Found April 21, 2013 on Football Nation:
The dreaded Super Bowl slump is something no championship winning team really wants to talk about.However, as many fans know, it is a valid and a real issue that occurs. Many teams have gotten to the big game, only to have a lackluster follow-up season.Some teams even fail to make the playoffs the next year.There are three main reasons I believe the Ravens will not have a good 2013 season.Agree or disagree with this, but I think even the most dedicated Ravens fans will agree the roster changes are going to play a major factor in how their team does this year.First, the heart of their defense has retired. Ray Lewis will no longer be motivating and leading his team to victories. Most fans, and certainly his old teammates will sorely miss seeing No. 52 suit up.Lewis played for the Ravens since 1996 and has enough awards and highlights to fill most people's small apartment. He was often shown motivating his teammates before their games and was always attempting to keep his defensive...
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