Asked about his recent interview with 60 Minutes Aaron Rodgers let it be known he was not a fan of how he was portrayed.
“I wouldn’t put a whole lot of weight into that story,” Rodgers said. “It was cut for their purposes, their agenda, and most of the answers were either just portions of a bigger answer or probably not even for the question that was asked. So, I’m not even going to touch that one.”
The following statement was released by 60 Minutes.
“Aaron Rodgers was never taken out of context and most anybody portrayed as he was on ’60 Minutes’ would have been flattered by the story,” said Jeff Fager, CBS News chairman and the show’s executive producer. “It was fair and accurate and it was obvious we got it right when we reported that he tends to be overly sensitive.”
Rodgers is notorious for being secretive about his life away from the football field.
“60 Minutes” also released a transcript of that portion of the show with reporter Scott Pelley.
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