Found March 08, 2012 on
60 Max Power O:
Lighting in a bottle, that’s what NFL teams do during free agency. What a player does in one system doesn’t instantly make them great in another. The hottest quarterback prospect this year outside of Peyton Manning is Matt Flynn from the Green Bay Packers, and teams are betting that he’s more magic than myth.
Matt Flynn is this year’s version of Kevin Kolb, a quarterback with limited time on the field, but made the most of it. At 6’2, 220 lbs and with a career total of 82 completions, a 62.1 completion percentage, 1,015 yards, 9 touchdowns and 5 interceptions, Flynn’s resume suggests he could transition into a starter.
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Miss America finally got her chance to meet one of the NFL's most talented quarterbacks.
When former Miss Wisconsin Laura Kaeppeler was introduced during the nationally-televised Miss America pageant in January, she gave a shout out to the Green Bay Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers. After she won the crown and attended the Super Bowl in Indianapolis, fans and reporters...
STRANGE GAME OF TAG
Among the more notable players not yet franchised by their respective teams is Green Bay Packers backup quarterback Matt Flynn.
The Green Bay Packers led the NFL in passing yards allowed last season. Therefore, they’re going to focus on DBs and and pass-rushers first and foremost in the 2012 NFL draft right? Not so fast my friend. What about a tight end if Jermichael Finley leaves? What about the running back situation?
Then we must consider the fact that Ted Thompson is as much a “value GM” as there...
Miss America Laura Kaeppeler showed off her considerable talents by signing the national anthem prior to Milwakee Bucks' home game on Monday Night.
The former Miss Wisconsin then retreated to her guest suite at the Bradley Center before receiving an unexpected knock at the door.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers greeted her and shared a few moments during the intermission...
The Green Bay Packers are interested in bringing free agent running back Ryan Grant but not till they let him test the market. His agent, Alan Herman, thinks that a market will setup back for the back but he’s not sure what that will bring for his client.
“He will hit free agency,” Herman said Tuesday. “But they gave us an indication they would like to have him back. I have...
Brett Favre. Perhaps his greatest strength was his greatest weakness. In a survival of the fittest like tactic from the days of the Wild West, for 20 years Favre brought his gunslinger mentality to various cities throughout the NFL. Sometimes it worked and sometimes it didn’t, but the fact of the matter remains that when Favre
Past drafts are littered with players like former Green Bay Packer defensive tackle Justin Harrell. A slightly undersized and injury prone defensive lineman, the Packers drafted him in the first round in the 2007 draft. Harrell unquestionably had a good deal of talent, but he only played in two games his senior year, raising some serious red flags. In his four years in the NFL Harrell...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It would have been a risky move. It would have bent the rules. As the NFL franchise tag deadline expired Monday, it turned out that Packers general manager Ted Thompson was simply not willing to conduct business that way.Instead, Thompson let quarterback Matt Flynn become an unrestricted free agent. Now, the best Green Bay can receive when Flynn signs elsewhere...