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Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones co-hosted Monday's Clubhouse Live, USA TODAY NETWORK-Wisconsin’s live weekly football show. Packers rookie linebacker Rashan Gary was Jones’ guest.

Among the topics they touched on were rewriting the history books, the Packers' offense, silencing the critics, matchups and being a rookie. The show can be seen live at The Clubhouse Sports Pub & Grill in downtown Appleton or at clubhouselive.com.

Here are select and edited answers from the interview:

WATCH:  Clubhouse Live with Aaron Jones and Rashan Gary

Q: You finished with a career-high 226 total yards in Sunday night's victory over the Chiefs, including 159 yards receiving and two touchdowns on seven catches. And in doing so, you've etched your name in the team record book. You're also on pace for close to 1,000 rushing yards, over 700 receiving yards, over 1,600 total yards, 68 receptions and 22 touchdowns. Are you at all surprised by the success you've had so far this season?

Jones: No, I'm not surprised. When you believe in yourself, why would you be surprised? It's something I've worked hard for, so I just feel like my blessings are coming my way and all the hard work is paying off.

Q: Do you like proving your doubters wrong? Is that a source of motivation for you?

Jones: Definitely. I always feel like I've been underrated. People have always doubted me. I couldn't block. I couldn't catch. Not big enough. Not fast enough. Just silence all the doubters.

Q: Why do you think you fit Matt LaFleur's scheme so well?

Jones: It just gets the backs involved in multiple ways, finding ways to get the playmaker the ball. You'll see me going in motion, getting the ball in that way. You'll see me out wide at receiver. You'll see me in the backfield or off of play-action. Just different designs set up for me. And I just feel like when it's schemed like that for your playmakers, it'll be successful. 

Q: What are you thinking when it's man coverage and you see you're up against a linebacker in a passing situation?

Jones: Just start smiling. Hoping it's a deep route called. 

Q: What's the biggest thing you've had to learn as you've transitioned from college football to the NFL?

Gary: I feel like the No. 1 thing for me was just to come in with open ears, just how I came in my freshman year (in college). Not coming in with the mindset that I know everything and that I can do everything. I come in with the mindset that I still have room to grow. I've yet to become the player that I want to become. And having players that we have in the locker room is a great experience, and I'm feeding off of everybody.

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Contact Brett Christopherson at (920) 993-7117 or bchristopherson@gannett.com. Follow him on Twitter at @PCBrettC.

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