Found November 26, 2012 on New England Sports React:
Is it possible?  Could the best and worst plays in NFL history really have happened during the same weekend of football?  If you watched the Baltimore/San Diego game yesterday evening, you’re sure to know what I’m talking about.  It was 4th-and-29 with about 1:20 left to play in the fourth, with the Chargers needing just one final stop to earn the 13-10 victory over the Ravens.  Joe Flacco dropped back out of the shotgun set, and with no one breaking open down the field dumped the ball off to Ray Rice right at the line of scrimmage.  The small-but-crafty running back made one man miss and two players fall on the right side of the field, and after meeting a wall of Charger tacklers darted to the left and used his speed to get outside against his pursuers.  He was tackled right at the first down marker, and after further review it was determined that Rice did in fact pick up the first.  It was an incredible effort on Rice’s part and a wise decision by Flacco: put the ball in your playmaker’s hands and let him do the rest.  Give it a look if you missed the highlight:     Pretty remarkable, right (even despite the poor angling and tackling)?  Watching the game, you would’ve never thought that Baltimore could convert.  That’s what I thought, even watching the highlight a second time.  The way they won this game is sure to give the Ravens momentum moving forward and reiterates how dangerous a force they still are in the AFC.  One has to wonder: if they can overcome that kind of adversity without Ray Lewis, what can they accomplish with him?  After all, he’ll be returning to the field just in time for the conclusion of the regular season.  Come this postseason, we Pats fans certainly won’t rest easy if Baltimore is on our schedule. -Ryan Hartley

Rice saves game with 4th and 29 conversion

In a game where things were awfully slow up to the fourth quarter, one of the most impressive plays of the year emerged. Down by three with just under two minutes to go, Ravens RB Ray Rice converted an incredible 4th and 29, setting up one of the longest conversions in NFL History, topping Freddie Mitchell’s famous 4th and 26 play against the Packers. The conversion set up a Baltimore...

Ray Rice Converts 4th and 29 to Set Up Game Tying Field Goal (Video)

Ray Rice has been my favorite running back in the NFL for a long time now.  This is one of the reasons.  The man is a strait up beast and has determination on every run.  Never seems like the guy takes a play off.  The Ravens were in a dog fight yesterday with the San Diego Chargers.  Rice grabbed this screen pass in the video below and took it 29 yards for a 1st down.  Oh...

Rice explains play with nursery rhyme

Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice utilized a nursery rhyme to help explain his improbable first down conversion on a fourth-and-29 play. 

Ray Rice’s unbelievable 4th down conversion sent Ravens to OT win over Chargers (GIF)

I couldn’t believe this play when I first saw it.  First, the fact that the Ravens were able to convert on 4th and 29, which just shows how completely inept the San Diego Chargers are.  And secondly, that Ravens QB Joe Flacco threw a check down pass to Ray Rice on 4th and 29.  Flacco should be very thankful that Rice is an explosive playmaker, because had he not converted, Flacco...

Ray Rice’s remarkable 4th down catch and run (GIF)

Ray Rice’s big 4th down play During today’s win over the Chargers, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice converted a first down on a crucial 4th and 29. The Ravens ended up winning in overtime.   var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ?...

Captain Comeback Week 12: Ray Rice 4th and 29 Conversion Strikes A Norv

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Rice's big run, Tucker FGs give Ravens 16-13 win

It was such an unbelievable play that Ray Rice reached deep and used a nursery rhyme to describe it. ''Check down, Hey Diddle Diddle, Ray Rice up the middle,'' the Baltimore running back said with a smile after the Ravens converted a fourth-and-29 play to help force overtime before stunning the San Diego Chargers 16-13 on Sunday. It was almost an afterthought that...

Rice wins award; Roethlisberger practices

As the Ravens prepare for Steelers Week Part Two, one of their players won a weekly award for his performance last week. Running back Ray Rice has been named the AFC Offensive Player of the Week, according to reports. Rice single-handedly helped the Ravens win against the Chargers because of his conversion on 4th-and-29 last Sunday afternoon. And now for the injury report. For the...

Flacco to Pitta gets Ravens within field goal

The Ravens made a questionable decision to go for it on a fourth down and 1. They didn’t get it. San Diego then kicked a field goal to put them up 13-3. Baltimore went to work on the ensuing drive. Joe Flacco drove Baltimore down and found tight end Dennis Pitta in the back of the end zone to cut San Diego’s lead. With a little more than four minutes to play, the Ravens trail San Diego 13-10.
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