Packers RB Aaron Jones Makes Passionate Plea to Aaron Rodgers: “I Want You to Stay With Me, Please”

Published 02/12/2022, 1:57 PM EST
Nov 14, 2021; Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) lines up under center during the first quarter against the Seattle Seahawks at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports| Credit: Reuters

Aaron Rodgers has been a force to reckon this season. He’s led the Green Bay Packers to yet another successful season. And now that his one-year extended contract with the Packers has come to an end, rumors have it he might be off to a different franchise ahead of the 2022 season.

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Though the 38-year-old quarterback hasn’t decided yet, he is about to disclose his plans soon. During his interview at the NFL honors, the quarterback revealed that it’s time for him to announce his plans, and he will do it pretty soon since he does not want his teammates to suffer from it.

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Oct 28, 2021; Glendale, Arizona, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) celebrates after defeating the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports| Reuters

The free agency is set scheduled to start on March 16, and Rodgers plans to give his teammates enough time to make their own decisions. So one can expect the quarterback to announce plans soon after the Super Bowl. Though many want him to play for other big franchises, many will be heartbroken if he parts ways with the team. One of them is his teammate running back, Aaron Jones.

Aaron Jones makes a desperate appeal to Aaron Rodgers

The 2017 draft pick wants Aaron Rodgers to stay with him in Green Bay. After spending five memorable years with the veteran, Jones is not ready to bid him adieu. According to NFL on ESPN, Jones made a passionate plea to the QB. “Aaron [Rodgers], I want you to stay with me, please,” Jones addressed Rodgers.

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This desperate appeal from the Packers’ RB just exclaims how much the team looks up to Rodgers. He was recently named the AP NFL MVP for the fourth time, proving that he has had a fruitful season with the franchise despite the tumultuous offseason with them. The 38-year-old was seemingly happy with the Green Bay front office while receiving his honor. This made many think if he was, in fact, staying with them.

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Rodgers appreciated Mark, Brian, and Russ for their support. But it is still to be seen if he would stay in Green Bay or set out to explore other teams.

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Sauvik Banerjee

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Sauvik Banerjee is currently an NFL writer at EssentiallySports. After completing his Bachelor’s degree in English and Economics from Lucknow University, Sauvik combined his love for NFL and passion for writing to work for team ES. Sauvik has functioned as a content marketing intern at Kyari Innovations and had a brief stint with Knocksense Lucknow.

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