Ahead of starting his 17th contest with the Green Bay Packers, the quarterback was asked if after what happened in the previous one, this will be his last year as a professional.
After a preseason marked by controversy, which included his absence from voluntary activities and mandatory minicamp, the quarterback Aaron Rodgers is already working with Green bay packers heading into the 2021 season of National Football League (NFL).
Just before starting its 17th contest leading the Wisconsin franchise, there were not a few journalistic versions that pointed out that This year will be the last of the 37-year-old veteran player on the field., even before returning to practice.
With three weeks remaining until NFL 2021 begins, Rodgers held a press conference where he was asked whether this season will be a “farewell tour” of his career, responding that he is willing to enjoy the road with the Packers.
Aaron Rodgers’ final year in the Packers and NFL?
“I don’t want a farewell tour. I don’t know what will happen after this campaign, but I will enjoy it properly, not like it’s the end. I’m going to enjoy it like never before “explained the quarterback, although later he hinted that his retirement is getting closer and closer.
“The reason I’ve been like this is because I knew the clock had started when Jordan Love was recruited. Unless something happens in the campaign that makes me believe that I would be here after 2021, this would be my last year.“Rodgers told reporters.
Remember that although there is no official information, it is almost a fact that after the season that will begin on September 9, he will leave Lambeau Field, it is unknown whether he will retire or play for another franchise.