Patrick Surtain

Game 10: Ravens no-shows in defeat

On the day that Ray Lewis returned, the rest of his teammates failed to show up.

In a game billed as a smash-mouth showdown, the Ravens proved to be featherweights.Clumsy on offense and clueless on defense, the Ravens suffered a 26-7 meltdown to the once-struggling Miami Dolphins yesterday before 73,013 at Pro Player Stadium.

The Ravens' offense that had run the ball at will against the Dolphins 10 months ago was running on empty yesterday. The Ravens were held to a season-worst 157 yards, having their ground game stuffed and their passing attack stopped by dropped passes and blistering sacks.

The defense got back their leader in Lewis, but this unit appeared lost. The...