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And now, for some good news. One vital piece of the Packers aerial team could be back on the field way sooner than anyone probably expected.
Today, Jones was diagnosed with a strained PCL, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.
That means the team is looking at the option of him starting as early as this Sunday for the team's tilt against the Cleveland Browns.
That would be a huge boon for the team's passing game, considering it currently only has two other wide receivers on the 53-man roster consisting of Jordy Nelson and Jarrett Boykin.
If Jones is slated to come back Sunday, the team may not be as hurt by its current available receiving corps, but they do have some insurance on the practice squad in the form of Myles White.
So far this season, Jones has hauled in 20 receptions for 349 yards and two TDs. He has also been a physical beast by blocking in the Packers running game. His injury came when he was blocking for Eddie Lacy.
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We mentioned earlier that Packers wide receiver James Jones suffered a leg injury during today’s win over the Bengals.
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, it looks like Jones may have dodged a bullet.
Sounds like #Packers WR James Jones dodged a bullet with his injury. He’s indicated to people that he’s OK.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 13, 2013
Packers receiver James Jones has been diagnosed with a sprained PCL in his left knee. SOURCE: Adam Schefter, ESPNFantasy Spin:Jones, who left yesterday's win over Baltimore in the first half, should be considered questionable for Sunday's game against Cleveland. The 29-year-old is on pace for 1,117 receiving yards this season, which would be a new career-high.
The Green Bay Packers entered Week 6 against the defending Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens on Sunday afternoon without the heart and sole of their defense Clay Matthews but shortly into the game they also suffered a loss in the receiving corp after James Jones went down with a left leg injury.
There was no immediate update available and Jones was listed as questionable but...
The Packers have always commited to the 'next man up' philosophy. But, after yesterday's tense, defensive slugfest in Baltimore, Green Bay fans and the team both hope to avoid serious injuries that have befallen two of the most high-profile players in the passing game.
With injuries sustained to both James Jones (leg) and Randall Cobb (knee), the Packers organization...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Though coach Mike McCarthy wouldn't confirm any specifics of the three injuries suffered by Green Bay Packers players in Sunday's game, there was some information available Monday afternoon.
Wide receiver Randall Cobb will be out "multiple weeks" with a knee injury. Wide receiver James Jones (knee) has a chance to play in the next game. Outside...
Packers receiver James Jones left Sunday's game with Baltimore due to a leg injury.Fantasy Spin:Jones has one catch for 10 yards. His return is questionable. The Packers have plenty of receivers to go to in Randall Cobb, Jordy Nelson and Jermichael Finley.
The Green Bay Packers lost receivers Randall Cobb and James Jones to leg injuries in the first half at Baltimore on Sunday.
Jones appeared to hurt his left knee on a pass play in the first quarter. He limped off the field and the Packers called it a ''leg injury,'' saying he would not return.
Jones entered the game with 19 catches for 339 yards and two touchdowns...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Packers WR James Jones suffered a sprained PCL during Sunday’s win over the Ravens.
Schefter adds that the Packers intend to make a decision regarding his availability for Week 7 later this week.
Following the game, reports indicated that Jones’ injury wasn’t that severe and the team was hoping that he could play against the Browns this...
Wide receiver James Jones was not available at practice today for the Green Bay Packers.
This is not that surprising as the Packers, while allowing that there is a chance that Jones could be available for Sunday's game against the Browns, have indicated that Jones' availability is no sure thing.
The news comes courtesy of ESPN.
The Packers are thin at wide...
The Green Bay Packers will be without their leading receiver Randall Cobb for “multiple weeks,” but fellow receiver James Jones “may have a chance” to play this week. “When injuries happen, you have to flip the page,” said Packers coach Mike McCarthy via the team’s website. “It’s like anything in life. Are you going to cry about it, or are you going to look at it...
The Green Bay Packers' injury list keeps on growing.
Coach Mike McCarthy knew about the injuries sustained by wide receivers Randall Cobb and James Jones during Sunday's victory at Baltimore.
But he didn't learn until Monday morning that starting outside linebacker Nick Perry had suffered a foot injury that will sideline him at least for this week and likely longer...
Familiar territory here. The Packers offense consists of mostly points contributed solely by Mason Crosby and despite penalties and defensive miscues, the Packers lead the Ravens, 6-0 in Baltimore.
The storyline of the first half, however, are two injuries to the Packers passing game.
Early in the game, James Jones was taken out of the game following a leg injury.
With Randall Cobb and James Jones sidelined for most of the game with injuries, Packers receiver Jordy Nelson had a field day Sunday against the Ravens.Fantasy Spin:Nelson didn't have many catches (just four) but he made each of them count. Nelson's 113-yard performance marked his highest yardage total since Week 1 against the Niners. He's off to an excellent start (484...