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Ravens' John Harbaugh impressed by Jackson's accuracy

Ravens' John Harbaugh impressed by Jackson's accuracy

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One perceived knock on Lamar Jackson coming into the 2018 NFL Draft centered on his accuracy, with one unnamed offensive coordinator going so far as to say "when he throws, he hopes."Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh apparently doesn't share that view. Harbaugh praised the accuracy of the former Louisville quarterback on Saturday, just nine days removed from the team selecting him with the 32nd overall pick of the draft. "The thing that I was really impressed with is I thought he was accurate," Harbaugh told reporters of the 21-year-old Jackson. "You read the reports and stuff like that but he's a naturally talented thrower. He's got natural arm talent. And that's something that I think people were questioning. So to see him out here throwing the ball naturally and very accurately I tho...
Baltimore Ravens' defense shuts down Green Bay Packers

Baltimore Ravens' defense shuts down Green Bay Packers

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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- For the course of three hours on Sunday, the Green Bay Packers couldn't find the end zone against the Baltimore Ravens. They could have played for four hours, five hours or 10 hours and the result might not have been different. Baltimore's defense bent here and there, but never got close to breaking in beating the Packers 23-0. It was the first time the Packers were shut out since 2006, when they were blanked by the Bears and Patriots in head coach Mike McCarthy's first season. That game against New England came exactly 11 years earlier. The Ravens started the game by forcing three consecutive turnovers. In the second half, they got a pair of fourth-down stops and forced two more turnovers. By the time the game ended, most of the fans in Lambeau Field were wearing the pu...