NFL power rankings: League-wide look for each team as preseason starts

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 22: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons speaks to Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers after the NFC Championship Game at the Georgia Dome on January 22, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Falcons defeated the Packers 44-21. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 22: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons speaks to Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers after the NFC Championship Game at the Georgia Dome on January 22, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Falcons defeated the Packers 44-21. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) /
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PITTSBURGH, PA – DECEMBER 25: Steve Smith #89 of the Baltimore Ravens celebrates his 18 yard touchdown reception with Joe Flacco #5 in the third quarter during the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on December 25, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA – DECEMBER 25: Steve Smith #89 of the Baltimore Ravens celebrates his 18 yard touchdown reception with Joe Flacco #5 in the third quarter during the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on December 25, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images) /

team. 26. . . . Baltimore Ravens. 21

Like the Colts, the Baltimore Ravens also have some serious concerns with their quarterback, Joe Flacco.

His back issues could carry into the regular season — hey, I hear Colin Kaepernick is still available — but Flacco isn’t the only significant issue here.

It seems every week the Ravens lose a tight end to injury, which could force them to make a series of moves between now and the regular season. Maybe there’s a gem out there, but look for this to be a problem in 2017.

Fortunately, Flacco’s injury doesn’t seem long term. And having a brand-new weapon like wide receiver Jeremy Maclin should help matters quite a bit.

The defense is still good enough to compete within the AFC North.