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It was only because it was Tony Dungy on the other sideline, probably the most charitable head coach in the NFL, that the Ravens didn't give up 60 points last night. Dungy called off the hounds midway through the third period, figuring a 37-point was safe, and gave Peyton Manning the rest of the night off, as he did with a number of other starters as the night wore on.

If you watched the first quarter of the game, you pretty much got the picture.

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The Ravens were dreadful in every way. Not having their two starting cornerbacks was obviously going to be a problem against the Colts, but Chris McAlister and Samari Rolle weren't a four-touchdown difference. Quarterback Kyle Boller was like a guy trying to swim the English Channel wearing a weighted vest. It wasn't Boller's fault that the Ravens were behind, 14-0, after just four offensive snaps, but he didn't help matters with four turnovers (three interceptions and a lost fumble). And the Troy Smith fans got to see the rookie complete 3 of 5 passes for 33 yards and run for a touchdown.

We were all wondering how Baltimore would respond after the heartbreaker to New England last Monday. Well, we can be certain they "left it all on the field" against the Patriots because they sure didn't show they had anything left last night.

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Now, there's really only one realistic goal left this season. Don't be the team that loses to Miami.

That's what it has come down to.

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