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Film Study: Looking back at the Ravens' loss to the Green Bay Packers
Film Study: Looking back at the Ravens' loss to the Green Bay Packers

Packers 19, Ravens 17 STRATEGY: A gambling approach backfired offensively in the red zone. Blockers didn't create enough holes and Ray Rice and Bernard Pierce failed to break tackles as a once-formidable running game was silenced again. Unable to build a fast start, the passing game didn't take off until the fourth quarter when shotgun formations, no-huddle schemes and bunch receiver sets proved effective. They used the shotgun 35 times with 20 no-huddles. Nothing solved third-down woes, though, converting just 2 of 14 for a 14-percent success rate. The defense didn't blitz much, primarily using a four-man rush with plenty of man-to-man coverage techniques against a deep...

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