New England Patriots
The Indianapolis Colts are currently riding high after taking down the Kansas City Chiefs with the second-largest comeback in NFL playoff history. They’ve got to come back to earth though, and prepare for the New England Patriots on the road, and there are a few big things that need to be done for the win.
Of the six coaches who were fired at the end of this season, each of them had quarterbacks with a quarterback rating placing them in the bottom half of the league.
The Cincinnati Bengals had a great season and are looking forward to welcoming the San Diego Chargers into Paul Brown Stadium for the Wild Card round of the playoffs. Even with that game on the immediate horizon, the 2014 opponents for the Bengals have now been set.
The Ravens took a huge hit to their playoffs aspirations on Sunday when they lost to New England. Now Baltimore will face off against the newly crowned division champs in a game that they must win in order to continue their season. It’s truly win or go home for the Baltimore Ravens.
On the surface, you can look and say the Ravens blew their chance to get in the playoffs by getting smoked by the Patriots.
Let’s just settle this right now. Yes. However, that doesn’t explain the whole story.
It was embarrassing. It was ugly. It hurt them in the standings. And most of all, it was unexpected.
After not scoring a touchdown against the Detroit Lions on Monday night football their woes continued as the Patriots shut down the Ravens in a 41-7 rout.
This was as close to a playoff game as it gets in the regular season for the Baltimore Ravens. If they won, they’d be guaranteed a shot at a division title. With a loss at the hands of New England, they may now miss the postseason all together.
Every week Mike Preston grades the Ravens performance, and here are his grades for the Ravens blowout loss to the Patriots 41-7.
The best way to beat the New England Patriots is with strong play from your quarterback. That’s what makes Joe Flacco’s injury the focal point as the Ravens game against New England approaches.
Tony Lombardi of the Russell Street Report joined the Scott Garceau Show on Friday to preview the Ravens vs. Patriots game this Sunday. When asked about if the Ravens can do what it takes for […]