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Number-crunchers put Joe Flacco's inaccuracy into context
Number-crunchers put Joe Flacco's inaccuracy into context

Most Ravens fans would probably tell you that they don't need to purchase the All-22 package on NFL's Game Rewind and dust off their old T-83 graphic calculator to determine that Joe Flacco was less accurate than usual in 2013. A simple eye test could tell you that. But a couple of statistics highlighted in this recent post by the guys at Pro Football Focus, who account for dropped passes when computing a quarterback's accuracy percentage, help put Flacco's season into context. In short, Flacco was one of the NFL's least accurate passers, even on his signature deep throws. Only Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker was more erratic when it came to throwing the...

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