The Baltimore pass rush has a history of disrupting Brady's timing with his receivers.
The Steelers failed in every phase of the game against Baltimore on Thursday.
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It's very difficult for a Super Bowl champion to repeat. The Ravens may or may not get the job done, but they've taken solid steps to revamp their lineup.
They lost six starters from the defense that lined up in Super Bowl XLVII -- including Ray Lewis and Ed Reed -- so the Baltimore Ravens are supposed to be handicapped this season. Try again. Their defense will be improved, and here's why.
The Baltimore Ravens selected Kansas State linebacker Arthur Brown with the 24th pick in the second round (56th overall) of Friday's NFL Draft.
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.
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Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees said Elvis Dumervil's signing doesn't necessarily mean Courtney Upshaw will be a backup. "You can't have too many pass rushers," Pees said in a radio interview, "and we can find a way to get them all on the field now."
The Ravens lost outside linebacker Paul Kruger to the Browns in the first few hours of free agency, and have been bleeding talent ever since. The organization hopes that's about to change.

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