ARLINGTON, Texas — Matt Flynn couldn’t cut it with the Seahawks, Raiders and Bills, but there’s something about the way he plays when he’s in a Packers uniform. He threw four touchdown passes in the second half to lead Green Bay to the largest comeback in franchise history, erasing a 23-point halftime deficit to win in Dallas, 37-36.
Flynn is standing in for Aaron Rodgers, who is recovering from a broken collarbone and has not been cleared to play.
It was just the second time the Cowboys have blown a lead of 23 or more, and the loss has rekindled the Tony Romo-must-go talk, as he had two crucial interceptions with the game on the line. Dallas (7-7) can still win the NFC East by winning its final two games.
“It took me everything not to cry,” said Packers coach Mike McCarthy. “I’m just drained. Just the sheer emotion. It was incredible.”
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