This Baltimore Ravens have been playing awe-inspiring football, but don’t write them off as Super Bowl favorites just yet.
There are a few factors, internal and external, that could jeopardize the Ravens playoff success.
Their 5-1 record gives them a commanding lead atop an AFC North division full of inconsistent teams. As long as they can maintain their intensity, they should have no problem qualifying for a playoff spot.
There’s little doubt at this point that the Ravens are the best team in their division, but are they Super Bowl favorites?
Right now, not so much.
Fans should expect January football with little question, but they’re missing a few key pieces to their equation that could jeopardize their playoff success.
Here are five reasons the Ravens fall short of being Super Bowl favorites.