Aaron Rodgers needs to host ‘Jeopardy!’ and play for the Packers — on the similar time
This Packers quarterback needs to be the subsequent “Jeopardy!” host: Who’s Aaron Rodgers?
Rodgers, “Jeopardy!” superfan and NFL celebrity, is visitor internet hosting the long-running sport present via April 16, together with his debut episode airing on April 5.
Whereas Rodgers has been candid concerning the uncertainty of his future with the Packers, one factor that he appears fairly desirous about is asking audibles — on the sphere and, possibly, in ventures off the sphere. On Tuesday’s “Good Morning Soccer,” Rodgers defined that he needs to proceed enjoying soccer, however may be very critical about desirous to host “Jeopardy!” as properly.
“I need to maintain enjoying. I nonetheless have the eagerness & the fireplace and this final season reminded lots of people that I can nonetheless play at a extremely actually excessive degree. I can do that for a lot of years transferring ahead. On the similar time, I really feel like I can host @Jeopardy.”-@AaronRodgers12 pic.twitter.com/eoMl0pLf5J
— GMFB (@gmfb) April 6, 2021
Aaron Rodgers needs to play quarterback AND host Jeopardy.
— Andrew Siciliano (@AndrewSiciliano) April 6, 2021
Rodgers stated that “there’s one thing attention-grabbing about strolling away (from soccer) on the top,” however that he nonetheless has the eagerness and fireplace to proceed enjoying.
Rodgers would not shut the door on the concept of internet hosting the present completely, nevertheless:
“On the similar time, I really feel like I can host ‘Jeopardy!, and I would like to,” Rodgers stated. “I really feel like I can carry one thing totally different to the present — I used to be the youngest visitor host. And there is a totally different viewers that I might carry together with it, hopefully the numbers present it within the subsequent two weeks. …
“I really feel like I might do each (play soccer and host), which might be lots of enjoyable and an excellent problem,” Rodgers stated.
NFL Community’s Peter Schrager stated that Rodgers would plan to do the present in February, March, April and June after which be prepared for coaching camp come July.
Rodgers’ debut as visitor host acquired acclaim from social media and community execs alike, with the reigning NFL MVP attending to reside out (one other) dream.
We have seen two-sport athletes work previously, so why not Rodgers?