Nakia Hogan, of the Times-Picayune, has a scouting report on the Baltimore Ravens, who the New Orleans Saints face on Sunday, below.

Quarterback Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens looks to pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers at M&T Bank Stadium on December 5, 2010 in Baltimore, Maryland. Pittsburgh won 13-10.

Courtesy---Nakia Hogan/Times-Picayune

The Baltimore Ravens, while still one of the NFL's elite teams, have had their share of problems this season.

Their defense is aging. Their offense hasn't quite clicked. Even their guile and championship pedigree sometimes has been questioned.