Ranking the best quarterbacks in NFL history #21. Aaron Rodgers.

21. Aaron Rodgers: Rodgers was selected in the first round (24th overall) by the Green Bay Packers in the 2005 draft.  Rodgers has played his entire nine-year career with Green Bay including the last six years as a starter.  His best seasons came in 2009, ’11 and ’12.  In ’09, Rodgers led the Packers to an 11-5 record in the regular season after completing 64.7 percent of his passes for 30 touchdowns against seven interceptions to make his first Pro Bowl.  In ’11, had a dominant season leading Green Bay to a 14-1 record in his 15 regular season starts.  That year Rodgers completed 68.3 percent of his passes for 4,643 yards and 45 touchdowns to earn First-Team All-Pro honors as well as being named the NFL MVP.  In ’12, Rodgers was named to his third Pro Bowl after throwing for 4,295 yards and 39 touchdowns for the 11-5 Packers.

During his career Rodgers has completed 65.8 percent of his passes for 24,197 yards and 188 touchdowns to only 52 interceptions.  He has also rushed for 1,562 yards and 18 touchdowns on 333 carries.  Rodgers is the NFL’s career leader in passer rating at 104.9 and was named the 2010 Super Bowl MVP after the Packers beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25.


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