There are plenty of them out there and the Washington Redskins need one. After a dreadful 2011 season, Washington needs to find genuine talent to put under center.
The NFL draft offers some enticing candidates to take over signal-calling duties in D.C. but there are also talented quarterbacks to be sought in free agency.
Matt Flynn has proven that he can put up numbers.
While some would argue that he is still unproven with only two starts under his belt, there's no denying that he has the talent to step into a starting role and lead a team into the playoffs.
Here are five reasons why Matt Flynn would be the perfect guy to have in D.C. in 2012.