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While the Super Bowl is the singular focus for the San Francisco 49ers and the Baltimore Ravens, there is a future after the game. And for Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, his future with the team is up in the air as he is scheduled to become a free agent in the off-season.
While Flacco and the Ravens have both made it clear they want to work this out, Flacco will almost certainly be looking to cash in. Leading his team to a Super Bowl after road victories against Peyton Manning and Tom Brady? Flacco certainly believes he is elite. And wants to be compensated as such.
Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome made it clear recently that he wants Flacco in Baltimore long-term.
Per Bob Glauber of Newsday: “Hopefully, as long as I’m the general manager in Baltimore, he’s the quarterback in Baltimore,” Newsome said.
It’ll be interesting to see how negotiations develop after the Super Bowl. The Ravens have made it clear the outcome will not change their offer, but I’m sure Flacco will want more money for delivering a title.
If they can’t come to terms, the Ravens still possess the option of the franchise tag. So more than likely Flacco will be back in Baltimore regardless.
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On Super Bowl Sunday, Colin Kaepernick and Joe Flacco will become the 55th and 56th quarterbacks to start at the ultimate position in sports on the ultimate stage in all of American sports. History will tell on Sunday, and in years to come, the place Kaepernick and Flacco will have in history. Super Bowl 47 may prove to be the lone shot at glory or the springboard to a legendary...
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First, I want to talk about Joe Flacco.
Total TD Passes – Joe Flacco (BAL)
1 Touchdown (+175)
2 Touchdowns (+250)
3 Touchdowns (+450...
Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco is preparing for
this weekend’s Super Bowl, no doubt the most important game of his career.
However, Flacco is also preparing for another first, potentially hitting the
free agent market. While Flacco is in the final year of his contract with the
Ravens, team owner Steve Bisciotti is confident the quarterback will remain in
Baltimore general manager Ozzie Newsome guaranteed that quarterback Joe Flacco will be with the Ravens next season. SOURCE: CBS SportsFantasy Spin:The implication was that Flacco would be given the franchise tag while the team worked out a long-term deal. Flacco has been excellent this postseason, recording a 114.7 QB rating in three games.
The Super Bowl finally commences on Sunday, and if the Ravens win players like Joe Flacco and Ray Lewis will be in exceptional territory.
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