Aaron Rodgers RUMORS & NEWS

  • Aaron Rodgers says he will not return until collarbone is ‘completely healed’

    Larry Brown Sports "The Green Bay Packers are going to have trouble staying in the playoff hunt over the next several games without Aaron Rodgers. But even if they manage to continue fighting for a wild card spot, the star quarterback is not going to rush himself back. Rodgers suffered a fractured collarbone a..." November 16

  • Rodgers backs Packers doctor following Bennett's claims

    Pro Football Talk "Aaron Rodgers threw his support behind Dr. Pat McKenzie, joining teammates and former teammates in defending the Packers team doctor and surgeon. “I’ve been working with Dr. McKenzie for 13 years, and as well as being a phenomenal doctor, he’s also become a close friend,” Rodgers wrote on his..." November 11

  • Aaron Rodgers reportedly has two plates, 13 screws in broken collarbone

    Larry Brown Sports "Aaron Rodgers recently revealed some details of his collarbone injury in a talk show setting, but he later implied he was joking when he said he had 13 screws inserted in his shoulder. According to one report, Rodgers was telling the truth. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media said Sunday that Rodgers had..." November 05

  • Will Aaron Rodgers change his style after second broken collarbone? 'Good question'

    CBS Sports "Aaron Rodgers is going to be sitting out for a while. Rodgers broke his collarbone after falling hard on his shoulder after an outside-the-pocket hit by Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr. It's the second time in his career he's suffered the injury, having previously done so in 2013. That injury also..." November 04

  • Why You Shouldn’t Expect Aaron Rodgers Back Soon

    The Sports Post "Aaron Rodgers isn’t messing around. Weeks after suffering a potentially season-ending shoulder injury, the Green Bay QB is talking about a comeback. However, don’t expect him back unless everything is just right. Speaking to reporters Friday, Rodgers would have plenty to say. “First of all,..." November 04

  • Aaron Rodgers says fans should ‘temper expectations’ on 2017 return

    Larry Brown Sports "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers cautioned Friday that a lot of things have to go right for him to return in 2017. Rodgers told fans to “temper expectations” and any return would come down to how well his broken collarbone heals. “It’s going to come down to the bone healing...." November 03

  • Aaron Rodgers Says Anthony Barr Gave Him Finger After Hit That Caused Injury

    SI "Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers revealed Thursday that Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr gave him the middle finger and the "suck it" sign after injuring the two-time NFL MVP with a sack during an Oct. 15 game between Green Bay and Minnesota. "I looked over at him as I was walking off the..." October 27

  • Aaron Rodgers had screws inserted to repair broken collarbone

    ESPN "Aaron Rodgers still isn't sure whether he'll be able to return to play this season, but the Packers quarterback confirmed that he had screws inserted in his fractured right collarbone during surgery Oct. 19 in Southern California. In a taped appearance on TBS' "Conan" that airs Thursday,..." October 26

  • Packers expect Rodgers 'will be able to' throw in 6 weeks

    CBS Sports "The Green Bay Packers saw their Super Bowl dreams go up in a cloud of smoke last week when Aaron Rodgers suffered a broken collarbone on his throwing shoulder against the Vikings, a play that Packers coach Mike McCarthy openly ripped. But there is some newfound optimism in Green Bay on Sunday,..." October 22

  • Packers' Aaron Rodgers has surgery on collarbone

    NFL.com "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers underwent surgery Thursday on the broken collarbone he suffered in Sunday's loss to the Minnesota Vikings. Rodgers confirmed the news via his Instagram account on Thursday night. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport first reported the..." October 20

  • Packers hoping for Aaron Rodgers’ return Dec. 17

    Pro Football Talk "The Packers are hoping quarterback Aaron Rodgers can return for their Dec. 17 game against Carolina, according to Rob Demovsky of ESPN. Demovsky says it “might be a long shot, but they’re hoping.” Rodgers had surgery Thursday to repair his right collarbone. The team placed him on injured..." October 20

