8:15 PM ET, December 7, 2008
M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore, MD
• The Ravens won for the seventh time in their last eight games and improved to 9-1 in their last 10 contests at home vs. NFC opponents.
• Since a 20-point loss to the Giants in Week 11, Baltimore has won three straight, outscoring their opponents 94-20 in the process.
• Clinton Portis entered the game as the NFL's second-leading rusher but managed only 32 yards on 11 carries, the 32nd consecutive game the Ravens have not allowed a 100-yard rusher.
• Washington has now lost four of five after beginning the season 6-2.
-- ESPN research
With Sunday's win over the Redskins, the combo of John Harbaugh and Joe Flacco stayed ahead of the Falcons' Mike Smith and Matt Ryan for the most wins by a rookie head coach and quarterback since 1966. Here's a look at the list:
|2008 Ravens||9||John Harbaugh/Joe Flacco|
|2008 Falcons||8||Mike Smith/Matt Ryan|
|1995 Panthers||7||Dom Capers/Kerry Collins|
|1979 Giants||6||Ray Perkins/Phil Simms|
Olympic star Michael Phelps was part of the record crowd of 71,438. ... Portis moved in 2nd place on the Redskins career rushing list with 5,876 yards. ... Suggs got a sack to move into 2nd place on the Ravens' career list. He has 51 1/2, trailing only Peter Boulware (70). ... Redskins LT Chris Samuels left with a triceps injury, and RT Jon Jansen has a sprained ligament in his knee.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.2||4.7|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|TD||11:59||Le'Ron McClain 8 Yd Run (Matt Stover Kick)||0||7|
|TD||09:30||Ed Reed 22 Yd Fumble Return (Matt Stover Kick)||0||14|
|FG||04:11||Matt Stover 32 Yd||0||17|
|FG||13:40||Shaun Suisham 43 Yd||3||17|
|TD||11:27||Antwaan Randle El 5 Yd Pass From Jason Campbell (Shaun Suisham Kick)||10||17|
|TD||03:35||Derrick Mason 28 Yd Pass From Joe Flacco (Matt Stover Kick)||10||24|