Entertainment TV 'Bachelorette' Contestant Jordan Rodgers Accused of Cheating by Trainer Claiming to Be His Ex-Girlfriend: '#TuneInNextWeekForMoreBS' Jordan Rodgers said on the season 12 premiere of The Bachelorette that his football career ended a relationship with a woman he loved By Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble Lindsay Kimble is a Senior Digital News Editor and the Sports Editor for PEOPLE Digital. She's worked at PEOPLE for over seven years as a writer, reporter and editor across our Entertainment, Lifestyle and News teams, covering everything from the Super Bowl to the Met Gala. She's been nominated for the ASME NEXT Awards for Journalists Under 30, and previously wrote for Us Weekly while on staff at Wenner Media. People Editorial Guidelines Published on May 24, 2016 10:15 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Rick Rowell/ABC/Getty brightcove.createExperiences(); Jordan Rodgers has already emerged as a front-runner for JoJo Fletcher‘s heart on the 12th season of The Bachelorette, but past relationship drama seems to be catching up with him. The 27-year-old former NFL player, whose brother Aaron, 32, is currently the Green Bay Packers starting quarterback, was awarded the season’s first kiss with Fletcher – and the First Impression Rose. During the episode, Rodgers explained that he had previously been in a relationship with a woman he loved, but his football career led to its end. “I was in love, but I was so focused on football that I didn’t make time for anything else,” Rodgers explained. After the premiere, however, Brittany Farrar – who says she is Rodgers’ ex-girlfriend – slammed the hunky athlete on Instagram: “Riding the bench doesn’t get in the way of a relationship, but cheating does.” She added the hashtags “#yourpitchisntperfect,” and “#alwayswantedtobefamous #dreamscometrue #tuneinnextweekformoreBS,” tagging Rogers in the video of Chris Pratt shaking his head in surprise. Farrar, a trainer based in Nashville, also appears to be close friends with actress Olivia Munn, who is Aaron’s longtime girlfriend. Munn also trains with Farrar, writing on Instagram a week ago, “@frankierodgers12 wiped out after his first @brittany.farrar workout. I feel ya buddy. She kicks me butt, too.” RELATED VIDEO: What Happens to The Bachelor Mansion in Between Seasons? Of Rodgers, Fletcher told ABC News on Monday: “I didn’t know what to expect from him. I knew that he was cute and I knew that he had some sort of fame but it didn’t really play a factor in our relationship right off the bat.” “And night one I was expecting that to be a story with Jordan, but he didn’t lead with that,” she continued, adding, “He was his own man, and that’s something we ended up discussing as the season went on.” The Bachelorette airs Mondays (8 p.m. ET) on ABC.