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Youngsters Lamar Jackson, Marlon Humphrey moving Ravens forward in playoff push

Youngsters Lamar Jackson, Marlon Humphrey moving Ravens forward in playoff push

On Wednesday, Lamar Jackson was asked a question that was delivered simply but freighted with meaning: Were the Ravens now his team?

Coach John Harbaugh had, minutes earlier, named Joe Flacco the team’s backup quarterback. A starter in Baltimore for 10-plus years, a Super Bowl Most Valuable Player, a $100-plus million man, Flacco had ceded control of the offense to Jackson, a rookie. The face of the franchise would be on the sideline that weekend.

The news conference exchange was shared to Twitter. Cornerback Marlon Humphrey saw it. He laughed at the notion of the question. He did...

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