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After his team got torched by the 49ers’ read-option last week, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers says he doesn’t believe it will last long.
“I think the league is cyclical and things can come back around that were being used 20, 30 years ago. But this too will pass,” Rodgers said on his weekly radio show on 540 ESPN and ESPNWisconsin.com on Tuesday. “Some of the pistol read-option stuff will eventually pass. Now, that may not be for 10 more years.
“The athletic quarterback I don’t think is going to pass at all. I think you’ve seen a trend of more and more guys who can make plays when the pocket breaks down and extend plays, who are also good passers. I think you’re going to continue to see that; we’ve seen a lot of that the last few years especially.
“Obviously (look at) the year that (Washington’s) Robert Griffin (III) had this year and his mobility. (Seattle’s) Russell Wilson is an athletic guy and (Indianapolis’) Andrew Luck, as well, is an underrated athlete. So yo
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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will not play in the 2013 Pro Bowl.
One year after Rodgers publicly criticized the effort from certain players in the Pro Bowl, he has withdrawn himself from the game, citing injuries.
"I'm not going," Rodgers said on his weekly radio show. "I don't know if this is hot off the wire, but I didn't pass...
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Green Bay Packer quarterback Aaron Rodgers has decided to drop out of this year’s Pro Bowl due to numerous nagging injuries.
The New York Giants have announced that Eli Manning will replace Rodgers on the NFC roster.
QB Eli Manning will be replacing Packers QB Aaron Rodgers in this years Pro Bowl
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Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson and Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will not participate in the Pro Bowl later this month. Tamba Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Vincent Jackson has been named to replace Johnson, who has an injury. Rodgers said on his weekly radio show he won't play in the Pro Bowl because of multiple unspecified injuries, according to...
As the NFL Pro Bowl draws closer, the list of players opting out of the annual All-Star event usually grows fairly long prior to kickoff. Two players voted to the Pro Bowl decided to opt out of the event on Tuesday. Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers and Detroit Lions WR Calvin Johnson have both decided to skip the game. Both players are citing injuries as the reason for the decision...
With Chip Kelly moving his option-based offense from Oregon to the NFL with the Philadelphia Eagles, and with option-oriented Colin Kaepernick coming off the most prolific rushing game a quarterback's ever had, and with option star Robert Griffin III likely to win the offensive rookie of the year award, and with option stud Russell Wilson likely to be Griffin's runner up...
Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael FInley complained earlier in the season about Aaron Rodgers not throwing him the ball enough.
His agent has even ripped Rodgers as well.
There was a report that the Packers will get rid of Finley this offseason, but we’ll have to wait and see.
Packers head coach Mike McCarthy did mention that Finley was a different person during the second...
Mike Francesa explains that Peyton Manning is the MVP over Adrian Peterson because the former is a quarterback and when he asked everyone who they'd pick, Aaron Rodgers or Peterson, in a hypothetical...
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