Green Bay Packers Quarterback Prediction: Matt Flynn

July 5, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Third-year quarterback Matt Flynn is all-but guaranteed the second-string quarterback position for the Green Bay Packers. Unfortunately, it is not because of his qualifications, but the lack of competition.
This is the same reason he has held the position since his rookie season, when he won the job over immense second-round bust Brian Brohm. No one else besides starter Aaron Rodgers on the roster has even one NFL snap at the position, nor was even drafted as a rookie.
That does not mean he is not getting better. In his rookie season, he showed very little in the preseason. When Rodgers was hurt in a regular season game in Tampa Bay, Flynn looked so bad the team put Rodgers back in despite his separated shoulder.
Last season, he looked good in one preseason game and one of two games in which he got ample playing time in the regular season. Still, his career numbers are 9-of-17 (.529) for a paltry 64 yards (3.8/attempt) with no touchdowns and one pick. He has been sa...

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