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There’s plenty to talk about after only one week of football in the AFC North.First and foremost is the play of the Baltimore Ravens, who coincidentally are in first place in the division.The Ravens made an emphatic statement on Monday night against the Bengals that the road for the AFC North crown will go through them. The stellar play of their defense has almost been taken for granted recently, but it was Joe Flacco and the offense that had everyone talking around the water cooler on Tuesday morning.On the other hand, Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Pittsburgh will go back to the drawing board this weekend, as each team looks for its first win of 2012.As all four teams prepare for week 2 of the NFL season, here are five things to watch for:1) Mocking Birds: The Ravens travel to Philadelphia to face the Eagles on Sunday, and, while the nation wants to know who has the better offense, the respective defenses will be out to prove they have the better unit too. Expect the winner of this co...
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