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 Justin Tucker kicked a 38-yard field goal to tie the game at 13 as regulation expired, and then made another 38-yarder with 1:07 left in overtime to win it
This was all about Rice's 29-yard catch-and-run that saved the day and allowed the Ravens (9-2) to take an even firmer grip on the AFC North race.
Pushed back by a holding call against guard Marshal Yanda and a 9-yard sack of Joe Flacco by Antwan Barnes, the Ravens were down to their last desperate shot.
''I was thinking we needed a miracle,'' Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs said.
They got it.
Flacco took a shotgun snap, looked downfield and then dumped it to Ric...