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The Best Sports Handicapper believes the Baltimore Ravens will be in the hunt for a playoff spot despite losing their starting quarterback for most of the training camp.
Ravens fans can relax, General Manager Ozzie Newsome understands the climate in the National Football League.
Head Coach John Harbaugh will have Baltimore ready for the season opener.
Baltimore has not been relevant since winning defeating San Francisco in the Super Bowl four years ago, and the faithful are becoming restless.
Baltimore is a great football city, and they are fanatics about their Ravens.
Owner Steve Steve Bisciotti trusts his front office but another dismal season could put everyone on edge. Baltimore must find a locker room leader, star Terrell Suggs is thirty-five years old, and Flacco is not vocal.
The Ravens want to improve on their 8-8 record from 2016, and it rests on the shoulders of the offense.
The 2017 Baltimore Ravens offense has a new addition to their coaching staff with Greg Roman taking over as the offensive assistant.
Marty Mornhinweg is still the offensive coordinator but will get input from Craig Ver Steeg who is a favorite of Joe Flacco.
Baltimore ranked twenty-eighth in the NFL running the football with Terrance West leading the way with 773 yards rushing. Baltimore also averaged 21.4 points per game last season, twenty-first in the NFL.
The unit must improve, they got held to twenty points or less seven times last year. Flacco threw for 4,317 yards in 2016 and wideout Mike Wallace 1,017 receiving yards returns.
Former first round draft choice Breshad Perriman must show he belongs. Jeremy Maclin is also a deep threat in the passing game, Baltimore should be able to throw deep with regularity in 2017.
Danny Woodhead will be a security blanket for Flacco coming out of the backfield. All Pro guard Marshal Yanda is one of the best in the business and anchors the offensive line.
Fan favorite Kennan Reynolds gets his shot in the NFL, the record setting Naval Academy standout can help the offense in various ways.
The defense has been the strength of the Ravens since they moved to the “RED LINE STATE” from Cleveland.
Baltimore ranked in the top third of the NFL in nearly every category last season.
Coordinator Dean Pees lost production on the defensive line. Timmy Jernigan got traded to Philadelphia, Elvis Dumervil got released, and Lawrence Guy left for the Patriots.
Suggs is on the back end of his career; however, linebacker C. J. Mosley is a star in the making.
2017 third round draft pick Tim Williams from Alabama could also pay dividends early.
The secondary got help with the addition of first round pick Marlon Humphrey another Crimson Tide product. Jimmy Smith, former Cowboy Brandon Carr, and Tony Jefferson will also contribute defending the pass.
The key to success for the Ravens defense this season is to get to the opposing quarterback with regularity.
Bovada.Lv lists the Baltimore Ravens at +175 to win the 2017-18 American Football Conference North Division Title.
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