Dating a nfl player
Could Aaron Rodgers continue playing quarterback in the NFL into his 40s? Rodgers appeared on Friday’s edition of The Rich Eisen Show and gave his thoughts on how long he could continue playing.
Bill Belichick is not necessarily an advocate of the NFL’s reported interest in trimming the amount of preseason games, as the New England Patriots head coach emphasized the importance of the exhibitions when it comes to evaluating players on the roster bubble.
The Raiders didn’t formally sit us down—they’re not structured like that as an organization to sit the wives down and school them, and say, “This is what we ask of you.” But it is definitely passed down by the veteran wives in the league. And that might mean, for some of the marquee players, that they’re going to get a better contract. I had my husband come home and tell me, “Don’t ever talk to the media.” Guys would get teased; they’d rib each other if they were in the news, or if the wife got mentioned. Do not let anybody distract us from our singular goal. I don’t know if teams do research on players’ partners—I’d assume they do, but I don’t know. Well, that and, “You’re just lucky to be here, so shut up And, in the end, why not just show up and shut up and be supportive? But that quiet support stops the second you are abused. And I wonder, with the league’s new, stiffer penalties for domestic violence, how many abused women will stay quiet—because that means the end of a career, the end of the insurance, the end of it all.
It’s made very clear to you, and not in a hateful way, by any means: “Let’s work together for this one common goal: to win the Super Bowl.” That will mean, for the coaches’ families, that you’re not going to get fired and you’ll get to stay here for another year. So we’re asking her to walk away from this, and it’s like, “How? If a player has a partner, that partner needs to not be controversial. Most of the girlfriends and wives feel the same gratitude and happiness, and I encourage them to be supportive of the team. I wonder now what the Ravens will do for Janay and her daughter.
Actors and athletes have a lot in common—busy schedules, lots of travel, and tons of attention, just to name a few.
It's no wonder, then, that celebrities and professional athletes pair off so often.