Aaron Rodgers’ Brother Jordan Joins BucsOctober 7th, 2013
The Bucs have a new quarterback. The team announced it signed Jordan Rodgers to the practice squad today. He’s a 25-year-old rookie, who was undrafted and was cut by the Jaguars before training camp.
Joe not sure the Bucs are finished shopping for a No. 3 QB, but they’ve got one for now. Here’s what the Vanderbilt University website says about Rodgers’ 2012 season with the Commodores.
An offensive co-captain, Rodgers put together one of the finest seasons ever by a Vanderbilt senior quarterback… Also became first quarterback in team history to guide Commodores to back-to-back postseason bowl appearances… Started all 12 games in which he participated, leading Commodores to 9-4 record and one of their best seasons in team gridiron history… His season passing totals -191 completions, 2,539 yards and 15 touchdowns – rank among the Top Ten single-season totals ever by a Vanderbilt QB… Rodgers completed 59.9% of his passes, the highest percentage by a Commodore QB since Jay Cutler’s junior season in 2004… Played remarkably consistent during Vanderbilt’s seven-game win streak to conclude the season, averaging 211 passing yards and nearly two TD passes per game… Passed for at least 170 yards in all but one start… Threw for a season-high 279 yards and two touchdowns to guide Commodores to thrilling 27-26 fourth quarter comeback win at Ole Miss… Also recorded 71 yards and two TDs on the ground vs. Ole Miss… Had two TD passes and a rushing score in Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl victory over N.C. State… Finished the campaign with 12 TD passes in the Commodores’ final six games…