Cincinnati Falls 44-13 to Ravens - Recap
|Cincinnati Falls 44-13 to Ravens - Recap|
Cincinnati couldn't hang with the Ravens on Monday as Baltimore blasted the Bengals 44-13 in Week 1 action at M&T Bank Stadium.
The Ravens were a 7-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 43.5.
Joe Flacco completed 21 of 29 pass attempts for 299 yards and 2 TDs for the Ravens in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
BenJarvus Green-Ellis rushed for 91 yards for Cincinnati, while Cedric Peerman added 22 yards. Andy Dalton threw for 221 yards for the Bengals, while receivers Andrew Hawkins and A.J. Green had 86 and 70 yards respectively.
Baltimore outgained Cincinnati 430-322 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-20 by the Ravens.
Cincinnati led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 32:26/27:34 split in that important category.
Baltimore looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Eagles. The Bengals will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cleveland.