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You all probably have heard of Aaron Rodgers and his “discount double check” move, but one thing you might not know about the guy is his love for photobombing the team’s weekly captain picture. So if he does this every week, why would you care about this one. Because the man pulled off the “Smokin Jay Cutler” meme right before their division clinching win over those Chicago Bears. That’s why. Do whatever you want Aaron, as long as you carry me to a fantasy football title this weekend. If you want to see more of Rodgers’ antics just go to the site dedicated to such a thing.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. Less than eight minutes away from clinching the NFC North, the Packers, with a comfortable 21-10 lead over the Chicago Bears, decided to try a trick play. However, it backfired terribly, almost got the Bears back in the game and had quarterback Aaron Rodgers wondering why it was even attempted.
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