State FarmInsurance continues its partnership with the vaccine-rejecting NFL star Aaron Rodgers, praising the Green Bay Packers quarterback as a “great ambassador” for the company for nearly a decade.

The insurance company encourages people to continue getting vaccinated. COVID-19Although their ambassador was not asked about his vaccination status he propagated misinformation and tested positive for COVID-19.

“We don’t support some of the statements that he has made, but we respect his right to have his own personal point of view,” said a statement issued by a company spokesperson to USA TodayIt is.

Nevertheless, “our mission at State Farm is to support safer, stronger communities. To that end, we encourage vaccinations — but respect everyone’s right to make a choice based on their personal circumstances.”

Rodgers was positive for COVID-19 in his last test. He admitted Friday on “The Pat McAfee Show” that he did not get the vaccine ― even though he’d told reporters in August that he had been “immunized, ― because he feared the shot would make him sterileThis is a fact. This is not supported by medical evidence.

He also said he was following the medical advice of comedian and former “Fear Factor” host Joe RoganWho also? tested positive for COVID-19 and said he was using the deworming medication ivermectin to treat it — which is also not supported by science.

Rodgers railed that he’s being being “canceled” and accused the media of conducting a “witch hunt” to find out which players are vaccinated.

He nevertheless insisted he was not an “anti-vax flat-earther.”

Social media erupted over State Farm’s decision, with many critics playing off its advertising catchphrase that the company is there “like a good neighbor.”

On Saturday, Rodgers was killed and the Prevea Health company ended its partnership. commentsThe company. The company’s spokesperson since 2012 was the quarterback.

“Prevea Health remains deeply committed to protecting its patients, staff, providers and communities amidst the COVID-19 pandemic,” Prevea stated. “This includes encouraging and helping all eligible populations to become vaccinated against COVID-19 to prevent the virus from further significantly impacting lives and livelihoods.”

After he tested positive, Rodgers was barred from Green Bay’s game on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. Rodgers must have been vaccinated, as are all NFL unvaccinated NFL players. isolate for a total of 10 days and test negative before he can return to play

Source: HuffPost.com.

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