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Jacoby Jones of the Baltimore Ravens has tied an NFL record with a 108-yard kickoff return.
Jones' return came in the third quarter of Baltimore's game against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. He took the kick in the middle of the end zone, veered to his right around the 10-yard line, broke an arm tackle by Andre Holmes and outdistanced kicker Dan Bailey down the right sideline.
The return tied the mark set by Ellis Hobbs of New England against the New York Jets in 2007 and matched in 2011 by Randall Cobb of Green Bay against New Orleans.
The Ravens' record for a kickoff return was 103 yards by David Reed against Houston in 2010.
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The Ravens' worst fears have been confirmed, as torn triceps will indeed keep their franchise linebacker sidelined for the rest of 2012.
Baltimore has had the ball all of one play in the third quarter, but that play was a 108-yard kickoff return from Jacoby Jones.
The kickoff return set a team record and tied an NFL record.
Dallas has kicked a field goal and scored a touchdown.
The Ravens are currently ahead 24-20.
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, Baltimore Ravens nose tackle Haloti Ngata has a minor MCL sprain. He should be fine, he likely won’t miss too much time.This is great news for the Ravens after losing Ladarius Webb for the season. There’s also still a chance Ray Lewis might be done for the year as well.
During yesterday’s 31-29 Ravens win over the Dallas Cowboys, Ray Lewis suffered a torn right triceps injury. One day later, Baltimore’s worst fears were confirmed; Lewis is done for the year. According to Mike Freeman of CBS Sports, his career may be over as well. Ray Lewis done for the year. I had Ravens player speculate to me we'd never see Lewis play another down. He...
Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb left Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys with a sprained right knee.
Webb banged his knee in a first-quarter collision with Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant. Webb remained prone on the field for several minutes before being helped to the sideline.
Webb was immediately taken to the Ravens locker room to be examined, and the team revealed...
Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis may have torn his right triceps in Sunday's win over Dallas according to Jeff Darlington from the NFL Network.Fantasy Spin:Baltimore can't afford an injury to Lewis after losing cornerback Lardarius Webb to a torn ACL earlier in the day. The Ravens have also been without star defensive end Terrell Suggs all season. The beat-up Ravens head to Houston...
Baltimore cornerback Lardarius Webb has a torn ACL according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports.Fantasy Spin:Webb suffered the injury during Sunday's win over Dallas. He'll miss the rest of the 2012 season.
The Baltimore Ravens will get no sympathy from the Houston Texans about their devastating injuries on defense.
The Texans and Ravens are 5-1 and tied for the best record in the AFC going into Sunday's game at Reliant Stadium.
The Baltimore defense will be without cornerback Lardarius Webb (torn ACL) and inside linebacker Ray Lewis (torn triceps).
The Texans know how the Ravens...
Ray Lewis tore his triceps and Lardarius Webb tore his ACL in Sunday's 31-29 win over Dallas.
The Baltimore Ravens will get no sympathy from the Houston Texans about their devastating injuries on defense. The Texans and Ravens are 5-1 and tied for the best record in the AFC going into Sunday's game at Reliant Stadium. The Baltimore defense will be without cornerback Lardarius Webb (torn ACL) and inside linebacker Ray Lewis (torn triceps). The Texans know how the...
Ravens LB Ray Lewis Out For Remainder Of Season -
The news on Ray Lewis’s arm injury is every bit as bad as feared. Jay Glazer of FOX Sports reports that an MRI on Lewis showed a complete tear of triceps, meaning Lewis is done for the year. For the Ravens, that’s a major blow: Although Lewis may not be playing at quite the same level as he was when he was the best defensive player...
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Jacoby Jones tied an NFL record with a 108-yard kickoff return, and the Baltimore Ravens held on to beat the Dallas Cowboys 31-29 Sunday for their 14th straight regular-season home win.
Dallas ran for 227 yards, most ever against the Ravens, and totaled 481 yards offense. But the Cowboys (2-3) missed a 2-point conversion after closing to 31-29 with 32 seconds left...