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McKnight sets new mark for longest play against Ravens

McKnight sets new mark for longest play against Ravens

Prior to Sunday, the Ravens had been one of 17 teams that had yet to surrender a return for a touchdown.

That changed Sunday night when New York Jets running back Joe McKnight returned a kickoff 107 yards just 3 minutes, 17 seconds into the first quarter at M&T Bank Stadium.

The touchdown, which was the longest play in Jets history and the longest allowed by the Ravens in their history, was the first kickoff return against the Ravens since John Harbaugh became the head coach in 2008, but the third such kick return for a touchdown over that same span.

The play was especially deflating because it occurred after the Ravens had taken a 7-0 lead when free safety...

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