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Ravens defeat Falcons 31-17 in preseason

Ravens defeat Falcons 31-17 in preseason

The Ravens may have come away with a 31-17 win in their first preseason game against Atlanta. But with the way the first team played in the first quarter, it may not feel like they won during practice this week.

In the first quarter, Baltimore's offense had just nine yards on nine plays — going three-and-out on its first three drives. The offensive line looked lost and confused, as if they weren't getting the necessary calls on time. This can be fixed with time as rookie center Gino Gradkowski continues to learn the offense. And remember, veteran center Matt Birk is scheduled to be back by the season... Recommended Stories

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