Five things to watch in Ravens' preseason opener against Redskins

POSITION: Running back. Terrance West is the team’s clear back and Danny Woodheadwill be used on third downs and in other situations. With Kenneth Dixon done for the year, there is an opportunity for Buck Allen, Bobby Rainey and impressive undrafted rookie Taquan “Smoke” Mizzell to carve out a role

Report: Ravens' Flacco preparing to miss 3-6 weeks with back issue

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is preparing to miss three-to-six weeks with a disc issue in his back, sources told NFL Network's Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero.Word of the injury, first reported by Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun, surfaces on the eve of Ravens training camp and just one