Originally posted on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 9/1/13
The quarterback believed to be the most boring in all of the NFL happens to be Joe Flacco. He even looks boring. Which is why it is odd to hear that his new favorite player in college football is the most attention-seeking, rowdy, and controversial figure. The Super Bowl MVP is a big fan of Heisman Trophy winner, Johnny Manziel. Via FTW: “Being hated is not a bad thing…. I don’t know if I’ll be too popular after (saying) this: I (didn’t) know how I really felt about Johnny Manziel. But I feel like now that everybody hates him, he’s quickly becoming my favorite player in college football.” Flacco seems understand what it is like to have everyone be against him. After all, the Baltimore Ravens QB has heard nothing but negative attacks against him during his career. Even after winning the Super Bowl and the game’s MVP, he doesn’t get the credit he thinks is due to him. While the criticism is different between him and Manziel, nonetheless, it is the fans and the media against them. Will Flacco be adopting the antics of Manziel? Who was making signature gestures and doing his ‘show me the money’ celebration after [...]
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