The fireworks came early in Baltimore during the Ravens divisional playoff matchup, but not from the home team.
A promising Ravens drive ended with a Lamar Jackson interception, and Tennesee took advantage of the short field.
On third-and-goal from the 12 yard line, Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill lofted a fade towards the left corner of the end zone to tight end Jonnu Smith. Blanketed by cornerback Brandon Carr, Smith rose up with his left hand and after a slight bobble, pulled in an amazing one-handed grab to give the Titans an early 7-0 lead.
The touchdown was Smith's fourth of the season and his first in the playoffs.
After the Ravens failed to convert on a fourth-and-1, Tannehill unloaded a 45-yard touchdown pass to Kalif Raymond, extending the Titans' lead to 14.
— Tennessee Titans (@Titans) January 12, 2020
The AFC's top seed has plenty of time to come back, but the Titans were the ones to strike first. Twice.
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