Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy stoked the flames of Aaron Rodgers commerce rumors, Thursday, when he refered to the legendary quarterback as a “difficult fella.” Murphy stated it was initially the late common supervisor Ted Thompson who first known as Rodgers difficult.
“I’m usually reminded although… of Ted Thompson, as most of you recognize, only a nice common supervisor, handed away (earlier this yr),” Murphy instructed NBC26 in Green Bay. “(Thompson) usually talked about Aaron, that he is a… and it wasn’t simply Aaron, a variety of totally different gamers. He would say ‘He’s an advanced fella.'”
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In latest months, Rodgers has refused to take part in organized staff actions and minicamp. He’s additionally been linked to a number of groups in commerce rumors together with the Broncos, 49ers, Raiders, and extra.
Murphy beforehand sparked commerce rumors, final week, when he wrote on the staff’s web site that Rodgers has “divided our fan base.”
“The state of affairs we face with Aaron Rodgers has divided our fan base,” he wrote. “The emails and letters that I’ve obtained mirror this truth. As I wrote right here final month, we stay dedicated to resolving issues with Aaron and need him to be our quarterback in 2021 and past. We are working to resolve the state of affairs and understand that the much less each side say publicly, the higher.”[Via]