Marcus Paschal

Some starters will play three quarters vs. Redskins

The Ravens starters will play into the third quarter and could possibly play the entire period against the Washington Redskins at M&T Bank Stadium on Thursday night, coach John Harbaugh said.

"We'll see," he said after Tuesday's practice at the team's training facility in Owings Mills. "I probably have plans, and then once you get into the game, you probably sometimes adjust on the run. Our plan will be to play them into the third quarter — maybe the whole third quarter."

But Harbaugh did say that a few players could be pulled from the contest early. He cited starters like inside linebacker Ray Lewis, free safety Ed Reed, outside...