Originally written August 08, 2012 on thepigskinreport.com:
With Brandon Weeden and Matt Flynn being named the starting quarterbacks by the Browns and Seahawks the past couple of days before even a single preseason snap, one has to wonder what the future holds for the previous starters of those two franchises. For Tarvaris Jackson, it should come as no surprise. He played extremely poor in 2011 and the team signed Matt Flynn to a lucrative multi-year deal. That doesn’t usually spell success for your immediate future. So what, life as a backup quarterback in the NFL isn’t so bad, right? Well, if that was true, perhaps Jackson would agree. But the rumor is that he has in fact been demoted to the third unit behind rookie Russell Wilson. To be honest, Jackson has never really done anything above average as an NFL starting quarterback. He had some good run in Minnesota with a strong defense, but there was a reason the team traded for Sage Rosenfels before eventually going for it all with Brett Favre. Seattle knew they were going nowhere last yea...
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