The Hype: Flacco portraying Unitas is ‘embarrassing’

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The upcoming movie “Unitas We Stand” chronicles the life and death of former NFL QB Johnny Unitas, and who better to play the part of Johnny U than … Joe Flacco? While Michelle Beadle and Dave Briggs don’t understand why anyone would have a problem seeing Flacco portray Unitas, the Hall of Famer’s grandson is not happy, saying it’s an embarrassing choice.

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