The Green Bay Packers offense has looked off-kilter throughout the 2022 campaign and, more specifically, so has the NFL’s back-to-back MVP, Aaron Rodgers. Well, the quarterback revealed on Wednesday that he has been dealing with a broken thumb on his throwing hand dating back to Week 5.
While the severity of the injury may be noteworthy, the Packers had been listing Rodgers on the injury report with a right thumb injury for the last few weeks. Rodgers, who has played with broken fingers in the past, went on to say that he has not considered surgery and intends to play through the injury.
“I think I’ve had worse injuries I’ve played with,” Rodgers said when asked about throwing the ball with the broken thumb. “Definitely a challenge, but the days off help. Feeling better this week.”
The timeline of Rodgers’ injury coincides with the Packers five-game losing streak that was just recently snapped against the Cowboys in Week 10. Green Bay is also…
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Author : Tyler Sullivan
Publish date : 2022-11-23 23:30:41
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