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“Elite” TD for Joe Flacco to Jerome Ford

Opening drive TD for the veteran QB starting his first game for the Browns

Cleveland Browns v Los Angeles Rams Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images

For years and years, the discussion around the NFL was whether or not QB Joe Flacco is elite or not. For the Cleveland Browns, for at least one drive, Flacco is indeed elite. This play design faked all of the Los Angeles Rams defenders leaving RB Jerome Ford wide open.

Flacco lofts it and lets Ford figure out the adventurous way he brought it in for a touchdown:

The best pass from Flacco on that drive was to Amari Cooper on third and long.