It wasn’t easy to get the Ravens’ Mt. Rushmore to 12 finalists. It was much easier to get it to four.
As unveiled last night on Pro Football Talk on NBCSN, they are Ray Lewis (duh), Jonathan Ogden (duh), Ozzie Newsome (duh), and Joe Flacco (not as duh).
PFT Planet took Ed Reed over Flacco, which isn’t an unreasonable choice. Still, Flacco’s arrival in 2008 sparked a run of five straight playoff appearances with at least one postseason win per year. And they won the Super Bowl in 2012 with Flacco named MVP after he made the ultimate contract-year, all-in gamble.
For the full discussion from last night’s show, click the thing down there.