The Saints will not have to attend lengthy to switch Drew Brees with one other Corridor of Fame QB … ‘trigger will Will Blackmon tells TMZ Sports activities Aaron Rodgers is heading to New Orleans subsequent season.
“Subsequent 12 months,” Blackmon mentioned, “Aaron Rodgers can be a New Orleans Saint.”
Blackmon’s prediction is a daring one … however it’s not essentially uninformed — you may recall, the previous NFL defensive again was teammates with Aaron in Inexperienced Bay from 2006 by 2009.
And, Will tells us he nonetheless has a superb relationship with Aaron … and it would not shock him if the Inexperienced Bay signal-caller ended up beneath heart for Sean Payton in 2022, given all the drama Rodgers has gone by with the Packers this offseason.
“I can see Aaron Rodgers being a New Orleans Saint subsequent 12 months,” Blackmon mentioned.
After all, Jameis Winston is N.O.’s starter this 12 months … however Blackmon does not seem to make sure the previous #1 general draft choose will do sufficient to show he ought to get a second 12 months in that position.
Blackmon says chopping down the interceptions — significantly with a depleted huge receiver group in New Orleans — could be simply too troublesome for Jameis … opening the door for a run at Rodgers.
There’s extra … Blackmon additionally weighed in on Eli Manning‘s Corridor of Fame candidacy — and he broke down his wine enterprise for us too, which sounds completely superior!!