Each Wednesday, blogger Matt Vensel will highlight five statistics that really mean something for the
5.94 -- yards per carry by running back
4.5 -- average points scored in the first quarter since 2008.
Much is being made about the Ravens’ frustrating propensity to start games slowly, and rightfully so, as it has been a regular occurrence since quarterback
169.6 -- passing yards allowed by the Cowboys per game.
Last season, pass defense was the Achilles heel for the Dallas defense, as the Cowboys allowed 244 passing yards per game. Only nine teams gave up more. So the Cowboys committed to the cornerback position this spring, paying big bucks to lure
13 -- quarterback pressures by Ravens outside linebacker
Paul Kruger did not start against the Chiefs, but he made an impact, especially in the second half when he made two tackles for a loss against the run and was able to generate pressure on Chiefs quarterback
8-0 -- Baltimore’s home record against the