Packers QB Aaron Rodgers named NFC Offensive Player of Month for December

Zach Kruse
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An award-winning final month of the 2020 season could propel Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers to a third NFL MVP.

Rodgers was named the NFC’s Offensive Player of the Month for December in 2020.

Over the final five games of the season, Rodgers threw 15 touchdown passes, had just one interception and rushed for two other scores for the Packers, who won all five games and clinched the No. 1 seed in the NFC.

Rodgers also completed 76.6 percent of his passes and had a passer rating of 131.9 during wins over the Philadelphia Eagles, Detroit Lions, Carolina Panthers, Tennessee Titans and Chicago Bears.

The Packers averaged 32.0 points per game and had an average win differential of 12.3 points.

This is Rodgers first Offensive Player of the Month award since December of the 2016 season. He has nine total in his career.

Green Bay Packers’ Aaron Rodgers reacts during the second half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Previous NFC Offensive Player of Month awards for Rodgers

December 2020
December 2016
November 2014
October 2012
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
December 2010
October 2009

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