Joe Flacco’s awkward commercial

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Joe Flacco’s awkward commercial
Joe Flacco’s awkward commercial

Joe Flacco may have a Super Bowl ring and be nearing elite status as an NFL quarterback, but he still has a ways to go before he can be the perfect pitchman with a shoe deal and a soft drink ad. His recent commercial for 1st Mariner Bank in Baltimore is proof that he's no Tom Brady, but it sure is fun to watch. And if Flacco is going for a more dry, tongue-in-cheek, sense of humor approach like, say, the Spurs' Matt Bonner in his ads for baby carrots, then his 1st Mariner Bank commercial is going to need some work.

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