Timing up his blitz perfectly to coincide with the snap,
Although the first-quarter sack was nullified because outside linebacker
"There was nothing I could say to him at that point, he already knew how I felt," Ellerbe said of Suggs' penalty. "He said something like, 'Sorry, man. My bad.' So, I said, 'It's all right."
Ellerbe finished with five tackles, tying with cornerback
The Giants only rushed for 67 yards while Manning was sacked three times and hit a total of nine times, a season-high for quarterback hits for Baltimore.
"Yeah, it feels great to be back," Ellerbe said. "I felt all right."
The return of Ellerbe provided a boost to a defense that has been lacking an all-around run-stuffing and blitzing presence. Ellerbe has 86 tackles and 4 1/2 sacks for the season despite dealing with a broken thumb, a sprained thumb, a left foot injury and the right ankle problem.
“Yes, he was in there," Ravens coach
At one point, Ellerbe limped off the field and tested his ankle out on the sideline before walking it off and going back into the game.
"It's fine, it's not bad," Ellerbe said. "It's good enough to go."