Mike Preston's key matchups for Ravens vs. 49ers (Super Bowl XLVII)
Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston breaks down the matchups that will likely decide Super Bowl XLVII between the Ravens and San Francisco 49ers.
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49ers LB Patrick Willis vs Ravens FB Vonta Leach
Willis is ready to accept Lewis' mantle as the top inside linebacker in the NFL. He had 120 tackles this season, 88 of those solo. If the Ravens are to run the football, Leach has to clear the way. Earlier in the week, Willis suggested that Leach "bring it." Be careful what you ask for. Leach train wrecks players for a living.