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Green Bay Packers

Position
QB
 
Jersey
12
Name  Aaron Rodgers
Born  12/2/1983
Height  6-2
Weight  225
College  California
10/19/2014 7:23:00 PM
Description: Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was 19-for-22 with 255 yards and three touchdowns against the Panthers on Sunday.
Insight: Rodgers was spectacular again as he spread the ball to all his receivers. Three different wide outs caught the touchdowns, and the running back averaged over four yards per carry. Rodgers is officially back although he didn't really go anywhere.
 
10/12/2014 6:36:00 PM
Description: Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers led Green Bay to a last second win on Sunday.
Insight: He found Andrew Quarless with three seconds left, to steal a victory in Miami. Rodgers finished the afternoon with 264 yards and three touchdowns. Another solid outing for the Packers' star quarterback.
 
9/28/2014 5:06:00 PM
Description: Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers rebounded in a big way on Sunday against the Bears.
Insight: Rodgers completed 22-of-his-28 pass attempts for 302 yards and four touchdowns. Rodgers targeted his two big guns, Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb, and they were open all day. Not that we can expect four touchdown passes per week, but this is closer to the production Rodgers will have the rest of the year. In his first three games, he played three tough pass defenses in Seattle, New York Jets and Detroit.
 
Cold9/21/2014 5:02:00 PM
Description: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers was completely off his game, even missing a wide open Jordy Nelson on a sure touchdown.
Insight: He finished just 16-of-27 for 162 yards and one touchdown. Let's just call it a rare off day and move on.
 
Hot9/14/2014 8:10:00 PM
Description: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers struggled early, but got it going just before halftime with a 97-yard drive for a score.
Insight: Rodgers & Co got rolling in the second half too, including an 80-yard catch and run by Jordy Nelson that left Dee Milliner spinning in futility. Rodgers finished with 346 yards and three scores.
 
9/4/2014 11:46:00 PM
Description: As expected, Packers QB Aaron Rodgers struggled against a stout Seahawks defense on the road.
Insight: Rodgers threw for just 189 yards with a touchdown and an interception. Almost all his targets were within 10 yards of the lineup scrimmage. Its not "breaking news" that fantasy owners should avoid starting players against Seattle in the Pacific northwest.
 
7/16/2014 4:43:00 PM
Description: Packers coach Mike McCarthy and QB Aaron Rodgers both want to run 75 plays a game in 2014, according to ESPN.com.
Insight: The Packers ranked 11th in the NFL with an average of 67.125 plays per game last year and the Broncos were first with 72.25, so 75 plays is ambitious. Still, we like that Green Bay plans to push the pace. That will help Rodgers, Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb and Eddie Lacy all live up to their lofty ADPs.
 
6/23/2014 1:35:00 PM
Description: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel that despite turning 30-years old and coming off an injury-filled season he will still run the football when needed.
Insight: That's good news for fantasy owners. Rodgers is no Michael Vick, or for that matter Colin Kaepernick, Cam Newton or RGIII, but he still averages 4.7 ypc when he runs (18 career TDs).
 
12/29/2013 7:55:00 PM
Description: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers stunned the Bears with a desperation touchdown heave late in the fourth quarter Sunday at Solider Field.
Insight: On 4th and 8 and less than a minute remaining, Rodgers delivered a picture perfect throw to Randall Cobb who took it all the way for the touchdown. Rodgers (318 yards on 25-of-39 passing) looked rusty at first and the two interceptions he threw were a bit uncharacteristic. But when it mattered most, Rodgers was on point. Green Bay will host San Francisco next week in the first round of the playoffs.
 
12/26/2013 2:43:00 PM
Description: Packers coach Mike McCarthy announced on Thursday that Aaron Rodgers would start for Green Bay in Week 17.
Insight: The Packers stayed alive in the NFC North race without their star, but it appears he'll be under center for the winner-take-all matchup with Chicago. Rodgers' return increases the value of everyone on the Green Bay offense. They may also get Randall Cobb back in the lineup.
 
12/20/2013 1:55:00 PM
Description: Packers coach Mike McCarthy made it official - QB Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) will not play in Week 16.
Insight: Thanks to a great comeback in Dallas and Justin Tucker's kicking on Monday night, the Packers control their own fate and will win the NFC North if they win their final two games. But it appears that they will have to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers with Matt Flynn under center.
 
12/20/2013 9:46:00 AM
Description: All signs are pointing to Packers QB Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) sitting in Week 16.
Insight: Thanks to a great comeback in Dallas and Justin Tucker's kicking on Monday night, the Packers control their own fate and will win the NFC North if they win their final two games. But it appears that they will have to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers with Matt Flynn under center. We await official word.
 
12/18/2013 5:08:00 PM
Description: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers (collarbone) still has not been cleared by team doctors, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
Insight: Thanks to a great comeback in Dallas and Justin Tucker's kicking on Monday night, the Packers now control their own fate and will win the NFC North if they win their final two games. Fantasy owners should prepare for a late-week decision regarding Green Bay's starting QB in Week 16 against Pittsburgh.
 
12/17/2013 11:24:00 AM
Description: Aaron Rodgers (broken collarbone) has another doctor's appointment scheduled for Wednesday to determine is he can get the ok to play Sunday.
Insight: Thanks to a great comeback in Dallas and Justin Tucker's kicking on Monday night, the Packers now control their own fate. Green Bay will win the NFC North if they win their final two games. That would be a lot easier with All-Pro Rodgers under center.
 
12/13/2013 2:18:00 PM
Description: Aaron Rodgers (broken collarbone) didn't take any snaps with the first team on Friday and has been ruled out for Sunday's game in Dallas. On Thursday, Rodgers had indicated that he'd need to get the majority of the first-team reps on Friday to start.
Insight: Matt Flynn will start for the third week in a row. Rodgers may not play again this season if the Packers can't stay in the playoff race.
 
12/11/2013 11:55:00 AM
Description: According to ESPN's Ed Werder, the Packers are pessimistic about Aaron Rodgers' chances of being cleared for Sunday's game at Dallas.
Insight: Rodgers admitted Tuesday he "didn't feel good" at last week's practice while acknowledging that he's having trouble making simple movements. Matt Flynn will likely start again Sunday.
 
12/10/2013 8:14:00 PM
Description: Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers gave an update on his collarbone injury Tuesday during his weekly radio show. Unfortunately for fantasy owners, the news he shared wasn't very encouraging.
Insight: Rodgers admitted he "didn't feel good" at last week's practice while acknowledging that he's having trouble making simple movements. If we had to guess, we'd expect Matt Flynn to start Sunday against Dallas.
 
12/10/2013 10:42:00 AM
Description: We should get an update on Aaron Rodgers' status after team physician Dr. Pat McKenzie evaluates him on Wednesday.
Insight: Rodgers (broken collarbone) has been practicing, but without contact. Detroit's loss on Sunday has Green Bay back in the playoff hunt so Rodgers definitely has incentive to return before the season ends.
 
12/6/2013 1:57:00 PM
Description: The official word on Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers is out and so is Rodgers for Week 14.
Insight: Rodgers (broken collarbone) has been allowed to practice, but without contact. It will be another weekend of Matt Flynn. Rodgers could return in Week 15 if the Packers are still in the playoff hunt.
 
12/5/2013 11:38:00 AM
Description: We are still awaiting official word on Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers' availability for Sunday's game with Atlanta, but we are leaning toward his not being available at this time.
Insight: Rodgers (broken collarbone) has been allowed to practice, but without contact. Look for another weekend of Matt Flynn. Rodgers could return in Week 15 if the Packers are still in the playoff hunt.
 

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