Hurricane Ike is expected to touch down along the
"We are monitoring it," NFL spokesman Greg Aiello said in an e-mail Wednesday afternoon. "If any change needs to be made, we will make an announcement at the appropriate time."
Among the options mentioned in speculation include possibly moving the game to other
The Ravens may opt to travel early to the game to arrive in advance of the storm, then wait it out in a hotel and possibly play Sunday.
"Whatever those plans are, they’ll let us know when it’s time," Ravens coach John Harbaugh said. "Our job is to get ready for the Texans."
Despite the scary weather forecast, the Ravens (1-0) seemed intent on concentrating on implementing their game plan and preparing for the Texans (0-1), who are coming off a 38-17 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
"I thought it was going to
Texans coach Gary Kubiak said the city of
"It’s something that we go through a few times a year unfortunately," Kubiak said in a conference call with