Shop for Los Angeles Rams gear at

Rams Lose To Ravens 13-16


It’s easy to say this is a game we should have won (and we should have), but if you look at the stats they beat us thoroughly.  In every stat I see the Ravens out performed us (except for penalties).  See for yourself:

Rams Ravens
First Downs 13 16
Total Yards 213 388
Turnovers 4 2
Time of Possession 27:08:00 32:52:00
First Downs 13 16
Passes for First 6 11
Rushes for First 4 5
Third Down Efficiency 3-13 4-16
Fourth Down Efficiency 0-0 0-1
Total Yards 213 388
Avg Gain Per Play 3.8 5.3
Net Yards Rushing 82 96
Rushes 29 28
Yards Per Rush 2.8 3.4
Net Yards Passing 131 292
Comp-Att 12-26 27-44
Yards Per Pass 4.9 6.5
Yds Lost To Sacks 5 7
Interceptions Thrown 0 2
Punts 8 7
Punt Average 45.9 48
Penalty Yards 35 137
Fumbles 5 2

Stats via Yahoo Sports…

Who’s to blame for this one?  Only Bret Favre and Tony Romo can win a game having 5 fumbles (4 turned over).  Can you blame coaching for mistakes?  At this point I’m going to say yes.  The Ravens are a very beatible team, but we handed the game to them.  Of course there was a blatant pass interference call that was missed at the end of the contest which turned out to be a game changer.  Instead of gaining a first down and a chance for a more likely field goal, it became 4th down and what turned out ot be an unmakeable FG.

With this disappointing loss we fall to 4-6.  Next week we play a very good Bengals team in Cincinatti (yeah that’s going to go well).

Until then… have a great week Ram’s fans!


Enjoyed this post?
Subscribe to Rams Gab via RSS Feed or E-mail and receive daily news updates from us!

Submit to Digg  Stumble This Story  Share on Twitter  Post on Facebook  Post on MySpace  Add to  Bark It Up  Submit to Reddit  Fave on Technorati

Leave a Reply