  • Packers Discussing Long-Term Options After Aaron Rodgers' Shoulder Surgery

    Bleacher Report "The Green Bay Packers are still deciding what to do with Aaron Rodgers after the star quarterback broke his collarbone in a Week 6 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. Per ESPN.com's Rob Demovsky, Packers head coach Mike McCarthy made it sound like the team is considering placing Rodgers on injured..." October 20

  • Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers placed on injured reserve

    Fox 6 Now "The Green Bay Packers have placed QB Aaron Rodgers on injured reserve. The transaction was announced Friday by Executive Vice President, General Manager and Director of Football Operations Ted Thompson. Rodgers left last Sunday’s game against the Vikings with a broken right collarbone — after..." October 20

  • Aaron Rodgers is the MVP to the spread and there's no debate according to Vegas

    Covers.com "NFL MVP discussions are always fun, but in the eyes of the oddsmakers, there is no debate. No player’s absence influences his team’s odds more than Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers. Three different Vegas oddsmakers told us Rodgers was the most valuable player on NFL odds in the..." October 19

  • Mike Zimmer doesn’t think Anthony Barr’s hit on Aaron Rodgers was “dirty”

    Pro Football Talk "Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr‘s hit on Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers might have been a lot of things (including season-changing for the league and the Packers). But according to Vikings coach Mike Zimmer, it wasn’t “dirty.” “We’re playing football,” Zimmer said, via Courtney Cronin of..." October 17

  • Aaron Rodgers to have surgery

    Pro Football Talk "The Packers are prepared for an extended run without quarterback Aaron Rodgers and they should have a better idea about exactly how long pretty soon. Coach Mike McCarthy said at a Monday press conference that Rodgers will have surgery on his broken right collarbone at an unnamed time in the..." October 16

  • Report: Aaron Rodgers has ‘chance’ to return late in season

    Larry Brown Sports "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers suffered a broken collarbone in Sunday’s loss to the Minnesota Vikings, and the best he can hope for is a return later in the season if the injury heals the way it did the first time he sustained it. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network noted on Monday that..." October 16

  • Packers coach McCarthy quiets free agent QB talk after Rodgers injury

    Sporting News "Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy appeared to put to bed talk of them signing a free agent quarterback after Aaron Rodgers suffered a broken collarbone in their loss to the Minnesota Vikings. Rodgers sustained the injury in the first quarter of the 23-10 defeat on Sunday as he was..." October 16

  • Aaron Rodgers exits after landing hard on shoulder

    Pro Football Talk "The Vikings have had constant quarterback health issues this year. The Packers currently have one. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers landed hard on his right shoulder on a hit from Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr, after Rodgers released a pass. Rodgers was seen jawing at the Vikings while walking off..." October 15

  • Packers fear broken collarbone for Aaron Rodgers

    Pro Football Talk "Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers left the game in the first quarter with a right shoulder injury and the first report about the severity isn’t a good one for Green Bay. Jay Glazer of FOX Sports reports that the Packers fear Rodgers broke his collarbone when he was taken down by Vikings..." October 15

  • Aaron Rodgers could miss rest of Packers' season with broken collarbone

    USA Today "Aaron Rodgers has a broken collarbone and could miss the rest of the season, the Green Bay Packers confirmed. Rodgers was taken off the sideline on a cart early in the first quarter Sunday after taking a hard hit on the Packers' second possession. He was later ruled out for the remainder of the..." October 15

  • Aaron Rodgers 'heartbroken' over Vegas shooting tragedy

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers said Sunday night’s mass shooting in Las Vegas was “very scary” to wake up to Monday. Rodgers said he saw the news on social media shortly after awakening at 6 a.m. Monday. His initial reaction, Rodgers said, was being “heartbroken” for the victims..." October 05

  • Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers post messages of 'unity' as unprecedented NFL Sunday dawns

    Sporting News "Tom Brady's relationship with and feelings about Donald Trump have been a source of speculation since before the 2016 presidential election. With Trump at the forefront of the conversation around the NFL on Sunday after his criticism of the league's players the previous two days, Brady weighed..." September 24

  • Aaron Rodgers must be balm for what ails Packers

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "These are the times when Aaron Rodgers has to carry the Green Bay Packers. He has done it in the past, just like Brett Favre did before him. And like Tom Brady has for the better part of two decades with the New England Patriots. The Packers are in a bad run of injuries going into Sunday’s..." September 21

