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State of the Ravens address comes at crucial time for franchise

State of the Ravens address comes at crucial time for franchise

Tuesday's "State of the Ravens" address comes at a crucial time for the organization and its top decision makers.

A little over a week ago, the Ravens finished a disappointing season and missed the playoffs for the third time in four years. Their 8-8 record was emblematic of a team that got maddeningly close to the postseason but their season-long form showed a team that never came close to consistently playing championship-level football.

With five starters heading to unrestricted free agency and another one having already retired, with several significant needs on both sides of the ball and an aging, top-heavy roster, a case could be made that this is one of the...

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