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Ravens open up preseason with 44-16 victory against Tampa Bay
Ravens open up preseason with 44-16 victory against Tampa Bay

TAMPA, Fla. — By the time the downpour came and lightning flashed near  Raymond James Stadium on Thursday night, Joe Flacco, Ray Rice, Haloti Ngata and Terrell Suggs had long found a spot on the Ravens’ sideline where they remained the rest of the night. Mostly fulfilling their No.1 goal, the Ravens appeared to get out of their 44-16 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in their preseason opener without any significant injuries to their starting players though both Bernard Pierce and Deonte Thompson were banged up after the game. Beyond that, it was an uneven performance by the Ravens’ starting offense while the first-team defense relied on the play of several...

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