Cardinals vs. Ravens Cheat Sheet: Odds, Picks, More
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Cardinals vs. Ravens Betting Guide, Picks
- Spread: Ravens -13
- Total: 46.5
- Time: 1 p.m. ET
- TV Channel: FOX
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In Jackson’s eight starts last year (including playoffs), the Ravens had a 1940s-esque 61.1% run rate and were efficient on the ground, managing 5.0 yards per carry and sporting a 54% rushing success rate.
That ground-based dominance was apparent in Week 1. While Jackson’s aerial exploits grabbed most of the headlines in the team’s 59-10 win, what really stands out is that the team continued to run relentlessly, amassing league-high marks with 46 carries and 265 yards on an aggressive 63.0% run rate.
All of that production came with positive game script against a tanking Dolphins team, but the early action suggests that the Ravens will stick with the ground game whenever they can.
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