Aaron Rodgers speculation heats up after Broncos hire new head coach

By , Audacy Sports

The Denver Broncos have reportedly tabbed Packers offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett as their new head coach, marking the first such hire of the offseason.

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The move was generally well received, with Hackett earning praise for his three-year run in Green Bay, during which time star quarterback Aaron Rodgers seemed rejuvenated and the Packers won a lot of games.

Rodgers himself has praised Hackett publicly, which stands to reason given their shared success. Their apparently solid relationship has sparked speculation in recent days about Rodgers landing in Denver if the Broncos were to hire Hackett -- and that theory was renewed with fervor on social media on Thursday morning, when the news of Hackett's hiring was first reported.

Here's what Football Twitter had to say about the Broncos' new head coach, and what it could mean for Rodgers:

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