Ravens simply need to take care of business
In the heady aftermath of their shutout victory in Cincinnati on Sunday, there was a rush to analyze just what aspect of the Ravens’ season-opening performance was most important to the survival of the species.
Was it the healthy and successful return of Joe Flacco? That certainly rates right up there and undoubtedly evoked a huge sigh of relief for Ravens fans who were fretting about all the practice and playing time he missed during the preseason.
The running game? Members of the coaching staff on that side of the ball might be forgiven for leaning in that direction after Terrance West (Northwestern High, Towson University) and Buck Allen combined for 151 yards and the Ravens pounded out the second half to erase the memory of