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Drawing Browns offside helps Flacco, Ravens seal victory

Drawing Browns offside helps Flacco, Ravens seal victory

The odds did not favor the Ravens. After sleepwalking through Saturday's second half, the offense lined up on fourth-and-2 at the Cleveland Browns' 37-yard line at the two-minute mark of the fourth quarter. And although everyone at M&T Bank Stadium and watching on television knew the Ravens were trying to coax an offside call, someone forgot to tell rookie defensive tackle Phil Taylor, who jumped into the neutral zone and gave the offense the first down it needed to run out the clock and cement a 20-14 victory. "It's a big play, and you never know," center Matt Birk said. "We tried it the first time, and it didn't work. And then [quarterback] Joe...

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