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Lamar Jackson will be the youngest QB to start a playoff game, and that's not a bad thing

Lamar Jackson will be the youngest QB to start a playoff game, and that's not a bad thing

Lamar Jackson will be 21 years and 364 days old when he takes the field for the Ravens against the Los Angeles Chargers in their AFC wild-card-round game Sunday, the youngest-ever quarterback to start a playoff game in NFL history.

While fresh-faced quarterbacks have often struggled in postseason play, it hasn’t exactly been a case of the young and the feckless. Starting quarterbacks age 23 and under are 12-15 in playoff games in the NFL’s modern era,

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