With Eli Manning sidelined for much of the NFL's offseason program after undergoing ankle surgery, the New York Giants are in the market for a veteran quarterback.
According to Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily News:
The first stop on their search may be with Josh Freeman and Matt Flynn, two well-travelled veteran quarterbacks who are currently the cream of what is a very thin free agent quarterback crop. Freeman, the former Bucs starting quarterback who was traded to the Vikings last year, may work out for the Giants early next week, a source confirmed, though nothing official has been set up yet. And the Daily News has learned the Giants have also reached out to Flynn and may schedule a workout with him as well.
Flynn could be drawn to New York by his former quarterbacks coach in Green Bay, new Giants offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo.
Previously this offseason, there were reports that the Giants may be interested in other Packers that reached free agency like tight ends Jermichael Finley and Andrew Quarless and offensive lineman Evan Dietrich-Smith.
The Packers would seem to still have interest in Flynn but likely don't want to pay much more than a minimal contract for a quarterback with precious few other options.
What Flynn will have to decide is whether he wants the opportunity to compete for the Packers No. 2 job with Scott Tolzien and any other rookies the Packers might bring in, or head out to New York where he'd be going up againt Ryan Nassib in Curtis Painter to back up Manning.
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