Ravens 8th in preseason rankings

It’s not even August yet and NFL.com’s Pat Kirwan’s preseason rankings are already out.

In the rankings Kirwan broke the teams into five different tiers and explains his reasoning for each team. The Ravens are the second team in tier 2 and Kirwan says the cornerbacks are the main reason. He likes the moves on offense, but is worried about the defense.

His rankings are as follows:

Tier 1:
-Indianapolis Colts
-Minnesota Vikings
-Dallas Cowboys
-San Diego Chargers
-Green Bay Packers

Tier 2:
-New York Jets
-Baltimore Ravens:
-Cincinnati Bengals
-New York Giants
-New England Patriots
-San Francisco 49ers

Tier 3:
-Philadelphia Eagles:
-Arizona Cardinals
-Atlanta Falcons
-Pittsburgh Steelers
-Miami Dolphins
-Washington Redskins

Tier 4:
-Houston Texans
-Tennessee Titans
-Chicago Bears
-Carolina Panthers
-Seattle Seahawks
-Denver Broncos
-Jacksonville Jaguars

Tier 5:
-Kansas City Chiefs
-Oakland Raiders
-Cleveland Browns
-Tampa Bay Buccaneers
-Detroit Lions
-Buffalo Bills
-St. Louis Rams

How do you feel about the Ravens’ rank? Do you think it should be more towards the top in the first tier or do you think he got it right?