01-04-2010, 08:00 PM #1
Ravens already in playoff mode as postseason opens (AP via Yahoo! Sports)
The Baltimore Ravens didn't have the luxury of coasting into the postseason, a circumstance they hope will work to their advantage Sunday against the New England Patriots. On a day in which several playoff-bound teams rested their starters during meaningless games, the Ravens were locked in a win-or-else mode Sunday against the Oakland Raiders.