Originally posted on Ravens Football Machine  |  Last updated 1/18/13
The Ravens are 7-point underdogs in Foxborough this Sunday at 6:30 PM EST kickoff. You'd logically think the Ravens would be "due" to beat the Pats since it's their "turn" after basically blowing the winning or tying points in the last minute of last year's championship match. But the NFL does not carry over good intent, nor does it always reward long-suffering effort in ways that seem "fair". The fact is, the Patriots are "due" to have a breakout monster game at home, something they have not accomplished against the Ravens in a while. For all of these reasons and more, the Ravens must have the game of their lives on Sunday---and a bunch of Raven "Action Heroes" will need to emerge to rip the game away from the big-play guys on the other side.               "I think we personally kind of wanted to play the Patriots again," defensive tackle Haloti Ngata said. "If we go to the Super Bowl, it would be great to go through Foxborough." New ...
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