Originally posted on Packers Talk Radio Network  |  Last updated 9/3/13
It’s amazing that a simple thing as a backup NFL quarterback can generate so much angst and venom that fans actually disgrace a coaching philosophy. I agree that the No. 2 quarterback job probably should be established a little before the season begins for real on Sunday. But that’s not the root of the problem.  And neither is coach Mike McCarthy’s quarterback school, quarterback coach Ben McAdoo’s inability to coach up the position or general manager Ted Thompson’s sudden bout of failure when it comes to mining quarterbacking talent. All of those things seem like rational reasons as to why the Packers have signed and cut Vince Young in less than a month, cut B.J. Coleman and now signed Seneca Wallace and Scott Tolzien as the backup and to play on the practice squad. But the root of the problem is something else. The reason the Packers are in this position at all is because the offensive line has been dreadful the last four years. In that time, Aaron Rodgers, the face of the franchi...
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