Dexter Jackson

Game 9: Ravens going nowhere fast

Game 9: Ravens going nowhere fast

In many ways, the Ravens' troubling 21-7 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals yesterday was a replay of everything that has gone wrong this season, from poor quarterback play to fumbles to ineptness in the red zone.

The difference yesterday: This could have marked the end of the Ravens' season, as well as Steve McNair's run as a starting quarterback.

Against a Bengals defense that had given up 30.5 points a game - tied for worst in the NFL - McNair committed three of the Ravens' six turnovers (two fumbles and one interception) and failed to lead a scoring...