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Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco had an impressive performance in Saturday's AFC Divisional Playoff game vs. the New England Patriots, but a late interception iced the game for the Patriots.

By SI Wire
January 10, 2015

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco had an impressive performance in Saturday's AFC Divisional Playoff game vs. the New England Patriots, but a late interception iced the game for the Patriots.

With the Patriots leading 35-31 after Tom Brady's record-setting third touchdown of the game, the Ravens took over from their 11-yard line with five minutes remaining. Ten plays later, the Ravens faced a second-and-5 from the Patriots' 36, and Flacco looked deep into the end zone for wide receiver Torrey Smith. The throw was slightly overthrown, however, and safety Duron Harmon came down with the interception.

Flacco finished 28-of-45 for 292 yards, four touchdowns and two interceptions. The Patriots did not have a lead in the game until Brady's final touchdown pass.

The Patriots will play the winner of Sunday's Colts-Broncos game in the AFC Championship Game on Jan. 18.

- Mike Fiammetta

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