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For second straight week, Packers QB Aaron Rodgers nominated for FedEx Air Player of the Week

It’s the third time in his last four games Rodgers has been nominated

QB Aaron Rodgers
QB Aaron Rodgers

GREEN BAY – For the second straight week, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has been nominated for the FedEx Air Player of the Week after completing 23-of-31 passes for 268 yards and three touchdowns in Sunday's 31-10 win over the Baltimore Ravens.

Fans are encouraged to vote for Rodgers here, on Twitter via the @NFL published polls and on the NFL Mobile App. Voting is open through 2 p.m. CT this Wednesday.

On his third and final touchdown pass on Sunday, Rodgers moved into a tie with Brett Favre for the Packers' franchise record in career touchdown passes (442).

It's the fourth Rodgers has been nominated for the weekly award (Week 7, vs. Washington; Week 11, at Minnesota; Week 14, vs. Chicago; Week 15 at Baltimore).

Rodgers has played at an MVP level over his last five games despite a lingering toe injury, completing 126-of-183 passes for 1,593 yards, 13 touchdowns and one interception (117.1 passer rating).

The other nominees include Kansas City's Patrick Mahomes (31-of-47 for 410 yards and three touchdowns) and Detroit's Jared Goff (21-of-26 for 216 yards and three TDs).

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