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The truly good teams are starting to show themselves in the NFL, and this top 10 consists of pretty much all of them. Some of these teams have questions -- as do Seattle and Cincinnati, who have slipped out of the rankings -- but these are the teams with the best claims for the top spots.
By late Sunday afternoon, the Ravens were talking about maintaining momentum and proper perspective. The Cincinnati Bengals were acknowledging that they needed to "circle the wagons."
It seemingly happens every season. A Ravens defensive player has a career year heading into free agency and suddenly prices himself out of the team's market. Last year, it was defensive lineman Arthur Jones. The year before that, it was linebackers Paul Kruger and Dannell Ellerbe. This...
The offseason negotiations between the Ravens and receiver Torrey Smith will be intriguing. Smith is a free agent at the end of this season and probably could demand a lucrative, long-term contract if he produced big numbers.