Jets’ Aaron Rodgers: ‘People Are Going to Be Pulling for Us to Fall Flat’


EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY - AUGUST 26: Aaron Rodgers #8 of the New York Jets warms up prior to the game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on August 26, 2023 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

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Aaron Rodgers understands additional attention in some cases causes haters.

” Obviously, there are a great deal of expectations,” the New York Jets quarterback stated, per Rich Cimini of ESPN. “A great deal of individuals are going to be pulling for us to fail– the crows as [Robert] Saleh described them.”

Perhaps no group in the whole NFL got the quantity of attention the Jets did this offseason.

There will constantly be a spotlight on the company due to the fact that it plays in New York, however this offseason saw the group generate Rodgers and star on HBO’s Hard Knocks The Jets were a quarterback far from being a genuine competitor last season, so the addition of a future Hall of Famer at the position just raises those expectations.

Now New York has Rodgers, Dalvin Cook, Garrett Wilson, Sauce Gardner, Breece Hall, Quinnen Williams and no lack of star power. It is Super Bowl or bust, and a quarterback who was currently polarizing will be at the center of the title push.

That suggests there will definitely be individuals cheering for the Jets to “fail” in the middle of those expectations.

It will be Rodgers’ task to make certain they are dissatisfied by the end of the season.

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