Inexperienced Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers appreciates town of Chicago, and he loves enjoying at Soldier Area. Nonetheless, he can’t envision ever enjoying on the opposite facet of the NFL’s oldest rivalry.
Requested Wednesday if he might ultimately see himself below middle for the Chicago Bears, Rodgers answered clearly and truthfully.
“No, no. It is simply not going to occur, man.”
Rodgers stated whereas shaking his head with a smile on his face.
The Packers and Bears will renew their rivalry Sunday in Chicago. Rodgers will begin his twenty seventh profession sport towards the Bears, and the Packers are 21-5 within the earlier 26 video games, together with a playoff win within the NFC title sport after the 2010 season.
“It has been battles. Nonetheless a rivalry, although. Been some enjoyable ones over time.”
Due to Rodgers and Brett Favre, the Inexperienced Bay group leads the all-time sequence 101-95-6. No quarterback has a better passer score towards the Bears than Rodgers (105.3) in NFL historical past.
Sunday would be the fiftieth assembly between the Packers and Bears at Soldier Area. The Packers have 10 of the final 11 video games in Windy Metropolis.
“I really like the stadium down there. It is an excellent venue.”
Rodgers can tie Favre’s group document with 25 landing passes at Soldier Area with two extra landing passes on Sunday. He already holds the group document with 55 complete landing passes towards the Bears.
The Packers have swept the season sequence with the Bears in every of the final two years and 16 of the earlier 27 years.
Whilst a customer, Rodgers at all times likes enjoying towards the Bears in Chicago.
“They don’t seem to be extraordinarily proud of me, not very cordial more often than not, however I respect that. It is an excellent sports activities city. I’ve at all times loved town. Loved the followers, regardless that they have not actually loved me, it is fantastic, I get it.”
Rodgers stated in his Wednesday interview.
Rodgers season stats
After enjoying one of many worst video games of his profession in Week 1 towards the New Orleans Saints, Rodgers is again to the shape that awarded him the MVP prize final season.
The Packers quarterback tried 163 passes in 5 video games, finishing 107 for 1,241 yards, ten touchdowns and solely three interceptions (two of them in Week 1).
Rodgers has a passer score of 101.3 after 5 weeks.