Report: Packers releasing Jake Kumerow was ‘death knell’ in relationship with Aaron Rodgers

By Lynn Binnie
Whitewater Banner volunteer staf

Packers fans have heard plenty of rumors in recent days regarding Aaron Rodgers’ dispute with management and his desire to either be traded or retire. Here’s one of the latest rumors: that one of the major factors was the release of former Warkawk Jake Kumerow from the team.

Kumerow originally attended Illinois. He caught 3 passes for 15 yards with the Illini. He then transferred to UW-W. Kumerow finished with 158 receptions for 2648 yards and 36 touchdowns for the Warhawks, and was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent in 2015. He has also been a member of the New England PatriotsGreen Bay Packers, and New Orleans Saints. He was released by the Packers during final roster cuts on September 5, 2020. (Source: Wikipedia)

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