Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers quarterback, denied Wednesday reports that he was suffering from COVID toe.
During an appearance on The Tonight Show, Rodgers joked about his “COVID” toe. Pat McAfee Show Tuesday.
“I felt good in just a few days without any lingering effects other than the COVID toe,” Rodgers said before going on to joke about being injured doing the “hokey pokey.”
The Wall Street Journal later published a story titled, “Aaron Rodgers Doesn’t Just Have Any Toe Injury. He Has Covid Toe.”
The Cleveland ClinicCOVID toe is a reaction to a COVID-19-related infection.
Rodgers showed media his toes Wednesday. He stated that he doesn’t have a COVID toe. He claimed he has a fracture.
Rodgers said to reporters, “I have no lesions in my feet.” “That’s just disinformation. This is a surprising statement coming from a respected journalistic institution.
Rodgers, who was not vaccinated, had to miss one match this season because he contracted COVID-19.