Originally posted on Shutdown Corner  |  Last updated 11/19/11
  Cincinnati Bengals (6-3) at Baltimore Ravens (5-3)                 If the Ravens wish to hand the ball to Ray Rice more than the five times they did against Seattle (and we'd heartily recommend that they do so), the Bengals are set up very well in matchups all along their offensive line — except to right tackle and around right end. According to Football Outsiders' Adjusted Line Yards metric (which separates the performance of a running back from the back's like to better assess line performance),  the Ravens are the ninth-best team around right end, with 4.43 ALY per carry, while the Bengals rank 21at in Defensive Adjusted Line Yards, allowing 3.82 yards per carry. The Ravens rush around right end just seven percent of the time this season, so they may want to investigate that. What the Bengals might want to investigate is something that actually serves them well in this game — per FO's DVOA metric, they have the NFL's 10th-best offense on the road, and the 26th-best at home. Goo...
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