CM Punk Takes a Dig at Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers

Published 09/13/2021, 1:19 PM EDT


Aaron Rodgers has been making headlines all summer this year. The Green Bay Packers quarterback was initially pushing for a move from Wisconsin. Following that, he was selected as guest host of the popular American game show, Jeopardy! If that weren’t enough, Rodgers was in the news once again after Hollywood star Shailene Woodley confirmed her engagement with the Packers shot-caller.

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ASHWAUBENON, WI – JULY 31: Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) talks with NFL Network host James Jones during 2021 Training Camp at Ray Nitschke Field on July 31, 2021 in Ashwaubenon, WI. (Photo by Larry Radloff/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

There’s no doubt that the league’s reigning MVP is having an eventful year. He is set to stay put in Green Bay for another season.

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But there’s a new entity that is now part of the Aaron Rodgers storyline, and an unlikely one at that. Read further to find out more about this developing story.

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CM Punk gets cheeky, fires shots at Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers

WWE superstar CM Punk sparked a frenzy amongst his followers on social media with his recent tweet. The popular wrestler posted a picture of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers with the caption ‘stop sending me this shit’.

Obviously, it seems like Punk is tired of all the comparisons with Rodgers (considering how they both look so similar with their unkempt stubble and long hair). Whether this is a direct dig at A-Rod or just friendly banter, still remains to be seen. But for now, fans will enjoy this unforeseen wrestling – NFL crossover event.

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The Matt LaFleur-coached franchise kickstarted their 2021 NFL campaign with a humbling loss to New Orleans Saints in Week 1. They will look to bounce back from that setback as they gear up to faceoff against NFC North rivals, Detroit Lions, on Monday, September 20.

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Following that the Packers will go on the road for a showdown against NFC West franchise, the San Francisco 49ers. Rodgers and Co. will be eager to seek revenge for their NFC championship game loss from 2019. You can’t afford to miss this one!

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Daniel Arambur

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Daniel Arambur is an NFL writer and content strategist for EssentiallySports.With more than 1,000 articles, he is one of the senior writers in the NFL cohort at ES. A mass media graduate from the University of Mumbai, Daniel has found the perfect blend of vocation and passion in the sports content niche.

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