Originally Posted by ObsiWan
The Pats/Colts game scares me because the Pats defense kinda sucks and the Colts have enough offense to exploit sucky defenses. Question is, will the ol' gunslinger Brady outduel the young gun Luck. I know this is already an afternoon game but if I were NBC I'd petition to have this game moved to prime time.
I think they have to announce a flex game 10 or 12 days ahead of time. I'm guessing that at that time (and maybe even now without Big Ben), NBC was looking at ratings and thinking Steelers/Ravens was going to outdraw anything else they could put there.