Aaron Rodgers carted to locker room with right shoulder injury
Aaron Rodgers took a big hit from Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr early in Sunday’s game, and the Green Bay Packers quarterback was forced to leave the game.
Rodgers landed hard on his right arm and shoulder. Here’s a video of the hit:
The injury that sent Aaron Rodgers to the medical tent, then got carted off from the sidelines to the locker room pic.twitter.com/AI9V8lVAEm
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He was examined briefly in the blue medical tent on Green Bay’s sideline before being carted to the locker room.
Aaron Rodgers is being loaded onto the cart in Minnesota. pic.twitter.com/YEDIfuLEq8
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The Packers announced that Rodgers suffered a right shoulder injury and was questionable to return. The extent of the injury was unclear, but it must have been somewhat serious if he was unable to walk to the locker room under his own power.