New England Falls 28-13 to Ravens - Recap
The Ravens got a 3-TD performance from Joe Flacco as Baltimore handed New England a 28-13 defeat on Sunday at Gillette Stadium.
The Ravens were a 8-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 49.5.
Bernard Pierce rushed for 52 yards, while Ray Rice added 48 yards in the win. Torrey Smith and Anquan Boldin added 69 and 60 receiving yards respectively.
Stevan Ridley rushed for 70 yards for New England, while Shane Vereen added 16 yards. Tom Brady threw for 320 yards for the Patriots, while receivers Wes Welker and Aaron Hernandez had 117 and 83 yards respectively.
New England outgained Baltimore 428-356 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 28-25 by the Patriots.
New England lost the time of possession battle 31:06/28:54, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.