1.) This is the best Ravens defense we’ve seen in five years.
The Steelers have three of the best offensive players in the league in quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, receiver Antonio Brown and running back Le’Veon Bell.
And for more than three quarters, the Ravens ate them alive.
This is not the flashiest defense. There’s no Ray Lewis barking for the cameras or Ed Reed zig zagging to the end zone after an impossible interception. With Terrell Suggs battling age and a torn biceps and Elvis Dumervil sidelined, the edge rush isn’t what it used to be.
But when they’re healthy, these Ravens control every layer of the...