The former Fulham midfielder said that the stumbling block for Gerrard taking the job relates to questions about Rangers' resources.
"I've seen the speculation over the last couple of days and I was a little bit surprised", Rodgers said.
Rodgers told talkSPORT: "Graeme Murty has been put in a position - he was Under-20s coach past year and now he's the first-team manager - and everyone was talking about him being a great guy and was doing very well".
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'I suppose as a football club Rangers can't be trying to get someone like Stevie, who is young, hungry and ambitious, to go there and compete and sell him a dummy.
And Gerrard is likely to press the Rangers board over the finances available to him should he take over a club who are third in the Premiership and level on points with fourth-placed Hibernian.
However, although he admitted that he hopes to return to management in the English top flight, he insisted that it will be "no time soon".
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With an important part of the Rangers project being to match the standards of the Hoops, the 43-year-old feels that Gerrard should be a positive appointment for the club, who could only take them forward and not backwards.
"I think I've done a good job so far".
He said: "I'm in the role now". "Believe it or not the sky is blue here in Glasgow, I absolutely love it here".
"It's a big "if", because there are no guarantees, but if everything is put in place and he is promised funds - and I'm pretty sure if he accepts they would have to deliver what they have promised to him - I think it's a no-brainer for him", the Newcastle legend told BBC Sport.
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"The end game for Steven Gerrard's managerial career is managing Liverpool but Klopp is there for the long term and no one has any reason to disbelief that the minimum he will be there is the remaining four years of his contract through to 2022".
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