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- Aug 1, 1997
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Big-armed QB Flacco creating buzz and more notes
Don Banks / Sports Illustrated
INDIANAPOLIS -- Joe Flacco Fever is raging here at the NFL Scouting Combine, and I just might have caught it.
Got my first exposure to the University of Delaware quarterback here Friday morning, and what's not to like? The kid's glib, self-deprecating and he's treating the pre-draft buzz that surrounds him with just the right combination of self-confidence and a jaundiced eye.
"I'm a little bit surprised [by it],'' Flacco said. "I keep saying if I wasn't myself, I don't know if I'd like myself too much right now. I'd probably be sick of myself. But I don't think I have too much to prove at this point. If you watch the film, you can see enough.'' Full Story – SIhttp://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2008/writers/don_banks/02/22/combine.2.22/index.html