Found April 27, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:

According to Bill Huber of the Packer Report, the Green Bay Packers and the Cleveland Browns have been discussing a trade that would send quarterback Colt McCoy to the Packers.

McCoy makes sense for the Packers because they need a back up after Matt Flynn left in free agency.  It would also be a great fit for him because he would have the opportunity to learn behind Aaron Rodgers.  And Mike McCarthy has proven he knows how to develop quarterbacks.


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