Aaron Rodgers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Aaron Rodgers blames being mic’d up for Randall Cobb’s punctured lung

    Pro Football Talk "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers hasn’t exactly been a fan of technology creeping onto the field. He doesn’t enjoy having cameramen on the field and microphones picking up everything said at the line of scrimmage. But Rodgers believes the equipment was detrimental in another way as..." May 27

  • Aaron Rodgers’ brother to appear on The Bachelorette

    Pro Football Talk "When last we heard from Jordan Rodgers, failed NFL quarterback and brother of Packers all-time great Aaron, Jordan was choosing sides between his brother and Russell Wilson regarding the whole God-gives-a-crap-about-football debate. When we next hear from Jordan Rodgers, he’ll be the subject of..." May 21

  • Aaron Rodgers Responds to Letter to the Editor Criticizing His Hard Counting Lifestyle

    The Big Lead "Letters to the editor about NFL quarterbacks have been very popular over the last year. Usually, they’re about Cam Newton and his abhorrent behavior on – and off – the field, but this one from Wisconsin may have topped them all. This guy doesn’t like Aaron Rodgers using a hard count or quick count..." May 21

  • Aaron Rodgers still gets 'nostalgic' at 2005 draft fall to Packers

    ESPN "Aaron Rodgers still thinks about it around this time each year. With the annual nonstop coverage leading up to the NFL draft, how could he not? On Thursday night in Chicago, another former University of California quarterback, Jared Goff, won’t have to wait nearly as long to hear his name as..." April 28

  • Mike Nolan explains call to take Alex Smith over 'cocky' Rodgers

    NFL.com "Leading up to the 2005 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers gave an edge to eventual No. 1 pick Alex Smith thanks to his humble nature and a litany of perceived flaws in Aaron Rodgers -- cockiness, arrogance and a goofy throwing motion among them. "The other thing as Alex at the time was a good..." April 27

  • Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ Brother Jordan to Appear on New Season of ‘The Bachelorette’

    US Magazine "Looking for love! Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ younger brother Jordan Rodgers is set to appear on season 12 of The Bachelorette, multiple sources confirm to Us Weekly. Jordan, 27, who played quarterback for the BC Lions in the Canadian Football League before retiring in May..." March 06

  • Aaron Rodgers says knee 'feels great'

    USA Today "Less than a month after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his left knee, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is back playing golf and says the knee feels “great.” Rodgers has spent the past week as a celebrity participant in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, playing with Wisconsin pro..." February 14

  • Report: Aaron Rodgers had knee surgery following playoff loss to Arizona

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers underwent knee surgery within a few days of the playoff loss to the Arizona Cardinals, according to a report from ESPN, and it was this injury that prompted Rodgers to pull out of Sunday's Pro Bowl. The report describes the procedure as a "cleanup of an old..." January 30

  • Aaron Rodgers says ref should have granted re-call after botched coin flip

    NFL.com "The coin really didn't flip. Thanks to a slow motion camera focused on the gold piece, which was flipped two times by official Clete Blakeman on Saturday, we were able to vividly see one of the most bizarre moments in playoff history. Aaron Rodgers called it, Blakeman tossed it up..." January 17

  • Aaron Rodgers would buy an NHL team if he won Powerball

    The Score "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will be watching the drawing for the $1.5-billion Powerball jackpot along with the rest of America. Rodgers admitted that not only will he be watching Wednesday night, but that he's given himself a shot at winning the enormous prize." January 14

  • Are Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn engaged?

    Sportress of Blogitude "The tabloid OK! Magazine reports that Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn are engaged after nearly two years of dating. Reports indicate that the Green Bay Packers quarterback surprised his actress girlfriend with the unexpected proposal. The tabloid’s reporting, via The Big Lead: “Olivia..." January 12

  • Update: No engagement between Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn

    ACME Packing Company "Earlier today, Acme Packing Company published this article discussing a report from OK Magazine which claimed that Aaron Rodgers and his girlfriend, Olivia Munn, got engaged over the holidays. According to Munn on her Instagram account, this report is not true. " January 12

