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.
Chip Kelly played enough against Matt Barkley while coaching at Oregon to know what he can do at quarterback. Clark Judge says Philly's pick of Barkley means mistake-prone Michael Vick is not long for Philly.
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.