Bengals 31, Ravens 27 : Week 17 – Recap & Grades –
Offense : This group got off to a slow start. Alex Collins rushes for 78 yards on 20 carries, an average of 3.9 yards per carry. Joe Flacco goes 25-47, passing for 203 yards & 2 TD’s, he is sacked once.
Grade – B-
Defense : This group got gashed on certain occasions, allowing 146 yards rushing, including 96 yards on 18 carries to Joe Mixon, an average of 5.3 per carry. They also are the sole reason for the loss. Allowing a 49 yard TD pass w/ :44 seconds left on 4th & 12.
Grade – C
Special Teams : Chris Moore returns a kickoff 87 yards to set up a TD, he totals 124 yards on 3 returns, an average of 41.3 yards. Justin Tucker also connects on both of his FG’s.
Grade – A
Coaching : This team did not look ready, it had no killer instinct or sense of urgency. This falls solely on the coaching staff. The season was on the line & this team came out flat. The preparation was terrible.
Grade – C
Overall Grade – C
GO RAVENS!! #FallingShort