Joe Flacco was called out by his own dad for being a boring person, but this story gets him some street credit for sure.
He had a diabolic plan to save the Ravens’ bacon just in case San
Francisco’s Ted Ginn broke free on the last play of Sunday’s game. Well,
a diabolical and stupid plan.
"If he starts to break it, go tackle him," Flacco told [tight end Dennis] Pitta, as caught by NFL Films microphones.
"Really?" Pitta replied.
Yeah, really. Flacco appeared to be stone serious.
"I don't know," Flacco said. "I mean, what else … what could they … I
don't know. They might be able to give him a touchdown on that, but I
Flacco then went to his offensive linemen and told them the same thing.
"Hey, if he breaks it, if he busts it for some reason, tackle him, go
tackle him," Flacco said. "I don't know what the rule is on that, but…" USA
He wanted to tackle him in the middle of the play??? Sounds like a movie to me. Anyone seen the replacements recently...