Originally written on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 1/15/13
High tension and short fingernails are prevalent in the fourth quarter when it's the New England Patriots vs. the Baltimore Ravens. Just ask Patriots defensive end Rob Ninkovich. Since his arrival to the team in 2009, Ninkovich has faced the Ravens on five separate occasions, with an overwhelming majority of those matchups ending in dramatic fashion. Four of those contests were decided by less than a touchdown, which is what Ninkovich believes to be the fuel behind the teams’ rivaled history.“I think it comes down to the last drive. One or two possessions throughout the whole game that really affect the outcome of the game,” Ninkovich told reporters Monday. “If you look back at every game that we have had it has come down to the end and it is one or two possessions throughout the game that really affect the outcome."So ball security and creating turnovers is something that is really going to go a long way in this game.” Their first meeting this season was no exception, as Baltimore ...
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