He said, “I spoke with a good friend.” Joe RoganAfter he received COVID, I started doing lots of the things he suggested.”

Though Rodgers said he tried to petition the NFL to “accept my immunization status as under their vaccination protocol,” he was ultimately denied.

Due to his non-immunized status, he must now follow what he believes are “draconian and shame-based” protocols for those who are not vaccinated against COVID-19, which includes wearing a mask in public, testing for COVID-19 every day and certain travel restrictions.

Rodgers said that he wasn’t a COVID denier and that the “situation” he finds himself in is “a conversation.”