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Packers players grandfather accidentally killed his grandmother

The grandmother of Packers defensive end Jerel Worthy was accidentally shot and killed by his grandfather according to Dayton Daily in Ohio. According to the Ohio police report, James Worthy was handling a gun in his bedroom when he accidentally fired it. The bullet went through the wall and hit 69-year-old Mae Worthy, who was […] The post Packers players grandfather accidentally...
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers DT Jerel Worthy grandmother accidentally shot and killed by grandfather

Tweet According to a report from the Dayton Daily News, Mae Worthy, grandmother of Green Bay packers defensive tackle Jerel Worthy, was accidentally shot by her husband Wednesday and passed away Friday morning. Her husband of 50 years, James, told police he was handling a gun in a bedroom and accidentally fired a shot that hit Worthy, who was in another room of their home...
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May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Grandmother of Packers' Worthy dies from gunshot

One day after she was shot in the head, the grandmother of Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Jerel Worthy has passed away. ABC 22 in Huber Heights, Ohio reported on the morning of May 29 that Mae Worthy had been shot in the head accidentally. On Friday, WHIO reported the wound she suffered was fatal. Jerel Worthy was absent from the Packers' offseason training activities to...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers’ Jerel Worthy vows to play this season after tearing his ACL in 2012

After tearing his ACL during week 17 of last season, Packers defensive end Jerel Worthy vows to play at some point in the upcoming season, according to Tyler Dunne of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The Packers selected Worthy in the second round of the 2012 draft.   Need NFL Tickets? The post Packers’ Jerel Worthy vows to play this season after tearing his ACL in 2012 appeared...
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May 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Worthy may miss some offseason OTAs

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- As Jerel Worthy cleaned out his locker Sunday, the Packers' rookie defensive lineman insisted he didn't need surgery on his injured left knee.Two days later, Worthy had undergone knee surgery, according to a league source. Worthy's recovery could last into spring, potentially keeping him off the field when organized team activities begin."From...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Knee injury ends season for Packers Worthy

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers rookie defensive lineman Jerel Worthy is out for the season after suffering a knee injury in Sunday's regular-season finale. Worthy, a second-round pick by Green Bay (No. 51 overall), started four games this season and had 2.5 sacks, 14 tackles and one forced fumble. Follow Paul Imig on Twitter.
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Last week in limited time Jerel Worthy was impressive for Packers

In the offseason Packers second-round DE Jerel Worthy said he was “rotating with the ones a lot” during the workouts.  The Packers were counting on Worthy and first-round OLB Nick Perry to immediately help a defense that allowed the most yards in the NFL last season. Worthy, who projected as a solid inside rusher out of the 3-4, was expected to battle with C.J. Wilson for the...
Via NFL Draft Zone
October 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Jerel Worthy needed the Packers and they need him

Jerel Worthy might be the newest member of the Green Bay Packers, but the rookie acts like the man they knew they were selecting. Worthy is a family man. His father, Bobby Smith,  suffered a stroke and paralysis on his left side during the spring of 2010. The bills continue to add up at home
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June 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Worthy's friend had a vision he'd be a Packer

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Six months before Jerel Worthy was drafted by the Green Bay Packers, his best friend had a feeling that it was going to happen. Call it intuition, a good guess or just wishful thinking, but in the second round of the draft, Worthy officially became the newest member of Green Bays defense. "He's a huge Packers fan," Worthy said of his friend Adam...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Draft day reactions days two and three: Green Bay Packers

Everybody knew that the Packers were going to go heavy on defensive picks in this upcoming draft, and they did not disappoint.  The Packers drafted only two offensive player in this years draft and have made it clear they want to fix the issues they had on defense last year.  What follows is a short bio on each player drafted in the two days. Pick #51 – Jerel Worthy – Defensive...
April 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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