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Ravens' Jacoby Jones exercises patience, breaks long return at end of loss
Ravens' Jacoby Jones exercises patience, breaks long return at end of loss

The San Diego Chargers refused to kick to Ravens kick returner Jacoby Jones, trying to avoid an explosive return through a series of short kickoffs. Finally in the fourth quarter, the Chargers' Nick Novak kicked it to Jones 2 yards deep in the Ravens' end zone. Jones returned the ball 72 yards to the Chargers' 30-yard line, but the Ravens were forced to settle for a field goal when the offense failed to move the football during the eventual 34-33 loss. "You know, it's all about being patient," Jones said. "You finally get an opportunity, and you have to make the best of it. As a return unit, we know this. So when we get our chance, we have to make the...

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