BATTLE PLANS: Ravens vs. Browns

BATTLE PLANS: Ravens vs. Browns
November 1, 2013, 1:45 pm
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Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco hands the ball off to running back Ray Rice against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the third quarter at Heinz Field. The Steelers won 19-16.

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Misdirection and screen plays have been few and far between in the Ravens’ playbook. However, with a bye week under their belts, hopefully the coaches figured out that they need to use more screens to give their backs and receivers chances to make plays in the open field. In the case of players such as Torrey Smith and Ray Rice, screens are another way to keep them involved in the offense. Against an aggressive Browns’ front, the Ravens have to catch them off guard.

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