Chris Johnson rushed for 122 yards, 62 on a play in which he rolled over the belly of a big defender and kept on running, and the host Arizona Cardinals barely held off a late rally to beat the Baltimore Ravens, 26-18, on Monday night.
Baltimore (1-6) drove to the 4-yard line in the final seconds before Tony Jefferson’s interception deep in the end zone clinched the victory for N.F.C. West-leading Arizona (5-2).
Arizona led by 26-10 before Asa Jackson blocked a punt to set up Joe Flacco’s 1-yard touchdown pass to Kyle Juszczyk. The 2-point conversion pass to Nick Boyle made it an 8-point game with 4 minutes 26 seconds to play.
Baltimore got the ball back, and Flacco quickly moved the team downfield before the final ill-fated throw.