1. The 2009 Baltimore Ravens: Meet the New Guys

    Last season was supposed to be a wash, a learning experience, a free pass for new Ravens Head Coach John Harbaugh. After Brian Billick's 5-11 swan song, fans were eager for a change...

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  2. It's Mattison Time: The Baltimore Ravens Defense

    Greg Mattison is about to fly one of the most complicated, combustible contraptions in football—the Ravens defense. After just one year in the NFL, he's been handed the keys to the highest-profile, highest-octane defense in the league...

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  3. AFC North 2009: Steelers Defense Still Dominates

    In 1973, Secretariat won the Belmont Stakes by 31 lengths. Nobody remembers who placed. The AFC North isn't quite that lopsided, but it's not far off. The defending Super Bowl Champion Pittsburgh Steelers will bring back 20 of 22 starters...

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  4. The '96 Ravens: The Greatest 4-12 Season in History

    They went 4-12. They played in an antique stadium. And when they showed up for the draft, their colors were black and white. But my favorite team of all time remains the 1996 Baltimore Ravens...

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