Aaron Rodgers Injured in Week 1: Jets Fear Torn Achilles

by: Yatriinfo.com

Sudden Injury 

Aaron Rodgers, the New York Jets' new quarterback, suffered an ankle injury just four snaps into his first game with the team during Week 1. 

Carted Off 

After the injury, Rodgers had to be carted off the field and was ruled out for the rest of the game following X-rays.

Achilles Tendon Concerns 

Jets' head coach Robert Saleh expressed fear that Rodgers might have torn his Achilles tendon, a potentially season-ending injury. 

Upcoming MRI 

The team announced plans to conduct an MRI on Rodgers to assess the extent of the injury and determine the next steps. 

Sack by Leonard Floyd 

Rodgers' injury occurred when he was sacked by Buffalo Bills outside linebacker Leonard Floyd, leading to a twist and a tangle of legs. 

Fans' Shock 

The MetLife Stadium crowd, which had been excited for Rodgers' debut, fell silent when rookie Zach Wilson had to step in for the injured veteran. 

Wi-Fi Interruption 

The news of Rodgers' injury had such an impact that fans' attempts to follow updates on their phones slowed down MetLife Stadium's Wi-Fi. 

Offseason Trade 

Aaron Rodgers was acquired by the Jets in the offseason from the Green Bay Packers, in a trade that involved draft picks and expectations of a stronger season.