He had to endure a malfunctioning radio in his helmet and two offensive flags.In his first NFL game, Rodgers completed two out of seven passes and was sacked twice.He graduated from Pleasant Valley High School in spring 2002.After one year at Butte Community College in Oroville, a junior college about 15 miles (25 km) southeast of Chico, Rodgers received an athletic scholarship to attend the University of California, Berkeley, where he played for the California Golden Bears football team from 2003 to 2004. In a 2011 interview with E:60, he attributed the relative lack of attention in the recruiting process to his unimposing physical stature as a high school player at 5'10" (1.78 m) and 165 lb (75 kg).
The Rodgers family returned to Chico in 1997, and Aaron attended Pleasant Valley High School, starting for two years at quarterback and garnering 4,421 passing yards.
Aaron Charles Rodgers (born December 2, 1983) is an American football quarterback for the Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL).
Rodgers played college football for the California Golden Bears, where he set several career passing records, including lowest single-season and career interception rates.
Rodgers's performance set up the Golden Bears at first and goal with remaining and a chance for the game-winning touchdown.
On the first play of USC's goal line stand, Rodgers threw an incomplete pass.
Rodgers had wanted to attend Florida State and play under head coach Bobby Bowden, but was rejected. While there, he was discovered by the California Golden Bears's head coach Jeff Tedford, who was recruiting Butte tight end Garrett Cross.