  • Wilson closes in on Rodgers’ career passer rating record

    Pro Football Talk "For years, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been the NFL’s career passer rating leader. But Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is closing in on him. As of the end of the 2015 season, Rodgers’ career passer rating is 104.1, and Wilson’s is 101.8. That’s a much smaller lead than Rodgers had..." January 04

  • Rodgers' take? Offense not 'very effective,' lacking 'clear-cut direction'

    ESPN "While coach Mike McCarthy may feel like the Green Bay Packers are right where they need to be with two games to play, Aaron Rodgers knows what both he and the Packers’ offense have accomplished during his time as the starting quarterback. And in the aftermath of the Packers’..." December 21

  • Aaron Rodgers: We’ve got to buckle down our preparation

    Pro Football Talk "The Packers practiced on Sunday for the first time since their Thanksgiving loss to the Bears, which was their fourth loss in five weeks. That losing skid has led to plenty of discussions about what’s going wrong in Green Bay, particularly on the offensive side of the ball. On Sunday,..." November 30

  • Aaron Rodgers didn’t want to admit shoulder, leg injuries

    Pro Football Talk "Aaron Rodgers didn’t want to admit being hurt, because he thought it sounded like an excuse. But when his name appeared on the injury report Wednesday, as being limited with a shoulder injury, he could no longer deny it. “It’s not an excuse. It’s a source of pride. I think that’s the..." November 20

  • McCarthy not concerned about Rodgers' shoulder

    PackersNews.com "Packers coach Mike McCarthy spoke to the media on Thursday. Here are some highlights: On concern over Aaron Rodgers’ right shoulder for Sunday’s game: No concern. On throwing full speed today: We’ll see. He’s banged up. We’ll see how he does. He looks good so far. On Eddie..." November 19

  • Olivia Munn calls out ESPN for Aaron Rodgers speculation

    Pro Football Talk "I usually love the smell of ESPN vs. ESPN crime in the morning. Today, I’ll have to settle for ACN vs. ESPN. In an effort to explain why Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers suddenly is struggling, Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com recently put together a list of five potential reasons for it. The first..." November 19

  • McCarthy: Aaron Rodgers is 'banged up'

    PackersNews.com "On Eddie Lacy’s groin injury: Eddie Lacy is going to practice today. We’re going to see how he does coming off of the groin injury and missing Sunday’s game. On Jared Abbrederis’ rib injury: Jared Abbrederis, he’s going to be several weeks. I don’t have specifics for you, but he’s not going to..." November 18

  • Aaron Rodgers Calls Out Fan Who Yelled Anti-Muslim Comment During Moment of Silence for Paris

    Complex "As American football resumed on Sunday, many of us headed to our favorite team's stadiums or settled in to our couches, looking for a brief respite from the horrors that befell Paris on Friday night. A moment of silence was held ahead of each NFL game this afternoon, a gesture to pause and..." November 16

  • Aaron Rodgers becomes fastest player to 30,000 passing yards

    The Score "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers became the fastest player to reach 30,000 passing yards during Sunday's 27-20 victory over the San Diego Chargers. Rodgers surpassed Baltimore Colts legend Johnny Unitas by 42 attempts." October 19

  • Aaron Rodgers picked at Lambeau Field for first time in 1,043 days

    CBS Sports "After 20 games, 586 passes and 1,043 days, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has finally been intercepted at Lambeau Field. Rodgers had his seventh pass of the day against the St. Louis Rams deflected at the line of scrimmage by Chris Long, and it was then picked off by a diving James..." October 11

  • Russell Wilson responds to Aaron Rodgers' postgame 'God' comment

    CBS Sports "If Aaron Rodgers thinks God is a Packers fan, then Russell Wilson is going to let him think that. During his weekly media session on Thursday, Wilson was asked about Rodgers' postgame "God" comment that the Packers quarterback made on Sunday. After Green Bay's 27-17 win, Rodgers said "God..." September 24

  • Aaron Rodgers Takes a Not-So-Subtle Jab at Russell Wilson: "God Was a Packers Fan Tonight"

    Complex "It's not uncommon to see an athlete give praise to God after a big performance on the court or field. It happens all the time. But when Aaron Rodgers did it following last night's Seahawks/Packers game—a game that Green Bay won 27-17—he did it a little differently. Rodgers apparently still..." September 21

  • Aaron Rodgers has not thrown a interception at home since 2012

    NFL Draft Diamonds "This week the Green Bay Packers will face the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field, and Aaron Rodgers has quite the streak going. Rodgers has not thrown an interception at home since 2012. That is a pretty amazing statistic, considering that is several years ago." September 15

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    Darren Rovell @darrenrovell

    Adidas has confirmed it has signed Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Was last with Nike.

