PIT -------- -------- FIRST DOWNS 12 21 Rushing 4 6 Passing 6 13 Penalty 2 2 3RD-DOWN EFFICIENCY 5-14 7-16 4TH-DOWN EFFICIENCY 0-0 0-0 TOTAL NET YARDS 379 352 Total plays 55 70 Average gain 6.9 5.0 NET YARDS RUSHING 132 109 Rushes 25 22 Average per rush 5.3 5.0 NET YARDS PASSING 247 243 Completed-attempted 8-26 24-43 Yards per pass 8.2 5.1 Sacked-yards lost 4-21 5-27 Had intercepted 0 0 PUNTS-AVERAGE 7-45.4 7-42.7 RETURN YARDAGE 46 197 Punts-returns 2-0 5-50 Kickoffs-returns 3-46 6-147 Interceptions-returns 0-0 0-0 PENALTIES-YARDS 9-73 12-73 FUMBLES-LOST 4-0 3-1 TIME OF POSSESSION 25:46 34:14 PLAYER STATISTICS Missed field goals: Pittsburgh (Kris Brown 46). Baltimore rushing: Priest Holmes 18-130, Chuck Evans 1-2, Tony Banks 6-0. Pittsburgh rushing: Richard Huntley 8-68, Jerome Bettis 13-39, Mike Tomczak 1-2. Baltimore passing: Tony Banks 8-26 for 268 yards, 0 INT, 3 TD. Pittsburgh passing: Mike Tomczak 22-41 for 249 yards, 0 INT, 2 TD, Jerome Bettis 1-1 for 21 yards, 0 INT, 1 TD, Kordell Stewart 1-1 for 0 yards, 0 INT, 0 TD. Baltimore receiving: Qadry Ismail 6-258, Billy Davis 1-7, Chuck Evans 1-3. Pittsburgh receiving: Troy Edwards 6-64, Kordell Stewart 4-71, Bobby Shaw 4-30, Jerome Bettis 4-11, Hines Ward 3-43, Mark Bruener 2-33, Malcolm Johnson 1-18. Baltimore tackles-assists-sacks (unofficial): Ray Lewis 7-4-0, Rod Woodson 5-4-0, Rob Burnett 6-2-2, Kim Herring 6-2-0, Chris Mcalister 6-0-0, Larry Webster 4-2-1, Tony Siragusa 4-0-2, Michael Mccrary 3-1-0, Jamie Sharper 2-2-0, Deron Jenkins 2-0-0, Corey Harris 1-0-0, Cornell Brown 0-1-0, Peter Boulware 0-1-0. Pittsburgh tackles-assists-sacks (unofficial): Earl Holmes 5-2-0, Carlos Emmons 4-1-0, Lethon Flowers 3-2-1, Levon Kirkland 4-0-0, Kevin Henry 2-1-1, Travis Davis 2-1-0, Joel Steed 1-2-0, Orpheus Roye 1-2-0, Chad Scott 2-0-0, Lance Brown 2-0-1, Scott Shields 1-1-1, Jason Gildon 0-2-0, Chris Oldham 1-0-0, Dewayne Washington 1-0-0, Nolan Harrison 1-0-0. Interceptions: None. Fumbles lost: Pittsburgh (Troy Edwards). Opponent's fumbles recovered: Baltimore (Brad Jackson). Officials: Referee-Jeff Triplette, Umpire-Jim Daopoulos, Head linesman-Earnie Frantz, Line judge-Gary Arthur, Field judge-Boris Cheek, Side judge-Terry Mcauley, Back judge-Bobby Skelton. A: 46,715; T: 3:16.

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