• Bidding to beat an airport shutdown, Inexperienced Bay Packers star Aaron Rodgers described his journey out of Peru.

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Modified 28 Mar 2020, 10:28 IST

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Inexperienced Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers

Inexperienced Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers spoke about his frantic journey out of Peru earlier than an airport shutdown.

The 36-year-old was within the South American nation earlier this month throughout the coronavirus pandemic, which has led to greater than 27,300 deaths worldwide.

Rodgers described the loopy journey to get out of Peru forward of an airport shutdown, revealing he “made it by about 15 minutes” in his non-public airplane.

“Have you ever seen the film ‘Argo’? The scene on the finish the place they’re racing to the airport and, no person was chasing us fortunately or holding us,” he advised McAfee & Hawk: Sports activities Speak on Friday.

“We did not have to talk Farsi to get again within the nation, however there was some moments the place we had been anxious we weren’t gonna get out.

“It was absolute pandemonium on the airport.”

Rodgers and the Packers reached the NFL playoffs final season, shedding to the San Francisco 49ers within the NFC Championship Recreation.

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