Giants’ Sterling Shepard Responds to Aaron Rodgers Calling MetLife Stadium ‘Jet Life’


EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY - AUGUST 18: Sterling Shepard #3 of the New York Giants during warm ups before a pre-season football game against the Carolina Panthers at MetLife Stadium on August 18, 2023 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

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The New York Giants aren’t the greatest Aaron Rodgers fans at this moment.

There was Jihad Ward entering a scuffle with the star quarterback, a minute that was a main function on today’s episode of HBO’s Hard Knocks

But pass receiver Sterling Shepard likewise had his own ideas on Rodgers calling MetLife Stadium “Jet Life Stadium.”

” That’s what he called it? Jet Life Stadium? I think, if that’s how he’s sensation,” he informed press reporters “If that’s how he feels then that’s cool. I do not feel that method. Undoubtedly. I indicate, everyone is gon na pull for their team, clearly. I seem like when we step on the grass that’s our house, we wish to safeguard it. That’s what our task involves is to safeguard our house arena.”

You might comprehend the Giants raising their eyebrows at Rodgers’ little joke. Given that MetLife Stadium opened in 2010, the Jets have actually made the playoffs precisely when, in the arena’s very first year. The Giants, on the other hand, have actually made the playoffs 3 times– consisting of last season– and likewise won a Super Bowl.

The Jets do hold the benefit in the head-to-head match because time, nevertheless, 2-1. The 2 groups will deal with each other once again in October, a video game that currently has some sauce on it.

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