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Cecil Shorts

NFL quarterbacks rule the drama in Week 11

NFL quarterbacks rule the drama in Week 11

So much backing up in the NFL on Sunday, the whole league should have been beeping.

The backup quarterbacks for Denver, Indianapolis and Houston led their teams to victories, and Tony Romo, who has watched Dallas backup quarterbacks languish for seven weeks, returned to lead the Cowboys to their first win since September.

As for the Baltimore Ravens, they have to go to the bullpen for the first time in years as quarterback Joe Flacco suffered a season-ending knee injury at the end of a 16-13 win over St. Louis.

"He tore his ACL and maybe his MCL as well," said Ravens Coach John Harbaugh of Flacco, who sustained damage to the anterior cruciate and medial...