NFL Power Rankings – Week 1: Who starts out on top?

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 09: Derek Carr
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NFL Power Rankings
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19. team. 26. The Baltimore Ravens defense will be among the NFL’s best again this season. Watch out for defensive end Brent Urban for a break out season. On offense, quarterback Joe Flacco missed all of the preseason but is ready to go for the Regular season. The Ravens gave him a new target to throw to in the passing game with wide receiver Jeremy Maclin. However, the Ravens running game is under scrutiny and that is an area that the team must improve on if they are to make a run at winning the AFC North.. . . Baltimore Ravens