Last offseason, Matt Flynn joined a new team with expectations of being the starting quarterback. Instead, he finished second in a three-way quarterback competition to a rookie mid-round pick with the surname Wilson. He is at risk of falling victim to the same scenario in 2013. Show More Summary
The calendar still says May, and the regular season remains nearly 100 days away, but the Oakland Raiders are clearly straying away from a truly open competition at quarterback. Matt Flynn, who the Raiders dealt for this offseason, has...Show More Summary
In the pass-heavy NFL, the Raiders have struggled to find consistency at the quarterback position. They're hoping to remedy that in 2013.
For the second time in two seasons, quarterback Matt Flynn finds himself on a new team, and for a second straight year, Flynn is in danger of having his role as starter usurped by a rookie signal-caller. Last year, it was Russell Wilson who vaulted past Flynn and into the starting job for the Seattle Seahawks. Show More Summary
The Oakland Raiders turned the page on their 25-game rental of Carson Palmer this offseason, and brought in a pair of inexperienced quarterbacks—Matt Flynn and Tyler Wilson—to compete for the starting job. Flynn, who signed with theShow More Summary
When you think back to last summer, it is hard to believe how much the quarterback situation has changed for the Seattle Seahawks. Not so long ago, there was a quarterback battle between Tarvaris Jackson and Matt Flynn. There was also a third-round rookie named Russell Wilson that was maybe going to get some reps. Show More Summary
The Raiders have options at QB in Matt Flynn, Terrelle Pryor and Tyler Wilson. Who do you want as their starting QB? Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
The Raiders are counting on new QB Matt Flynn in a big way in 2013, and for now, he’s the teams starting QB day one – no questions asked. GM Reggie McKenzie says Flynn is the starting quarterback when organized workouts start next week. “We’re going to begin with Matt Flynn,” McKenzie said. “Now, the [...]
Raiders General Manager Reggie McKenzie said just before the draft that Matt Flynn is the starting quarterback, and that Terrelle Pryor will have a chance to compete. After the draft, when the Raiders selected Tyler Wilson in the fourth round, that plan hadn’t changed. “We’re going to begin with Matt Flynn,” McKenzie said before the…
The Oakland Raiders need help at a lot of positions on the roster, but there are plenty of prospects to be had in the 2013 NFL Draft to address many of those needs. At this point, especially after having added QB Matt Flynn via trade, it would make the most sense for the Raiders to address the defensive side of the ball in the first round. Show More Summary
Tim Tebow deserves another shot in the NFL. That shot can't come in Seattle. With Matt Flynn off to the Oakland Raiders (h/t Mike Garafolo and Robert Klemko of USA Toda y), the Seahawks are in need of a backup quarterback. There's plenty...Show More Summary
It's been an interesting offseason at the quarterback position in the National Football League, especially over the past few days. Over that span, both Matt Flynn and Carson Palmer were traded, landing each player with a new team and making Flynn the starter under center for the Oakland Raiders. Show More Summary
It’s a move that those should have seen coming after the Raiders traded for Seattle QB Matt Flynn, as today the silver and black traded QB Carson Palmer to Arizona. The move according to Adam Schefter is for a conditional 7th-round pick in 2014 if Palmer starts 13 games this upcoming season. Palmer has shown [...]
The Buffalo Bills may find themselves the beneficiary of a trade that didn't even involve them. With the Oakland Raiders having already traded for quarterback Matt Flynn and the Arizona Cardinals having just traded for Carson PalmerShow More Summary
Suzy Kolber and Chris Mortensen discuss the Oakland Raiders' trade for Matt Flynn and where Carson Palmer will end up. Todd McShay breaks down where Geno Smith will go in the draft and the NFL32 crew discuss the Philadelphia Eagles' quarterback situation.
Carson Palmer is on the verge of being traded to the Cardinals, but is there a better way for Arizona to go about acquiring the QB? Matt Flynn is the new guy in Oakland, but he may not be on the fast track to the starting gig.
The Raiders acquired Seattle backup Matt Flynn on Monday for draft picks, signaling an end to Carson Palmer's brief tenure as starter in Oakland.
Oakland is the next to spin the QB carousel with their acquisition of Matt Flynn from Seattle, and Mike Florio breaks down the future of the Raiders with CSN Bay Area insider Paul Gutierrez. Carson Palmer is rumored to be on his way out, but will this open up the starting QB spot for Flynn,…
The Oakland Raiders’ reconstruction of their roster has hit the most important position on the field: quarterback. The Raiders acquired Matt Flynn from Seattle for two draft picks Monday. Like many of the changes this year, the move was fueled by finances, and it is difficult to argue whether Oakland has improved at the position. Show More Summary
Now you have to wonder if any QB goes in the Top 10 since everyone just signed a mediocre QB to be a stopgap in 2013.