Rodgers was knocked out of the game on a rough hit from Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr, who took Rodgers to the ground after he had gotten a throw off. While no flag was thrown on the play, Rodgers was livid with Barr as he began to realize his injury, and was caught on camera using some colorful language on the sideline.
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SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 18: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers warms up prior to the 2015 NFC Championship against the Seattle Seahawks game at CenturyLink Field on January 18, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 18: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers waits to run out to the field before taking on the Seattle Seahawks in the 2015 NFC Championship game at CenturyLink Field on January 18, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - APRIL 06: University of Wisconsin Athletic Director Barry Alvarez and Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers watch the game against the Duke Blue Devils during the NCAA Men's Final Four National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers, left, and Olivia Munn arrive to the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party February 22, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California.
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 28: NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers talks with Sam Dekker #15 of the Wisconsin Badgers after the Badgers 85-78 win against the Arizona Wildcats during the West Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Staples Center on March 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
SANTA MONICA, CA - FEBRUARY 21: (L-R) Actors Dax Shepard and Olivia Munn and NFL player Aaron Rodgers attend the 2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach on February 21, 2015 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 18: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers calls out a play during the first quarter of the 2015 NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on January 18, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
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This isn't the first time Rodgers has suffered from this injury — in 2013 he missed seven games with a broken collarbone. That year, the Packers were able to hold on and win the NFC North with a record of 8-7-1 and help from backups Scott Tolzien and Matt Flynn.
This year, it will be up to backup Brett Hundley to keep the Packers in contention in Rodgers' absence.