Owner Steve Bisciotti has a go-to saying when tensions rise in Baltimore: Trust in Ozzie. The defending Super Bowl champions take aim at a repeat with numerous pressing needs armed with the resolve that comes with having GM Ozzie Newsome at the controls.
Baltimore Ravens nose tackle Terrence Cody reportedly underwent hip surgery recently. Cody is expected to miss Baltimore's upcoming offseason training activities, but should be recovered by the time the Ravens begin training camp in late July.
The Baltimore Ravens listed 19 players as questionable on Friday for Super Bowl XLVII, while the San Francisco 49ers listed 11 players as probable. Notable Ravens players listed as questionable include: Ray Lewis, Terrell Suggs and Anquan Boldin. Patrick Willis, Aldon Smith and Justin Smith were among the 49ers player listed as probable.
All four teams playing this weekend will be near full strength. Baltimore CB Asa Jackson and New England TE Rob Gronkowski are the only two players who have been ruled out for Sunday. Gronkowski was placed on injured reserve on Thursday.