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According to ProFootballTalk.com, Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson will be ready to go for this weekend’s opener against the 49ers.
He returned to practice last Monday, and a league source tells PFT that Nelson will be available to play in Week One at San Francisco.
This is great news for the Packers who will need all hands on deck this week.
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