‘Jeopardy’ fans flip that Aaron Rodgers could’ve been host

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“Jeopardy!” admirers are respiratory a sigh of relief, but nonetheless expressing outrage, more than the assumed that unvaccinated NFL star Aaron Rodgers could have been the famed recreation show’s host.

Rodgers, 37, not too long ago tested positive for COVID-19 and will skip the Eco-friendly Bay Packers’ recreation from the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs on Sunday.

The soccer player was a guest host on the demonstrate this previous April as the display seeks a long lasting alternative for the late Alex Trebek. Whilst he was in the functioning for the gig, Rodgers quipped that he preferred to quit his day career as a athletics star to host the series forever.

“I would really like to be the host of ‘Jeopardy!’ yes,” Rodgers stated on “The Pat McAfee Show” at the time when questioned if he’d choose on the gig entire time.

Fans tweeted out their reactions to Rodgers’ COVID-19 analysis and expressed their relief that he would hardly ever, at any time be a entire-time “Jeopardy!” host.

“Well, at minimum now know why he was handed about as the ‘Jeopardy!’ host,” one particular wrote.

An additional pointed out the late and most iconic host of all, Alex Trebek, indicating, “I’m beginning to consider Alex Trebek cursed his Jeopardy lectern to destroy all that would follow him. ‘Jeopardy’ is a superior name for a horror movie now that I consider about it.”

“I cannot believe Aaron Rogers hosted a match clearly show and lied about getting vaccinated! He set all of the contestants in Jeopardy,” extra another user.

“Aaron Rodgers wants to host Jeopardy and would not get just one problem ideal in the Biology class,” an additional chimed in.

Previous “Jeopardy!” champ James Holzhauer, acknowledged for getting outspoken, also weighed in, producing, “Dr. Oz: I’m the only peddler of pseudoscience to at any time visitor host ‘Jeopardy!’ Aaron Rodgers: Maintain on a minute playa.”

“JEOPARDY CONTESTANT: ill just take Vaccines for $2000, aaron RODGERS: I will not,” teased a lover.

Mayim Bialik was announced as the interim guest host for the game exhibit in August.

Mayim Bialik has been filling in as a substitution host right after executive-producer-turned-host Mike Richards resigned this past summer months amid controversy. A slew of visitor hosts took the reins of the recreation demonstrate soon after Trebek’s demise from most cancers in November 2020.

The “Big Bang Theory” star, who dispelled rumors that she was anti-vax, and record-setting “Jeopardy!” champ Ken Jennings now share hosting responsibilities for the remainder of the 2021 year.