Rookie QB Joe Flacco didn't have spectacular statistics (15-of-29, 129 yards) but he showed poise in the pocket and managed the game in the second half like a veteran. The 6-foot-6, 230-pounder even scampered 38 yards down the sideline for a touchdown. He also didn't have a turnover.
Carson Palmer's 35.2 rating was the lowest of his career. ... Flacco's TD run was the longest by a Ravens QB in team history. ... The Bengals have lost nine of their last 11 games on the road. ... Ravens CB Corey Ivy left the game late in the fourth quarter with an injured leg. ... The former Chad Johnson was held to one reception; it was only the eighth time in the Bengals receiver's career he was limited to one catch or fewer.