The 2021 offseason of the NFL has been filled with dramatic storylines to keep the fanbase interested. The team with the most drama surrounding itself in the NFL is without question, the Green Bay Packers. Currently, the Packers are dealing with a considerable amount of quarterback controversy as long time veteran quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been a hold out since minicamp began, likely due to the fact he is demanding to be traded.
To make matters worse, yesterday Packers tight end Jace Sternberger was suspended by the NFL for 2 games for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Sternberger will miss games against the New Orleans Saints and Detroit Lions at the beginning of the 2021 season. He will be eligible to return against the San Francisco 49ers in Week 3. Aside from the 2 game suspension, Sternberger will lose nearly $38,000 in pay. Sternberger had the following to say on the being suspended by the NFL:
In other Green Bay Packers news, several Green Bay Packers teammates have showed support for Aaron Rodgers during his holdout period with the team. Check out a few of the comments from Davante Adams and David Bakhtiari: