Joe Flacco RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ravens QB Joe Flacco has more completions for negative yards than 20+ yards this season

    Clutch Points "The Baltimore Ravens and starting quarterback Joe Flacco have struggled to find any level of consistency this season, currently sitting at a 4-5 record heading into their Week 11 matchup against the Green Bay Packers. The bulk of those issues have stemmed from the sub-par play from their..." November 15

  • Ravens QB Joe Flacco Clears Concussion Protocol, Will Return In Week 9

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ravens QB Joe Flacco told reporters on Wednesday that he’s officially cleared the NFL’s concussion protocol and will suit for the team’s Week 9 game. Flacco took a scary hit from Dolphins LB Kiko Alonso last week that left him concussed and forced him to leave the game. According to Flacco,..." November 01

  • Kiko Alonso will not be suspended for hit on Joe Flacco

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL has decided not to suspend Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso for his hit on Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco on Thursday night. Alonso delivered a hard hit to Flacco’s head as Flacco was sliding, knocking Flacco’s helmet off and knocking Flacco out of the game. NFL spokesman Joe Lockhart..." October 31

  • Kiko Alonso texted Joe Flacco to apologize for concussion-inducing hit

    ESPN "Miami Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso texted Joe Flacco the next day to apologize to the Baltimore Ravens quarterback for the hit that caused a concussion, according to former Baltimore tight end Dennis Pitta. "That's not the type of player (Kiko) is," Pitta told WBAL Radio in Baltimore on..." October 31

  • John Harbaugh: Joe Flacco has zero concussion symptoms

    Pro Football Talk "It didn’t take long for the Ravens to place quarterback Joe Flacco in the concussion protocol after he took a shot to the head from Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso while sliding to the ground in last Thursday’s 40-0 Ravens win, but it doesn’t sound like the team expects him to spend an extended..." October 30

  • Dolphins' Kiko Alonso: 'No way' to avoid dangerous, illegal hit to sliding Joe Flacco

    CBS Sports "The NFL goes to great lengths to protect quarterbacks because without them the game devolves into pretty much what we see from the Browns' offense every week. But football is also played by some of the fastest, strongest, most well-conditioned athletes on the planet, which means the game moves at..." October 27

  • Joe Flacco In Concussion Protocol

    Pro Football Rumors "Joe Flacco has entered concussion protocol, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reports (on Twitter). This comes less than 15 minutes after Kiko Alonso delivered a controversial hit to the Ravens quarterback’s head on a Flacco slide attempt. This comes as little surprise to those watching Thursday night’s..." October 26

  • Flacco on Ravens' limited offense: 'It just is what it is'

    NFL.com "Not a pretty sight. How else to describe the handiwork of Baltimore's offense in a decisive 24-16 loss to the Vikings that didn't look as close as the score? Once again, quarterback Joe Flacco found himself short-handed and running for his life, left with just Michael Campanaro and a..." October 23

  • Ravens' Joe Flacco puts offense's struggles on himself, says confidence from group is down

    Baltimore Sun "Confidence has never been a problem for Joe Flacco. He started from Week 1 as a rookie out of Delaware and there were some predictable growing pains, but the task never looked too big for him. He’s gone on the road to face the Pittsburgh Steelers and New England Patriots, and won when the..." October 05

  • Baltimore Ravens bench Joe Flacco for Ryan Mallett

    ALL 22 "The Baltimore Ravens have benched starting quarterback Joe Flacco in favor of Ryan Mallett in London. The Ravens are getting routed 44-0 by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fourth quarter on Sunday. Flacco had completed 8 of 18 passes for 28 yards and 2 interceptions, and the Ravens offense has..." September 24

  • Joe Flacco: I’m not 100 percent, but “no limitations come Sunday”

    Pro Football Talk "The Ravens didn’t give quarterback Joe Flacco much to do last Sunday. Flacco was out for almost a month due to a back injury before returning to practice a little more than a week before facing the Bengals and threw 17 passes during the 20-0 win. Flacco also took a big hit from Bengals..." September 13

