Posted January 09, 2013 on gnb.scout.com
Hot News for QB Aaron Rodgers
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Expert: Rodgers Not Playing Particularly Great

4,569 yards passing, 40 TDs and 12 wins (and counting) isn’t good enough for everybody Well, not everybody is enamored with Aaron Rodgers. Here’s what Greg Cosell, a senior producer at NFL for over three decades, had to say about Green Bay’s Pro Bowl quarterback: ”I’m not saying this to be bold or controversial, but I don’t think Aaron Rodgers is playing particularly...

Packers must protect Rodgers to beat 49ers

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Aaron Rodgers is capable of making throws under pressure at an elite level. His combination of speed, scrambling ability and arm strength all make it look easy when defenses start caving in the pocket and yet he still rockets a completed pass downfield to a tightly covered receiver. But even a quarterback with Rodgers talent needs time to throw to be most effective...

Rodgers back in Bay Area with Packers for playoffs

The anxiety-filled green room and draft day seem so long ago now to Aaron Rodgers. Still, on this weekend, any lingering feelings of frustration about how far he dropped will be directed right at the team that passed him up with the No. 1 pick nearly eight years ago. Rodgers brings the high-scoring Green Bay Packers (12-5) to Candlestick Park on Saturday to face No. 2 seed San...

Experience gap wide between Rodgers, Kaepernick

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Aaron Rodgers knows the Packers aren't going to advance to the NFC Championship Game without him performing at the elite level he's capable of. That's fine by him. In fact, the star quarterback and league's reigning Most Valuable Player embraces that role. "Guys are counting on me to play well," Rodgers said this week. "I take that...

Robert Griffin III’s Value, Aaron Rodgers’ MVP Status Among Top 10 Lessons Learned From Wild Card Weekend (Photos)

One week after ending the season as the toast of the NFL, several playoff-bound teams fell back to earth this weekend, seeing their seasons end against battled-tested foes. The Colts, Redskins, Vikings and Bengals were no longer darlings for beating the odds and making the postseason. Instead, they were the latest to be ousted, with the Packers, Texans and Ravens proving their pedigree...

Packers head to San Francisco

Here’s a video from the tailgating scene at last week’s Green Bay win over Minnesota courtesy of Coors Light, and now the Packers head to San Francisco where the weather should be a little warmer. You’ve got to love playoff football! Aaron Rodgers seems to be in top form, while the QB situation for the 49ers is much more muddled with a rookie taking over the reins. I like Green...

The NFL MVP Debate … And Why The Guy Who Should Win It Probably Won’t

As we head into the weekend of Divisional round play in the NFL, most fans and pundits are focusing their attention, and rightly so, on the four matchups that will take place this Saturday and Sunday. At the same time, there is an awful lot of focus on the coaching merry-go-round; determining who is to blame for the knee injury suffered by Redskins’ quarterback RGIII; and which...

Divisional Matchups: When Packers Pass

In Part 1 of our five-part series previewing Saturday night's NFC divisional playoff game, beat writers Bill Huber of PackerReport.com and Craig Massei of NinersDigest.com break down the matchups when the Packers hand the ball to Aaron Rodgers and the passing game.

NFL Divisional Playoffs: Green Bay Packers at San Francisco 49ers Preview

NFL Divisional Round: No.3 Green Bay Packers @ No.2 San Francisco 49ers Location: Candlestick Park, San Francisco, California Date: January 12th, 2013 8 PM EST Preview: This is the battle everyone was hoping for when the season started, it started in Week 1 when the 49ers edged out Green Bay in Lambeau 30-22. Now just  18 weeks later Packers QB Aaron Rodgers returns home to the...

Gameday Ticket Preview: 49ers vs Packers

The San Francisco 49ers welcome the Green Bay Packers in a rematch of their week one battle during the 2012 NFL regular season. Aaron Rodgers and the Packers will look to avenge the 30-22 loss at Lambeau Field, while the 49ers, backed by the young Colin Kaepernick, will try to vault themselves to their second NFC Championship game in as many years. This is obviously a huge game in...

Packers' receivers ready, willing open? targets

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It seemed like it should have been a great day for the Packers' healthy group of wide receivers in the playoff win over the Minnesota Vikings. For the first time since Week 4, quarterback Aaron Rodgers had all of his playmakers on the field together for longer than one drive. But it wasn't Randall Cobb or Greg Jennings or Jordy Nelson or James Jones or...

INVESTIGATIVE REPORT: Did the Packers Actually Lose Saturday?

If you had the horrible misfortune of going to work Monday morning this week and interacting with a Green Bay Packers fan, they were probably very prompt in reminding you that their favorite team of fat people beat the Minnesota Vikings Saturday night to the tune of 24-10. They'll gloat about how the Vikings defense was no match for a potent, straight, Aaron Rodgers, throwing...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.