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The FCC Received Multiple Complaints about Flacco’s Post-Super Bowl F-Bomb

With American culture placing such an importance on the Super Bowl, nearly ever pair of eyes and ears are fixated on their televisions the first Sunday of February, including the most sensitive ones.

Every year, the Federal Communications Commission receives dozens of complaints stemming from the Super Bowl, its commercials, and its halftime show. This year was no different than the others. There was passionate tongue wrestling and pole dancing in commercials and provocative attire from halftime performer Beyonce.
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Joe Flacco said He Would Tackle Ted Ginn if He Broke That Final Punt for a Touchdown

After Sam Koch effectively wasted eight seconds of play by scurrying around in the end zone, taking a safety, Joe Flacco and the Ravens anxiously awaited the ensuing punt as well as the remaining four ticks of the clock. It’s no secret that Flacco wanted 49ers returner Ted Ginn to be stopped short of the goal line and to win the game, but he was willing to go to extremes to make that happen. Flacco was heard saying this by NFL’s Sound FX:

Flacco to Dennis Pitta: “If he starts to break it, go tackle ’em.”
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Firing Cam Cameron: a Knee-Jerk, Face-Saving Reaction from Baltimore

In Baltimore, when it comes to football, losing two games in a row is both uncommon and inexcusable. Cleveland is envious. Baltimore’s two consecutive losses to the divisional rival Pittsburgh Steelers and regional foe Washington Redskins — the first consecutive losing games since October of 2009 — prompted a coaching change immediately on Monday morning. San Diego is now envious ones.

Cam CameronIt is tough to call it imminent. Baltimore’s strong stance in retaining Cam Cameron in the face of consistent criticism from fans for year further strengthened his job security.

But, now after two consecutive losses, Cameron finds himself without a job.

While most of Baltimore’s faithful are saying “about time” and asking what took so long?,” others are asking “why now?”
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Ravens’ Week One Dominance Earns SI Cover

Raven Strong for week one

The Ravens didn’t just beat the Steelers, didn’t just demolish them, didn’t just man-handle them, but utterly and thoroughly destroyed every aspect of their team, sending a league-wide message that Baltimore can dominate.

The league took notice, as did Sports Illustrated.

Already a week into the season, the Ravens are on the cover of SI with the caption “Raven Strong.”

Baltimore picked up 385 yards on Sunday, forcing the Steelers to turn the ball over 7 times. Quarterback Joe Flacco had three passing touchdowns and safety Ed Reed intercepted Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger twice in the 35-7 victory.