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Tyrod Taylor makes most of extended playing time

Tyrod Taylor makes most of extended playing time

CINCINNATI — Tyrod Taylor prides himself on being an escape artist, dodging defenders with his nimble feet and fast reactions. The elusive Ravens' backup quarterback didn't take long to demonstrate those traits after replacing resting starter Joe Flacco during the first quarter Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium. On his third play of the game, the former Atlantic Coast Conference Offensive Player of the Year broke away from the Bengals' defensive line and faked out safety Chris Crocker in the open field to scamper up the left sideline for a 28-yard scramble. During the fourth quarter of the Ravens' 23-17 loss, Taylor flashed his mobility again on a quarterback...