As expected, the Green Bay Packers have started quarterback and reigning NFL Most Valuable Player Aaron Rodgers has been far from the team’s organized activity and mandatory mini-field amid reports that he doesn’t want to play another for the club. Green Bay coach Matt LaFleur he said recently it does not change its plans for the training camp based on Rodgers ’intentions as well said the new 2020 to Jordan Love to “prepare yourself as if you were a beginner.”
Since the Packers finished the minicamp, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network (Adam Maya of the NFL h / t) said the rift between Rodgers and the Packers will not be repaired soon.
“I would be surprised if there are some tough negotiations over the next two weeks,” Rapoport explained during a segment of the NFL Network. “For me, and based on the people I’ve talked to, this is really something that will be messed up anyway, if they find the solution that Green Bay wanted, if Aaron Rodgers gets the security he wants potentially in the form of a new one. contract, will probably not happen until the beginning of the training camp. “
The Green Bay veteran players are scheduled to show up for training camp on July 27, and it’s unclear if Rodgers intends to continue his wait until this date or if he would be willing to sign a new contract. which could include a pay increase at some point next month. Packers general manager Brian Gutekunst has said he will not replace Rodgers, who turned 38 in December and is signed through 2023.