  • Joe Flacco: Winning is fun, offense wasn’t on Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "If you’re looking for a happy way to start a season, it’s tough to come up with a better outcome that a shutout victory on the road against a divisional rival. That’s what the Ravens pulled off on Sunday by beating the Bengals 20-0 behind five turnovers and five sacks from their defense, but it..." September 11

  • Joe Flacco evaluated for concussion, stays in game

    Pro Football Talk "Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco didn’t play at all in the preseason because of a back injury and it looked like he might be out of the regular season opener before the end of the third quarter. Flacco took a big hit from Carlos Dunlap on a third down incompletion and was taken into the medical..." September 10

  • Flacco returns to Ravens practice

    NFL.com "Rest easy, Ravens fans: Your quarterback has returned. After missing all of camp and the preseason with a disc injury in his back, Joe Flacco finally suited up for practice on Saturday: Flacco resumed throwing this past week and remains on schedule to take the field when Baltimore opens its..." September 02

  • Ravens' Harbaugh promises Flacco will be ready for Week 1

    Bleacher Report "Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh said quarterback Joe Flacco will be ready for their Week 1 matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals. "He will be back for the Bengals (Week 1) game. I promise you that," Harbaugh said after Saturday's 13-9 win over the Buffalo Bills, per the team's official..." August 27

  • Marty Mornhinweg: We think we know when Joe Flacco will be back

    ESPN "Baltimore Ravens offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg didn't offer much clarity Wednesday when asked about quarterback Joe Flacco's return date to practice. "I think I know," Mornhinweg said. "At least, Joe thinks he knows when this will happen. So that way, I think I know. So, we think we..." August 23

  • Marty Mornhinweg said Ravens don’t yet have a plan for integrating Joe Flacco when he returns

    Baltimore Sun "The Ravens have now completed seven practices in training camp without starting quarterback Joe Flacco, who is still sidelined by a back issue. The hope is that at some point, Flacco will be ready to come back, but the team has yet to craft a plan for his return. Offensive coordinator Marty..." August 05

  • Flacco's back injury confirmed as minor by 2nd opinion

    Sportsnaut "The Baltimore Ravens finally received some good news in a summer that’s been filled with news of the opposite variety. According to CBS Sports NFL insider Jason La Canfora, a second opinion on Joe Flacco’s injured back confirmed that it’s a minor..." August 05

  • John Harbaugh: Joe Flacco will ‘definitely’ return in the preseason

    Sportsnaut "Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco might be returning to action sooner than expected, according to head coach John Harbaugh. Originally, it was thought that Flacco could miss 3-6 weeks due to a back injury. Since the news of Flacco’s injury broke, the team explored the idea of signing..." August 01

  • Joe Flacco: Colin Kaepernick welcome in Baltimore, but not as starter

    ESPN "They've competed against each other in a Super Bowl. They were in a nationally televised McDonald's commercial together. Now, could Joe Flacco and Colin Kaepernick become teammates? Flacco likes the idea of Kaepernick joining the Baltimore Ravens. "I would like to see Colin get back in [the..." July 29

  • Flacco insists back injury is minor, says Week 1 status not in doubt

    CBS Sports "Flacco's absence from practice is mostly due to stiffness in his back rather than a disc problem, CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports. Flacco's back injury was initially described as a disc issue, but it thankfully appears that his impediment is more so related to stiffness. The quarterback's..." July 28

  • Colin Kaepernick An Option For Ravens If Joe Flacco’s Back Injury Is Long-Term Issue?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Reports surfaced Wednesday evening that Ravens QB Joe Flacco is expected to miss some time with a lower back injury. One estimate said Flacco could miss 3-6 weeks, but others have said that this could end up being just a week-to-week issue and nothing major overall. Interestingly enough,..." July 27

  • Joe Flacco (back) preparing to miss 3-6 weeks

    NFL.com "Ravens camp will begin without the team's quarterback. Joe Flacco will miss the first week of Baltimore's camp and is preparing to miss three to six weeks with a disc issue in his back, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported, per sources informed of the..." July 27