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Tolzien Gains Confidence From Bizarre 2013

Scott Tolzien (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Facing an impossible situation during an inconsistent 2013, Scott Tolzien is building from the ground up in 2014. What has he learned from Aaron Rodgers and who is his biggest competition for a roster spot?

Scott Tolzien has lofty goals. "Ultimately, you want to be like Aaron," said Tolzien, who is battling Matt Flynn to be Aaron Rodgers' backup quarterback. Tolzien had his moments last season. He led all quarterbacks with 66.7 percent accuracy on deep passes, going 6-of-9 on tosses at least 20 yards downfield, according to To put that in perspective, Rodgers was the second... Recommended Stories

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