While the Ravens have picked up their fair share of regular-season victories against the Steelers, they have largely played second fiddle to the Steelers when it comes to postseason success.
Two of the past three seasons, the Ravens have seen their season end at the hands of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Both times, the Steelers went on to play in the Super Bowl.
The Ravens appear to be a team on the verge of reaching new heights. With a franchise quarterback in Joe Flacco, and the same old brand of in-your-face defense, Baltimore could be a very dangerous team.
It is clear, however, that if the Ravens are to fulfill their Super Bowl aspirations, they will have to find a way to beat the Steelers.
Beating the Steelers is not an impossible task for the Ravens. It seems each time the two teams play, the game is not decided until the final drive.
Here are ten key off season developments that could be the key to the Baltimore Ravens finally surpassing the Pittsburgh Steelers for AFC supremacy.