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Tables turned on Pats' defense

When Ravens shifted into hurry-up offense, New England was left lagging

Updated: January 21, 2013, 11:39 AM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The tables were turned on the New England Patriots in their 28-13 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in Sunday's AFC Championship Game.

Known for their up-tempo, turbo offense that puts overwhelming stress on the opposition, the Patriots experienced what it's like to be on the opposite end of such an approach. The Ravens turned to their own version of an up-tempo, pass-first approach in the second half, and the Patriots' defense wilted.

"They came up kind ...

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