Ravens-Panthers Preview Capsule

BALTIMORE (4-3) at CAROLINA (4-2)

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS

OPENING LINE — Ravens by 2

RECORD VS. SPREAD — Ravens 4-3, Panthers 3-3

SERIES RECORD — Panthers lead 3-2

LAST MEETING — Ravens beat Panthers 38-10, Sept. 28, 2014

LAST WEEK — Ravens lost to Saints 24-23; Panthers beat Eagles 21-17

AP PRO32 RANKING — Ravens No. 9, Panthers No. 7 (tie)

RAVENS OFFENSE — OVERALL (9), RUSH (24), PASS (9)

RAVENS DEFENSE — OVERALL (1), RUSH (7), PASS (2)

PANTHERS OFFENSE — OVERALL (18), RUSH (4), PASS (22)

PANTHERS DEFENSE — OVERALL (13), RUSH (9), PASS (17)

STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — Fourth road trip in five games for Ravens. ... Baltimore has allowed 101 points, lowest total through seven games since coach John Harbaugh took over in 2008. ... Ravens lead NFL in fewest yards (280.6 per game) and fewest points (14.4) allowed. ... Terrell Suggs and Za'Darius Smith with 5½ sacks each of Baltimore's NFL-best 27 total. ... Ravens QB Joe Flacco's 2,067 yards passing most of career through seven games. .. Ravens have scored at least 21 points in 15 of last 16 games. ... Baltimore's nine rushing TDs tied for third in NFL. ... Ravens P Sam Koch to play in 200th consecutive game. ... Baltimore CB Brandon Carr has 167 straight starts, longest active streak among defensive players. ... Ravens have minus-1 turnover differential. Since 2000, Baltimore is 28-84 when turnover differential is negative. ... Ravens WR John Brown leads team with 558 yards receiving and four TD catches. ... Michael Crabtree leads Ravens with 35 catches. He's one of nine active NFL WRs with more than 600 career receptions. ... Baltimore K Justin Tucker now career 222 for 223 on extra points after fourth-quarter miss last week at end of game. His 90 percent success rate on FGs is best in NFL history. ... Panthers have won eight straight at home. Last home loss was Oct. 12, 2017 vs. Eagles. ... QB Cam Newton has engineered 15 career fourth-quarter comebacks. ... Panthers' 17-point fourth quarter comeback vs. Eagles last Sunday was largest in franchise history. ... Newton has four TDs rushing in past four home games. ... Christian McCaffrey one of three RBs with more than 40 catches and 350 yards rushing. Others are Saints' Alvin Kamara and Giants' Saquon Barkley. ... LB Luke Kuechly had 14 tackles vs. Eagles, including four for losses. ... DE Mario Addison leads Panthers with 4½ sacks. ... Panthers have 58 interceptions since start of 2015 season, second most in NFL. Kansas City has 63. ... K Graham Gano has missed an extra point in last two games. He's 8 of 8 on field goals, including career-long 63-yarder vs. Giants. ... Fantasy tip: Newton has 13 TDs (nine passing, four rushing) and 105.8 QB rating in last four games vs. AFC foes.

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