Dec 31, 2017; Detroit, MI, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (middle) celebrates with teammates during the fourth quarter against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field.  Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports

Aaron Rodgers is not happy about the Green Bay Packers letting quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt go.

Rodgers made the media rounds on Thursday in Minneapolis, but it was his comments on ESPN’s “Golic and Wingo” that stood out. The Packers quarterback made it clear he was not happy that the team did not consult him about Van Pelt leaving as part of their sweeping changes after the season.

Rodgers was very close with Van Pelt, who had been the team’s quarterbacks coach since 2014.

“It’s an awesome relationship that they have,” Packers backup QB Brett Hundley said of Van Pelt and Rodgers in a 2017 quote. “Great chemistry between them. They’re like best friends.”

After moving on from the Packers, Van Pelt will now be the Bengals’ quarterbacks coach.

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