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Baltimore Ravens Hold Off Pittsburgh Steelers 22-20 On Thanksgiving (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

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Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (5) throws to a receiver in the first half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Nick Wass) | ASSOCIATED PRESS

BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Tucker kicked five field goals, and the Baltimore Ravens stopped a 2-point conversion with 1:03 left to survive a comeback bid by the Pittsburgh Steelers and escape with a 22-20 victory Thursday night.

After Pittsburgh scored on a 1-yard touchdown pass from Ben Roethlisberger to Jerricho Cotchery to get within two points, Roethlisberger's conversion pass slipped through the hands of Emmanuel Sanders, who was screened by Chykie Brown.

The victory provided the Ravens (6-6) with their first winning streak since September and pushed them ahead of the Steelers (5-7) and four other teams in the race for the final wild-card slot in the AFC. It also avenged a 19-16 loss to their division rivals last month.

Tucker connected on kicks of 43, 34, 38, 45 and 48 yards after Joe Flacco threw a first-quarter touchdown pass to Torrey Smith.

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