Bryan Barker

Game 9: Points short, so is Billick fuse

The Ravens held one of the best teams in the NFL to 47 yards rushing, 85 yards passing, nine first downs, an average of 2.2 yards per offensive play and sacked its quarterback six times.

And they still lost.In a season of close defeats, the Ravens dropped another yesterday, losing, 6-3, to the Jacksonville Jaguars before 67,391 at ALLTEL Stadium. As the losses mount, the frustration builds, and it's beginning to show in Ravens first-year coach Brian Billick.

He came to Baltimore from Minnesota, where the Vikings set a league record for points last season with 556, but the Ravens continued yesterday to have one of the worst offenses in the league. They weren't as unsuccessful...