The NFL released the schedules for the 2013- 2014 season. The Ravens will open up the season on the road against the Denver Broncos who they defeated in the divisional round of the playoffs last season. They have four primtime games this year two on the road and two at home. They also play at home on Thanksgiving against divison rival the Pittsburgh Steelers. This is the second time in the last three seasons playing the night game at home on Thanksgiving. In week three they will host the Houston Texans and it is also the return of former Ravens Ed Reed who spent his his first eleven years in Baltimore. Week 15 they will play on the road on Monday Night Football against the Detroit Lions. In week 16 the Ravens will be at home playing the New England Patriots on Sunday Night Football. It will be the 5th straight season playing the Patriots and the rematch of the AFC championship game.