The Ravens continued their recent trend of exhilarating late-game victories Monday night against the Lions.
Thanks to stout defense and six field goals by
Here were some of the top moments from the classic Monday Night Football victory:
Tyson Gets Unlikely Interception
The Ravens opened the second half needing a big play from the defense, and got it from an unlikely source. Second-year reserve defensive lineman
D. Smith picks off Stafford again
The Ravens had a two-point lead over the Lions in the fourth quarter, and they were counting on their defense to stop a potent Detroit attack. That’s when veteran linebacker
Jacoby sets up game winner
The Lions had just scored a touchdown to take a 16-15 lead with a little more than two minutes to play, and quarterback
After all the talk about Matt Elam leading into Monday’s game, the rookie made perhaps the biggest play of his young career to seal the game. Elam picked off Stafford with 30 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, marking his first interception in the NFL. Elam waited a long time for this first interception, and he could not have picked a better time to deliver.
Justin Tucker’s 61-yard field goal
This will be one that people in Baltimore remember for a long time. Tucker drilled the kick just inside the right upright for the NFL’s longest kick ever in a dome. It was his sixth field goal of the game, and his 33rd in a row. The field goal gave the Ravens an 18-16 lead that they would hold for the win, and kept them in control of their playoff destiny heading into the final two weeks of the regular season.