Aaron Rodgers was amusingly reminded of a controversial Inexperienced Bay Packers second throughout his debut as visitor host of “Jeopardy!”
Within the episode that aired Monday, Packers quarterback Rodgers requested contestants to establish the daytime TV character who when accepting a Lifetime Achievement Emmy had stated “simply take… 10 seconds to think about the individuals who have helped you grow to be who you might be.”
The reply is Mr. Rogers.
However one contestant, Scott, cheekily wrote, “Who wished to kick that area purpose?” ― referring to that name through the Packers’ NFC Championship conflict towards the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Rodgers chuckled on the gag.
“That may be a nice query, must be appropriate,” he responded. “However sadly for this sport at this time, that’s incorrect.”
Rodgers later mirrored on the joke and expertise of filming the sport present throughout an Instagram Reside together with his fiancée, actor Shailene Woodley.
“Slightly perception, because the host at my podium I get to see what they’re writing. So, I noticed him starting to write down one thing about kicking the sector purpose after which I needed to get to my spot and I didn’t see the remainder of his writing [but] I knew there was going to be some kind of humor there,” he stated.
“I nonetheless am undecided why we kicked that area purpose,” Rodgers added.
The quarterback additionally revealed he had no plans to stop soccer — however wouldn’t rule out internet hosting the sport present once more.
“I simply gained MVP. I nonetheless have loads left within the tank. I’m nonetheless gonna play and I’d like to host ‘Jeopardy!’ on the identical time,” he stated. “‘Jeopardy!’ movies 5 reveals a day, 46 days a 12 months. That’s 230 episodes. And I work for six months out of the 12 months, so the opposite six months I might have time to, most likely, movie 46 days I feel.
Watch the Instagram Reside right here:
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