With the start of training camp right around the corner, it’s a slow season for news in the National Football League but when it comes to the Packers there was some recent news that could be significant — Johnny Jolly, a long-time veteran of the Packers was recently given clearance by his doctor (according to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel) to return to football following a...
Last week’s poll question asked which free agent is most likely to be re-signed by Green Bay. Hundreds of you voted and the runaway choice was defensive lineman Johnny Jolly. That makes sense since the Packers are still lacking size at end and the 31-year-old performed fairly well last season. Of course, Jolly’s health will […]
According to Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com, the Packers remain in a “holding pattern” regarding free agent defensive linemen Ryan Pickett and Johnny Jolly. Demovsky expects them to wait until after the draft to decide on either players, but mentions that Jolly’s neck injury is “recovering nicely” and shouldn’t be an issue. Packers’ HC Mike McCarthy mentioned during...
Last offseason when defensive lineman Johnny Jolly was reinstated by the National Football League, following a suspension due to violating the league’s substance abuse policy, few thought he would ever contribute on the football field again in a real way. It seemed unlikely that Jolly would every play in the league again. Even when the Packers took a chance and brought him back...
Despite keeping B.J. Raji and adding ex-Viking Letroy Guion, there should still be a spot for a healthy Johnny Jolly on Green Bay’s defensive line. That’s because the 31-year-old, even after being out of the league for over three years, played at a much higher level than both Raji and Guion in 2013. The key, […]
Green Bay Packers starting defensive end Johnny Jolly left Sunday's game at Dallas with a shoulder injury. Jolly was hurt in the first half and never returned. Green Bay tight end Brandon Bostick also came out of the game with a foot injury. The Cowboys lost starting linebacker Justin Durant because of a hamstring injury before halftime. Ernie Sims, a backup linebacker for Dallas...
Via Associated Press
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