Aaron Rodgers Carried Out For Season As Packers Place QB On IR

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This was removed from the triumphant comeback Packers followers had in thoughts.

With Inexperienced Bay (7-7) out of the NFC wild-card race after Sunday’s loss to the Panthers and the Falcons’ Monday win over the Buccaneers, the Packers positioned Aaron Rodgers on season-ending injured reserve following his transient return from a collarbone harm.

After struggling the second damaged collarbone of his profession throughout a Week 6 loss in Minnesota, Rodgers returned to the gridiron in Carolina, finishing 26 of 45 move makes an attempt with three touchdowns and three interceptions. He was additionally sacked 3 times.

The 2-time MVP suffered the fracture on Oct. 15, when Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr introduced him down arduous as he threw the soccer. The harm was to Rodgers’ proper throwing shoulder, whereas the break he suffered in 2013 — which additionally stored him out seven weeks — was to his left facet.

Brett Hundley is slated to as soon as once more take over as Rodgers’ backup. Hundley has gone Three-Four as Packers starter this season, which is the workforce’s first out of the playoffs since Rodgers’ first 12 months as starter in 2008.

Inexperienced Bay has additionally re-signed QB Joe Callahan after he was launched final week when the workforce activated Rodgers off IR.

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