NFL: Aaron Rodgers to miss entire season with torn Achilles tendon

This Tuesday morning Tom Pelissero from NFL Network and her own NFL through your official account Xbefore Twitterconfirmed Aaron Rodgers has a torn Achilles tendonhe will therefore not be on the grid again for the rest of the season. 2023-24 NFL Season.

After Monday night’s game in which they beat Buffalo Bills, New York Jets They were afraid that Field Marshal Aaron Rodgers would have suffered Achilles tendon rupture left leg, which was confirmed by the head coach Robert Saleh after the game, which is now confirmed.

An MRI will likely confirm what we’ve reported…not good.

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Rodgers had to be supported off the field after being sacked by the opposing defense. first offensive series in a Jets uniform.

At 39 years old, the star defender spent time in medical care before leaving the field in an ambulance. Soon after, the folks at the Big Apple franchise confirmed it. X-ray did not give positive results.

Zach Wilson He entered the field after the departure of the veteran, who tried one more pass before leaving the match.

After a successful 2022 for the Jets off-season 2023 actively tried to acquire Rogers, who they eventually acquired in a trade with Green Bay Packers.

Selected in first round of the 2005 draftRodgers spent the first 28 seasons of his professional career with the Packers, starting 223 games and leading the team to a title. Super Bowl. He also holds the franchise record for most touchdown passes with 475.

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Meanwhile, the Jets are once again on the sidelines. out of postseason in 2023 even though they had a promising team and were hoping that the integration of a veteran of Rodgers’ caliber would be the key piece they were missing.

Despite the terrible news about the injury to the starting QB, the backup Zach Wilson He played an effective role in leading New York, completing 14 of 21 attempts for 140 yards, a score and an interception.

Wilson will have a new opportunity to shine after two seasons in which he failed to live up to expectations despite being handed the head coaching job. second overall pick in the 2021 draft.

Source: Aristegui Noticias