Originally posted on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 12/31/11
Move over Tim Tebow, there is a new Quarterback who is about to take the spotlight. Now nobody may know about him, he’s been a bench warmer for his entire rookie contract and has only played when Aaron Rodgers has been hurt. He only has attempted 88 passes in his entire career but may very well be playing himself into a whole bunch of money and a starting gig for next season. That very quarterback I’m talking about is Green Bay Packers’ QB Matt Flynn who is not only on the last year of his contract but also is going to see a lot of playing time on Sunday against the Detroit Lions. When Flynn has played due to injury to Rodgers, he hasn’t looked bad at all. In fact he almost led the Packers to a comeback victory against the New England Patriots if it wasn’t for the poor clock management that prevented a comeback from happening. He did throw for three touchdowns in that game against New England but from all indication it seems Flynn is going to be starting on Sunday while the Packers rest some players, including Aaron Rodgers. Heading into the off-season, it would be [...]
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