The 3-0 Pittsburgh Steelers returned home to Heinz Field Sunday to take on their hated division rival—the Baltimore Ravens. The last few seasons have been filled with overtime thrillers, three point games, and a hatred for one another so intense that bounties have been put on opposing players.
Even the casual fan watching at home on their couch can typically feel the predictable defensive intensity between these two teams, but Sunday was different. The intensity never seemed to be there as far as the Steelers are concerned.
The black and gold came out of the tunnel with the look of lethargy, and even in the game’s biggest moments, their even-keeled approach never changed.
After a Week 3 game that made it hard to pick out the ugly aspects, the boys from the burgh made up for lost time in Week 4. So without further ado, here is the back-loaded Week 4 version of “The Good, Bad, and Ugly.”