Found January 01, 2012 on
The Penalty Flag:
Matt Flynn just made himself a ton of money with a standout performance including a Green Bay Packers’ record 6 touchdown and 480 yards passing. Flynn was drafted in the 7th round of the 2008 NFL Draft and is now a free agent moving into 2012. Unlikely to stay with the Packers as no one will be replacing Aaron Rodgers anytime soon here are five teams that should turn to Flynn to find success in 2012. 1. New York Jets Rex Ryan may have backed starting quarterback Mark Sanchez before losing to the Miami Dolphins, but now the season has come to an end and it’s likely the Jets could be searching for a new starting quarterback. What Sanchez lacks, Flynn has. In the two games he started he moved the Packers offense up and down the field against the New England Patriots and Detroit Lions. Sanchez has struggled moving the Jets anywhere. After the game and after losing three straight to finish 8-8 and fall short from Ryan’s Super Bowl pledge, news has surfaced the Jets will revamp the offensive coaching staff. The first thing a new coach will say? If you plan on getting to the Super Bowl [...]
BEST OF MAXIM
Packers coach Mike McCarthy started the week planning to play all three of his quarterbacks in Sunday's regular-season finale against the Lions. Now, it seems like a heavy helping of Matt Flynn is more likely. McCarthy did not name a starter Friday, but he indicated after practice that Flynn will play most if not all of the game in place of starter Aaron Rodgers.
Even when Tim Tebow loses, he wins. The Broncos snuck into the playoffs despite a a 7-3 loss to the Chiefs after the Raiders were eliminated following a 38-26 loss to the Chargers.
DENVER - Tim Tebow fell short in his latest comeback bid, yet his Denver Broncos are still going to the playoffs.
Tim Tebow fell short in his latest comeback bid, yet his Denver Broncos are still going to the playoffs.
Have you ever seen the Buffalo Wild Wings commercial where the sprinklers trip the players allowing the game tying touchdown so they can stay longer at the bar? Well, Buffalo Wild Wings may have been at it again as Randy Starks of the Miami Dolphins intercepted a Mark Sanchez pass and when running in for a touchdown tripped. Teammates of Starks are already taking jabs at him. Defensive...
Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo on the Giants game and end of the Cowboys season. More at NFL.com and DallasCowboys.com.
Owner Jerry Jones has repeatedly said the Cowboys are just getting started with Jason Garrett as their head coach.
For the core group of veteran players like Tony Romo, Jason Witten and DeMarcus Ware, losing yet another season finale with a playoff spot on the line is another chance lost. The Cowboys finished 8-8 in Garrett's first full season.
Jones says Dallas has to take...
The Jaguars wrangled the Colts with a 19-13 win. Jacksonville ends the year at 5-11 while indy is an even more dismal 2-14.
Quarterback Blaine Gabbert completed 11 of 19 passes for 92 yards, with one touchdown and no interceptions. Maurice Jones-Drew made a wicked statement in his bid to claim the NFL rushing title, as he broke loose for 169 yards on 25 totes. He ends...
The Cowboys fans I know the best are not optimistic about Sunday’s game against the Giants. I am not optimistic about the Sunday’s game against the Giants. I expected plenty of others to feel the same way.
Most commentators, including nearly everyone with NFL Network and ESPN, have picked the Giants.
As it turns out, though, both of the major Internet simulators have picked the...
Backup quarterback Matt Flynn threw a touchdown pass to Jermichael Finley with 1:10 left, giving the Green Bay Packers a 45-41 victory over the Detroit Lions in a wild regular-season finale in cold and windy conditions at Lambeau Field on Sunday.