Aaron Rodgers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Packers seem ready to get Aaron Rodgers on the field

    Fox Sports "Spotting Aaron Rodgers in the preseason is getting more difficult every year, but it sounds like the Green Bay Packers are just about ready to give fans their only glimpse of the two-time league MVP in Friday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers. Rodgers was never going to play in the..." August 23

  • Jordy Nelson, Aaron Rodgers to focus on individual work

    ESPN "Even if Jordy Nelson doesn’t play in the final two preseason games of the season -- and that’s entirely possible considering his first practice of training camp will come on Monday -- the Green Bay Packers plan to give the Pro Bowl wide receiver plenty of work with quarterback Aaron..." August 20

  • Aaron Rodgers has harsh words for NFL, says league tries to 'bully' players

    CBS Sports "When it comes to the iron fist of the NFL, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has a unique perspective on the league's latest attempt to suspend several players. Not only is Rodgers teammates with two of the players who are being threatened with suspension -- Julius Peppers and Clay Matthews --..." August 18

  • Aaron Rodgers: We need more guys who feel comfortable speaking their mind

    ESPN "Aaron Rodgers agrees with the idea that NFL players should speak out on social issues more often. But the Green Bay Packers quarterback believes the NFL's culture discourages its players from being more vocal. Speaking in an interview on ESPN Wisconsin's "Wilde & Tausch" last week, Rodgers said..." August 16

  • Aaron Rodgers ready for season 'right now'

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Aaron Rodgers walked onto the Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium field a little more than three hours before Sunday’s scheduled kickoff, and the painted end zone felt like “plastic” under his feet. He thought it was strange. The surface was unlike anything he ever had encountered on an NFL field...." August 10

  • Report says Aaron and Jordan Rodgers don’t speak due to Olivia Munn

    US Magazine "The juiciest drama surrounding The Bachelorette happened off-camera. During the course of the season, Jordan Rodgers — who became engaged to star JoJo Fletcher on the Monday, August 1, finale — spoke about his family's strained relationship with his brother Aaron Rodgers, the starting..." August 04

  • Jordan Rodgers ‘absolutely’ wants brother Aaron at wedding

    Larry Brown Sports "Jordan Rodgers, the brother of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, ended up winning the latest season of “The Bachelorette.” He’s now engaged to JoJo Fletcher, which leads us to the following question: Will Aaron be invited to the wedding? While filming “The Bachelorette,” Jordan..." August 03

  • Odell Beckham Jr., Cam Newton and Aaron Rodgers silent as NFL lacks star power of NBA’s anti-violence movement

    New York Daily News "Rueben Randle doesn’t know what exactly he wants to do yet. He just knows he wants to do something. The Philadelphia Eagles receiver grew up a few hours north of Baton Rouge, in Bastrop, La., then spent three years in Baton Rouge while attending LSU. He has friends and family strewn throughout..." August 02

  • Aaron Rodgers' brother Jordan is the winner of 'The Bachelorette'

    CBS Sports "Jordan Rodgers, the brother of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, participated in the most recent season of "The Bachelorette." On Monday night, it was revealed that he was the winner of the competition for JoJo Fletcher's heart. The couple is getting married, at a date still to be..." August 02

  • Mike McCarthy raves about Aaron Rodgers' conditioning

    ESPN "Aaron Rodgers' cheese-free diet appears to have paid off. Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy raved about his quarterback's conditioning on Monday, when players reported for the start of training camp. "I would say Aaron's vibe, and really his offseason participation and performance, looks..." July 25

  • Did fame destroy Aaron Rodgers’ relationship with brother?

    New York Post "Jordan Rodgers and his baggage continue to be the breakout stars of “The Bachelorette.” The 27-year-old former football pro, who whisked girlfriend JoJo Fletcher home to Chico, Calif., on Monday’s episode, continues to try to sweep his strained relationship with older brother Aaron Rodgers —..." July 19

  • Aaron Rodgers says 49ers drafted Alex Smith because he was polite

    The Score "The San Francisco 49ers selection of quarterback Alex Smith over California native Aaron Rodgers at the 2005 NFL Draft has long been a topic of discussion among 49ers fans and NFL observers alike. Rodgers famously slid all the way to 24th overall before the Green Bay Packers scooped him up to..." July 17

  • Aaron Rodgers gives a scary account of concussion side effects during games

    CBS Sports "In an appearance on "Any Given Wednesday" with Bill Simmons, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers talked about -- among other things, like his desire to retire with the Packers -- concussions. Rodgers said that the biggest issue facing the NFL in terms of keeping players safe these days is..." July 14

  • Rodgers says he values loyalty, hopes to play whole career with Packers

    Pro Football Talk "Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was a guest on the new Bill Simmons HBO show “Any Given Wednesday,” and Packers fans probably liked what they heard from Rodgers when he talked about loyalty and his desire to play his entire career with the Packers. A discussion between Rodgers and Simmons on..." July 14

  • Jordan Rodgers Disclosed On “The Bachelorette” That He And His Brother Aaron Don’t Speak

    College Spun "ABC’s popular series “The Bachelorette” typically doesn’t lack drama, and last night’s episode featured one of the contestants dishing out surprising info about his relationship with his NFL superstar brother. Jordan Rodgers, a contestant on the show and the younger brother of Green Bay Packers..." July 12

  • Aaron Rodgers is used as a bizarre example of why the NBA needs a Franchise Tag

    ACME Packing Company "Do you approve of Kevin Durant leaving Oklahoma City and joining up with a powerhouse team in the Golden State Warriors? Regardless of your feelings about Durant’s personal decision, do you think it is a good thing for the NBA that players are able to do this? Also, why the heck are we..." July 05

  • Did Tony Romo diss Aaron Rodgers talking about Brett Favre?

    ESPN "With Brett Favre set for induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this summer, it is only natural a Wisconsin-bred quarterback like Tony Romo would be asked about the Green Bay Packers legend. Romo grew up admiring many quarterbacks, maybe John Elway most, but because he grew up two-plus..." June 25

  • Rodgers hopes dairy-free diet extends career

    USA Today "Over the past decade, Aaron Rodgers has so openly embraced his Wisconsinite status, it’s sometimes natural to imagine the California kid growing up on a dairy farm. So Rodgers faced a tough decision this offseason. After a minor knee surgery, he wanted to be healthier. Rodgers said he did..." June 07

  • Aaron Rodgers ditching diet, wants to eat like Tom Brady

    Sportsnaut "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has a new dietary inspiration in the form of fellow NFL quarterback Tom Brady. Rodgers’ previous philosophy was to follow what he called his “80/20 Rule.” Simply translated, Rodgers made sure 80 percent of what he consumed was healthy while he allowed..." June 02

  • Aaron Rodgers hopes to produce documentaries when NFL career ends

    ESPN "When Aaron Rodgers walks away from the NFL -- and the Green Bay Packers quarterback doesn’t plan to do so for another “six, seven, eight years” -- you probably won’t find him in the broadcast booth doing color commentary or on the sideline coaching. But, if things happen the way he hopes, you..." May 31

  • 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