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QB Aaron Rodgers: the best player in the NFL according to his peers
The AP made it known with their MVP vote, and now other NFL players have confirmed it.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is the best player in the NFL.
NFL Network over the past ten weeks has been airing a countdown of the “Top 100 Players of 2012” as voted upon by NFL players themselves. Each week the show has counted down 10 players, with tonight’s show being the final one.
Some have said this list is silly and pointless, but I’d argue this is more important than they think because NFL players are the ones voting, not media members. I can’t speak for the players, but if I were one this would be of some significance because it means they have the respect of their peers and I know that to someone like Rodgers that means a great deal.
This honor is just further proof of Rodgers’ incredible rise to the top of the NFL. Four years ago he was being booed for throwing incomplete passes in a SCRIMMAGE j...
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The list of accomplishments, accolades and honors in the career of Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers continues to grow. Rodgers can now add 'No. 1 player in the NFL' to his resume after topping the NFL Network's "Top 100" list.Rodgers, at only 28 years old, already has a Super Bowl ring and an MVP trophy with no signs of slowing down in his future. With this...
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Aaron Rodgers, fresh off one of the most impressive seasons by a quarterback in NFL history, was voted the No. 1 player in the NFL Networks Top 100 series. The voting, which was done by NFL players, saw the 2011 NFL MVP come in at the top. In 2011, Rodgers threw for 45 touchdowns and six interceptions while guiding the Green Bay Packers to a 15-1 record and the top seed in the...
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was voted the NFL’s best player by players around the league. Even though he had a rough playoff game against the New York Giants I can’t argue with him being number one.
While watching Rodgers go to work over the course of the entire 2011 season, he was almost flawless and picked apart opposing defenses with ease.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Aaron Rodgers isn't the type of superstar player who gives out compliments to teammates just for a few feel-good moments in the name of team chemistry building. The methodical Green Bay Packers quarterback, who has never met a question that he didn't have an answer ready for, is just as quick to come with criticism when he feels it's warranted.
Aaron Rodgers was recently announced as the number one NFL player of the 2012 season. With that said, let us take a look at some of the numbers behind the top 100 NFL players.
Most players by division
AFC North: 16
NFC East: 16
NFC North: 16
NFC South: 13
NFC West: 13
AFC South: 9
AFC West: 9
AFC East: 8
Most players on the list by team
There will come a day when what Brett Favre says about Aaron Rodgers won't matter to Green Bay Packers fans, but that day probably has not yet arrived.
NFL Network has spent the better part of the last week releasing excerpts of Favre's interview with Deion Sanders, and in the most recent clip, Favre was asked about the NFL quarterbacks that get his attention. He first talked...
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After the departure of Brett Favre, Aaron Rodgers instantly became the face of the Green Bay Packers franchise. Now,the NFL Network released its Top 100 Players Poll on Wednesday night and as many expected, Rodgers was on top. Rodgers led the Packers to an NFL-best 15-1 record while leading the NFL with a 122.5 passer rating. After winning the Super Bowl XLV, the Packers were a favorite...
Polarizing graybeard Brett Favre managed to compliment his successor as the quarterback of the Green Bay Packers, 2011 AP NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers, during a recent interview with Deion Sanders that will soon air on the NFL Network. Favre, who … Continue reading →
Here is a sneak preview of the upcoming Training Camp Preview edition of Packer Report Magazine, which was created by Ray Nitschke 40 years ago. At quarterback, the outlook couldn't be brighter with reigning MVP Aaron Rodgers. The backup situation, however, isn't quite as rosy.
Over the last month and a half, NFL Network has been releasing their list of the Top-100 Players in the NFL according to player votes. They concluded their programming on the top-100 list on Wednesday night with the unveiling of numbers 5-1. The top player, as voted by his peers, was Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers. With the QB position being the most important position in all...
The NFC North has vastly improved its quarterback play as a whole over the years.
With Aaron Rodgers, Matthew Stafford, Jay Cutler and Christian Ponder atop the depth chart of their respective teams could they be the best group in the league?
The other divisions that could have the best group of quarterbacks are the NFC South, NFC East and AFC West.
The NFC North has to be a top...