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Todd Bowles on QB Matt Flynn: ‘He was the only one available’

New York Jets head coach Todd Bowles acknowledged a sad truth about the declining pool of quarterback talent available in the NFL these days. Whether intentional or not, Bowles slammed free agents like Michael Vick, Rex Grossman and Tyler Thigpen when he commented about his team’s reason for picking up free agent quarterback Matt Flynn on Wednesday. After saying Flynn “had...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

QB Matt Flynn Adds Spice to New York Jets Depth Chart

The New York Jets needed a reliable backup quarterback, and now they have one with Matt Flynn. After losing Geno Smith for the first quarter of the season, at least four games, and promoting Ryan Fitzpatrick to starter, the Jets were left with no one as their number two. Enter Matt Flynn, formally of the Green Bay Packers, Seattle Seahawks, Oakland Raiders, and then Packers again...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jets to sign Matt Flynn

It appears Matt Flynn will play in the AFC East this season after all. The New York Jets are set to sign the quarterback to a one-year deal just over a week after he was released by the New England Patriots, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Jets are going to sign former Packers', Raiders', Seahawks', Patriots' QB Matt Flynn to a one-year contract, source tells ESPN. —...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Jets sign Matt Flynn to a one year deal

New York Jets‘ fans who watched the opening game know that Bryce Petty is not ready to be the backup quarterback while Geno Smith is out. The team apparently agreed. Take a look at the tweet from Adam Schefter: Jets are going to sign former Packers’, Raiders’, Seahawks’, Patriots’ QB Matt Flynn to a one-year contract, source tells ESPN. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: New York Jets working out QB Matt Flynn

In the aftermath of Geno Smith’s punch heard ’round the world, the New York Jets are scrambling to find another quarterback capable of holding down the fort. According to Seth Walder of the New York Daily News, Matt Flynn is being strongly considered for the position. “The Jets have discussed bringing in free-agent quarterback Matt Flynn for a visit, according to a source...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers backup QB Tolzien should resemble Rodgers in 2015

The Green Bay Packers are set to get their 2015 season underway, and there is a lot of excitement surrounding them this year. Quite a few analysts have picked them as the favorite to win Super Bowl 50, while others think that they’ll get back to the NFC Championship game without question. Aaron Rodgers being under center helps both of those cases, and he appears to have a very...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots sign Ryan Lindley after cutting Matt Flynn

According to a report by NFL Media’s Rand Getlin, the New England Patriots have signed former Arizona Cardinals starter Ryan Lindley to a one-year deal. This falls on the heels of New England cutting its former backup quarterback Matt Flynn who has been dealing with a hamstring injury. Flynn was on the Patriots NFI list and did not practice with the team in training camp. Lindley...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots Cut Matt Flynn, Expected To Sign Another Quarterback

The New England Patriots are making some changes at the quarterback position. The Patriots have cut quarterback Matt Flynn, a source told ESPN’s Dianna Marie Russini on Monday morning. According to Russini, Flynn entered training camp dealing with a pulled hamstring that never fully healed, leaving him “frustrated and disappointed.” New England is expected to sign another...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Flynn Focused On Learning Patriots Playbook, Not Upcoming Role

FOXBORO, Mass. — Matt Flynn isn’t ready to start talking about his potential role with the New England Patriots. The backup quarterback seemed slightly overwhelmed as he met with the New England media for the first time. Flynn signed Friday and was participating in practice for the first time as the Patriots began minicamp Tuesday. “It’s always tough going to a different...
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers: No Matt Flynn on backup quarterback rankings

As we all know, the most important position on any football team is the quarterback.  The quarterback is the one who makes or breaks a team.  When you look at the top teams in the league, they all have Pro Bowl caliber quarterbacks.  While the quarterback is the most important position, the second most position is often up for debate.  Many will say that a good running back is...
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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