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Ravens notes: John Harbaugh proud of running game's impact on opponents

Ravens notes: John Harbaugh proud of running game's impact on opponents

The Ravens rushed for 242 yards in Sunday’s win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the fourth time they’ve cleared 200 in the past five games.

They’ve won each of the four, and coach John Harbaugh said there’s little question the grinding style breaks down opponents.

“The running game does have that effect,” he said. “It’s tough to stop that … style of play when it’s executed well, with physicality. Our guys are doing that, and I’m proud of them for that. That’s the way we’re playing football right now, but you don’t discount the pass game. There were a number of plays we made in the pass game that were critical plays to stay on the field and keep drives...

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