Will Ed Reed play this weekend? Well, it depends on who you ask.
John McClain joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about the latest injury news around the Texans, the toe problems with Duane Brown and the hip with Ed Reed, the kicking situation, Derek Ward’s comments on Matt Schaub and his thoughts on the Texans/Ravens game.
There will be a lot going on in Baltimore this weekend. Playing or not, Ed Reed will return to face his former team. The Ravens will also be retiring Ray Lewis’s jersey.
After struggling to put away a Tennessee team that is not expected to do much this season, the Houston Texans (2-0) take their show on the road this coming Sunday, meeting the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens.
The Texans will visit Ed Reed’s former stomping grounds this weekend but an ailing hip stands between Reed and a rematch with his former team, the Ravens.
Neither David Wilson nor Ray Rice got off to the flying start they wanted last week. The Broncos absolutely flattened the defending Super Bowl champs by a score of 49-27, while the Cowboys edged passed the Giants 36-31 in the opening week of the season.
Boomer Esiason joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about the Ravens/Broncos game and the amazing performance by Peyton Manning, the Ravens will be fine after loss and they break down the big games in week one of the NFL, the new hitting rules are good for the game.
Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas is expected to start in Thursday’s season opener against the Baltimore Ravens despite revelations of his arrest last week.
Joe Flacco looms larger than life in Denver, and not just because he engineered the stunning upset of the Broncos in the playoffs that propelled the Baltimore Ravens to the Super Bowl title.
The Ravens will have to get used to not having Ray Lewis in the locker room. Though his leadership will never be fully replaced, the Ravens hope rookie Arthur Brown can pick up some of the slack left by Lewis’ departure.