Ravens coach John Harbaugh was all smiles during his news conference Monday, clearly ready to embark on a post-bye-week playoff push with a team that is probably as healthy as it has been since the first day of training camp.
We’ll find out over the next few weeks whether he was just whistling past the graveyard.
He’s right about the current condition of his roster and the wide-open nature of the AFC playoff race, but the challenge for his 4-5 team is still daunting and — despite the admirable patience of owner Steve Bisciotti — failure might not be an option.
There’s just too much at stake.
The fan base is understandably restless...