Timeline

September 02, 1996

10: 30 -- Gates open.

11: 15 -- Players take field for warm-ups.

12: 30 -- Colts' Band assembles on field.

12: 40 -- Audio clips of old Colts highlights played.

12: 42 -- Colts' Band plays fight song.

12: 44 -- Former Colts players introduced.

12: 47 -- Former Colts players put Ravens jackets on.

12: 48 -- Raiders take field.

12: 50 -- Raiders players introduced.

12: 51 -- Ravens take field.

12: 51 -- First standing ovation.

12: 53 -- Ravens introduced, beginning with WR Michael Jackson.

12: 55 -- Color Guard stands at midfield.

12: 55.30 -- National Anthem is sung.

12: 56 -- Jets fly over field.

12: 57 -- Johnny Unitas walks to midfield and delivers game ball to referee.

12: 57.30 -- Unitas hugs Ravens coach Ted Marchibroda.

12: 59 -- First coin toss won by the Ravens.

1: 00 -- Teams line up for opening kickoff.

1: 01 -- Kickoff by Raiders' Cole Ford.

1: 01 -- Jermaine Lewis fields opening kickoff, returns ball 19 yards.

1: 02 -- First play from scrimmage is complete pass for 5 yards to Carwell Gardner.

L 1: 02 -- First running play is 1-yard gain by Earnest Byner.

1: 03 -- Ravens get first first down on scramble by QB Vinny Testaverde.

1: 05 -- Ravens cross 50-yard line for first time.

1: 07 -- First penalty is false start by Ravens.

1: 09 -- First penalty against Raiders (offside).

1: 12 -- First punt by Ravens' Greg Montgomery.

1: 13 -- First TV timeout.

1: 15 -- Raiders' first play from scrimmage is 6-yard run by RB Harvey Williams.

1: 16 -- Raiders complete first pass for 15 yards.

1: 18 -- Ravens take first timeout.

1: 20 -- Ravens make first defensive stand, forcing Raiders to punt.

1: 22 -- Lewis calls for fair catch on first punt return.

1: 22 -- Crowd heavily boos NBC announcer Bob Trumpy.

1: 28 -- Ravens get inside the red zone for first time, as Byner gains 13 yards on a catch and gets down to Raiders' 13-yard line.

1: 29 -- Testaverde is sacked for first time.

1: 31 -- Ravens score first touchdown on 9-yard run by Testaverde.

1: 32 -- Matt Stover kicks Ravens' first extra point.

1: 35 -- Rob Burnett gets Ravens' first sack, for 5-yard loss.

1: 36 -- End of first quarter.

L 1: 44 -- Ravens allow first TD on 7-yard catch by Tim Brown.

1: 47 -- Earnest Hunter fumbles kickoff for Ravens' first turnover.

1: 48 -- Ray Lewis intercepts pass in end zone for Ravens' first take-away.

2: 21 -- End of first half.

2: 24 -- Morgan State marching band begins halftime show.

2: 33 -- Fans cheer announcement that Redskins losing at halftime.

2: 48 -- Ravens force first fumble, but Raiders recover.

2: 56 -- Stover kicks Ravens' first field goal, from 25 yards.

3: 10 -- Stover kicks Ravens' second field goal, a 37-yarder.

3: 14 -- End of third quarter.

3: 15 -- Fans boo announcement of Indianapolis Colts' scoring play.

L 3: 20 -- Ravens stop Raiders on third-and-one to force punt.

3: 31 -- Byner scores Ravens' second TD on 1-yard run.

3: 32 -- Ravens fail on a two-point conversion.

3: 58 -- Testaverde kneels down to let clock run out on Ravens' last play.

B6 3: 59 -- The game is final: Ravens 19, Raiders 14.

Pub Date: 9/02/96

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