Ben Roethlisberger's second season - Wins Super Bowl after going through the AFC playoffs as a 6th seed, including a road victory over the top-seeded Colts. Despite poor performance in Super Bowl, posts three QB ratings over 95 in wins in AFC playoffs.
Joe Flacco's second season: Team gets sixth seed. Posts astounding QB rating of 10.0 in 1st round playoff win. Sucks up the joint in second round loss to hated Colts. Can't do anything but throw dump passes to Ray Rice. Flacco throws two interceptions. Ravens score three points.