Recap - Ravens Defeat Denver 31-17
|Recap - Ravens Defeat Denver 31-17|
Ray Rice scampered through the Denver defense for 133 yards as Baltimore handed the Broncos a 31-17 defeat on Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium.
Baltimore won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 39.5.
Joe Flacco completed 14 of 25 pass attempts for 196 yards and 0 TDs for the Ravens in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Laurence Maroney rushed for 27 yards for Denver, while Correll Buckhalter added 13 yards. Kyle Orton threw for 314 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Brandon Lloyd and Jabar Gaffney had 135 and 87 yards respectively.
Denver was outgained by Baltimore 415-346 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 28-16 by the Ravens.
Baltimore led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 36:17/23:43 split in that important category.
Baltimore heads into a Week 6 battle against the Patriots. Denver, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.