Ravens to face Steelers without DL Brandon Williams, Brent Urban

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In only two full starts this season, Watson is averaging 8.4 fantasy points per game on the ground alone, meaning the floor for the rookie quarterback is much higher than many of his competitors at the position. But if you'll allow for one in September, you may find it in Baltimore on Sunday, when the Baltimore Ravens (2-1) host the Pittsburgh Steelers (2-1) for first place in the AFC North. Adding to the natural, yearly disdain they already feel toward the other, each team lost in ugly fashion last week to an inferior club.

The Steelers are coming off of a bad loss in overtime to the Chicago Bears, while the Ravens are looking to make amends after a frightful blowout loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars in London on Sunday morning. But Flacco has played some of his best games against the Steelers, and the Ravens have beaten the Steelers four times in a row at home. Conner only played on special teams.

"Who knows", Brown said Friday.

"I'll tell you what, this is my responsibility now", offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg told the Baltimore Sun. "I'm excited to get back". So now where do we go? It's 10 minutes of gambling goodness that we believe you will truly enjoy.

Quarterback Joe Flacco had the worst statistical performance of his career in London, throwing for just 28 yards and posting his lowest quarterback rating (12.0). "That thing last week, everyone needs to do better, period. So we were going to try to focus regardless". The Ravens were anxious enough about Flacco's status that they considered signing Colin Kaepernick, which quickly dissolved into political barbs and a rather ugly tweet from Kaepernick's girlfriend, comparing Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti and iconic LB Ray Lewis to two characters from Django Unchained.

Like for Flacco, September is summer for Bell, who also missed the preseason because he didn't sign his franchise tag tender until the beginning of this month.

Brown handled punts the rest of the year, averaging 9.3 yards per return.

Flacco has been sacked five times in three games but has been under duress on many of his other dropbacks.

"There is a lot of motivation", defensive captain Cameron Heyward said.

And so luck would have it, the flawless opponent in regard to regaining focus just happens to be on the Steelers' schedule after the game in which their "butchered" handling of the anthem in Chicago preceded a defeat to a then-winless Bears team. I didn't really care.

The offense will come around.

[MONDAY] Kansas City Chiefs (-7) vs. Washington Redskins: One of the most well-balanced franchises in the business, the Chiefs now rank first in the National Football League in Yards Per Point Margin (+6.6), tied for third in turnover differential (+4) and tied for second in sacks (11).

While the Steelers news cycles Monday and Tuesday went national because of the anthem-related comments of Ben Roethlisberger, Alejandro Villanueva and Mike Tomlin, Steelers players insist turning their attention to game-planning for Sunday's game in Baltimore wasn't hard. Since 2008, 12 of the last 18 meetings have been decided by three or fewer points.



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