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For Rams, Jones Dome not-so-secret weapon

After playing in half-filled stadiums in Arizona and Cincinnati, Ravens rookie quarterback Kyle Boller is about to experience what the St. Louis Rams refer to as their "dome-field advantage."

Noise levels at Edward Jones Dome have been known to reach as high as 125.8 decibels, which is akin to standing next to a jet engine. In what has become one of the NFL's most intimidating stadiums, the Rams have won 10 straight games - the league's longest current home winning streak.

"I heard it's one of the loudest stadiums," said Boller, whose only dome experience was a preseason game in Atlanta. "We need to prepare for that in practice. You have to limit...

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