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Offline Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Tuesday, September 2, 2008 7:40:30 PM(UTC)
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What's the biggest concern from the general Packers fan? From what I've been reading and hearing its the 2 back up QB and the notion of signing a veteran QB.

To me... that gives Aaron Rodgers a great deal of confidence. It's as if no one is really concerned that he's never started a game before. Instead they are more worried about what if he gets hurt. Not what if he stinks up the joint. Its like its a given he's going to do good.

It seems no one is really worried that he's going to do a good job, instead more worried about the backup QB.

Kind of makes me think in general, Packers fans have faith in Rodgers talent and I think that's pretty darn cool
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#2 Posted : Tuesday, September 2, 2008 7:43:34 PM(UTC)
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With everything else that has gone on this summer, I have simply forgotten to worry about Rodgers lol
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#3 Posted : Tuesday, September 2, 2008 7:48:06 PM(UTC)
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I personally am not worried about Aaron Rodgers one bit. He'll be fine, BUT, our OL better give him some time. The interior of our OL right now is looking pretty crappy. I'm hoping Bennett has his boys working on blocking in practice.
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It seems like ages ago that some people were saying Brohm would be better than Rodgers.

As for me, I can't even remember the last time I worried about Rodgers. I agree that the fans do seem to have faith in him, for the most part, and I like that.
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#5 Posted : Tuesday, September 2, 2008 9:02:53 PM(UTC)
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I have faith in Rodgers, It's the offensive line that keeps me awake nights.
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I never really thought of it in those terms before, I guess I'm expecting good and bad in Aaron Rodgers 's first year starting. Hopefully mostly good!

I will say I'm happier w/ Flynn in the #2 spot though. I was worried he wouldn't make it through cuts let alone be put at #2 on the depth chart.
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I never really thought of it in those terms before, I guess I'm expecting good and bad in Aaron Rodgers 's first year starting. Hopefully mostly good!

I will say I'm happier w/ Flynn in the #2 spot though. I was worried he wouldn't make it through cuts let alone be put at #2 on the depth chart.


Yeah, me too.

I was hoping we didn't get a Vet QB exactly for that reason. If we got a Vet QB in the beginning of the preseason, Flynn would have been gone immediately and Brohm would be #3.
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