Remember when Aaron Rodgers was gifted that golf cart from David Bakhtiari? Well, the NFL’s back-to-back MVP sure is using it. Now that Rodgers has arrived in Green Bay for the Packers’ mandatory mini camp, Rodgers has taken to driving the cart to practice:
— Scott Grodsky (@ScottGrodsky) June 7, 2022
With gas prices as high as they are, who can hardly blame him? Though, I am not sure how many miles per gallon that golf cart gets.
Aaron Rodgers at Packers Practice
Of course, Aaron Rodgers is at this Packers workout because he has to be. The mandatory team drills have brought in most of the players who were absent from voluntary organized team activities. This includes Sammy Watkins, who previously was missing from the optional activities, much to the ire of Matt LaFleur.
Aaron Rodgers is coming off of his fourth MVP season in which he threw for 4,115 yards and 37 touchdowns. After the Packers drafted Jordan Love in the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft, Rodgers has been on a whole different level.
In large part due to his MVP campaign in 2020, Aaron Rodgers went on the offensive against the Packers front office last season. There were many rumors circulating, including some that said Rodgers would be traded to the Denver Broncos. The media fueled the rumors even more when Aaron Rodgers skipped mandatory mini camp last year.
All that is in the past, though, and Rodgers is back on a three-year $150 million deal. While he has not been present for the team’s voluntary activities, he is present for the mandatory training camp. Ever since Rodgers signed his extension, there has been no drama involving the future Hall of Fame quarterback. There has, though, been plenty of questions about the future of Jordan Love…
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