Quick Reads: Rodgers best playoff QB

Through the divisional round, the Packers signal-caller is performing at historic levels

Updated: January 17, 2011, 12:45 PM ET
By Bill Barnwell | Football Outsiders

Just one month ago, Aaron Rodgers and his Green Bay Packers seemed to be on their last leg. Rodgers was concussed and ruled out for a crucial game in Foxboro, while the Packers seemed likely to fall out of the playoff picture with a loss to the streaking New England Patriots. For yet another season, it seemed like the copious amounts of talent in Green Bay would fail to produce a deep run into the playoffs -- if the playoffs even loomed at all.