Here’s how The Baltimore Sun sports activities workers views the result of Sunday’s Week 10 sport between the Ravens (7-2) and the Browns (5-3) at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore.
Brian Wacker, reporter
Ravens 23, Browns 13: The Ravens have the perfect protection within the NFL, however the Browns aren’t far behind. This sport figures to be a far totally different story than final month’s assembly in Cleveland when overmatched Browns rookie quarterback Dorian Thompson-Robinson was below heart as an alternative of an injured Deshaun Watson. The Ravens have gained three straight at residence towards the Browns and so they’ll triumph once more behind a protection that will get higher by the week, an offense that’s beginning to discover its footing and an offensive line that’s probably the greatest within the league.
Mike Preston, columnist
Ravens 30, Browns 10: Cleveland is attempting to rebound and rally round quarterback Deshaun Watson, however the Ravens have nearly no weaknesses and are too bodily for the Browns. Baltimore gained’t have an emotional letdown towards a divisional opponent.
Childs Walker, reporter
Ravens 23, Browns 17: The Ravens will see a extra aggressive model of the Browns with Deshaun Watson at quarterback and a protection hungry to show the 28-3 rating of the earlier assembly was deceptive. But the Ravens are nonetheless the extra balanced staff, in a position to win in a number of methods on each side of the ball with the next offensive upside because of Lamar Jackson. The residence crowd gained’t take pleasure in one other blowout however will assist the Ravens by means of a slugfest.
C.J. Doon, editor
Ravens 27, Browns 13: Given the lengthy listing of accidents Cleveland is coping with, it’s laborious to ascertain an upset. The Lions and Seahawks got here to Baltimore with top-10 offenses in DVOA and stood no likelihood, so there’s little cause to assume Deshaun Watson and the Browns’ No. 28 ranked unit may have a lot success. Jim Schwartz and Myles Garrett may create loads of complications for Todd Monken and Lamar Jackson, however this Ravens offense has so many solutions. Expect Cleveland’s elite protection to place up a struggle earlier than wilting down the stretch.
Tim Schwartz, editor
Ravens 27, Browns 14: While this matchup options the NFL’s two greatest defenses, these offenses aren’t equal. Lamar Jackson and firm have effectively scored 37, 31 and 38 factors the previous three video games, and a bit of greater than a month in the past they scored 28 in Cleveland. Deshaun Watson ought to lead the Browns to a greater displaying than the 28-3 beatdown Baltimore handed them on Oct. 1, however it gained’t be sufficient to beat the Ravens on their residence discipline. Not towards a protection that has allowed 10 touchdowns in 9 video games.