Two things stand out from the
2) The seven turnovers caused by the defense established a team record. That is notable. Since 2000, the Ravens lead the
Those two elements may be harbingers of a special season. Or they could be nothing more than an indication of how badly the Ravens wanted to disprove Pittsburgh’s supposed superiority. We start to find out today when they play the
The Ravens will not hold the emotional edge against the Titans. Tennessee played poorly in a loss at Jacksonville, and the Titans will want to redeem themselves in front of their home fans. Summoning the same intensity they had against Pittsburgh will be difficult for the Ravens.
But this team is talented and experienced enough to handle it. There will be several games like this – including next week's game in St. Louis – where they will be expected to beat a lesser team on the road. That, too, has been the mark of Harbaugh's teams, beating the teams you are supposed to defeat.
Unlike last week, the Ravens are nursing injuries. Left guard