Baltimore Ravens vs Cleveland Browns
The Browns concentrated on updating their protection over the offseason. Paul Kruger took from the Baltimore, prepared Barkevious Mingo and signed Desmond Bryant with the 6th general pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.
They didn't do as well much to boost their death game which will be without the suspended Josh Gordon for this game, a truth that Norv Turner isn't shy to explain, meanings that that the offense will again focus on Trent Richardson.
New basic manager Michael Lombardi has made it recognized that he isn't really sold on Brandon Weeden, calling the draft select a panicked decision according to CBSSports.com. The options aren't too amazing, however Weeden's starting work could be in jeopardy.
The Browns have an underrated front seven that could pack the run as well as obtain after the QB. The Baltimore O-line will require to hold its own in this match, or it could acquire too close for comfort.
The Cleveland could have boosted their defense, yet their offense is still very weak. The Cleveland won't get into completion zone, and this must be a very easy house success for the Baltimore as well as a suitable Welcome Home ready the safeguarding champs.
Cleveland Browns vs Baltimore Ravens
Tackling and also beating the Baltimore in their residence stadium is a major activity specifically when the Baltimore are the safeguarding Super Bowl champions. It's something to do so in the loved one protection of FirstEnergy Stadium, but at M&T, it could as well be Foxboro or Lambeau two locations the Cleveland will also travel to this period.
The Cleveland are a far better, different team than they were in last season when they kept both games close with the Baltimore; the Baltimore, also, are a different group and also might really well are much better this season. However, with math like that, that implies the new-look-but-better Browns are still a step behind the Baltimore. On the roadway, they won't acquire the gain. They will, nevertheless, keep it surprisingly close as they did last season.
Forecast: Ravens, 31-25.