Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 8/11/12

OAKLAND, CA - JANUARY 3: Joe Flacco #5 of the Baltimore Ravens celebrates after a touchdown in the first quarter against the Oakland Raiders during an NFL game at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on January 3, 2010 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
In Baltimore, as Joe Flacco’s pass sailed through the air and into the hands of Lee Evans in last year’s AFC Championship game, you could almost hear an entire city exhale with relief that Flacco had finally proven his critics wrong.  For a brief moment in time, the Baltimore Ravens quarterback had arrived. And then [...]
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