The Ravens have been in this situation before: Championship Sunday against the Patriots. Baltimore has a chance to defeat a bitter rival and get one step closer to hoisting the Lombardi trophy. To accomplish this feat, they’ll need Flacco to play exceptionally well. But if history is any indication, the Ravens won’t have to worry about that.
The Ravens are back in the AFC Championship game for the second straight season. They’ve already defeated the Patriots once this year, and they’re looking to shock the world once again. But if they think the tasks get any easier, they’ll be sadly mistaken. They’ll have to play flawless once again to earn a trip to the Super Bowl. And it starts with stopping Tom Brady.
Flacco vs. Brady is a far better matchup than the aging Peyton Manning vs. Tom Brady.
“Last Weekend You Took Down Peyton. On Sunday You Get Brady – And The Chance, Once and for All, to Rewrite Your Legacy.”
The Ravens did what many thought was impossible when they defeated the top seeded Denver Broncos on Saturday. Fans should expect similar talk from experts when they analyze the match-up with the Patriots. But delve deeper into the showdown and you’ll see a Ravens squad primed for another major upset.
In another high-scoring game, the Patriots beat the Texans on Sunday night. Now they will face the Ravens next week. The purple birds will head to New England. They are just one game away from the Super Bowl.
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The Manning-Ray Lewis matchups through the years have been intriguing, and this will be the final one. Baltimore’s emotional leader announced his retirement days before he had 13 tackles in his last home game, a 24-9 wild-card victory over Indianapolis.
Joe Flacco outplayed Brady for the second straight time as Ravens defeat Patriots 31-30. Torrey Smith would score two touchdowns hours after hearing of his brother’s accident. And Justin Tucker would hit the game winning field goal as time expired.
Baltimore’s sports teams battled with the teams from New England over the weekend. The Baltimore Orioles continued their race to the MLB post-season by taking two out of three in Boston from the Red Sox. […]
The Patriots do a great job in taking away an opposing teams’ best player. In this game, Ray Rice is the best player, averaging an impressive 6.2 yards per carry. Look for the Patriots to try and take Rice out of the equation and force Flacco to beat them with his arm.
The Ravens say they will be fully prepared for their Sunday Night showdown against the Patriots. New England eliminated them from the postseason and going to the Super Bowl just a few months ago.