FanPost

Why This Season Wasn't a Complete Disaster pt1

Let's be real here... The ravens past season want pretty. But what we learned this year will definitely become the base for the future. Fist of all... Offensive line. Other than a half hearted Eugene Monroe pick up, the line was, in a word, disappointing. And for people to start blaming Joe and Ray is completely uneducated. Football starts at the line, and if we aren't able to make a hole for the running back, or protect our $100 million investment,then shame on us. This year wasn't a complete disaster, but we can start on fixing this offensive line... More to come soon. Remember to not blame an individual person when an entire squad of players cannot perform correctly.

edit: now that I have more time, I thought I'd elaborate more on what happened during the season (for the lineman)

I had mentioned earlier how you shouldn't pick out specific players to blame for one teams misfortune (I mean come on, it's a team sport). But what Michael Oher has got away with this season (and the past) is flabbergasting. Michael Oher has been accounted for 47 penalties for 352 total yards in his career since 2009. I hate to ruin his fantasy story that we all know as the blindside but I don't think Mr. Oher is cut for the job. To put it into perspective, the Ravens were only able to achieve 222 yards in the week 17 debacle. I understand how hypocritical it is to say don't blame one person, and then go ahead and blame but something has to be done. With Yanda also, he is definitely not playing at the high caliber that the Ravens fans deserve. I'm not saying trash the whole line, but changes do need to be made whether it be in the playbook or on the coaching staff.

The opinions posted here are those of the administrator of this blog and his loyal readers. They are in no way official comments from the team, and should not be misconstued as such, even though he thinks he could do just as well or even a better job!

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Baltimore Beat Down

You must be a member of Baltimore Beat Down to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Baltimore Beat Down. You should read them.

Join Baltimore Beat Down

You must be a member of Baltimore Beat Down to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Baltimore Beat Down. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker