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Lost in the dominant performance by the Ravens in their 24-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns Sunday afternoon, was the fact that rookie sixth-round pick Tyrod Taylor made his regular season debut.
Taylor, the Ravens' backup quarterback, came in for one play in the first half, a two-yard run.
On that play, the Ravens split out starter Joe Flacco and let Taylor take the snap.
He eventually had to make his debut, and why not have him do so in a game that wasn't really in doubt?
With Taylor now in the mix, he's now another thing defenses have to think about when gameplanning for the Ravens in their final four regular season games.
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Going into Cleveland this Sunday the Baltimore Ravens had to be aware of their constant struggles against lesser opponents this season. Coming off of a huge win against the San Francisco 49ers, the Ravens had to keep their emotions in check and make sure that they get a victory against a Browns team that is clearly not on the same level.
Unfortunately for the Cleveland Browns, they...
Obviously the biggest story of the Ravens' 24-10 victory over the Browns Sunday is that Baltimore beat its toughest opponent -- themselves -- on the road against a mediocre opponent. But what else did we learn?
1. Even Cam Cameron knows to run the ball against the league's 29th rushing defense
Cleveland ranked 29th in rushing defense at kickoff. After Ray Rice&...
All season long people have been screaming for the Ravens (9-3) to feed running back Ray Rice the ball. Sunday afternoon appeared to be the beginning of that.
Rice got the ball handed to him 29 times and rewarded the Ravens with a career-high 204 yards and a touchdown against the overmatched Browns' defense. The Ravens' offense started with a 30-yard run from Rice in the...
While watching the rain pour down in Cleveland, you had to of known what was coming. The Baltimore Ravens got back to basics on Sunday and showed off their high power running attack against the Cleveland Browns. The weather conditions and muddy field was the perfect backdrop for the rushing performance put on by the Ravens. … [visit site to read more]Ray Rice’s 204 Yards Lead...
In the middle of the first quarter of Sunday afternoon’s game against the Baltimore Ravens, a stat flashed across the screen that illuminated the kind of season the Ravens’ Ray Rice has been having: he’s the only running back in the NFL with 700-plus rushing yards and 500-plus receiving yards. A third-round pick out of Rutgers, the Ravens’ star tailback represents everything...
Rice nominated for second time in three weeksRay Rice’s career day in the Ravens’ 24-10 win against the Cleveland Browns has earned the running back a spot in the competition to be named the FedEx Ground NFL Player of the Week.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis will not play against the Browns, sitting out his third straight game with turf toe.
It seems like a no-brainer... the Ravens should easily prevail over the 0-12 Colts in Baltimore, where the 9-3 Ravens have not lost a game all season...But here's where it gets complicated... The Pittsburgh Steelers, who like the Ravens are 9-3 but who trail the Ravens in the AFC North, can clinch a playoff spot Sunday. Somehow, the Ravens cannot.
According to this NFL...
Ray Rice rushed for a career-high 204 yards, breaking loose on a game-changing 67-yarder in the third quarter, and the Baltimore Ravens kept pace with Pittsburgh atop the AFC North by pounding the Cleveland Browns 24-10 on Sunday.