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GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson has officially been listed as inactive for Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.Nelson injured his hamstring Wednesday and was unable to practice Thursday and Friday. Coach Mike McCarthy said that Nelson would have to pass a series of tests from the medical staff in order to be cleared. Nelson was listed as questionable heading into the game.Nelson leads the team in receptions and yards this season.Green Bay is now without both of its top receivers, as Greg Jennings announced earlier this week that he's opting for surgery to repair his rectus abdominis tear. Jennings still expects to return this season following surgery.With Nelson and Jennings out, that leaves receivers Randall Cobb and James Jones as the Packers' starters for Sunday's Noon kickoff. But that is still a pretty good one-two punch for quarterback Aaron Rodgers to throw to. Jones had three consecutive games this season with at least two touchdown catches. Two weeks ago, Cobb had his first career 100-yard receiving game and followed it up with his first game with two touchdown receptions.Green Bay's injury list is growing fast. Veteran defensive back Charles Woodson is inactive with a broken collarbone (out approximately six weeks), starting outside linebacker Nick Perry (knee) and starting cornerback Sam Shields (ankle) are both out for a second straight week, and fullback John Kuhn is unavailable due to a hamstring injury.Nose tackle B.J. Raji, who missed the past two games with an ankle injury, is active and will play in Sunday's game.
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The playing status of Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson will be a game-time decision, according to NFL.com. Nelson was listed on the team's injury report Friday as questionable with a hamstring injury. Nelson did not practice Thursday or Friday as the Packers prepare to play the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday. Nelson has caught 17 receptions for 243 yards with...
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson plans to test out his injured hamstring before Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, but is unlikely to play, according to ESPN.com. Nelson was listed on the team's injury report as questionable. Nelson did not practice Thursday or Friday. He has caught 17 receptions for 243 yards with four touchdowns the past two...
Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy announced today that wide receiver Jordy Nelson will test his hamstring prior to Sunday’s game against the Jaguars. if Nelson is unable to … Continue reading »
Green Bay receiver Jordy Nelson (hamstring) is inactive Sunday against the Jaguars.Fantasy Spin:The Packers aren't taking any chances with Nelson against lowly Jacksonville after Greg Jennings rushed back and aggravated his groin injury earlier this season. Get Randall Cobb and James Jones in your lineup.
First Greg Jennings, now Jordy Nelson.
The Green Bay Packers are without their top two receivers after Nelson was declared inactive for Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. He injured his hamstring during practice Wednesday. Randall Cobb, who followed his first 100-yard receiving game with a pair of touchdown catches last weekend, starts in his place.
The Green Bay Packers have ruled several players, including wide
receiver Greg Jennings (groin) and fullback John Kuhn (hamstring), out for Sunday’s
matchup with the Jacksonville Jaguars. One other key player is considered a
game-time decision; wide receiver Jordy Nelson (hamstring), according to ESPN Milwaukee.
McCarthy said Nelson was
examined by team physician Dr. Pat...
A hamstring injury will force Jordy Nelson to miss today’s game as the Packers host the Jaguars. His status was uncertain all week and ESPN’s Adam Schefter has been repeatedly forcasting his inactive tag.
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The beat-up Packers struggled on offense without receivers Jordy Nelson and Greg Jennings. The defense, however, held firm in the second half.
The NFL Week 8 Injury Report has been released and, once again, many key offensive players are listed with some nagging injuries. Fantasy football owners will have some difficult decisions to make, especially when it relates to whether or not they can start players such as New Orleans Saints tight end Jimmy Graham, Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson and New York Giants...
The NFL Week 8 Injury Report was released Friday, although fantasy football owners really only need to pay attention on Sunday morning, as that is when the inactives are listed. This week once again carries a plethora of marquee names who will be inactive for today’s games, causing fantasy football owners scrambling to find replacements.
For the Green Bay Packers, Jordy Nelson...