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Ravens Q&A with Mike Preston
Ravens Q&A with Mike Preston

Baltimore Sun columnist Mike Preston answers a selection of reader questions on the Ravens' loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. Francis: Why did they even bother to play the game against the Bengals? It was a travesty from the fans' point of view. If I had paid to watch this game, I'd be asking for my money back. Don't the fans count anymore in the NFL? Mike Preston: Francis, the only fans that really count in the NFL are the ones who pay for commercials, the corporate suites, and put logos all over complexes.  Why do you think that the teams still play four preseason games?  It is to make every dollar possible.  It is just good business, but poor as far as...