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Kevin Donnalley

Game 3: Ravens see errors of ways

This one was so ugly that even the coach could not get angry. Players lining up in the wrong formations. Receivers dropping passes. A bad snap on a punt leading to a safety. A return specialist not properly handling kickoffs.

And then there was the Vinny Testaverde file: a total of three interceptions, two leading to touchdowns.

One week after coach Ted Marchibroda questioned the Ravens' work ethic and veteran leadership in a loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Houston Oilers routed the Ravens, 29-13, yesterday before 20,082 at the Astrodome, formerly the House of Pain but now the House of Lame.

But even the Oilers, who are scheduled to move to Nashville, Tenn., by...