Originally posted on Ravens Football Machine  |  Last updated 2/4/12
Happy Super Bowl Weekend! I know this is a bittersweet holiday for Ravens loyalists, who in their hearts know the Ravens outplayed the Patriots in the AFC Championship Game...but lost in the end.Still, I think getting that close beats not getting that far at all... as 28 other teams and their fan bases would attest. 49ers and Ravens fans, hold your heads high this weekend.Of course, many of you know I come from Philadelphia, so I am well familiar with getting close and somehow not closing the deal. Enter the great Baltimore writer John Eisenberg, who now does a weekly blog for BaltimoreRavens.com.Eisenberg addresses the elephant in the room in Baltimore these days: Are the Ravens becoming the Andy Reid-era Philadelphia Eagles?Here's John in his own write: "If I had a nickel for every radio show appearance I have made since the Ravens’ loss in New England, I could afford to put extra-rich sour cream in my Super Bowl dip this Sunday. The Ravens’ "Agony of Defeat” moment must have really
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