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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It didn't take long for Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings to find out that his sister, Valyncia Jennings, had taken several shots at quarterback Aaron Rodgers via Twitter during Green Bay's regular-season finale.
As soon as the game ended Sunday, the team's public relations staff informed Jennings about his sister's comments, which included calling Rodgers an "idiot," and writing, "It is so obvious that @GregJennings is being blatantly ignored by ARod."
Jennings called his sister, who has since deleted her Twitter account, the moment he stepped out of the locker room.
"I'm like, 'C'mon, you can't do that to me,' " Jennings said Wednesday. "I'm not mad at her, I'm not saying it was right, I'm not saying it's wrong. It's her opinion. She puts me in a position where I have to answer to you guys, which, selfishly, that's unfair."
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