PRESEASON WEEK 1
WASHINGTON REDSKINS (0-0) at BALTIMORE RAVENS (0-0)
Thursday, August 10 | 7:30 p.m. ET
M&T Bank Stadium (71,008) | Baltimore, Md.
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The Washington Redskins will open their 2017 preseason slate on Thursday when the group sets out north to confront the Baltimore Ravens. Kickoff at M&T Bank Stadium is booked for 7:30 p.m.
The diversion will be simulcast on NBC4 and CSN Mid-Atlantic, with Kenny Albert and Joe Theismann calling the amusement from the stall and Clinton Portis revealing from the sidelines.
The begin of the preseason will work up ’til now another trial of the hierarchical profundity the group trusts it has made.
“We like our profundity. Like I stated, it’s the best I’ve felt about our profundity this year in preparing camp, at each position,” Head Coach Jay Gruden said at the start of camp. “You know, the test will be to get everyone the reps, let them all contend to discover the best 53, that is the most essential thing. We must use the time over here on the training fields and in the preseason recreations, we need to truly oversee playing time successfully to give these folks chances to demonstrate what they can do as such we pick the privilege 53 for [Week 1 against] Philly.”
– All-time customary season arrangement tied, 3-3
– Redskins trail unsurpassed preseason arrangement, 3-6
– Last meeting: Oct. 19, 2016 (16-10, WAS)
TV: CSN Mid-Atlantic/NBC4
– Chick Hernandez (play-by-play)
– Joe Theismann (shading)
– Clinton Portis (sidelines)
RADIO: Redskins Radio Network
– Larry Michael (play-by-play)
– Sonny Jurgensen (shading)
– Chris Cooley (examination)
– Rick “Doc” Walker (sidelines)
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Guarded Highlights: Redskins – Ravens (2016, Week 5)
The Baltimore Ravens enter the 2017 preseason following a 8-8 battle in 2016 in which they completed second in the AFC North. This season will be the group’s tenth under the domain of Head Coach John Harbaugh.
Joe Flacco returns as the group’s occupant at quarterback in his tenth NFL season. The 2016 season denoted his initial 4,000-yard crusade, as he finished 436-of-672 passes (64.9 percent) for 4,317 yards with 20 touchdowns and 15 capture attempts. Flacco has begun 138-of-144 consistent season diversions all through his nine years with the Ravens.
Running back Terrance West drove the Ravens in hurrying a year prior, posting 774 surging yards on 193 conveys including five touchdowns. Running back Kenneth Dixon contributed 382 hurrying yards on 88 conveys and included a surging touchdown too.
Wide collector Mike Wallace posted a group high 1,017 getting yards in 2016 and was second among all Ravens players in touchdown gatherings (four) and gatherings (72). Wide beneficiary Steve Smith Sr., now resigned, drove the group with five touchdown gatherings. Tight end Dennis Pitta drove the group in gatherings (86) for 729 yards. in any case, was discharged by the association in June.
Linebacker Zachary Orr paced the Ravens with a group high 132 aggregate handles (91 solo) in 2016. Linebacker Terrell Suggs recorded a group high 8.0 sacks, and security Eric Weddle and linebacker C.J. Mosley drove the Ravens with four interferences each.
Justin Tucker, now in his 6th NFL season, enters the 2017 preseason after a 2016 season in which he drove the NFL in field objectives made (38) and completed second among all NFL players in all out focuses (141). Bryant was 38-of-39 (97.4 percent) on field objective endeavors in 16 recreations for the Ravens last season.
Devin Hester, not returning for the 2017 season, filled in as the group’s essential kick and punt returner in 2016. He arrived at the midpoint of 24.5 yards for each arrival on 19 kickoff returns and 7.2 yards for every arrival on 25 punt returns. Chris Moore found the middle value of 23.1 yards for every arrival on seven kickoff returns in 2016.
Thursday’s matchup between the Redskins and Ravens will stamp the tenth preseason meeting between the two groups untouched. The Ravens lead the record-breaking preseason arrangement, 6-3.
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Hostile Highlights: Redskins – Ravens (2016, Week 5)
Included underneath are the nine past preseason amusements played between the two groups going back to their initially meeting in 2003:
8/23/2003 versus Baltimore 24-3 W
9/1/2005 at Baltimore 26-20 L
8/31/2006 versus Baltimore 17-10 L
8/25/2007 versus Baltimore 13-7 W
8/13/2009 at Baltimore 23-0 L
8/21/2010 versus Baltimore 23-3 L
8/25/2011 at Baltimore 34-31 L
8/23/2014 at Baltimore 23-17 L
8/29/2015 at Baltimore 31-13 W
The Redskins and Ravens have met in customary season play six times, going back to the groups’ initially meeting in 1997. Last season, the Redskins tied the unsurpassed arrangement at 3-3.
The Redskins have won each of the groups’ last two standard season gatherings in sensational mold. In 2012, quarterback Kirk Cousins entered for possible later use and constrained additional time with a touchdown pass and a quarterback draw for a two-point transformation. In extra minutes, a 64-yard punt return by cornerback Richard Crawford set-up a 34yard amusement winning field objective over the possible Super Bowl champion Ravens. The triumph came as a feature of the Redskins’ seven-diversion winning streak to close the group’s NFC East title season.
