Aaron Rodgers, in Santa Claus disguise, continues his photobombing trend

Jay Busbee

Even when you're the most important player on your team but you've been sidelined half the year, your mind starts to wander. You get bored. You look for action. You look for trouble. You look, in this case, for a Santa costume.

That's Aaron Rodgers, shelved QB for the Green Bay Packers, lurking right behind teammates Sam Shields, John Kuhn, and Jarrett Boykin. The Packers are in a crucial battle for the NFC North crown, and the fact that they've even come this far without Rodgers is something of a miracle. We're pretty sure we know what every player on that sideline is asking of Santa for Christmas.

Each game, the Packers select three players to serve as captains for the coin toss. And each time the captains pose for a pregame picture, Rodgers is there, somehow. Here, via the effectively-named tumblr Aaron Rodgers Photobombs, are a few more of his best:

Green Bay, get this guy back on the field soon before he goes insane.

Jay Busbee is a contributor for Shutdown Corner on Yahoo Sports. Have a tip? Email him at jay.busbee@yahoo.com or follow him on Twitter.