  • Aaron Rodgers Tells Hilarious Story About ‘Fixing’ Sam Dekker’s Garbage Disposal

    NESN "Today in sports stories you didn’t expect to hear, we have a tale of an elite NFL quarterback, a young NBA player and a supposedly busted garbage disposal. On Saturday, forward Sam Dekker, who recently was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers, tweeted out a photo of Aaron Rodgers fixing his..." September 07

  • Aaron Rodgers explains why gay NFL players fear coming out

    Larry Brown Sports "There are almost certainly more than a few gay players currently in the NFL, and Aaron Rodgers understands why they are afraid to reveal their sexual orientation publicly. In a wide-ranging interview with Mina Kimes of ESPN The Magazine, Rodgers was asked about his former Cal teammate Ryan..." September 04

  • Aaron Rodgers shrugs as possibility of never winning a second Super Bowl

    Pro Football Talk "The new interview of Aaron Rodgers, which landed his thirtysomething mug on the cover of ESPN The Magazine, featured plenty of useful nuggets mined by Mina Kimes. One relates to the ongoing effort of the Rodgers and the Packers to pan for another nugget of Super Bowl gold. Asked whether the..." August 31

  • Aaron Rodgers believes Colin Kaepernick isn’t on a team due to his protests

    Pro Football Talk "Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has seen what quarterback Colin Kaepernick can do, in a couple of postseason games. And Rodgers believes that Kaepernick currently should be gainfully employed by an NFL team. “I think he should be on a roster right now,” Rodgers tells Mina Kimes of ESPN The..." August 30

  • Aaron Rodgers on ideal timeframe for new Packers contract: 'I know how this team operates'

    Sporting News "For those who believe Matthew Stafford’s record-setting NFL contract will lead to Aaron Rodgers quickly receiving his own new mega-deal, don't hold your breath. So said the Green Bay Packers quarterback himself Tuesday in an exclusive interview with Sporting News. "How it affects me? I think..." August 30

  • Olivia Munn ‘couldn’t care less’ who Aaron Rodgers is dating

    Sportress of Blogitude "Olivia Munn reportedly “couldn’t care less” who former boyfriend Aaron Rodgers might be dating amid rumors the Green Bay Packers quarterback may be involved with soccer star Marie Margolius. Rodgers was spotted dining out with Margolius on the Upper East Side, per a Page Six report. Munn, who..." August 16

  • Brett Favre thinks Aaron Rodgers has plenty of time left to win second Super Bowl

    ESPN "Brett Favre thinks Aaron Rodgers has done just about everything he could to win a second Super Bowl, but the former Green Bay Packers quarterback thinks the current one still has plenty of time left to do so. Like Favre, Rodgers has won just one title -- and it has been more than six years..." August 10

  • Aaron Rodgers: Packers’ championship window will be ‘open for a while’

    Larry Brown Sports "Aaron Rodgers is likely well into the second half of his professional football career by now, but the two-time NFL MVP insists he does not feel any added pressure to win another Super Bowl because of it. In an interview with Peter King of The MMQB, Rodgers said he does not buy into the idea..." August 07

  • Aaron Rodgers wants to play for Packers at age 40

    ESPN "Aaron Rodgers knows exactly where he wants to be when he turns 40. "Hopefully right here," Rodgers said standing in front of his locker at Lambeau Field. "Hopefully talking to you guys right here." On the day Tom Brady turned 40, Rodgers said he not only hopes he's still playing at that age..." August 03

  • Aaron Rodgers Records Interviews With Reporters So They Can't Twist His Words Around

    The Big Lead "Aaron Rodgers joined the Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz today, and not surprisingly it was an insightful spot. Towards the beginning, Le Batard asked the Packers QB about his trust levels with the media. Rodgers responded that for a couple years, when he’s in one-on-one setting with reporters,..." August 03

