As pissed off because the Giants are, the Ravens will not be far behind.
Baltimore, as soon as 9-2, has misplaced three video games in a row and although they’ve clinched a playoff spot, the Ravens have plummeted from certain AFC North champions to having to win out to win the division.
Security Bernard Pollard is not very completely happy about it.
“We obtained to make a freaking run,” Pollard mentioned, through Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Solar. “For us, man, we dug a gap. We will not complain. We did it. We [expletive] this factor away. We [expletive] it away. As a group, we obtained to come back collectively and we obtained to repair it. Everyone is speaking about, ‘What occurred?’ Effectively, what occurred is us.”
The Ravens have been routed Sunday towards the Broncos, 34-17 – and the sport wasn’t as shut because the rating signifies.
“We’re the issue,” mentioned Pollard, who missed the loss towards the Broncos attributable to a rib damage. “We’ve got to repair this difficulty. Everyone is speaking about, ‘Effectively, you are within the playoffs,’ Effectively, who cares? As a result of the way in which we have performed, who cares in regards to the playoffs? If we do not repair it, that is going to hold over to the playoffs. And we do not need that to occur. We’ve got to come back collectively.”
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Yesterday, John Harbaugh informed the New York/New Jersey media that “nothing has modified” with linebacker Ray Lewis, who’s eligible to come back off short-term IR towards the Giants.
Lewis practiced yesterday, which suggests he is now training for the third straight week. He is attempting to come back again from a torn proper triceps.
Robert Griffin III practiced totally yesterday for the primary time since spraining his proper knee two video games in the past and may very well be cleared to play Sunday towards the Eagles at the moment.
The Redskins beat the Browns Sunday with fellow rookie Kirk Cousins at quarterback. They’re presently on a five-game profitable streak and within the driver’s seat to win the NFC East.
“I at all times count on to play,” Griffin mentioned, through Mike Jones of the Washington Publish. “They will maintain taking part in it by sight, come out, watch me after which determine what they assume the perfect development is from right here. . . . I am able to play every time they need me to play. So, if it is this week, subsequent week, couple weeks — no matter they are saying goes. I will be prepared.”
In different RGIII information, the NFL fined him $10,000 for carrying Adidas attire to a postgame information convention. He was warned earlier within the season for overlaying a Nike brand on a shirt earlier than a sport. Nike is the league’s official uniform provider.
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