American Football Player (1983 – )
Aaron Rodgers is an American football Quarterback who is vastly well known as a player of ‘Green Bay Packers’ in the National Football League (NFL) since 2005. He’s additionally known for being a former college player for California with the ‘Bert Bell Award’ in 2011.
Aaron Rodgers’s Biography Facts
Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Aaron Rodgers was born to Darla Leigh and Edward Wesley Rodgers, a former footballer for Chico State Wildcats, in Chico, California, United States of America, as Aaron Charles Rodgers. He was born on Dec 2, 1983, and was raised in Ukiah, California because he and his family moved there when he was a child.
He looks to be of Irish, English, and of German Ancestry. Although his family moved to Ukiah, they came back to Chico, California and continued his further studies.
Talking about the academic background of Aaron Rodgers, he attended Oak Manor Elementary School during his days in Ukiah, California however, moved to Vose Elementary School and Whitford Middle School in Beaverton, Oregon. He additionally applied for school Pleasant Valley High School, Chico in 1997.
While his days at the elementary school and high school, he was one among the most active students and played exceptionally well. His performance was extremely acclaimed by the viewers that created him more motivated to pursue a career in football.
Professional Life and Career
As a college transfer with 3 years of eligibility, Rodgers was named the starting quarterback for California in the fifth game of the 2003 season, ironically, against the sole team that offered him a division I chance out of high school, Illinois. He helped lead the Golden Bears to an 8-6 record, as well as an upset win over then-No. 3 ranked University of Southern California and an Insight Bowl victory against the Virginia tech Hokies.
As a junior, Rodgers led California to the No. 4 ranking within the country, earning a spot in the holiday Bowl. after the season, Rodgers entered the 2005 NFL Draft and was expected to be chooseed in the top 10 and was thought of because the potential number one pick overall. His slip to the 24th choice became one of the most important stories of the 2005 draft, however still he was the second quarterback taken in the draft. Rodgers posted spectacular numbers as a junior with Cal throwing for 2,320 yards with a 67.5 completion rating. He tied an NCAA record when he completed 23 consecutive passes against the eventual national champions, USC. He threw for twenty three touchdowns and only seven interceptions in his last college season, impressing many NFL scouts. many believe his slip to #24 was due to the actual fact that he’s considered short for a quarterback at 6’2″ tall, furthermore as the so-far unsuccessful NFL careers of most of his college coach Jeff Tedford’s previous quarterbacks. as an alternative, Rodgers’ relatively low draft position could have been because of many of the teams drafting between the second and 23rd positions having greater positional desires than quarterback. Rodgers is one of six quarterbacks coached by Tedford to be drafted in the 1st round, as well as Akili Smith, Trent Dilfer, Joey Harrington, David Carr, and Kyle Boller.
In August 2005, Rodgers, agreed to a reported five-year, $7.7 million deal that included $5.4 million in guaranteed cash and could pay him the maximum amount as $24.5 million if all the incentives and escalators are met.
Rodgers spent a unsatisfying 4-12 2005 Season because the Packers #3 QB behind Brett Favre, who had his worst NFL season as a starter. Rodgers had very little playing time during the year and saw time in a win vs. New Orleans Saints and in a loss to the Baltimore Ravens.
With the announcement that Favre will play again this coming year (and maybe more to come), Rodgers is expected to take care of the position of the second QB on the depth chart.
Aaron is in a relationship. Currently, he’s having an affair with Danica Patrick who was a professional racing driver. His girlfriend shared that she is his biggest fan.
He has been in a relationship with numerous celebrities like Destiny Newton (2011-2013), Jessica Szohr (2011, 2014), Hillary Scott (2010), and Julie Henderson (2009). This 6 feet and 2 inches tall football player had many short-term relationships and he was many times rumored to be in a relationship with some well-known celebrities.
His affair was with actress Olivia Munn from 2014 to 2017 however the 2 have split.
Salary and Net Worth
Aaron Rodgers’ net worth is $70 million.
He has a height of 6 feet 2 inches and a weight of 102 kg. He has biceps size of 16 inches and lights brown hair and blue eyes. His shoe size is unknown.
- All-Pro (2011, 2012, 2014)
- NFL Honors (Player of the Year, 2010, 2015)
- Associated Press Athlete of the Year (2011)
- AP (Most Valuable Player, 2012, 2015)
- NFL Honors (GMC Never Say Never Moment of the Year, 2014)
- Best NFL Player ESPY Award (2012, 2015, 2017)
- NFL Play of the Year Award (2016)
- Best Play ESPY Award (2016, 2017)
Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding his personal and professional life.