Baltimore Sun photo by Gene Sweeney Jr.
August 23, 2012
Low-key quarterback Joe Flacco's eyes light up whenever the topic of the high-energy attack is broached. Flacco has been granted greater freedom to audible and go deep. Implementing a free-wheeling offense should play to his strengths: getting the football out of his hands and spreading it around, creating rhythm and keeping the defense off guard. Flacco has earned increased trust from offensive coordinator Cam Cameron, the biggest reason why the offense is being transformed. And Flacco has a few dangerous threats downfield, including speedy wide receiver Torrey Smith.