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It doesn't get any better than Seahawks-49ers; SB champs will be tested early
The road back to the Super Bowl became tougher for the Baltimore Ravens after finding out they have to open 2013 on the road -- and it couldn't happen in a tougher place.
Because the Baltimore Orioles wouldn't move a Thursday night game to the afternoon on Sept. 5, the Ravens have to open the season in Denver instead of possibly hosting the New England Patriots. The NFL usually slates the Super Bowl champion at home on Wednesday or Thursday night to open the season.