Packers QB Rodgers to skip Pro Bowl

Associated Press  |  Last updated January 15, 2013

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 10: Quarterback Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers drops back to pass during the 2010 NFC wild-card playoff game against the Arizona Cardinals at the Universtity of Phoenix Stadium on January 10, 2010 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Packers 51-45 in overtime. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers says injuries to ''multiple lower extremities'' will keep him out of the Pro Bowl later this month. Rodgers was to be the NFC's starting quarterback. But the reigning NFL MVP said on his weekly radio show on Milwaukee's ESPN 540 AM on Tuesday that he didn't pass his year-end physical. He wouldn't get into specifics, though he did say injury to his right ankle that landed him on the injury report several times in the second half of the season ''has definitely been a problem.'' ''I'm sorry to the fans, the Green Bay fans that are going to be out there,'' Rodgers said.
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