Aaron Brooks

Game 2: Defense carries the ball in win

The Ravens' shutout streak ended late in the second quarter.

Their early-season defensive dominance did not.

With little help from their offense and little resistance from the Oakland Raiders, the Ravens left the Silver and Black looking black and blue in a 28-6 rout yesterday before 70,744 at M&T Bank Stadium, the largest crowd in this city's pro football history.

The Ravens rattled the Raiders into six turnovers, which ties a team record. They roughed up Oakland backup quarterback Andrew Walter for six sacks. And they refused to allow a touchdown for a second straight game, never permitting the winless Raiders to move past the Ravens' 16-yard line.

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