Aaron Rodgers reportedly desires out of Inexperienced Bay, and Packers head coach Matt LaFleur mentioned he “cannot fathom” the concept that the reigning MVP not being in Inexperienced Bay.
“Yeah, I do know, and I am unable to even take my mind to that spot proper now,” LaFleur mentioned Saturday following the conclusion of the NFL draft, in accordance with ESPN’s Rob Demovsky. “So I simply need to do every thing in my energy to make sure that does not occur.
“I am unable to fathom [him] not being in Inexperienced Bay. That is the place my thoughts’s at. I do not solely love the participant, however I like the individual. I like working with him every day; I feel all of us do — from the gamers in that locker room to the teaching employees. Once more, I do not even need to let my thoughts go there.”
Rodgers is reportedly sad with the franchise and will not return until normal supervisor Brian Gutekunst is fired. His frustration started when Gutekunst opted to pick Jordan Love in final 12 months’s draft.
Packers president Mark Murphy confirmed the rift between the 2 sides on Saturday and NBC’s Mike Tirico had an off-camera dialogue with Rodgers on the Kentucky Derby by which the veteran quarterback expressed disappointment that the information had been made public.
Inexperienced Bay doesn’t need to commerce Rodgers, however he may drive a transfer by skipping offseason exercises, coaching camp and even probably retiring.
At this level, the Packers may enter the 2021 marketing campaign with Love as their starter, which would not be supreme after he served because the third-string quarterback final season.