Rob Moore

Game 12: Ravens left at no loss for words

The Ravens have reached such a low point that the finger-pointing is about to begin. After Joe Nedney kicked a 43-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Arizona Cardinals to a 16-13 win over the Ravens at Memorial Stadium yesterday, the Ravens weren't without excuses but also had a few other descriptive words, expletives deleted.

Try embarrassed. Then there was dismal. The phrase "stunk up the joint" came up repeatedly. Inconsistent. Awful.

Hardly any team should lose to the Arizona Cardinals. Only two had. The Ravens became No. 3 yesterday, and coach Ted Marchibroda was pretty direct about the team's major problem of depth. Defensive tackle Tony Siragusa also...