The Ravens Prolonged NFL Document Precision Win Streak To 23 Video games, Have not Misplaced An Exhibition Sport Since 2015

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The Baltimore Ravens would finish with one other undefeated preseason, and within the course of prolong the longest exhibition win streak in NFL historical past. Baltimore received a 17-15 victory over the Washington Commanders on Saturday, the Ravens’ twenty third consecutive win within the preseason.

Exhibition sport or not, the profitable streak nonetheless counts within the NFL file books.

Baltimore’s profitable streak started in 2016 towards Carolina and continued for six years—the longest interval for preseason profitable streaks in league historical past. Vince Lombardi’s Inexperienced Bay Packers groups from 1959 to 1962 had the all-time mark earlier than overtaking Baltimore final yr.

“As I say on a regular basis, ‘Every little thing in life has significance and that means,'” Ravens head coach John Harbaugh mentioned after the win. “The individuals who have been enjoying there, I promise you, it is necessary for the individuals who performed within the sport and located a strategy to win the sport.”

Harbaugh reported that the Ravens solely performed 40 individuals at most, making the final preseason sport tough. He was happy with Baltimore’s effort to keep up the win and cease Washington within the final minute. The Commanders’ alternative to interrupt the profitable streak ended when Sam Howell threw an incomplete cross to Matt Cole on fourth and -6 on Washington’s personal 36-yard line with 1:27.

“It says rather a lot about these individuals,” Harbaugh mentioned. “Everybody there was exhausted. The Washington gamers have been upset. It was the survival of the fittest in the long run.

“We speak to individuals about, ‘Once you’re drained, fatigue has worth in preparation.’ So, you have acquired an extended observe, a tricky train… actually focus in your execution and your method on the finish of these practices, and hopefully these guys thought of that within the fourth quarter as we speak.”

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