Aaron Rodgers cleared the air on whether or not or not he introduced a bong to a current New York Jets recreation.
“That was not a bong initially initially,” Rodgers, 39, mentioned throughout a Friday, November 10, “Pat McAfee Present” look. “I used to be strolling off the sector with my Maestro Dobel Tequila that [ESPN Deportes sideline reporter] John Sutcliffe provides me each time he sees me on Monday evening soccer.”
The quarterback defined as he was on the brink of depart the turf on Thursday, November 9, he heard “a British man yelling” his identify which turned out to be his good friend Hugh Coles. After Rodgers went over to say howdy to Coles, 31, he ended up dropping the uniquely formed bottle.
“I see Hugh, give him a hug, dap him up, go to select it again up, s–t falls out and I lose half my tequila,” he shared. “So, shout out to John for bringing me tequila, shout out to Maestro Dobel, shout out to Hugh, shout out to bongs in all places, however that was not considered one of them.”
A clip of Rodgers dropping the merchandise went viral and despatched the web ablaze with theories. Whereas many customers believed the athlete had introduced a bong on the sector, Rodgers expressed his disappointment that the guesses weren’t extra artistic.
“It’s slightly weak with the conspiracies,” Rodgers quipped on Friday. “I really feel prefer it ought to’ve been one thing extra, like, you understand, dolphin semen or Giants tears or one thing higher than that.”
Sutcliffe, for his half, corroborated Rodgers’ story with a put up of his personal.
“We arrived in NY 🗽, and I needed to see my good friend @AaronRodgers12 to shout Mooooonday Niiiight foootball collectively and provides him a present @maestrodobelmx @dobeltequila,” the sports activities reporter wrote in Spanish alongside a video of him and Rogers shared through X on Monday, November 6.
Rodgers’ first season with the Jets has gotten off to a rocky begin. Within the first recreation at MetLife Stadium of the 2023 season in September, the soccer participant sustained an ankle harm. It was later confirmed that Rodgers tore his Achilles tendon.
“Thanks to each person who has reached out, referred to as, texted, DM’d, related via a good friend, and so on. It has meant a ton to me, and I’ll try to get again to all of you quickly ❤️,” he wrote through Instagram on September 13, breaking his silence on what gave the impression to be a season-ending harm. “I’m utterly heartbroken and transferring via all the feelings, however deeply touched and humbled by the help and love. 💔.”
Earlier this week, Rodgers shared he was making progress on returning to the sector sooner moderately than later. Whereas chatting with Derwin James, the Los Angeles Chargers security, 27, requested Rodgers when he deliberate to return. Rodgers patted James on the again and quipped, “Give me a number of weeks.”