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Old 02-04-2013, 01:12 PM   #11
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Default Re: Big Ben vs Joe Flacco

Ravens o-line should get some credit also Joe barely got hit yesterday.

still gotta give Joe a lot credit for what he did the whole playoffs. he kinda reminds me of a Eli Manning 2.0
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Old 02-04-2013, 01:18 PM   #12
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Flacco and Ben are both really good QB's but Flacco did better this year. You can'tcompare the two because they have ccompletely differentoffenses around them
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I really can't stand the elite label.
Me neither. It's a completely overused adjective that's been beaten to death to the point of irrelevance by a bunch of fantasy football nerds.
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I can't STAND Flacco, but I have to admit-- he was one of the main reasons why they went. I still don't think he is "elite" though.
agreed. but Ben is not elite either. I would think ranked from 8-12 for both with Ben ahead for now
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Old 02-04-2013, 01:29 PM   #15
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agreed. but Ben is not elite either. I would think ranked from 8-12 for both with Ben ahead for now
8-12? lol please tell me your top 8
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Old 02-04-2013, 01:40 PM   #16
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Default Re: Big Ben vs Joe Flacco

Ill tell you mine

1. Tom Brady
2. Aaron Rogers
3. Peyton Manning
4. Drew Breese
5. Eli Manning
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heres where it gets tough
6. Kaepernick
7. Ben
8. Ryan
9. Flacco

Luck RG3 and Wilson could all make arguments, but too early to call any of them consistent.
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Ill tell you mine

1. Tom Brady
2. Aaron Rogers
3. Peyton Manning
4. Drew Breese
5. Eli Manning
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heres where it gets tough
6. Kaepernick
7. Ben
8. Ryan
9. Flacco

Luck RG3 and Wilson could all make arguments, but too early to call any of them consistent.
im glad that im the only one on this forum that does not take you serious...lol
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Ill tell you mine

1. Tom Brady
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3. Peyton Manning
4. Drew Breese
5. Eli Manning
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6. Kaepernick
7. Ben
8. Ryan
9. Flacco

Luck RG3 and Wilson could all make arguments, but too early to call any of them consistent.
Luck, RG3 and Wilson have all played more games than Kaepernick so I think thats a little premature to have him ranked as the 6th best QB in the league.

Now regarding Ben vs. Flacco, There is no doubt that what Flacco did this post-season was impressive. He also can say he's never missed the playoffs but at the same time he's never been a pro-bowler. That really doesnt mean anything though since most of the pro bowl selections are a joke. I would say if you look at their careers as of now Ben still has the edge but Flacco has been trending upwards the last 2 years and its hard to tell what the future will be like. I still think a healthy and focused Ben is one of the best Qbs in the league.
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6. Kaepernick
7. Ben
Credibility = lost. Some people overreact like this after a bad season, though, and I understand that. Let me ask you, what has Kaepernick accomplished that Roethlisberger hasn't? Oh, he hasn't accomplished anything that Ben has? That's funny.
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Luck, RG3 and Wilson have all played more games than Kaepernick so I think thats a little premature to have him ranked as the 6th best QB in the league.

Now regarding Ben vs. Flacco, There is no doubt that what Flacco did this post-season was impressive. He also can say he's never missed the playoffs but at the same time he's never been a pro-bowler. That really doesnt mean anything though since most of the pro bowl selections are a joke. I would say if you look at their careers as of now Ben still has the edge but Flacco has been trending upwards the last 2 years and its hard to tell what the future will be like. I still think a healthy and focused Ben is one of the best Qbs in the league.
When Ben comes to camp and it looks like his "focus" in the off-season was a bag of Doritos... we will know we are in for another crappy year.
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