1:00 PM ET, October 5, 2008
M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore, MD
BALTIMORE -- Facing a rugged Baltimore Ravens defense that still conjures unpleasant memories, Kerry Collins trotted onto the field needing to mount an 80-yard touchdown drive to keep the Tennessee Titans unbeaten.His first big play was to get hit in the helmet. Soon after that, Collins threw an 11-yard touchdown pass to Alge Crumpler with 1:56 left to rally Tennessee to a 13-10 victory Sunday.
Fast Facts• The Titans continue their best start in franchise history as they improved to 5-0 thanks to Alge Crumpler's first receiving touchdown since joining the Titans. • Tennessee has won eight straight in the regular season dating to last season, the longest current regular-season win streak in the NFL. • The Ravens failed in their attempt to win their first three home game for the first time since 2001. Baltimore's Le'Ron McClain scored a one-yard touchdown, his fourth TD in the last three games and third straight game with a score. -- ESPN research
Michael Phelps, wearing a No. 8 Ravens jersey to coincide with his gold medal count at the Olympics, was on hand for the opening coin toss. ... Ravens OT Adam Terry left in the second quarter with an injured right knee. ... Tennessee has not allowed more than 17 points in nine straight games.
Team Stat Comparison
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||3.9||4.4|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|FG||05:52||Matt Stover 38 Yd||0||3|
|FG||07:56||Rob Bironas 35 Yd||3||3|
|TD||09:23||Le'Ron Mcclain 1 Yd Run (Matt Stover Kick)||3||10|
|FG||12:49||Rob Bironas 26 Yd||6||10|
|TD||01:56||Alge Crumpler 11 Yd Pass From Kerry Collins (Rob Bironas Kick)||13||10|