Latest Aaron Rodgers News

Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson are among several NFL stars with something to prove this season

Jul. 18, 2024 13:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Rodgers knows all eyes are on him. That's nothing new for the four-time NFL MVP. But the 40-year-old New York Jets quarterback enters this season, his 20th in the league, with plenty to prove after missing all but four snaps last year because of a torn...

Pereira retains light heavyweight title with 2nd-round TKO of Prochazka at UFC 303

Jun. 30, 2024 01:54 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Alex Pereira first became a champion kickboxer and then moved to the UFC and won title belts in the middleweight and light heavyweight divisions. And, after Saturday night's convincing victory over top-ranked challenger Jiri Prochazka in UFC 303, he might not be...

Jets coach Robert Saleh says there's 'no issue' with Aaron Rodgers' minicamp absence

Jun. 12, 2024 15:43 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers' absence is no big deal as far as Robert Saleh and the New York Jets are concerned. The quarterback not being present for the team's two-day minicamp made headlines when Saleh announced Tuesday neither Rodgers nor edge rusher Haason Reddick...

Jets' Hall says 49ers' McCaffrey is 'the standard' for running backs and he aims to reach that level

Jun. 12, 2024 06:03 AM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Breece Hall sees where Christian McCaffrey is at in his NFL career and ponders the possibilities. The New York Jets running back is entering his third season as one of the league's top players at his position. But his ultimate goal is to be as consistently...

Aaron Rodgers and Haason Reddick are not attending Jets' mandatory minicamp

Jun. 11, 2024 19:32 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — New York Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers and edge rusher Haason Reddick are not participating in the team's mandatory minicamp this week, unexcused absences that subject both to fines. Coach Robert Saleh said Tuesday he has spoken to both players. Rodgers'...

Packers' receiving depth should give Jordan Love options even if nobody emerges as No. 1 target

Jun. 05, 2024 11:56 AM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers quarterback Jordan Love might not have a clear-cut No. 1 receiver among his plethora of potential targets. But he has so many options that he doesn’t believe it’s necessary that one stand out. “I think it’s a good...

Jets' Quinnen Williams knew Aaron Rodgers has had a long NFL career. But he's stunned it's Year 20

May. 29, 2024 15:54 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Quinnen Williams couldn’t believe his ears. A reporter was asking the star defensive lineman a question after practice Wednesday when he pointed out that 40-year-old quarterback Aaron Rodgers is entering his 20th season in the NFL. ...

Jets sign running back and return specialist Tarik Cohen, who last played in the NFL in 2020

May. 29, 2024 15:06 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets on Wednesday signed former Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen, who last played in the NFL in 2020 because of injuries. The 28-year-old Cohen was an All-Pro as a kick return specialist in 2018 and was selected for the Pro Bowl. He...

Sean Payton praises all 3 quarterbacks competing for Broncos starting job

May. 23, 2024 18:34 PM EDT

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos closed out their first week of OTAs Thursday with coach Sean Payton praising all three quarterbacks competing for the starting job and cautioning that nothing should be read into the order in which they take snaps. “We try to split up...

Jets QB Aaron Rodgers is 'doing everything' at practice in his return from torn Achilles tendon

May. 21, 2024 16:17 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Aaron Rodgers is throwing and, more importantly, running again — and officially putting his torn Achilles tendon behind him. The New York Jets quarterback has no limitations as he practices with the team during organized team activities, which began...