Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 8/24/12
With the trade rumors swirling around about Jackson and where he might land, it's time to explain why each of these five teams should give strong consideration to trading for him.1. Packers: If it’s true, the Seahawks aren’t seeking higher than a 5th round pick, meaning the Packers should make this deal.The Packers need a legitimate backup quarterback and Jackson could also allow the Packers to run a wildcat offense if they choose to.If Jackson has a few years to sit behind Rodgers, he could transform like Michael Vick did the Eagles. I mean, after all, Jackson did play fairly well despite his surroundings, throwing for over 3,000 yards.The Packers are coming off of a 15-1 season and Jackson would add depth and a weapon to an offense that’s already loaded.2. Panthers: Whenever you have a quarterback who rushes for over 700 yards a season, you need to have insurance.Cam Newton would be the unquestioned starter, but why not add depth at quarterback?Right now, with the current Panthers...
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