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Jordy Nelson says ACL is fine: “No one needs to freak out”

Recuperating wide receiver Jordy Nelson told fans to not panic, by giving them something else to panic out about. According to Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network, the Packers wideout said the reason he was placed on the physically unable to perform list yesterday had nothing to do with the torn ACL which cost him…
Via Pro Football Talk
2 days ago

Jordy Nelson starts camp on PUP list, no reason for panic?

The Green Bay Packers desperately need Jordy Nelson to remain healthy this season to ensure the passing game doesn’t suffer like it did in his absence last season. With this in mind, it may have been alarming to Packers fans when the receiver started training camp on the PUP (physically unable to perform) list. There is no reason to panic, however, as NFL Network reporter Mike...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson healing from knee injury faster than expected

Jordy Nelson is way ahead of schedule in his recovery from a torn ACL, according to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. The Packers’ leading receiver suffered the injury in a preseason game last year at Pittsburgh. This came after a Pro Bowl season in which he caught a career-high 98 passes and 13 touchdowns. Nelson’s recovery has gone so well that he said in January he could have...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Romo, Flacco, Suggs, Nelson key returning players

Tony Romo taking snaps. Joe Flacco hurling passes. Jordy Nelson and Keenan Allen catching them. Terrell Suggs and Cam Wake harassing opposing quarterbacks. Ryan Clady trying to prevent such things. Jamaal Charles running wild. It sure would be nice to see these stars on the field and not on injured reserve, where they wound up in 2015. As NFL teams head to training camp, nearly...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson declares himself game-ready

The Green Bay Packers are holding Jordy Nelson out of OTAs as he recovers from ACL surgery, but the Pro Bowl receiver believes he could play in a meaningful game right now. “..if there was a game on Sunday, I’m playing,” Nelson said, via Rob Demovsky of ESPN. The Packers have Nelson on a structured timeline, meaning he won’t participate in live drills until at least training...
Via The Sports Daily
June 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Packers ‘being smart’ with Jordy Nelson’s return

Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson will have to wait—likely until the start of training camp—to get back on the field. Despite the start of OTAs on Monday, the Packers have no plans to rush back their Pro Bowl receiver, who missed the entire 2015 season with a torn ACL. “It’s still just a progression. Like I said when we came back [on April 18], OTAs was going to...
Via The Sports Daily
May 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson’s wife dumped him in seventh grade

Jordy Nelson apparently went through a bit of a rough patch in seventh grade. The Green Bay Packers wide receiver grew up just down the road from his wife, Emily, in rural Kansas, and they started dating in the seventh grade. But that relationship didn’t last through the summer, as Nelson explained Wednesday during a radio interview with Dan Le Batard. Nelson: I have known my...
January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson spent part of 2015 season as a substitute teacher

The Green Bay Packers were without wide receiver Jordy Nelson all season, but Nelson still found a great way to spend his time on the IR. In a new campaign with Dove, the company revealed what Nelson was doing while not playing football, and it turns out it was pretty admirable. He was a substitute teacher. Now the video is sort of cheesy, but it tells a good story. Nelson became...
Via The Comeback
January 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson addresses what's causing Packers' struggles

Jordy Nelson doesn’t believe his season-ending injury is the primary reason for the Green Bay Packers’ struggles in the passing game. “I don’t think that’s what’s going on,” Nelson said, via ESPN. “I think guys aren’t making the plays they’re able to make. When you look at the Minnesota game, guys made plays and they put up 30 points against one of the top defenses...
Via The Sports Daily
December 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Packers fear Jordan Nelson suffered torn ACL

By Steve DelVecchio Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson suffered an injury during his team’s preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, and the initial diagnosis is that he tore his ACL. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the Packers are awaiting MRI results but fear the worst for Nelson. Nelson went down early in the game without being touched...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 23, 2015  |  Discuss

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