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Joe Flacco

Joe Flacco - #5 - QB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 6"/ 245 lbs.
Birthday 01/16/1985
Birthplace Audubon, NJ
College Delaware
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 1st round, 18th pick by Ravens

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Rating Yds TD
87.7 3817 22

Ravens' pass protection faltering, especially vs. blitz

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 12:55 a.m. ET
The Ravens' pass protection has been a weakness recently, with QB Joe Flacco sacked 16 times in his last four starts — the same number of times he has been brought down for a loss in the first nine games of ...

Polamalu's big play leads Steelers into first place

Posted Dec. 05, 2010 @ 11:47 p.m. ET
Ben Roethlisberger threw a 9-yard touchdown pass to Isaac Redman with 2:51 left after Troy Polamalu forced a fumble with a sack of Joe Flacco, and the Steelers beat the Ravens 13-10 on Sunday night to gain sole possession ...

Ravens remain perfect at home, beat Bucs 17-10

Posted Nov. 28, 2010 @ 7:54 p.m. ET
Joe Flacco threw two touchdown passes, and the Ravens beat Tampa Bay 17-10 Sunday for their franchise record-tying eighth straight home win.

Adams a 'stabilizing presence' for Steelers

Posted Nov. 27, 2010 @ 9:44 p.m. ET
Pittsburgh head coach Mike Tomlin says that OT Flozell Adams has played better than expected and "is only concerned about winning," according to AFC North Whispers.

Ravens 'D' scores twice in 37-13 win

Posted Nov. 21, 2010 @ 4:48 p.m. ET
Baltimore's defense returned consecutive interceptions of Brian St. Pierre for touchdowns in the fourth quarter, Joe Flacco threw for 301 yards and a TD and the Ravens beat the Panthers 37-13 on Sunday.

Ravens leave door open after comeback

Posted Nov. 12, 2010 @ 3:01 a.m. ET
The Ravens' second-half rally highlights their potential, writes PFW's Mike Wilkening, but they are not a completed product just yet. 

Boldin helps Flacco live up to hype

Posted Sept. 27, 2010 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
One of the most hyped quarterbacks this offseason, Joe Flacco was looking like a fantasy bust through two weeks. Then, Anquan Boldin helped him save face Sunday.

Ravens' passing game has potential for later improvement

Posted Sept. 24, 2010 @ 9:52 a.m. ET
The Ravens have scored 20 points through two games, sounding a new round of alarms about another Baltimore power outage on offense, but this may be a passing attack more likely to peak later than earlier, the way we hear ...

Insider: Steelers making uncharacteristic moves

Posted Jan. 23, 2010 @ 1:51 p.m. ET
After missing the playoffs a year following their Super Bowl triumph, the Steelers have fired some assistant coaches, moves that are unusual for the generally loyal franchise, says one NFL insider in "Audibles."

Injuries mounted for Flacco as season went on

Posted Jan. 21, 2010 @ 10:47 a.m. ET
It is clear that Ravens QB Joe Flacco battled various injuries as the 2009 season progressed.

Ravens' passing game needs improvement

Posted Jan. 17, 2010 @ 3:48 p.m. ET
The limitations of the Ravens' passing game were apparent in the divisional-round loss to Indianapolis on Jan. 16.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 04, 2013
Flacco signed a new contract Monday worth $120.6 million over six years, making him the highest paid player in NFL history. threw 11 touchdown passes and no interceptions during the recent postseason||||||| The Super Bowl MVP will receive a $29 million signing bonus and $52 million in guaranteed money. He will be paid $51 million over the first two years of the deal. "It's not really about the money, it's about that respect," Flacco said minutes after signing. The 28-year-old Flacco is the first starting quarterback in NFL history to make the playoffs in each of his first five seasons. He has clearly proven his status as an elite QB.
Posted March 01, 2013
A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that Flacco has agreed on a new contract with the Baltimore Ravens.||||||| Flacco played out his rookie contract last season for $6.76 million and led Baltimore to the NFL championship. He cashed in Friday with the new deal, although terms were not immediately available. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the agreement has not officially been announced. The 28-year-old Flacco is the only quarterback to win a postseason game in each of his first five pro seasons.
Posted Feb. 19, 2013
The Baltimore Ravens and Flacco's agent plan to meet this weekend in their first attempt to reach a new contract for the Super Bowl MVP.||||||| After the team and Flacco couldn't agree on an extension or a new deal last summer, Flacco played out the final year of his rookie contract - and struck it big. Flacco had 11 touchdown passes and no interceptions in the postseason. Flacco made less than $7 million in 2012, and even if the Ravens franchise him, he would at least double that salary for next season.
Posted Feb. 04, 2013
Flacco was named the MVP of Super Bowl XLVII, leading the Ravens to a 34-31 win over San Francisco.||||||| Flacco was outstanding, compiling a 124.2 passer rating while completing 22 of 33 passes for 287 yards with three touchdowns. It may have also been his last appearance for the Ravens since he's scheduled to be a free agent in the offseason. He may be headed for one of the richest contracts in NFL history.
Posted Jan. 21, 2013
Flacco was 21 of 36 for 240 yards with three second-half TDs and no INTs in Sunday's AFC championship game win at New England.||||||| No NFL quarterback _ not Tom Brady, not Peyton Manning _ has more than Flacco's 62 victories, including the postseason, since the start of the 2008 season. No NFL quarterback has more than his six postseason wins on the road. And no other quarterback has a postseason victory in each of his first five seasons during the Super Bowl era.

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