  • McCarthy: Packers need to 'take care' of Rodgers' arm

    ESPN "Aaron Rodgers probably won’t play much this preseason; that’s nothing new for a quarterback who played only two series in one exhibition game last season. But he won’t be easing his way into training camp, either. There was Rodgers on Thursday, taking his usual snaps with the starting offense..." July 28

  • Aaron Rodgers has rekindled “love affair” with football

    ESPN "Aaron Rodgers has fallen in love again. No, we're not talking about the once fiercely private Green Bay Packers quarterback's personal life, which remains fodder for entertainment magazines and gossip sites. This "love affair" -- his phrase -- is more of a rekindling of a passion that has been..." July 27

  • Aaron Rodgers defends Mike McCarthy against criticism

    Larry Brown Sports "Aaron Rodgers is defending his head coach against criticism from outsiders. Well, in this case, a specific outsider. Greg Jennings, who played from the Packers from 2006-2012, has been critical of the team since his departure. His most recent comments were aimed at Mike McCarthy. “If we had..." July 21

  • Lindsey Vonn sets record straight on Aaron Rodgers rumors

    Sportress of Blogitude "Lindsey Vonn sought to clarify that she is nothing more than friends with Aaron Rodgers after rumors started that the two may be an item. The whole situation began to evolve after Vonn recently made several comments on photos Rodgers posted to his Instagram account. In one recent post, Vonn..." July 20

  • Aaron Rodgers: I'm starting back nine of my career

    NFL.com "It's hard to believe that Aaron Rodgers is entering his 13th NFL season. After a mesmerizing 2016 campaign in which he threw 40 touchdowns versus only seven interceptions, the Green Bay Packers quarterback is still at the top of his game. Rodgers, who turns 34 in December, knows he's far..." July 12

  • Crazy stat shows Aaron Rodgers is undeniably NFL’s best QB

    Sportsnaut "There’s always a raging debate about who the best quarterback in the NFL is from year to year. But until Aaron Rodgers takes a tumble down the rabbit hole, he is undeniably the best quarterback in the NFL, despite what New England Patriots fans would tell you. We could look at his career stats..." July 08

  • Aaron Rodgers will be first QB with 300 TDs before 100 interceptions

    Pro Football Talk "Ten players in NFL history have thrown 300 or more touchdown passes. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is poised to become the 11th — and the first to do so before throwing 100 interceptions. As noted by Elisha Twerski, Rodgers needs three touchdown passes to become the 11th player in NFL..." July 06

  • Martellus Bennett: Aaron Rodgers better than Tom Brady

    Sportsnaut "Martellus Bennett is living a life that is not too shabby. Last year, the tight end earned a Super Bowl ring with the New England Patriots playing with future Hall of Fame quarterback Tom Brady. This season, Bennett is in Wisconsin catching footballs from another future Hall of Famer, Green Bay..." June 26

  • CAA Signs Green Bay Packers’ Aaron Rodgers

    Variety "Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has signed with CAA’s sports division for commercial representation. CAA will explore opportunities for Rodgers in film, television, endorsements, speaking, business development, digital media, publishing, philanthropy, and other areas. “Beyond being..." June 24

  • Aaron Rodgers not at top of QB pay scale, but 'team appreciates me'

    ESPN "Earlier this offseason, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was asked whether the big deal that Mike Glennon got as a free agent amid rising salaries for quarterbacks across the board should lead to talk about a new deal of his own. Rodgers said he thinks “it has to,” but he doesn’t sound like..." June 06

  • Martellus Bennett making it a priority to get to know Aaron Rodgers

    Wisconsin State Journal "Martellus Bennett clearly is one smart dude. This is obvious not because he was able to rattle off a list of must-reads from his library — a list that includes, but is not limited to, Douglas Adams’ “The Hitchhikers’ Guide to the Galaxy” and “The Restaurant at the End of the Universe,” Paulo..." May 29

  • Aaron Rodgers: Martellus Bennett will bring ‘extreme confidence’ to Packers

    ALL 22 "The Green Bay Packers are coming off of a run to the NFC Championship game, but quarterback Aaron Rodgers says new tight end Martellus Bennett will bring a newfound swagger to the franchise. Bennett signed with the Packers after winning the Super Bowl with the New England Patriots last season...." May 24