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Look: Aaron Rodgers Reacts To The Packers' 3-3 Start

Aaron Rodgers

Aaron Rodgers once told Packers' fans to R-E-L-A-X in 2014 following a 1-2 start to the season.

This season, at 3-3 following back-to-back losses to the New York Giants and Jets, Rodgers is echoing some of the same sentiment.

While appearing on Pat McAfee's podcast this morning, Rodgers sent a message to Green Bay fans and those watching the show that there's no need to panic over the slow start to the season.

"The Bucs, Rams, San Fran & us are all 3-3.. there's no need to panic," Rodgers said on the Pat McAfee Show Tuesday morning.

While the 2014 Packers ended up turning things around - they won the NFC North and went 11-2 after their 1-2 start to the season - this Green Bay team is different, and in some bad ways, the same, compared to their 2014 counterpart. 

Let's start off with the similarities. Randall Cobb, who caught 91 passes for 1,287 yards in 2014 as the second leading receiver for the Packers, is still the second leading receiver for Green Bay in 2022. The difference, though, is that this version of Cobb (now age 32) is averaging just over 40 yards per game instead of 80. 

Staying on the topic of receivers, Jordy Nelson paced the Green Bay group in 2014 with 98 receptions for over 1,500 yards. That means two Packers, Nelson and Cobb, had over 1,200 yards receiving for Green Bay in 2014. 

With Allen Lazard leading the Green Bay receiving core in terms of yards per game (57) in 2022, the Packers might not even have one 1,000 yard receiver this season.

Aaron Rodgers and the Packers' receivers will look to get back on track in Week 7 against the Washington Commanders.