  • Aaron Rodgers: Please don't put Packers in the Hall of Fame game

    CBS Sports "For the past few years, the NFL has tried to add some excitement to the Hall of Fame game by including a team that one of the inductees played for. For example, with Jerome Bettis being inducted in 2015, the league decided to put the Pittsburgh Steelers in the game. In 2014, Buffalo played in..." September 03

  • Young Bears Fan With Brain Cancer Names Tumor After Aaron Rodgers

    Black Sports Online "Miguel Reyes, a 14-year-old Chicago Bears fan who was diagnosed with stage 3 brain cancer in 2014, came up with a great name for his tumor. A rabid Bears fan, Reyes dubbing the tumor “Rodgers” after Green Bay Packers quarterback and Bears public enemy No. 1." August 31

  • Packers' Aaron Rodgers confident Davante Adams will step up

    ESPN "Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers threw Jordy Nelson's way 149 times last season, but now that he's lost Nelson to a season-ending ACL tear, he has to figure out where to go with all those targets. At this point, all he knows is that he will have to rely more on Randall Cobb and Davante..." August 26

  • Aaron Rodgers says 'meaningless' preseason should be cut in half

    CBS Sports "If the NFL listens to Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, we could soon have a future where NFL teams only play two preseason games, instead of four. During his postgame press conference on Sunday, which came just hours after the Packers lost No. 1 receiver Jordy Nelson to a severe knee injury,..." August 24

  • Rodgers Goes Off On NFL Preseason Games Following Jordy Nelson's Injury

    Complex "Never one to mince words, Green Bay Packers quarterback and mustache legend let his disdain for the NFL's preseason be known when he spoke to the media following wide receiver Jordy Nelson's devastating ACL tear against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. "It's difficult to lose a guy like that..." August 24

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    Jason Wilde @jasonjwilde

    As pointed out by eagle-eyed @WesHod, #Packers QB Aaron Rodgers is on the sideline with his right (throwing) wrist/forearm heavily wrapped.

  • Aaron Rodgers: I’m back to playing the way I like

    Pro Football Talk "Aaron Rodgers led the Packers within a few minutes of the Super Bowl last season and taking the next step this season would surely be easier with two healthy calves. Rodgers was down to one after getting hurt late last season, but he remained in the lineup and remained effective despite the..." August 21

  • Aaron Rodgers backs Tom Brady amid Deflategate controversy

    Fox Sports "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has become one of professional sports' most polarizing figures since his role in the Deflategate scandal. Some say he's a cheater; others still see him as a hero. But Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers calls him a "buddy," according to..." August 14

  • Aaron Rodgers dislikes new PAT rule, says it threatens player safety

    ESPN "Count NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers among those who don't like the new extra-point rule in the NFL. The Green Bay Packers quarterback, who called himself a traditionalist, said he's against the new 33-yard extra point for one major reason. "I think it goes against the league stance on player..." August 12

  • Aaron Rodgers’ Girlfriend Olivia Munn Expecting?

    Washington Times "The Green Bay Packers held their annual Packers Family Night this past weekend but it wasn’t the scrimmage or fireworks display that had people talking. Sources say QB Aaron Rodgers’ girlfriend Olivia Munn was present for Saturday night’s event and was absolutely glowing throughout the..." August 11

  • Aaron Rodgers wants to play in NFL for 8 more years

    CBS Sports "Aaron Rodgers doesn't want to play football when he's in his forties, like some quarterbacks named Tom Brady and Drew Brees. Instead, he has a lower number in mind: Eight. That's how many more seasons a 31-year-old Rodgers wants to play, according to Peter King of Monday Morning Quarterback. If..." August 10

