1) This humiliating performance can’t help but reset expectations for the season.
The Ravens will spend the coming week talking about how they must look forward, how one defeat — no matter how catastrophic — never defines a season.
Those who were around in 2012 might look back to their 43-13 loss to the Houston Texans in Week 7 of that Super Bowl season.
But this was a sobering all-systems failure for a team that fancies itself a playoff contender.
Give the Jaguars some credit. They’re more talented than they’ve been in a long time, especially on defense. But they also gave up 37 points at home the previous week. So these weren’t the 1985 Bears...