Ravens Breakdown: Toss Sweep

Updated: January 14, 2004, 12:07 PM ET
By Merril Hoge | ESPN.com
The Objective
The toss sweep is a speed play, but because No. 31 Jamal Lewis is a special back who combines for size, power and speed, it can be a power play as well. Once Lewis gets to the perimeter, he'll wreak havoc on any secondary.

Former NFL fullback Merril Hoge is an analyst for a wide variety of NFL programs on television and ESPN Radio. An eight-year NFL veteran, Hoge spent 1987-93 with the Pittsburgh Steelers and joined ESPN in 1996.