There is a saying in
Look around the league and you will see a bunch of quarterbacks -- from strong-armed statues to mobile dual threats -- who have been knocked out of the lineup due to injuries. According to
Yet seven games into his sixth season,
Go ahead and knock on wood. I'll wait.
Last weekend, the
According to USA Today, there will have been 45 different quarterbacks who started a game in the NFL this season once this weekend is through. That long list includes journeymen such as
It makes you appreciate Flacco's durability. He is unafraid to step into a blitzer to complete a deep pass down the field and he will take a hit to pick up a first down on the ground if he has to. Flacco has been sacked or hit 347 times since his rookie season, according to Pro Football Focus, and he keeps on ticking despite that licking.