Aaron Rodgers

Football Player + Quarterback
Born Dec 2, 1983

Aaron Charles Rodgers is an American football quarterback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL). He was selected in the first round (24th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft by the Packers. He was picked 23 picks after San Francisco 49ers quarterback, Alex Smith. Rodgers was expected to go earlier in the draft, but as a first round pick.… Read More

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1983 Birth Born on December 2, 1983.


1997 13 Years Old The Rodgers family returned to Chico in 1997, and Aaron attended Pleasant Valley High School, starting for two years at quarterback and garnering 4,421 passing yards. … Read More
2001 17 Years Old Rodgers set a single-season school record with 2,466 total yards in 2001.
2002 18 Years Old He graduated in spring 2002.
After one year at Butte Community College, Rodgers received an athletic scholarship to attend the University of California, Berkeley, where he played for the California Golden Bears football team from 2003 to 2004. … Read More


…  He was selected in the first round (24th overall) of the 2005 NFL Draft by the Packers. … Read More
2006 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Rodgers saw very little action during the 2006 season, but did step in on October 2 when Favre left due to injury. … Read More
Rodgers made a full recovery and was ready for the start of the 2007 season. … Read More
2008 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Brett Favre's retirement announcement on March 4, 2008 opened up the Packers' starting quarterback position to Rodgers for the 2008 season. … Read More
2009 25 Years Old 1 More Event
For the opening game of the 2009 season, Rodgers recorded his first win in a comeback situation. … Read More
2010 26 Years Old …  He was named the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Year for the 2010 season. … Read More
…  On January 23, 2011 Rodgers had a 55.4 passer rating as the Packers beat the No. 2 seed Chicago Bears 21–14 win to capture the NFC championship.
2013 29 Years Old 1 More Event
On April 26, 2013, the Packers and Rodgers agreed to a 5-year, $110 million contract extension making him the highest paid player in NFL history. The Packers began their 2013 season against the reigning NFC champions, the San Francisco 49ers, the team that also ended their playoff run the previous season. … Read More


After leading the Packers to the NFC North championship with a 12–4 record, on January 2, 2015, the Associated Press All-Pro team was named with Rodgers as the quarterback, receiving 44 votes while runner-up Tony Romo received three. … Read More
2016 32 Years Old Rodgers finished the season with 4,643 passing yards, 45 touchdown passes, and six interceptions, good for a passer rating of 122.5, which as of 2016 is the highest single-season passer rating in NFL history.
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