|Will the Run D improve its level of play w/addition of DT Williams & loss of DE Guy?|
|4||Will the rebuilt O line protect Flacco better than last year?|
|3||Will Macklin help the passing game?|
|2||Will the pass D hold up with the additions of Jefferson, Carr & keeping Webb?|
|1||Will quarterback Joe Flacco be as productive as he was last year?|
|Can a banged up and aging D compete with PT & BA?|
|4||How much heat is HC Lewis feeling this year about making playoff & win 1 game?|
|3||Will the run D improve its level of play w/addition of ILB Minter?|
|2||Will O line recover from loss of LT Whitworth & RG Zeitler?|
|1||Can Andy Dalton (the reverse vampire) ever win a playoff game?|
|Will WR Gordon ever play again for the Browns?|
|4||Can the staff get WR Britt & the 2nd yr WRS corps to produce with the loss of Pryor?|
|3||Can the D ever figure out how to stop the run?|
|2||Can CB Joe Haden play up to his 2014 level or is he done?|
|1||When will QB DeShone Kizer be ready to start?|
|Does anyone but staff believe Landry Jones is capable of winning games?|
|4||Has the coaching staff realized that PT is now an O based team?|
|3||Can the D backfield hold up this year better than in 2016 w/addion of Sensabaugh?|
|2||Will Le’Veon Bell sign his franchise tag & play this year?|
|1||Can the O line protect Roethlisberger or will he be hurt again?|
That is what I think. Tell us what you think by commenting here or tweeting me @NNRonDSN.
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