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Starting with 'NFL Today,' CBS did a lot better than the Ravens on Sunday
Starting with 'NFL Today,' CBS did a lot better than the Ravens on Sunday

I have to admit I was not overjoyed at the thought of spending the Ravens’ season opener with the fourth-string CBS broadcasting team of Spero Dedes and Solomon Wilcots. But I only wish now that the Ravens had done as well Sunday as Wilcots, Dedes and CBS Sports did. While the Ravens lost 23-16 to the Cincinnati Bengals thanks to too many mistakes to even keep track of, CBS Sports had a solid opener from its revamped pre-game show with Bart Scott and Tony Gonzalez to the game coverage from M&T Bank Stadium. Let’s start with the pre-game show — our first good look at the studio team after the long-overdue sacking of Dan Marino and Shannon Sharpe. Energy, energy, energy...

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