NO CAUSE FOR PANIC
Wager against Father Time turns out to be a losing bet
Heading into this season, the Ravens gambled on aging veterans being able to pull through another year. It’s clear during this three-game losing streak that they are losing that battle.
Few people beat Father Time, especially in the NFL, which is a young man’s league. As the Ravens’ losing streak has increased, so have injuries to big-name veterans who were expected to help carry the team.
Injuries are part of the game and they happen to every team, but some of these are self-inflicted. Gone already is tight end Benjamin Watson, 35, who went down in the
Ravens rookie cornerback Tavon Young high-fives a young fan at the fifth annual TEAM challenge for students from George Washington and Dr. Carter Godwin Woodson elementary schools. See video of Monday’s event at baltimoresun.com/ravens.