Packers News: Aaron Rodgers comments on QBs coach change

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 17: Aaron Rodgers
CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 17: Aaron Rodgers /

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is the focus of Friday’s Packers News Report.

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Aaron Rodgers is the focus of Friday’s report. He spoke about Mike McCarthy’s decision to replace quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt, and it’s fair to say he didn’t seem all that happy about it. Rodgers also spoke about the team needing to play “championship defense”.

You can find the stories on Rodgers by scrolling down.

Friday’s Packers News Report also features a look at quarterbacks who could be available on Day 2 of the 2018 NFL Draft, underrated free agents the team could target, and there’s also a look back at Davante Adams’ impressive 2017 season.

Let’s dive in.

Packers news and notes from around FanSided

Draft: Top quarterbacks who could be available on Day 2 [Lombardi Ave]

At some point general manager Brian Gutekunst has to address the quarterback position, right? Right? He has to. Green Bay can’t rely on Brett Hundley to remain the backup. If Gutekunst turns to the position on the draft’s second day, he will have a number of options. Here’s some names to circle.

Packers: Five underrated free agent targets in 2018 [NFL Spin Zone – Randy Gurzi]

For a moment forget about the likes of Allen Robinson, Sammy Watkins and Ezekiel Ansah. Which potential under-the-radar names could Green Bay target in free agency?

Roster review: Davante Adams [Lombardi Ave]

A recap of Davante Adams’ 2017 season, while also looking ahead to what we can expect from him in 2018.

Draft profile: Georgia LB Roquan Smith [Lombardi Ave]

Could Green Bay target Georgia linebacker Roquan Smith in the 2018 NFL Draft? What are his strengths and weaknesses?

More Packers news and notes from around the internet

Aaron Rodgers wishes he was consulted on Packers’ QB coach change [ESPN – Rob Demovsky]

Why Green Bay should keep Clay Matthews and Nick Perry [Cheesehead TV – Chris Peterson]

Aaron Rodgers: ‘We need to get back to playing championship defense’ [Packers Wire – Zach Kruse]

Aaron Rodgers almost took off a radio show producer’s head with a football [Acme Packing Company – Evan “Tex” Western]

Next: Packers: 12 players that need to go this offseason

We hope you enjoyed this edition of the Packers News Report.