Terry Kirby

Game 3: Browns-bag lunch delicious to Ravens

The Ravens didn't care that they had only 150 passing yards against the next-to-worst defense in the league or that their quarterback of the future looked a little like their quarterback of the past two games with three interceptions. And they weren't concerned that their new head coach had some questionable play-calling and that they beat an expansion team by a mere seven points.

Desperate teams take ugly wins, and the Ravens managed one yesterday in a 17-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns before 68,803 at PSINet Stadium. Not only did the Ravens win their first game of the season, but they also escaped national embarrassment for the franchise that left Cleveland under Ravens...