Aaron Rodgers’ brother has scored roses from Bachelorette JoJo Fletcher. The 25-year-old beauty — who started filming season 12 of the ABC love hunt March 16 — is connecting with the NFL quarterback’s younger bro Jordan, 27.

“He and JoJo are really hitting it off,” a show source reveals in the new issue of Us Weekly of the Vanderbilt University grad and former Canadian Football League athlete. “He’s a front-runner already.”

But Bachelor Ben Higgins’ runner-up is still, er, playing the field. During a March 19 one-on-one date, the real-estate developer and a tall, brunette suitor drove in an aqua Mustang convertible to the Burbank, California, airport, then walked hand-in-hand to a private plane. “They were laughing a lot,” says an onlooker, “They were very affectionate.”

And according to show creator Mike Fleiss, the perky Dallas resident has already kissed three guys. In a series of tweets about the season, which premieres May 23, Fleiss wrote, “JoJo is taking this very seriously.”

For more information on Fletcher’s journey to find love, pick up the new issue of Us Weekly, on stands now!

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