Matt Flynn latest QB to fly off NFL's used-car lots

Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn takes a moment in between plays during the second half of...

Green Bay Packers quarterback Matt Flynn takes a moment in between plays during the second half of their NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Green Bay, Wisconsin January 1, 2012. (REUTERS/Darren Hauck)

JOHN KRYK, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 8:12 PM ET

It’s as if every NFL team has a used-car lot of sorts for failed quarterbacks.

And business has been booming the past few days. Their broken-down sports cars and low-mileage lemons finally are flying off the lots.

NFL general managers, like their used-car salesmen counterparts, know there’s always someone willing to overlook serious defects -- so long as the model has a snappy appearance and a once glistening reputation.

Powertrain over-rated? Faulty computer? Been in too many fender-benders? Premature rust spots?


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