Ravens-Rams Preview Capsule

BALTIMORE (8-2) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (6-4)

Monday, 8:15 p.m. ET, ESPN

OPENING LINE - Ravens by 1

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RECORD VS. SPREAD - Ravens 5-4-1, Rams 7-3

SERIES RECORD - Ravens lead 4-2

LAST MEETING - Ravens beat Rams 16-13, November 22, 2015

LAST WEEK - Ravens beat Texans 41-7; Rams beat Bears 17-7

AP PRO32 RANKING - Ravens No. 1, Rams No. 13

RAVENS OFFENSE - OVERALL (2), RUSH (1), PASS (20).

RAVENS DEFENSE - OVERALL (14), RUSH (7), PASS (18).

RAMS OFFENSE - OVERALL (13), RUSH (20), PASS (7).

RAMS DEFENSE - OVERALL (10), RUSH (5), PASS (15).

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Rams welcome high-scoring Ravens for Coliseum's first Monday night game since LA's epic 54-51 win over Chiefs last season. ... Ravens CB Marcus Peters acquired in trade with Rams on Oct. 15. He has two INT returns for TDs with Baltimore. ... Rams S Eric Weddle played three seasons with Baltimore through last year. Weddle second on LA defense with 72 tackles, and is longest-tenured starter in Rams' secondary after two trades and John Johnson' season-ending injury. ... Ravens' six-game winning streak is longest current run in NFL and team's best since 2000, when they won Super Bowl. ... Ravens have won four straight by 14 points or more. ... Baltimore had season-high seven sacks last week in 41-7 rout of Houston. ... Ravens' top-ranked rushing attack led by QB Lamar Jackson, who has 988 yards and averaging 6.9 yards per carry. ... Baltimore is 14-3 with Jackson as starter. ... Jackson only player in NFL history with 2,000 yards passing and 700 yards rushing through 10 games. ... TE Mark Andrews leads Baltimore with 48 catches, 598 yards receiving and six TD grabs. ... Ravens' Sam Koch has NFL-low 21 punts. ... Ravens DE Matthew Judon leads team with six sacks, ranks second in NFL with 23 QB hits. ... Baltimore leads NFL with 775 yards on interception returns. ... Ravens 35-13 in November under coach John Harbaugh, who took over in 2008. ... Baltimore 4-1 on road, losing only in Kansas City. ... Ravens have five TDs by defense. Have limited foes to nine TDs over last six games. ... Baltimore K Justin Tucker most accurate FG kicker in NFL history at 90.5%. Miss last week ended run of 22 straight FGs made. ... Rams have won three of four to stay in NFC playoff race. ... Jared Goff hasn't been sacked in four straight games, ranks fifth in NFL with 2,783 yards passing, but has 11 TDs and 10 interceptions. He had just 18 pass attempts last week. ... RB Todd Gurley coming off strongest game of quiet season, getting 133 yards from scrimmage against powerhouse Chicago defense. ... DT Aaron Donald leads Rams with eight sacks after getting two last week. LB Clay Matthews has seven sacks, and LB Dante Fowler has 6 +. ... Weddle will start his 59th straight game at safety. That's second-longest active streak in NFL. Streak began in first game with Baltimore, where he started all 48 games of his tenure. ... Rams' offensive line likely to have three inexperienced starters again, including rookies David Edwards and Bobby Evans. Line performed surprisingly well in debut together against Bears. ... Rams are minus-3 in turnover differential after finishing last season plus-11. ... Fantasy tip: LA defense has been better against pass than run, and nobody runs it better than Baltimore. Jackson and Mark Ingram might succeed all night.

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