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Aaron Rodgers

Yeah, I Made That Bet ...      But I'm Totally

WUSSING OUT!

9/11/2012 3:33 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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0911-aaron-rodgers-gettyAaron Rodgers doesn't seem to understand the way bets work -- because even though he LOST a wager to Boyz II Men ... he's now trying to weasel his way out of paying up ... by throwing TMZ under the bus.

We broke the story ... the Green Bay Packers star agreed to a friendly bet with the guys from Boyz II Men -- if he lost to the 49ers, he had to wear an Alex Smith jersey the following week.

Well, the Pack lost ... and Boyz II Men told us they were confident the NFL star would hold up his end of the bargain.

But earlier today, Rodgers addressed the media -- and when he was asked about the wager, he sounded like a man trying to get out of donning his rival's jersey.

"There's nothing to that," Rodgers said ... adding, "That got blown way out of proportion."



Still, Rodgers DID acknowledge a bet was made ... saying, "It was at best a joke between friends, and, unfortunately, the great reporting of TMZ blew another one."

What did we blow? You made a bet ... you lost ... now you're not living up to it.

In fact, check out the tweet Boyz II Men posted in the final minutes of Sunday's game ... which reads, "Pressing the jersey now!"

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Aaron, if anybody blew it ... it was you.

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1.

Jordan    

What do you expect from wisconsin lie when you do not get your way.

772 days ago
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Jordan    

Just think if this is how AAron Rogers represents his state imagine how someone like Paul Ryan from Wisconsin will Represent this country.

772 days ago
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Truth    

OBVIOUSLY PACKERS MGT GOT TO HIM... PUT ON THE DUMB ASS JERSEY AND YOU GET F*CKED! POINT BLANK PERIOD. #TRUTH!!

772 days ago
4.

Phishie from Philly    

You better pay on your debt or you will be visited by 3 spirits.
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Phishie from Philly

772 days ago
5.

Melissa1987    

Stfu TMZ we all know how u guys like to blow things out of proportion.

772 days ago
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lbs    

Aaron Rodgers is from California...Aaron, don't renig on your bet if it's true ...just remember the 49'r was your childhood favorite team, Rep the city that love's you reguardless of whom you play for...in the great words of TO "I love me some me."

772 days ago
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obama'saracist    

typical loser liar welsher

772 days ago
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MrHarrybawls2010    

More stories on Danny Bonaduce and Macauley Caulkin please..

772 days ago
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Joe    

Aaron Rodgers is a great quarterback. I love watching him. BUT... I can't stand when people lose a bet... and they don't go through with the bet. Not cool Rodgers !

772 days ago
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tgrfan42069    

seems to me tmz is making a mountain out of a mole hill.he isnt blaming tmz for him not doing it.just stating that tmz didnt really know what the real story was.heard some of it then ran with it.like they do all of the time

772 days ago
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Greg    

The mole hill would be Aaron Rodgers putting on the jersey for five minutes and tweeting a pic. TMZ isn't making a mountain out of anything...just reporting the facts. This would have gone down a lot quieter had AR just come through on his end of the bet.

I'm guessing B2M aren't going to be doing him any more favors.

772 days ago
12.

pete    

you stupid freakin Packer! at least my Bears have more credibility than YOU Aaron Rodgers. MAN UP!

772 days ago
13.

DaveT    

Pay up sucker!
Niners. Super Bowl 2013. Gonna happen.

772 days ago
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chris    

this article sounds like it was written by a pissed off whiny 6th grade girl.. great job tmz.. must be pretty light on material to report on

772 days ago
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chris    

If anyone really thinks ANY professional athlete, especially a class act star like Aaron Rodgers, would legitimately agree to wear another team's jersey, you are even dumber than the person who wrote this article

772 days ago
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