What he is is a throwback to an earlier National Football League era, when players didn't need to tell you how good they were and over-the-top emotional outbursts on the field - whether they were exhibitions of elation or deflation - were considered uncool.
Patriots fans now know exactly how long they'll have to wait for the Patriots' postseason to begin.
Darren Sproles #43 of the San Diego Chargers scores the winning touchdown against the Indianapolis Colts during their AFC Wild Card Game on January 3, 2009 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California.
Instead, the changes that the Chargers make from Week 16 to this game are going to make the difference.
Will it be any different being the No. 2 quarterback in the playoffs for the first time in his career?
The Seahawks have held the Cowboys to just 12 points per game in consecutive wins in Texas.
When Flacco was healthy again later in the season, the Ravens stuck with Jackson and Baltimore have gone 6-1 since.
The Chargers have been outscored 43-14 in the first quarter the past six games.
Lamar Jackson is a phenomenal talent that will be a fixture in Baltimore for a decade.
"When you're younger you think this is it; you get a shot every year", Rivers said.
This is the time when Flacco typically plays his best. The NFL got exactly what it wanted in week 17 of the season.