Eagles 0 Ravens 0
Both teams played cautiously in the first quarter. Except for a few nice runs by Le'Ron McClain, the Ravens did nothing on offense. The same held true for the Eagles, who finally got a drive started at end of the quarter that looked promising, with Philadelphia moving into Ravens territory.
Ravens 10 Eagles 7
It looked as if the Ravens had taken control of the game, intercepting the Eagles' Donovan McNabb twice and forcing him to fumble once. But with 1:37 left in the quarter, Philadelphia's Quintin Demps went 100 yards with the kickoff after a 1-yard touchdown reception by Daniel Wilcox had given the Ravens a 10-point lead.
Ravens: FG Stover 44, 3:00
Ravens: Wilcox 1 pass from Flacco (Stover kick), 1:49
Eagles: Demps 100 kickoff return (Akers kick), 1:37
Ravens 12 Eagles 7
After being burned for a 100-yard kickoff return in the first half, the Ravens' special teams came up with a big play. Backup linebacker Jameel McClain, a Philadelphia native, blocked Sav Rocca's punt out of the end zone with 6:01 left in the quarter.
Ravens: Safety, J. McClain blocked punt out of end zone, 6:01
Ravens 36 Eagles 7
The Ravens blew the game open, scoring 24 unanswered points, including a 108-yard interception return for a touchdown by Ed Reed, an NFL record. Mark Clayton caught a 53-yard touchdown pass from Joe Flacco on a slant, and Le'Ron McClain added a 1-yard touchdown run.
Ravens: FG Stover 42, 14:52