- Ben Grubbs – “It’s going to be a bloodbath, a trainwreck.”
- Terrell Suggs – “Everybody wanted to see this matchup because both teams split during the regular season. This is Armageddon for both teams.”
- Dawan Landry – “I think it’s going to be World War III. The last one left a bad taste in our mouth.”
- John Harbaugh – “We’d be happy to see them out of it but it seems like it’s poetic justice.”
- Jalen Parmele – “I know we are the last team Steelers wanted to see in the playoffs…”
- Todd Heap – “We love going to Pittsburgh.”
Additionally, Suggs said that the matchup will be like Mayweather-Pacquiao and that Baltimore will be Mayweather if they win.