Latest Aaron Rodgers News

Packers' Watkins, Bucs' Godwin ruled out for Sunday's game

Sep. 23, 2022 16:55 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay’s Tom Brady and Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers will be working without some of their top receivers Sunday when the seven-time Super Bowl winner and four-time MVP face off. The injury report released Friday ruled Green Bay’s Sammy Watkins and Tampa...

Rodgers admires Brady, doesn't expect to play until he's 45

Sep. 22, 2022 19:54 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — While Aaron Rodgers has a deep appreciation for what Tom Brady has accomplished during an unparalleled NFL career, he doesn’t see himself following the seven-time Super Bowl champion’s lead of playing well into his 40s. “I’ll be doing something else. I...

Bears' Smith misses second straight practice with hip injury

Sep. 22, 2022 18:02 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears star linebacker Roquan Smith missed his second consecutive practice Thursday because of a hip injury, leaving his status for this week's game in question. The Bears are scheduled to host former coach Lovie Smith and the Houston Texans on...

Bears look to bounce back against Smith, winless Texans

Sep. 22, 2022 16:53 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears were riding high after a surprising victory over San Francisco in a rain-soaked season opener at Soldier Field, only to get taken down by Aaron Rodgers and the rival Green Bay Packers yet again. They will try to bounce back when Lovie...

Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers meet for only 5th time as starters

Sep. 22, 2022 13:23 PM EDT

GREEN BAY (1-1) at TAMPA BAY (2-0) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EDT, FOX BETTING LINE: Buccaneers by 1½, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Packers 1-1, Buccaneers 2-0. SERIES RECORD: Packers lead 33-23-1. LAST...

Watkins capitalizing on his new opportunity with Packers

Sep. 21, 2022 19:23 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Green Bay Packers wide receiver Sammy Watkins has wasted no time showing he remains a deep threat in his ninth NFL season. He also has shown that catching passes isn’t the only way he can contribute. Watkins is Green Bay’s leading receiver...

Early season downturn in offense avoids Ravens, Dolphins

Sep. 21, 2022 03:00 AM EDT

The downturn in offense from the first two weeks of the NFL season hasn't touched all corners of the league with a handful of players and teams putting up staggering numbers. Never was that more evident than from Miami's comeback win at Baltimore last week. Scoring and...

Fine line between longevity, Brady and a Sayers-like career

Sep. 20, 2022 02:44 AM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — There’s a fine line between a Tom Brady and a Gale Sayers. Whether a player is a seven-time Super Bowl champion who plays well into his 40s like Brady or all-time great running back knocked out of football during his prime like Sayers there’s an element of...

Bucs stingy defense hitting on all cylinders in 2-0 start

Sep. 19, 2022 20:18 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are 2-0, thanks to a pair of strong performances by a ball-hawking, stingy defense that looks as though it has a chance to be special. The Bucs haven’t needed Tom Brady to be at his best in beating Dallas and NFC South rival New Orleans...

Bears regroup after getting picked apart by Rodgers, Packers

Sep. 19, 2022 19:22 PM EDT

The Chicago Bears were feeling good about themselves following a surprising, rain-soaked victory over the San Francisco 49ers at Soldier Field to start coach Matt Eberflus' first season. Leave it to Aaron Rodgers and the rival Green Bay Packers to bring them down a peg, this time...