- Aaron Rodgers was on the sidelines because the Jets had been overwhelmed by the Chargers
- The 39-year-old quarterback was seen dropping a beaker-shaped bottle
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Aaron Rodgers has spoken out after rumors started swirling that he dropped a bong on the sidelines earlier than the New York Jets’ defeat by the Los Angeles Chargers on Monday night time.
Rodgers was supporting his teammates as he continues to recuperate from a torn Achilles. He was amongst these at MetLife Stadium because the Jets had been overwhelmed 27-6 by Los Angeles.
Earlier than the sport, the 39-year-old was seen choosing up a black field on the sidelines, just for a transparent beaker-shaped bottle to fall out and start leaking on to the turf.
Earlier than lengthy, social media was awash with options that the suspicious-looking bottle was in truth a bong used to smoke marijuana.
However, talking on the Pat McAfee Present on Friday, Rodgers revealed it was in truth a bottle of tequila he had obtained as a present.
Aaron Rodgers has addressed rumors he dropped a bong on the sidelines at MetLife Stadium
The 39-year-old confirmed it was in truth a bottle of tequila that he had been given as a present
‘That was not a bong, to start with,’ Rodgers mentioned. ‘There’s a gentleman named John Sutcliffe, he’s the ESPN Deportes sideline reporter and he’s tried to interview me in Spanish a couple of instances with some humorous outcomes.
Rodgers defined: ‘I used to be strolling off the sector with my Maestro Dobel tequila that John Sutcliffe offers me each time he sees me on Monday Evening Soccer… I go to choose it again up, s*** falls out and I lose half my tequila.
‘So, shout out to John for bringing me tequila, shout out to Maestro Dobel… shout out to bongs all over the place, however that was not one among them.”
Rodgers’ use of other medicines comparable to ayahuasca is well-documented however the quarterback was not offended that folks thought he may need a bong on the sidelines.
As an alternative he was dissatisfied that folks’s ‘conspiracy theories’ weren’t extra outlandish. ‘I really feel it ought to’ve been one thing extra like dolphin semen or Giants tears or one thing higher than that,’ he joked.