With a 3-1 record, the
The Ravens are tied with the
If this trend were to continue, the Ravens would finish the season with 148 penalties, which would shatter the current franchise record of 139 set in 2005. The team would also conclude with 1,320 yards lost because of penalties, which would eclipse the mark of 1,094 set in 2009.
Here is the number of penalties and yards the Ravens have been docked since
2008: 103 penalties for 785 yards
A closer inspection reveals that the Ravens have really hurt themselves by drawing flags that result in 15-yard losses. They have been cited 10 times for transgressions ranging from unnecessary roughness to personal fouls to unsportsmanlike conduct. Washington has been flagged for as many 15-yard penalties.
The Ravens have also penalized 10 times for 10-yard penalties. Only the Redskins have been cited more often for 10-yard violations, getting penalized 11 times. The
Individually, right guard
It could be argued that the number of penalties is skewed due to the presence of replacement officials in the first three games, during which the team was flagged 26 times for 230 yards.