September 8, 2008
Off and running
Rookie QB's 38-yard TD scramble, defense lift Ravens to win
The Joe Flacco era got off to a good start as the rookie from Delaware ran for a 38-yard touchdown and provided a key block on another in his NFL debut. Flacco was 15-for-29 for 129 yards and a 63.7 quarterback rating. The Ravens rushed for 229 yards behind Le'Ron McClain (86 yards) and rookie Ray Rice (64).