The Pat McAfee Show
First, it was ayahuasca … now Aaron Rodgers is relying on seclusion retreats to assist him make future choices — revealing Tuesday he means to lock himself in darkness for 4 days this month while he ponders retirement.
The Green Bay Packers star simply exposed the eyebrow-raising intend on “The Pat McAfee Show” … calling it “a darkness retreat” that he means on starting “in a couple weeks.”
Rodgers discussed … everything involves heading to “a little house” where he’ll be totally by himself in a space. He stated there’s a slot where food will be provided to him sometimes — however beyond that, he means on having no contact with any person or anything for approximately 96 overall hours.
“It’s four nights of complete darkness,” the 39-year-old stated.
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“You’re not locked in. You can leave. If you can’t do it, you can just walk out the door. But, it’s a darkness retreat.”
Rodgers, who notoriously utilized an ayahuasca journey to move him to 2 MVP awards in his profession, stated there will be “no music, no nothing” while he remains in seclusion … and the supreme objective of everything is to come out with a clear choice about his NFL future.
“I’ve had a number of friends who have done it and had some profound experiences and it’s something that’s been on my radar for a few years now and I felt like it’d be awesome to do regardless of where I was leaning after this season,” Rodgers stated. “So, it’s been on the calendar for months and months and months. And it’s coming up in a couple weeks.”
Rodgers, as part of an agreement extension he signed with the Packers in 2015, is presently set to make $59.465 million if he plays in 2023.
There have actually been reports that he might be traded if he chooses to go another year in the league — though Green Bay has yet to formally verify if it’s fielding deals for the star quarterback.