Baltimore Defeats Jacksonville 48-17 - Recap
|Baltimore Defeats Jacksonville 48-17 - Recap|
The Jaguars were burned by Torrey Smith for 103 receiving yards on Thursday as the Ravens picked up a 48-17 win at M&T Bank Stadium.
Baltimore won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 39.5.
Joe Flacco completed 27 of 36 pass attempts for 266 yards and 2 TDs for the Ravens in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Jaguars defense.
Rashad Jennings rushed for 57 yards for Jacksonville, while Richard Murphy added 25 yards. Blaine Gabbert threw for 117 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Justin Blackmon and Marcedes Lewis had 72 and 28 yards respectively.
Jacksonville lost the offensive yardage battle to Baltimore 571-258 yards in Thursday's game. Baltimore had more first downs as that total ended up 32-16.
The time of possession battle favored Baltimore as their offense was on the field for 31:18, longer than the 28:42 of their opponents.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Jacksonville, they head home to face Atlanta.