Rodgers won the award for Best NFL player that year.Even though she admitted she was a fan of the Green Bay Packers' rival the Chicago Bears, she "told him a long time ago I'd always root for him as a player." "Now I am probably going to cheer for the whole team," she told the AP (via ESPN).
Eyewitnesses told TMZ Sports that the rumored couple didn’t show any PDA at the Mexican restaurant, though they did sit next to each other. (AP Photo/ Morry Gash, left, and Chris Keane, right, File) ORG XMIT: NY170CHARLOTTE, N. (AP) — Danica Patrick's heart is racing for Aaron Rodgers.Rodgers split from actress Olivia Munn in 2017 after three years of dating.Patrick in late November ended a five-year relationship with fellow NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr.Patrick and Rodgers have been linked romantically since the start of the new year, right before Patrick began promoting her new fitness book.A source told earlier this month that Rodgers and Patrick are dating.The news came after the sports gossip blog Terez Owens reported that the pair had dinner together after Christmas at his favorite restaurant, Chives in the Suamico village of Green Bay, Wisconsin."Take out the word 'probably.' Now I'm going to cheer for the whole team."Rodgers previously dated actress Olivia Munn.However, the two called it quits in April after three years of dating. The NASCAR driver confirmed the rumored romance on Monday."Yes, Aaron and I are dating," Patrick told the Associated Press (via ESPN).According to the ESPN article, Patrick told the AP she met Rodgers back in 2012 when they both attended the ESPYs.