A year ago, the Redskins fought off a late charge from the Ravens in which an evident amusement tying touchdown by Baltimore was upset on survey. Three plays later, the Redskins constrained a turnover on downs to secure the group’s first standard season win in the city of Baltimore since overcoming the Baltimore Colts, 14-13, at Memorial Stadium on Oct. 23, 1955.
Included beneath are the six past normal season amusements challenged between the Redskins and Ravens:
10/26/1997 versus Baltimore 20-17 L
10/15/2000 versus Baltimore 10-3 W
10/10/2004 versus Baltimore 17-10 L
12/7/2008 at Baltimore 24-10 L
12/9/2012 versus Baltimore 31-28 (OT) W
10/9/2016 at Baltimore 16-10 W
Prominent REDSKINS/RAVENS CONNECTIONS
Previous Ravens on Redskins:
Hostile Coordinator Matt Cavanaugh (1999-2004)
LB Chris Carter [2015-16]
Previous Redskins on Ravens:
Right hand Special Teams Coach Chris Horton (wellbeing, 2008-10)
Redskins who played secondary school football in Maryland:
LB Zach Brown [Columbia]
CB Kendall Fuller [Olney]
WR Levern Jacobs (Forestville)
G Arie Kouandjio (Hyattsville)
WR Zach Pascal (Upper Marlboro)
DL Phil Taylor Sr. (Brandywine)
Ravens from the D.C./Maryland/Virginia region:
G Jarell Broxton [Gaithersburg, Md.]
RB Terrance West [Baltimore, Md.]
CB Maurice Canady [Richmond, Va.]
S Chuck Clark [Suffolk, Va.]
RB Taquan Mizzell [Virginia Beach, Va.]
RB Lorenzo Taliaferro [Yorktown, Va.]
QB Josh Woodrum [Roanoke, Va.]
Redskins who headed off to college in Maryland:
TE Vernon Davis (Maryland)
DL A.J. Francis (Maryland)
WR Levern Jacobs (Maryland)
Ravens who headed off to college in the D.C./Maryland/Virginia range:
CB Maurice Canady [Virginia]
RB Taquan Mizzell [Virginia]
DE Brent Urban [Virginia]
S Chuck Clark [Virginia Tech]
TE Ryan Malleck [Virginia Tech]
WR Keenan Reynolds [Navy]
RB Terrance West [Towson]
Remarkable Pro Connections: (Extensive associations with previous Redskins mentors avoided)
Unique Teams Coordinator Ben Kotwica and Ravens Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks Coach Marty Mornhinweg cooperated with the New York Jets in 2013.
Protective QC Cannon Matthews and Ravens Offensive Line Coach Joe D’Alessandris cooperated with the Buffalo Bills from 2010-11.
Quarterbacks Coach Kevin O’Connell and Ravens Wide Receivers Coach Bobby Engram cooperated with the San Francisco 49ers of every 2016.
Hostile Coordinator Matt Cavanaugh and Ravens Offensive Assistant Andy Bischoff cooperated with the Chicago Bears from 2013-14.
Outside Linebackers Coach Chad Grimm and Ravens Offensive Line Coach Joe D’Alessandris cooperated with the San Diego Chargers from 2013-14.
Protective Line Coach Jim Tomsula and Ravens Senior Offensive Assistant Greg Roman cooperated with the San Francisco 49ers from 2011-14.
Ravens Wide Receivers Coach Bobby Engram additionally worked with the 49ers in the 2011 and 2014-16 seasons.
Executive of Player Development Malcolm Blacken [2001-09] and Ravens Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks Coach Marty Mornhinweg [2001-02] cooperated with the Detroit Lions. Ravens Defensive Line Coach Joe Cullen additionally worked with the Lions between the 2006-08 seasons.
DL Terrell McClain played with Ravens CB Brandon Carr on the Dallas Cowboys from 2014-16. McClain likewise played with Ravens QB Dustin Vaughn (2014) and Ravens WR Vince Mayle (2015-16) on the Cowboys.
McClain played with Ravens RB Daniel Woodhead and QB Ryan Mallett on the New England Patriots in 2012.
S D.J. Swearinger likewise played with Mallett on the Houston Texans in 2014. Swearinger played with Ravens S Tony Jefferson on the Arizona Cardinals from 2015-16.
DL A.J. Francis played with Ravens WR Chris Matthews on the Seattle Seahawks in 2015.
G Shawn Lauvao played with Ravens RB Bobby Rainey on the Cleveland Browns in 2013.
LB Mason Foster played with Ravens RB Bobby Rainey on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers from 2013-14.
S D.J. Swearinger likewise played with Rainey on the Buccaneers in 2015.
DL Ziggy Hood played with Ravens WR Mike Wallace on the Pittsburgh Steelers from 2009-12.
LB Chris Carter likewise played with Wallace on the Steelers from 2011-13.
DL A.J. Francis played with Ravens WR Mike Wallace on the Miami Dolphins in 2013.
WR Matt Hazel likewise played with Wallace on the Dolphins in 2014.
G Shawn Lauvao and QB Colt McCoy played with Ravens TE Ben Watson on the Cleveland Browns from 2010-12.
LB Junior Galette additionally played Watson on the New Or