The Baltimore Sun's Mike Preston points out the Ravens will be a 7.5-point underdog against the Broncos this Thursday, placing them in the familiar role of the underdog.
Offensive coordinator Jim Caldwell is still preparing for a dominant defensive front from Denver, even if the Broncos don't have Dumervil anymore and are without Miller for the season-opener.
The Baltimore Sun's Vensel lists his inaugural power rankings, with a local fan favorite on top.
Russell Street Report's Tony Lombardi believes the Ravens, the defending Super Bowl champs, are being disrespected heading into the season-opener against the Broncos.
Ravens linebacker Brandon Copeland was glad the Ravens decided to bring him back to the practice squad, writes the Carroll County Times' Matt Zenitz.