Who is Aaron Rodgers and what is his net worth 2018? Aaron Rodgers is an American football player who has played in the NFL (National Football League) for Green Bay Packers. He also played college football and made several career records. As a quarterback, he has led the Packers to win the Super Bowl XLV. In 2011, he was named as AP Athlete of the Year. He was also named as the Super Bowl MVP. He has made several records in the NFL. Rodgers is the only quarterback to make a passer rating of over 100 in a season. He has also made the lowest passing record in a regular season with 1.5%.
Aaron Charles Rodgers was born on December 2, 1983, in Chico, California. He was born to parents Edward Wesley Rodgers and Darla Leigh. His father also used to play football with the Chico State Wildcats. His family moved to Ukiah in California and went to Oak Manor Elementary School. He and his brothers were advised by his father to focus on football.
When he was 10, he was on the front page of Ukiah Daily Journal for his performance in the basketball free throw competition. His family later moved to Beaverton in Oregon. He then went to Vose Elementary school and later attended Whitford Middle School.
In 1997, his family moved to Chico and he went to Pleasant Valley High School and graduated in 2002. For a year, he went to Butte Community College and got an athletic scholarship to the University of California at Berkeley. In 2003 and 2004, he used to play for California Golden Bears football team.
From 2014 to 2017, Aaron Rodgers was in a relationship with actress Olivia Munn. He currently lives in Suamico, Wisconsin and also owns a home in Del Mar, California.
Aaron Rodgers played football at Butte College in 2002. In there, he was discovered by Jeff Tedford, head coach of California Golden Bear. In 2004, he made a college record by giving 26 passes. In his juniors, he threw 2,320 yards with a completion rating of 67.5. In the 2005 NFL Draft, he became the 24th pick by the Green Bay Packers. In August 2005, he signed a five year deal with the Green Bay Packers.
In his NFL debut, he made two out of seven passes. In 2008, he passed over 4000 yards and threw 208 touchdowns and just 13 interceptions. That year he was voted as the FedEx Air award winner. In 2008, his contract was extended for another 6 years. In 2009, he created a new franchise record by securing 461 points. In January 2011, he led the Packers to win the NFC championship over Chicago Bears. As of 2016, he holds the highest passer rating in the history of NFL with 122.5. In 2011, he created many NFL records.
Aaron Rodgers has created many records in NFL history. He won the FedEx Air NFL Player of the Year in 2010 and 2014. HE has also won the NFC Offensive Player of the Year award in 2011 and 2014. In 2013 and 2014 he won the GMC Never Say Never Award. In his honor, December 12 has been declared as “Aaron Rodgers Day” by the Wisconsin Legislature.
Net Worth of Aaron Rodgers
Aaron Rodgers has always been dedicated to his football career. In his career, he has played only for the Green Bay Packers and held many records. Aaron Rodger’s net worth is an estimated $35 million. He owes this fortune to all the success he has had as a quarterback.
His deal with the Packers was worth $7.5 million and his incentives included $24.5 million. His second contract was worth $65 million. In April 2013, his five-year agreement with the Packers was worth $110 million. Apart from that, he has appeared in numerous TV commercials like Pizza Hut and State Farm Insurance.
Rodgers has been associated with many charitable works. He supports MACC fund, Raise Hope for Congo and many other humanitarian efforts. He participated in ‘Celebrity Jeopardy’ and raised $50,000 for MACC Fund. His brother Jordan also plays as a quarterback with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. In 2011, he was conferred with the Bert Bell Award.