Aaron Rodgers gave a full play-by-play breakdown of what precisely occurred along with his vaccine controversy final 12 months … dishing the deets to none apart from Joe Rogan.
The Packers quarterback was on the ‘JRE’ this week, and he drilled down on how issues unfolded, by his perspective, from the beginning of coaching camp to the day he was requested if he’d been vaccinated … and it seems like he thinks he obtained a uncooked deal in the entire thing.
Watch … AR explains that he is allergic to a sure a part of the vaccine — the polyethylene glycol present in each the Moderna and Pfizer jabs — and was all set to take the Johnson & Johnson shot … till it obtained pulled for inflicting blood clots in sure recipients.
When that was out, Aaron says he researched one other various to guard himself — one which concerned holistic medication, he says — and went that route … with out getting a vaccine.
Aaron says he confirmed as much as camp with everybody understanding what his standing was — one thing that was laborious to overlook, as a result of he says the NFL would actually separate gamers each bodily and symbolically … giving out completely different coloured wristbands to distinguish.
He additionally says he was interesting for a waiver with the league, however he felt he would not get one — particularly after they allegedly known as him a conspiracy theorist after he refuted that vaxxed folks could not contract or unfold the virus … one thing we now know is feasible.
Aaron says he finally caught COVID — from an already-vaccinated participant, he says — and that is when phrase obtained out formally. He says he felt it was a witch hunt surroundings to start with, and when the reality got here out … Aaron says he felt betrayed by the media.
It is a fairly fascinating convo … AR has already apologized for deceptive folks, however right here — he virtually seems like he isn’t sorry. As he says, he was simply ready for a follow-up query.