Aaron Rodgers RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • 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