Don’t panic. KC and Chicago, 2 teams expected to be playoff contenders, had surprising home losses, and New England and New Orleans, both Super Bowl contenders, start 0-1.
For the Ravens, things are looking pretty good as the team released its official injury report on Friday. All evidence points toward Baltimore being at full strength come opening kickoff. Although there is one player listed on the injury report that could have huge fantasy football implications. We’ll break down this and more as we take a look both team’s injury report.
Jeremy Conn gives his thoughts and a prediction for the Ravens home opener against the Bengals on Sunday.
I don’t have a problem with most of the “experts” picking Cincinnati to win the AFC North. They’re a talented team and the defending division champs.
Mark Malone of the Westwood One Radio Network joined Ed and Steve to talk about Ravens vs Bengals which he will be commentating for this Sunday.
Bengals radio announcer Dave Lapham joined Ed and Steve to talk about this weekend’s Ravens vs Bengals game.
Steve Smith will be making his debut in a Ravens uniform this Sunday afternoon; Scott asked the lantern how amped up is the veteran wide out. “He’s really juiced up to go against Adam Jones, especially in front of the hometown crowd for the first time. With these new NFL rules it really benefits the receiver. That’s advantage Steve Smith in my opinion in that department. That will be interesting and it will be physical, so If Adam ‘Pacman’ Jones gets a little to physical the yellow flag will come out of the back pocket.”
Ravens football is back in a major way this year; welcome to the start of the 2014 season. As Baltimore players and coaches find themselves waist-deep in preparation for the Cincinnati Bengals, it’s only fitting that the fans follow suit.
Here are my predictions for how the AFC will finish this year and who we will see in the postseason.
The primary focal point of pretty much every football team is the quarterback. Some teams have an elite quarterback they want to keep around for as long as possible. They are set at the position, and they don’t worry about anything other than injury or retirement. Then, there are the teams that know they have a problem under center. Their quarterback won’t cut it, but they have to wait to get the opportunity to improve.
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Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis joined Ed and Steve to talk about training camp and the upcoming season.