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When the Baltimore Ravens beat down the Cincinnati Bengals during the first week of the 2012-13 NFL season, quarterback Joe Flacco stated that ” I just got a lot more expensive,” referring to his then pending contract status.
Flacco proceeded to help take the Ravens on a emotional ride that was capped with a Super Bowl victory.
His playoff numbers were incredible as he and the Ravens ran through names such as Andrew Luck, Peyton Manning and Tom Brady.
In doing so, Flacco threw 11 post-season touchdowns over four games and left Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome no choice but to dig deep into the budget.
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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, talks between the Baltimore Ravens and Joe Flacco’s agent Joe Linta are ongoing. He says a deal can get done very soon or could take some time.
The Ravens will have until Monday (March 4th) to get a deal done with Flacco before they’ll be forced to place the franchise tag on him. If they use the exclusive tag, it will cost them $19.6 million...
Joe Flacco's new deal with the Baltimore Ravens is worth $120.6 million over six years, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.Fantasy Spin:The contract makes Flacco the highest-paid player in NFL history. Flacco may have proven himself as a clutch player in winning the Super Bowl but he hasn't put up the regular season stats to warrant taking him as a top 10 fantasy quarterback.
The Ravens have agreed to a new contract with quarterback Joe Flacco, FOXSports.com has learned.
The details of the deal aren't yet known, but Flacco will reportedly sign on Monday. He was set to become an unrestricted free agent on March 12.
Flacco led the Ravens to a victory over the 49ers in Super Bowl XLVII and was named the game's MVP. Drafted in the first round back...
Fresh off winning the Super Bowl, the Baltimore Ravens wanted to make sure they locked up their starting quarterback. Joe Flacco and the Ravens agreed to a six year deal worth approximately $120.6 million. Flacco's annual salary will be $20.1, making him the highest paid player in the league.
I hate when teams overpay based off of a short period of uncharacteristically strong play. I always like to consider where a guy was a year ago when grading moves. Well with Joe Flacco, you don’t even have to consider where he was a year ago. All you have to do is consider where he was 4 games ago. Going into January, he might not have gotten 60 million total on a contract (somewhere...
Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens agreed on a new contract that the Super Bowl-winning quarterback will sign on Monday, FOX Sports’ Jay Glazer reports.
Flacco’s contract situation has been a big topic of conversation around the NFL the past few years. The two sides were unable to reach agreement on a new deal the past two offseasons, leading Flacco to play last season as a...
Life is good if you are Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco. You have just won the Super Bowl along with the game’s MVP trophy and now you have some extra pocket cash as a result of a very lucrative long-term deal. A source has told ESPN’s Adam Schefter and FoxSports Jay Glazer that the Baltimore Ravens have agreed to a new deal for quarterback Joe Flacco. The deal is a reported...
A look at some of the top story lines in the AFC North as the NFL free agency period looms on the horizon:Baltimore - The Ravens made quarterback Joe Flacco the highest-paid quarterback in NFL history, signing him to a six-year, $120 million contract. The move was seen by many as not only the right thing to do, but also necessary.The problem for the Ravens is that they still have...
The Buffalo Bills have decided to place the franchise tag on FA safety Jairus Byrd. This should keep the safety in Buffalo for at least one more year.
Bills are placing franchise tag on S Jairus Byrd.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 1, 2013
Hopefully, the Bills are using the tag to buy more time to work an a longer term extension. Byrd’s probably not thrilled about being...