  • Mike McCarthy: No restrictions on Aaron Rodgers' training camp workload

    ESPN "At some point, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers may get to a place in his career where his work in training camp is significantly curtailed. The two-time NFL MVP is not there yet. On the eve of training camp, coach Mike McCarthy said he has no plans to limit his 31-year-old..." July 30

  • Aaron Rodgers Proposing to Olivia Munn During Italian Getaway

    Terez Owens "Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers is reportedly set to vacation with his girlfriend in Italy this coming week. Now we’re hearing Rodgers plans to pop the question during their romantic getaway for Olivia’s 35th birthday. Ideal setting to make things official. Rodgers seems ready to lock..." July 02

  • Aaron Rodgers praises Quarless for "great offseason"

    NFL.com "The Green Bay Packers will continue the seemingly endless search for tight end production in 2015. Jermichael Finley provided sometimes maddening potential and earned three seasons above the 650-yard plateau -- with eight touchdowns in 2011 -- during his six seasons before neck injures derailed..." June 16

  • Rodgers gushes about 'humongous upside' of Adams

    NFL.com "The reasons for Super Bowl expectations in Green Bay are plentiful and harvested from fertile logic. One argument is that the Packers -- who are in the midst of a mostly unnoticed, mini youth movement -- boast several young players poised to make a leap in 2015. One of those players is..." June 11

  • Aaron Rodgers says Packers have talent to get to Super Bowl

    ESPN "Aaron Rodgers has not watched the NFC Championship Game, and considering he has never seen the Green Bay Packers' Super Bowl XLV victory from start to finish, don't expect the MVP quarterback to return to the film room and relive the overtime loss to the Seattle Seahawks. He doesn't need to see..." June 10

  • Rodgers' calf no longer an issue -- except aethestically

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "For a couple months after the Green Bay Packers' 2014 season concluded, Aaron Rodgers was still unable to go through full workouts. The left calf injury that slowed the league's Most Valuable Player over the final three games continued to bother him. As organized team activities began this..." May 28

  • Aaron Rodgers' bucket list: Host SNL, play London game and golf in UK

    CBS Sports "Aaron Rodgers almost never got the opportunity to be a Jeopardy! champion. At first, the producers approached Rodgers' girlfriend, actress Olivia Munn, to appear on the show. “She was like, ‘I don't really want to do this,'” Rodgers said, per ESPN Wisconsin. “I was like, 'I will do that! Tell your..." May 16

  • Aaron Rodgers Wins “Celebrity Jeopardy”

    Sportsnaut "That good old Berkeley education coming in handy. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers appeared on Celebrity Jeopardy on Tuesday. The Super Bowl winner defeated Kevin O’Leary from ABC’s Shark Tank and astronaut Mark Kelly, which afforded him $50,000 to donate to the charity of his..." May 13

  • Rodgers to appear on 'Jeopardy'

    ESPN "How smart is Aaron Rodgers? We're about to find out, at least when it comes to matters of trivia. The Green Bay Packers quarterback will appear on an edition of "Celebrity Jeopardy!" that will air on May 12." April 01

  • Earl Thomas concedes Aaron Rodgers played NFC Championship game hurt

    The Score "Leading up to the NFC Championship game, Earl Thomas was one of several Seattle Seahawks players questioning whether or not Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was actually dealing with a calf injury. But in a blog post reflecting on the Seahawks' playoff run, Thomas says that he now..." January 31

  • Aaron Rodgers likes his footballs inflated

    The Score "Not every quarterback likes their footballs deflated. Green Bay Packers pivot Aaron Rodgers is one that would rather throw a football filled with air and isn't a fan of officials deflating balls prior to the game. "I have a major problem with the way it goes down, to be honest with you,"..." January 21

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    Rob Demovsky @RobDemovsky

    Rodgers said calf would have been ready to go in two weeks for the Super Bowl. Without having to play on it, should be good in 6 weeks.

  • Aaron Rodgers does not seem happy with play-calling

    Pro Football Talk "Packers coach Mike McCarthy said he wasn’t going to question his team’s play-calling, primarily since he’s the one that called them. He might be a lonely member of that club, because even quarterback Aaron Rodgers was questioning the way the Packers took their foot off the gas and allowed the..." January 19