Aaron Rodgers lacking Wednesday`s exercise may not vicinity him in any risk of sitting out Week 7's matchup towards the Washington Commanders.

The Green Bay Packers quarterback injured his thumb on the quit of Week 5's loss to the New York Giants, however he performed closing weekend after handiest working towards Thursday and Friday.

When speakme to journalists Wednesday (h/t Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio), Rodgers stated he is following the equal agenda this week.

"It became sore after the sport," Rodgers stated of his thumb. "It regularly receives higher all through the week. Similar plan. I`ll exit and exercise

the following day and Friday and take it clean Saturday,  and be prepared to head Sunday."

Rodgers admitted to experiencing "a few grip issues" at some point of Green Bay's Week 6 loss to the New York Jets. He completed the sport with 246 passing yards and a touchdown.

"It stricken me on a pair throws," Rodgers stated. "I can cope with pain. Pain control has been a part of all of our careers.  So you simply learn how to cope with anything you`ve were given going on, and if you could be obtainable you`re obtainable."

Rodgers has performed sixteen video games in every of the closing 4 seasons. His handiest absence resulted from his unvaccinated fame

maintaining him from clearing the league's COVID protocols in time to stand the Kansas City Chiefs closing season.

The MVP hasn't neglected time due to an harm considering that breaking his collarbone in 2017, so a sore thumb is not likely to sideline him. However, it may have an effect on the 38-year-old's performance. Green Bay will play Washington this Sunday at 1 p.m. ET.