From the Ravens' lack of elite playmakers to their tense playoff outlook, here are five things we learned from their 27-24 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.
There are no moral victories in the NFL, but the Ravens proved their formula works against the best.
Before the harder analysis, it’s worth noting that the Ravens delivered a terrific afternoon of football theater against one of the best, most exciting teams in the NFL.
This set up as a Ph.D.-level test of the formula that carried them through three consecutive wins over lesser teams.
Their approach worked well enough that they had the game in hand until Chiefs quarterback Patrick...