Matt Flynn, QB Green Bay Packers

2015 Strength of Schedule - GB
W1W2W3W4W5W6W7W8W9W10W11W12W13W14W15W16W17

Schedule difficulty based on schedule-adjusted, positional defensive ranking. Top DEF = 1, bottom DEF = 32.

2014 Game Stats
WkOppCompAttPaYdsPaTDIntYPAYPCRuAttYdsTDFumYPRSnaps%
1SEA--------------
2NYJ--------------
3DET--------------
4CHI--------------
5MIN3522014.407.331-100-1.0014/5426%
6MIA--------------
7CAR020000.00-3-300-1.009/5816%
8NO118008.008.000001-4/686%
9BYE--------------
10CHI154000.804.000000-23/6734%
11PHI22260013.0013.003-300-1.0011/6816%
12MIN--------------
13NE--------------
14ATL--------------
15BUF--------------
16TB00000--3-300-1.003/744%
17DET116006.006.000000-4/666%
Totals81666014.138.2510-1001-1.0068/45515%

Most Recent News

Monday, September 1, 2014, 9:39am

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel - [Full Article]

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy avoided having to make a decision whether to keep Matt Flynn or Scott Tolzien. But after managing to keep both on his 53-man roster, he had to choose one to be Aaron Rodgers' backup.

He chose Flynn.

McCarthy did not say why, but it's pretty obvious he sided with experience over potential. If he didn't think Tolzien had the ability to be better than Flynn, he probably wouldn't have kept him.

Flynn, however, was solid throughout camp and while he trailed his competition statistically in games (112.0 passer rating to 82.3), he apparently played well enough for McCarthy to think he gave the team the best chance to win if Rodgers gets hurt.

"I feel like I'm playing well. I feel like I'm in control of what I'm doing," Flynn said after practice Sunday. "I'm in control of what I'm doing physically and mentally. I feel good. I've always felt confident and comfortable going into seasons, but each year I feel like I'm getting better and better."