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JOHNNY JOLLY RUMORS & GOSSIP

NFL Suspensions Should Not Be “Cold Turkey”

Jonny Jolly is one of the few bright spots in the NFL of a player who was suspended from the league but managed to make a comeback; in 2008 Jolly was arrested for selling codeine, a control opiate intended to be used typically as a cough suppressant but in this case was being used to make purple drank, a recreational drug.  Jolly was suspended indefinitely and was caught again...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers: Why Green Bay Doesn’t Need to Bring Back Johnny Jolly

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...
Via The Packers Guru
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Packers DL Jolly Receives Further Medical Clearance

Jolly is one step closer to a potential return to the NFL According to Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, the doctors of former Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly have given him the medical clearance to resume his football career. I’m not writing this because I think Jolly will be back with the Packers or even to suggest that the Packers look into...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Poll: Jolly Most Likely To Return

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 […]
Via Packers Notes
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Remain In A “Holding Pattern” Regarding Re-Signing Ryan Pickett & Johnny Jolly

  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...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers: Johnny Jolly Expects to Be Cleared by Training Camp

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...
Via The Packers Guru
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Still Room For Jolly

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, […]
Via Packers Notes
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Injury Update: Free agent Johnny Jolly still not cleared

Free agent defensive lineman Johnny Jolly, who had neck fusion surgery in January to repair a bulging disc (C-5 vertebra) in his neck, is not fully cleared to participate in workouts and that has teams wary of the former Green Bay Packer.At the beginning of the season, Jolly felt weakness in his arm but played through it.  Officially listed as a shoulder injury suffered in a December...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Free Agent Receives Medical Clearance

Free agent defensive lineman Johnny Jolly takes the first step to a return to football following neck surgery Free agent defensive lineman Johnny Jolly sent out a tweet early Tuesday that indicated that he has been medically cleared to start working out following neck fusion surgery in early January. Jolly needed the procedure to repair a bulging disc in his neck between the C-5...
Via AllGreenBayPackers.com
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers DE Jolly has shoulder injury at Dallas

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
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss
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