Ravens Center Matt Birk Talks About Being A Champion
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Matt Birk the center of the world champion Baltimore Ravens joins Ed & Steve.
Matt shared his feelings of winning the Super Bowl and what it was like playing in the game. Matt talks about his last 4 days of craziness, the Ravens victory parade & how the blackout affected the Ravens momentum.
Birk has started 123 straight games & turns 37 this year; Steve Davis asks whether he will retire or come back to the Ravens: “We’ll see, I’ve always loved the game…to be able to make a living playing in the NFL is a pretty good deal…it’s never gotten old” “there are other factors that go into it”
Ed asks his take on the check into a pass on the 3rd down call to Anquan Boldin: “I knew we were checking to it right away…they were not going to let us run the ball”
On Flacco’s performance after Jim Caldwell took over the offense: “…a little bit of (difference) but not like night & day…a lot of things changed.” “Joe was great, Coach Caldwell was great, obviously it worked very well”
“It’s unbelievable, you work hard every year & most years your heart is broken.”