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Pat Shurmur
13 Ravens opponents in 13 days: Cleveland Browns
13 Ravens opponents in 13 days: Cleveland Browns

In anticipation of the 2013 NFL season, Baltimore Sun blogger and reporter Matt Vensel will take a daily look at one of the 13 opponents on the Ravens’ regular-season schedule. Today is the Cleveland Browns. The Ravens, as you know, play the Cleveland Browns twice during the regular season. The AFC rivals first meet in Week 2, when the Ravens host their home opener at M&T Bank Stadium. They play again in Cleveland seven weeks later, in early November. There has been a lot of change in Cleveland this offseason, but scheduling quirks will give the Ravens extra time to prepare for the new-look Browns. They open the season on a Thursday night, which is 10 days before their home...