Todd Fordham

Game 7: Ravens save best for last

The winning drive bordered on the improbable.

The comeback restored faith in a suffocating defense.Rallying around a 38-year-old backup quarterback and a series of fourth-quarter stands, the Ravens raced back from an 11-point deficit to edge the Jacksonville Jaguars, 18-17, before 69,439 at PSINet Stadium yesterday. Winning at home for the eighth straight time, the Ravens (4-3) stopped a two-game skid but remained in a third-place tie in the AFC Central.

Stepping in for injured starter Elvis Grbac, Randall Cunningham added another memory to his lengthy career with a perfect fourth quarter, completing all seven passes for 76 yards. The 16-year veteran showed his poise in the...