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Did you hear? It’s 12-12-12. Of course you did because your annoying high school friends on Facebook won’t shut up about this historic day.
Have you seen a post today about famous athletes who wore #12? Of course you have because that’s the easy way out on the Internet. Take a subject, give 40% effort and pump out a post that features Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers and Andrew Luck. Maybe Joe Namath, too.
We gave 100% effort and unearthed some names from the past that might not have been all-time #12 greats, but still deserve your attention on this historic day.
Make your own lists. Worst QBs to ever wear #12 – Gus Frerotte, Chris Chandler, Bob Griese?
There’s even a Fat Lever (NBA player) mention in this gallery. Like I said, we gave 100% effort.
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It took 44 minutes of blabbering on the Tuesdays With Aaron Rodgers radio show on ESPN Radio Wisconsin before host Jason Wilde finally asked the Packers QB about the purported black thong from Sunday’s Lions game.
And then Rodgers ruined all the fun by telling Wilde that thing you see above isn’t a black thong.
Wilde asked, “Why were you wearing a thong?”
“I was wearing...
Last fall, Stevens Point, Wis., Packers fan Jennifer Brilowski started a push on her Facebook page to turn Dec. 12, 2012 into Aaron Rodgers Day. More than a year later, she'll get the chance Wednesday to celebrate what has turned into an officially recognized event by the State of Wisconsin with Packers fans everywhere and Rodgers himself.
Only Rodgers doesn't expect much...
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Well, quarterback Aaron Rodgers has his own tradition with the team-captain pictures: He photobombs every single one of them.
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Construction work at Lambeau Field sparked a minor fire that caused about $5,000 in damage to the Green Bay Packers stadium.
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The area was evacuated. No one was hurt.
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Aaron Rodgers needs no reminder.
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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Construction work at Lambeau Field sparked a minor fire that caused about 5,000 in damage to the Green Bay Packers stadium.
WLUK-TV reports workers were cutting a beam near the fourth floor Wednesday when sparks landed inside a wall, igniting foam insulation.
The area was evacuated. One firefighter suffered a minor back injury.
Green Bay Fire Lt. Nick Craig...
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