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Aaron Rodgers is likely one of the so much celebrated quarterbacks within the NFL this day. so much fanatics are conscious of his NFL origins as a backup to Brett Favre and his 2010 great Bowl MVP, yet with a purpose to really comprehend Aaron Rodgers, you want to first comprehend the place he got here from. Aaron Rodgers: An Unauthorized Biography explores Rodgers's upbringing, his highschool and faculty soccer careers, and information his leap forward into the NFL, all through his 2011 playoff loss to Eli Manning and the recent York Giants.

Rodgers' remarkable skills have fanatics and critics alike puzzling over the place his profession will take him subsequent. inside of, you will find the place it began and examine why such a lot of enthusiasts love Rodgers rather a lot. From relations to soccer to the long run, all you must learn about Aaron Rodgers is true the following, at once, within the freshest assurance of Aaron Rodgers's existence.

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He had won the biggest game of his life on the biggest stage. In the game, he completed 24 of 39 pass attempts for 304 yards and three touchdowns. He was also named Superbowl MVP for his performance. After the season, he was named the FedEX Air NFL Player of the Year. At that moment, Aaron Rodgers stood atop Mt. Everest. He was the quarterback of a Superbowl championship team, game MVP and Player of the Year all at the same time. He had achieved the success and lived the dream held by countless young football players.

This was not enough. In one of the biggest upsets of the year, the Kansas City Chiefs had beaten the heavily favored Packers 19–14, ending their hopes of a perfect season. And Aaron Rodgers experienced his first game of the season in which he did not throw for multiple touchdowns. With the loss, the Packers fell to 13–1. From there, the Packers closed out the season with victories over both the Bears and the Lions. They entered the playoffs as the number one seed with a record of 15–1. At that point, they appeared poised for another Superbowl win.

McCarthy was known as another quarterback guru of sorts and worked extensively with Rodgers. In particular, McCarthy wanted to make Rodgers' throwing motion more compact and consistent. He also wanted Rodgers to take his footwork to an elite level. Rodgers embraced the teachings of McCarthy and set out to endear himself to the new head coach and continue in his own personal development as a player. As the season got going, Rodgers continued to work hard. On November 19, 2006, disaster struck. Rodgers broke his left foot in a freak play against the New England Patriots in a 35–0 defeat in a home game in which he was filling in for an injured Brett Favre.

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