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The circumstances were similar in that the Ravens needed a game-tying score in the final minute and quarterback Joe Flacco thought his best option was to throw the ball up high to his big and physical tight end. Unfortunately for Crockett Gillmore and the Ravens, the result was the same, too.

Tony Jefferson's interception of Flacco's pass intended for Gillmore in the end zone secured the Arizona Cardinals' 26-18 win Monday night and conjured memories of Darian Stewart's interception of Flacco in Week 1 that sealed the Denver Broncos' victory. And just like he did after the Broncos game, Gillmore accepted responsibility for the interception even though this time, he never had much of a chance to make a play on the ball.

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"I found the ball late," Gillmore said. "I just got to go and find a way to make the play. Joe's giving me the opportunity. That's really on me. When the ball is in the air, I've said it before, it should be mine. There's really no excuse. The team relies on me to make that play and he made a play."

There was some contact on the play, but Gillmore, who finished with five catches for 53 yards, called it "part of the game."

"Everybody is fighting for the ball," he said. "In that situation, you're not going to get a call. I've got to make that play. Joe's giving me the opportunity. It's really on me. There's nothing else I can say."

The Cardinals were in an all-out blitz on the play and Flacco knew that he couldn't take a sack because the Ravens had no timeouts and wouldn't have time to stop the clock. So, he threw it up to what he perceived to the best matchup and hoped for the best.

"With the matchup, I thought he might get on top of the guy, but it just worked out a little bit different," Flacco said. "[Jefferson] ended up in a better position. I thought we had the matchup on the all-out blitz and he was a big guy on a little guy so I gave it a chance."

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