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The Ravens' kickoff return team finally got a breakout run on Sunday in Charlotte when David Reed scampered 84 yards to the Panthers' 18 yard line to start the second half.

But the offense couldn't move closer than the 15 and the Ravens settled for a 33-yard field goal by Billy Cundiff.

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Coach John Harbaugh liked the run, but wanted Reed to go all the way.

"Well, we wanted to score," Harbaugh said. "I'm disappointed the thing didn't go all the way. But ... it was good to see us get out. It was blocked really well, it was run really well. We need more than that [one long return]. That makes such a difference."

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Reed, a fifth-round draft pick out of Utah, also had returns of 28 and 23 yards before becoming sick and being removed from the game. Jalen Parmele returned the fourth Carolina kickoff 25 yards.

Harbaugh also liked what he saw from Lardarius Webb, who averaged 8.2 yards on five punt returns.

"It looked like Lardarius was getting more comfortable as a punt returner," Harbaugh said. "So, if we can get the return game going here down the stretch, that's really going to be important."

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