Bruce Irvin

Ravens offensive line answers the call after a week of soul-searching following two poor performances

Ravens offensive line answers the call after a week of soul-searching following two poor performances

Joe Flacco mentioned it to his offensive linemen on several occasions during the game, but as the Ravens took a knee on the final drive with a 30-17 victory over the Oakland Raiders assured, the veteran quarterback wanted to express his appreciation some more.

So as the offense huddled, Flacco made sure to give his offensive line the credit he thought it deserved after a game in which the quarterback wasn’t sacked and the Ravens rushed for 143 yards to put the game away.

“They played awesome,” Flacco said. “At the end, just putting it on them and being able to run the clock down and do what we did there, that was huge. You have to give credit to our tight ends, too. We put...

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