Originally written on Heff's Sports Blog  |  Last updated 10/24/14

PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 27: Ray Lewis #52 of the Baltimore Ravens prepares for the snap during the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on December 27, 2009 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Karl Walter/Getty Images)
Playoffs: 5-3  REGULAR SEASON: 168-86-1 (66%) Def. I can't believe I'm making this selection, but I just have a feeling the Ravens are on that kind of roll the Giants had last year. The return of many players including Ray Lewis has really rejuvenated this team. I don't have a big write-up on this one because logic does indeed point to the Patriots. I just feel the Ravens going to the Superbowl after this game is over. Joe Flacco and Smith better keep that deep ball connection going, and they probably will be able to against this secondary. I see that as the key in this one. Def. If you even saw one quarter of the 49ers game last week, this selection is almost a no-brainer for you. What they were able to do on offense is something you'd never expect out of a defensive team like San Francisco. It shows you that they are able to win a defensive struggle just as well as a shootout. That is something that can't really be said for many...
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