With the loss of C.J. Mosley, Terrell Suggs and others, the Ravens will have to rebuild their defense in a hurry and Baltimore will have to brace for a serious star-power shortage from both of its major professional teams.
Almost every NFL receiver confronts a spate of dropped passes at some point. With Michael Crabtree in an unwanted spotlight for his drops against Cleveland, teammates and observers say he should go back to the routines that made him a star in the first place.
Wide receiver Michael Crabtree is frustrated by his dropped passes in the Ravens' 12-9 loss to the Cleveland Browns. That's the right attitude and now he needs to make sure he fixes the problem, columnist Mike Preston writes.