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- Defensively John Harbaugh’s Ravens created a successful game plan that exploited the Bengals’ weak offensive line. QB Andy Dalton was pressured all day and threw four interceptions.
- QB Joe Flacco did not look particularly good but Bengals defensive coordinator Paul Guenther called some all out blitzes that allowed WR Jeremy Maclin to take advantage of one-on-one coverage that resulted in big gains for the Raven offense.
- Bengals allowed Ravens to execute 11 straight run plays in the third quarter without adjusting the play calling.