Originally posted by JayJayDeanWHAT is with all this Aaron Rodgers hate? The guy is a VERY GOOD QB.
Well, he's proven so far only to be a good COLLEGE QB. The same was true with Campbell at Cal in '81...and we all saw how that turned out (dude eventually ditched the NFL for the ministry...not that there's anything wrong w/ that.)
Originally posted by Sec19Row53For what it's worth, other renowned Packer #12s (Rodgers' new number) include Jim Del Gaizo, John Hadl, Brian Dowling (that's "BD" from Doonesbury), and T.J. Rubley. To borrow a phrase from The Thrill - ye gods!
To be fair, there were a couple of good #12's in green-and-gold history:
Bart Starr's backup Zeke Bratkowski...
and The Man With Joe Namath's Knees...LYNN F'N DICKEY.
Full story here (sports.yahoo.com) Gee, the man hired to fill the new position is from the same state as US Senator Arlen Specter, the man who was making the big stink in Congress about "spy gate". What an amazing coincidence!