Asked by: Darinka Merenciano
automotive hatchback

Who was the quarterback for Green Bay before Aaron Rodgers?

Last Updated: 27th March, 2020

After backing up Brett Favre for the first three years of his NFL career, Rodgers became the Packers' starting quarterback in 2008.

Aaron Rodgers.
Rodgers in 2014
No. 12 – Green Bay Packers
Position: Quarterback
Personal information
Born: December 2, 1983 Chico, California

Click to see full answer.

Also to know is, who was the quarterback before Aaron Rodgers?

Brett Favre

One may also ask, who was the best quarterback for the Green Bay Packers? Aaron Rodgers

Also question is, who was the quarterback for Green Bay?

Aaron Rodgers Tim Boyle Manny Wilkins

Who did Brett Favre replace in Green Bay?

In the second game of the 1992 season, the Packers played the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Buccaneers were leading 17–0 at halftime, when head coach Mike Holmgren benched starting quarterback Don Majkowski and Favre played the second half.

Related Question Answers

Claudia Castiglione

Professional

What is Aaron Rodgers worth?

2019 Celebrity 100 Earnings
Last August, Rodgers signed a then-record four-year contract worth $134 million; his base salary in 2019 will be $20 million. In 2018, Rodgers purchased a minority ownership stake in the NBA's Milwaukee Bucks. He launched a $50 million venture and growth stage fund with Roth Capital in 2019.

Luciene Ludike

Professional

Who is the greatest quarterback of all time?

Still, Starr's name deserves to be in the conversation.
  • Johnny Unitas. 9 of 11.
  • Peyton Manning. 8 of 11.
  • Brett Favre. 7 of 11. Joe Robbins/Getty Images.
  • Dan Marino. 6 of 11. AMY E.
  • John Elway. 5 of 11. ERIC DRAPER/Associated Press.
  • Aaron Rodgers. 4 of 11. Kevin C.
  • Roger Staubach. 3 of 11. Associated Press.
  • Otto Graham. 2 of 11. HAROLD P.

Dioulde Kroone

Professional

How many games Aaron Rodgers missed?

Since becoming a starter in 2008, Rodgers has missed 17 games due to various injuries. The Packers have struggled finding a reliable No. 2 quarterback for years now, and are just 5-11-1 when Rodgers hasn't played (. 324).

Caiyan Gatgens

Explainer

What is Danica Patrick's net worth?

Danica has been an active auto racer most of her life and a very successful one at that. She also earns from contracts, TV show appearances, and personal businesses. Her net worth is pegged at $60 million.

Raina Idarraga

Explainer

Who backed up Brett Favre?

Rodgers is the current backup for Brett Favre and has been labeled the heir-apparent to take over after he retires ever since the Packers drafted him. 2006: Brett's 15th Year and Mike McCarthy's first season as head coach of the Packers.

Lur Laurenti

Explainer

Who is Aaron Rodgers currently dating?

Dania Patrick was pretty impressed too. The retired race car driver — who's dating Rodgers and is now one of Green Bay's biggest fans — often shares celebratory posts on Instagram following Packers' wins.

Dionna Zitka

Pundit

How many rings does Aaron Rodgers have?

Heading into the NFL playoffs, Aaron Rodgers has one Super Bowl win on his resume. The Packers quarterback is one win away from having the opportunity to play for his second Super Bowl ring. Rodgers led the Packers to a 31-25 victory over the Steelers in 2011 in Super Bowl XLV.

Lino [email protected]

Pundit

How old is Aaron Rodgers of the Packers?

36 years (December 2, 1983)

Beato Narcy

Pundit

Does Aaron Rodgers talk to his brother?

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and his family are slowly fixing their strained relationship, according to E! News. Aaron is back on speaking terms with his family, including his brother Jordan, and it's really all happening with the help of Danica, who is bridging the gap between everyone."

Ousama Moerser

Pundit

Is Aaron Rodgers playing in the Pro Bowl?

GREEN BAY – Two Packers have been selected to this year's Pro Bowl – quarterback Aaron Rodgers and left tackle David Bakhtiari. Rodgers is now just one Pro Bowl selection behind Hall of Famers Brett Favre and Forrest Gregg for the most by a Green Bay player. Favre and Gregg were both chosen nine times.

Prepedigna Ruiz De Erenchun

Pundit

Has Aaron Rodgers ever won the Super Bowl?

While it's tough replacing a legend, Rodgers didn't miss a beat. He has thrown for 45,662 yards and 355 touchdowns in his NFL career; he's won a Super Bowl, been named Super Bowl MVP, and taken home two regular-season MVP awards.

Chamaida Seybold

Teacher

Is Aaron Rodgers still with his girlfriend?

"Yes, Aaron and I are dating," Patrick said in an interview with The Associated Press. Rodgers split from actress Olivia Munn in 2017 after three years of dating, and Patrick ended a five-year relationship with fellow NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr. in November 2017.

Evangelina Prino

Teacher

Why are the Packers called the Packers?

The company gave its name to the Green Bay Packers. The football team took its name after Curly Lambeau, a shipping clerk for the company, successfully asked the company's owner, Frank Peck, for money for jerseys and use of the company's athletic field in 1919.

Chahrazad Quito

Teacher

Who are the NFL quarterbacks?

Below are the 10 quarterbacks on the NFL All-Time Team, as revealed on NFL Network:
  • Joe Montana (1979-1994)
  • Tom Brady (2000-Present)
  • Johnny Unitas (1956-1973)
  • Otto Graham (1946-1955)
  • Sammy Baugh (1937-1952)
  • John Elway (1983-1998)
  • Roger Staubach (1969-1979)
  • Brett Favre (1991-2010)

Soultana Chanturia

Teacher

Who is the oldest quarterback ever to play in the NFL?

George Blanda retired from playing professional football at the age of 48, which makes Blanda the oldest NFL quarterback ever.

Kerena Belloc

Reviewer

Did Favre retire for Packers?

March 2008: Favre Retires from the Green Bay Packers
The first team Favre retired from was the Green Bay Packers. Favre had spent most of his football career with the Packers, and then in March of 2008, he officially announced that he was retiring from the team and the game of professional football.

Milda Zander

Reviewer

Alfonzo Dahaev

Reviewer

How do you say Brett Favre?

Be the first to know
And by the way Favre is pronounced "FAR-ve."

Arselina Dovjenko

Reviewer

Is Brett Favre coming out of retirement?

“A true champion sticks to his or her calling. I will be coming out of retirement and making my return to play in the NFL for the 2020 season.” Bleacher Report notes that Favreretired” at least three times in his 20-year career, before actually calling it quits after the 2010 season.