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Ravens' decision to run out clock, take safety in win vs. Bengals was no mistake

Ravens' decision to run out clock, take safety in win vs. Bengals was no mistake

As startling as it might have been to watch Ravens punter Sam Koch run around in the end zone for the final 11 seconds of their 19-14 win Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, it all went according to plan.

Facing fourth-and-8 from their 23-yard line, the Ravens did not want to give Cincinnati a chance to turn a 19-12 deficit into a tie. So special teams coordinator Jerry Rosburg, head coach John Harbaugh and kicking consultant Randy Brown devised a plan to concede a safety but also run out the clock.

“It was early in the series” when the coaches began formulating the play, Koch said. “Just kind of going over some possible...

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