Aaron Rodgers expecting to start on Sunday vs Seahawks

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© Rob Schumacher | 2021 Nov 5
© Rob Schumacher | 2021 Nov 5

Just over a week ago Aaron Rodgers tested positive for COVID-19 and the sports world flipped it's lid about the reigning MVP not being vaccinated and missing an important game against the Kansas City Chiefs amid a 7-game winning streak for the Green Bay Packers.

On Tuesday, Rodgers joined the Pat McAfee Show and said that he plans to play in the upcoming game against the Seattle Seahawks. With the NFL COVID protocols, the superstar quarterback cannot return to the team or it's facilities until Saturday, a day before the game. This would mean that he would likely not practice before Russell Wilson and the Seahawks come to Green Bay this Sunday.

On Wednesday's Wendy's Big Show, LeRoy Butler, Gary Ellerson, and Steve 'Sparky' Fifer discussed what a week without practice could mean for Rodgers and if it is a good idea for the Packers to start him in this situation. Listen to the full conversation: