Bobby Rainey

Five things to watch in Ravens' preseason opener against Redskins

Five things to watch in Ravens' preseason opener against Redskins

POSITION: Running back. Terrance West is the team’s clear back and Danny Woodhead will be used on third downs and in other situations. With Kenneth Dixon done for the year, there is an opportunity for Buck Allen, Bobby Rainey and impressive undrafted rookie Taquan “Smoke” Mizzell to carve out a role on offense and give the Ravens another reason to establish and stick to their Greg Roman-directed running game.

VETERAN: All eyes will be on backup-turned-starting-quarterback Ryan Mallett, who could ease some of the...

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