aaron rodgers has dominated the nfl schedule for the past two offseasons.
rodgers’ future with green bay, and whether he would retire or be traded, remains a constant topic of conversation. In 2021, Rodgers threw for 4,115 yards, 37 TDs and four interceptions as he led the Packers to a 13-4 record and won his third NFL MVP award.
but what about the playoffs? Green Bay suffered a 13-10 loss to San Francisco in the divisional round, and there are now questions about whether Rodgers will return to the Packers. will rodgers return to a super bowl in his 18th season?
sn breaks down rodgers’ playoff history:
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aaron rodgers playoff record
rodgers is 11-10 as a starter in the postseason. The 11 wins are tied with former Dallas Cowboys quarterbacks Troy Aikman (11-4) and Roger Staubach (11-6).
Four of Rodgers’ playoff losses were in games that ended in overtime, and in three of those losses the Packers had no offensive possession.
Only seven quarterbacks have more playoff wins. Tampa Bay’s Tom Brady (33-12) leads that list by a wide margin. Joe Montana (16-7), Terry Bradshaw (14-5), John Elway (14-7), Peyton Manning (14-13), Ben Roethlisberger (13-10) and Brett Favre (13-11) also have more playoff wins.
has aaron rodgers won a super bowl?
rodgers is 1-0 in the super bowl. He led Green Bay to a 31-25 win against Pittsburgh in Super Bowl XLV on Feb. 6, 2011. Rodgers earned Super Bowl MVP honors. he finished 24 of 39 passes for 309 yards and three touchdowns.
aaron rodgers postseason stats
rodgers has a 64.6 completion percentage in 20 playoff starts. he’s averaging 294.7 passing yards per game and has posted 45 TDs with 13 interceptions in those games.
rodgers playoff record per round
rodgers is 4-2 in the wild card round of his career. he is also 5-4 in the divisional round of the playoffs.
Rodgers is 1-4 in NFC championship games, and the 2020 loss to Tampa Bay remains a sticking point.
aaron rodgers at the nfc championship games
rodgers is 1-4 in nfc championship games. he is one of 12 quarterbacks to appear in at least five conference championship games.
Rodgers led the Packers to a 21-14 victory over the Bears in his first NFC Championship appearance on January 1. 23, 2011.
Green Bay has made three NFC Championship appearances since then. the packers lost 28-22 to seattle on jan. Jan. 18, 2015: A game in which the Seahawks trailed 19-7 with 5:04 remaining before a legendary comeback.
the packers lost 44-21 to atlanta on january 1. 22, 2017; and San Francisco beat Green Bay 37-20 on January 1. 19, 2020.
green bay lost to tampa bay from january 31-26. February 21, 2021 at Rodgers’ first NFC Championship Game at Lambeau Field.
aaron rodgers at lambeau field
rodgers is 5-4 in the playoffs at lambeau field. Rodgers is 83-18-1 as a starter in the regular season at home.
the packers won nfl championships at home in 1939, 1961, 1965 and 1967 before the nfl-afl merger. Green Bay won its last NFC Championship at Lambeau Field on January 1. January 12, 1997 with a 30-13 victory against Carolina.
the packers have lost their last two nfc championship games at lambeau field on january 1st. 20, 2008. The Giants beat the Packers 23-20 in Favre’s last game with the Packers. Rodgers took over as starter the following season.
aaron rodgers in the 2021-22 playoffs
the packers had the no. 1 in the NFC playoffs, but the 49ers beat Green Bay again in the playoffs with a 13-10 victory.
rodgers connected 20 of 29 passes for 225 yards, but also had five sacks. he is now 0-4 against san francisco in the postseason.
The question now is whether Rodgers returns to the Packers for an 18th season or is traded, presumably to an AFC contender.