Aaron Rodgers is not completed sending messages to the Green Bay Packers.
During a press occasion to advertise “The Match,” the charity golf exhibition that may function Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady and golfer Phil Mickelson in opposition to Rodgers and golfer Bryson DeChambeau, Rodgers confirmed up sporting a black T-shirt with block white letters that learn: “I’M OFFENDED” and had an emoji with an offended face.
This was Rodgers’ first public look since Packers president Mark Murphy known as Rodgers a “complicated fella” over the weekend.
Rodgers, recognized for being one of the calculated skilled athletes within the public comments he makes, had a transparent intention about the best way he described his offseason.
“It has been one of those quiet offseason you dream about,” Rodgers stated sarcastically. “You just kind of go through your process on your own, quietly. That’s all you can ask for as an older player in the league and someone who has been around for a long time and just enjoy that time for yourself and be relaxed and not be bothered, not have any obligations and not have anything going on.
“I believe that is what this offseason has been about. It has been about actually having fun with my time and spending it the place I need to spend it and never feeling like I’ve to go wherever and never feeling like I’ve any obligations, however nonetheless being an NFL participant on the similar time. It has been nice.”
Rodgers skipped Green Bay’s mandatory minicamp final week as a present of his frustration and displeasure with the Packers group. Aside from being a guest host of the television quiz show “Jeopardy!”, Rodgers-related content material has additionally dominated the NFL media cycle with extra stories about his simmering discontent surfacing.
The press event also featured the rest of the participants of the golf exhibition, and Brady, trying to stoke a reaction out of Rodgers, made a joke about a costly decision that may have cost Green Bay a chance to make it to Super Bowl 55.
“I do suppose you’ve a companion that may in all probability have preferred to go for it slightly extra usually than he has previously,” Brady stated.
In response to Bray’s comment, DeChambeau said he wouldn’t force Rodgers into anything he didn’t want to do on the golf course. Rodgers, clearly still referring to Brady’s comment, responded: “Well, I normally do not get the choice.”
Brady was almost certainly referring to the NFC Championship Game earlier this year, when Brady’s Buccaneers beat Rodgers and the Packers, in part, because of a late decision by coach Matt LaFleur.
With the Packers down eight with slightly greater than two minutes left to play within the recreation, and with Green Bay having the ball on the Tampa 8-yard line, LaFleur opted to kick a field goal, moderately than go for it on fourth down. The Packers by no means received the ball again, and ultimately misplaced, 31-26.
The Match will likely be held at the Reserve golf course at Moonlight Basin in Montana on July 6.