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Baltimore Ravens quarterback Matt Schaub defying odds with his pick-sixes

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With a loss against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Matt Schaub threw yet another interception that was returned for a touchdown.

This marks his seventh pick-six in his last nine starts. His second as a Baltimore Ravens quarterback in only his second start. For Ravens fans, it's gotten to the point where you have to wonder if he is doing it on purpose as the odds are just so far beyond normal that he'd have to be. Take it from Neil Greenberg from the Washington Post.

The odds of a quarterback throwing pick-sixes in four straight games is 6,830-to-1. The odds of the same quarterback throwing pick-sixes in four straight games twice in his career is that squared, almost 4,000 times worse than being struck by lightning (12,000 to 1).

Matt Schaub is just 1 game away from reaching a rather depressing record. His career started sliding down when he threw pick-sixes in an NFL record four straight weeks as a quarterback of the Texans. He would lose his job after the fourth one. If he throws one against the Seattle Seahawks next Sunday, he would have hit that 12,000 to 1 betting line of throwing pick-sixes in four straight games twice.

The Ravens have little option behind Matt Schaub as Jimmy Clausen isn't exactly a Pro Bowl quarterback. The former second-round quarterback is 1-11 in his career as a starting quarterback. With a 53.2 completion percentage and a quarterback rating of only 60.1, Clausen is not the guy you want to be putting behind center either.

This makes it interesting moving forward for head coach John Harbaugh and the rest of the Ravens organization. Based on the odds presented, it seems like Schaub is absolutely done as a quarterback in this league and if you are still on a trying to win kick, he doesn't present a very good chance to do so.