Originally written on Ravens Locker  |  Last updated 6/29/14

INDIANAPOLIS - JANUARY 16: Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens runs the ball against the Indianapolis Colts in the first quarter of the AFC Divisional Playoff Game at Lucas Oli Stadium on January 16, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
The Baltimore Ravens have been very physical on offense this year and that is because they got the running game back in high gear.  24-year old Ray Rice is off to a great start in 2011 for the Ravens.  He has played in all five games for the Ravens so far this year and he has carried the ball 89 times for 398 yards (4.5 ypc) with 2 TD runs.  Rice has also caught 21 passes for 302 yards (14.4 avg) with 2 TD grabs this year.  So Rice is averaging 140.0 yards rushing and receiving per game so far this year and that is outstanding.  34-year old Ricky Williams has also been pretty solid for the Ravens when Rice needs a rest.  Williams has played in all five games for the Ravens so far this year and he has carried the ball 35 times for 164 yards (4.7 ypc) with 1 TD run.  Williams has also caught 2 passes for 15 yards (7.5 avg) so far this year.  The Ravens are averaging 121.6 yards rushing per game so far this year and 4.2 yards per carry.
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