1) Going into their bye week, the Ravens are exactly what their record says they are.
The game-to-game swings have been wild, but are you the least bit surprised the Ravens are 4-5 and lingering on the fringe of wild-card contention going into their bye week?
Coming into the season, most thought the defense would be at least good and the offense would stumble along, hampered by a lack of premium skill players. Nine weeks in, that’s pretty much what we’re looking at, a reality reinforced by Sunday’s loss in Tennessee.
The Ravens played well enough to win on defense, controlling Tennessee’s running game, making five tackles for losses and picking off...