EARLY BIRD: Sunday’s wakeup call with the Ravens.
Today’s schedule: Flight to Detroit for Monday Night Football against the Lions.
EARLY BIRD: Waking up with the Ravens, starting a long weekend before their Monday night game in Detroit.
Ravens coach John Harbaugh was smiling Thursday, but he was not thrilled.
The growth of Jimmy Smith into an excellent cornerback has been an important positive during the Ravens’ season.