In the eyes of
Trotter, who focuses on the NFL for SI.com and the magazine, wrote a column last week ranking quarterbacks based on their play in 2011 alone. Flacco was 22nd, something that has infuriated local sports talk radio fans.
"Baltimore is tied for the best record in the
Check out some of the quarterbacks who are ranked ahead of Flacco on Trotter's list:
Sure, this hasn't been Flacco's best season statistically, and it's also true that we should hold Flacco to a lofty standard given everything he has accomplished in his four years in the NFL. But really, putting Moore, Palmer and Ponder ahead of Flacco? Those three guys are a combined 8-14 as starters in 2011 with 29 interceptions.
And don't get me started on Smith and Sanchez.