James Jones RUMORS & NEWS

  • Packers reportedly have ‘no interest’ in re-signing James Jones

    Larry Brown Sports "Those Wisconsin winters are going to be a lot colder without the hoodie. According to a report by Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Monday, the Green Bay Packers are showing “no interest” in re-signing wide receiver James Jones and have informed his agent that they do not..." March 22

  • James Jones: I had best year out of all free agent WRs

    NFL.com "Packers wide receiver James Jones was proof last season that relationship and scheme familiarity are a huge part of what makes a successful football player. The 31-year-old, cut by the Raiders and then the Giants at the end of training camp in 2015, caught 50 passes for 890 yards and eight..." March 05

  • WR James Jones hopes to remain with Packers, says Jordy Nelson 'won't miss a beat'

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Four months ago, the Green Bay Packers made a move born of necessity when they signed wide receiver James Jones. Jones, 31, spent training camp with the New York Giants and was released at the exact point in time that the Packers needed a receiver following the torn ACL suffered by Jordy..." January 18

  • Packers WR James Jones' hoodie was legal, Mike Pereira says

    ESPN "Fear the hoodie. It already has its own Twitter account, unofficial as it is at this point. Given that Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones caught six passes for 109 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's 30-13 win over the Minnesota Vikings, all while wearing a green, hooded sweatshirt under..." November 23

  • James Jones signs deal to rejoin Packers

    ESPN "James Jones arrived Sunday with the expectation that he will re-sign with the Packers. And the team's former receiver does not think it will take him long to reacquaint himself with Aaron Rodgers and the Packers' offense. "I'm only one year removed," Jones said Sunday shortly after he got..." September 07

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Reunion: James Jones is signing with the #Packers, source said.

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    Tom Silverstein @TomSilverstein

    A source said the #Packers have had discussions with the agent of WR James Jones, but there is no deal to report.

  • Giants cut wide receiver James Jones

    Pro Football Talk "The track record of productive Packers receivers when they go other places isn’t great. And one of them is now available to come home if they want him. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Giants have released wide receiver James Jones." September 05

  • Raiders to release WR James Jones

    CSN Bay Area "Veteran receiver James Jones is being released by the Raiders. The San Jose native received a phone call from general manager Reggie McKenzie on Sunday evening informing him of the news. Jones confirmed this information to CSN reporter Fallon Smith via text message. Jones returned home after..." May 04

  • Raiders teammate compares rookie Derek Carr to Aaron Rodgers

    Fox Sports "James Jones has seen and been on the receivng end of great quarterback play over the years. Having spent seven seasons in Green Bay, he caught passes from Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers. But it's a new day for the veteran receiver as he signed with the Raiders this offseason, a team that will..." September 03

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    With former Packers WR James Jones now a Raider, it leaves Panthers in a challenging veteran-WR-less spot.

  • Jets express real interest in Packers free-agent WR James Jones

    New York Daily News "The Daily News has learned that the Jets have expressed a real interest in Packers free-agent wide receiver James Jones. The Jets, who released Santonio Holmes this week, desperately need to bolster its receiving corps to inject life into one of the league’s worst pass offenses from last..." March 12

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    Tony Pauline @TonyPauline

    i'm still hearing NY Jets in the mix for receiver James Jones along with NY Giants, Miami Dolphins and a fourth team...Detroit Lions no more

  • James Jones prefers Packers; Colts, Chargers in mix?

    NFL.com "Most of the football world believes James Jones won't be back with the Green Bay Packers in 2014. While the team has talked extension with Jordy Nelson, and the coach has sung the praises of Jarrett Boykin, Jones has heard nothing. His agent told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel that general..." March 04

  • Riley Cooper's Extension May Raise Price for Packers' James Jones

    ACME Packing Company "The new extension the Eagles reached with Riley Cooper could affect the future salary for Packers free agent receiver James Jones. The best indicator of what a player should expect in free agency is a similarly positioned player with comparable skill/production. While there isn't a perfect..." February 28

  • Packers prepared to let James Jones leave as free agent

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Life goes on, and the Green Bay Packers appear to have moved on from wide receiver James Jones. A source said Jones hasn't been offered a new contract and, in all likelihood, won't be. "I don't think Ted Thompson wants him," Frank Bauer, Jones' only agent since being drafted by Green Bay in..." February 23

  • Packers WR James Jones Played Final Games with Broken Ribs

    ACME Packing Company "According to a report, receiver James Jones played through broken ribs during the Packers' final three games. James Jones is a warrior. We've known this since he returned early from the knee-ligament sprain that knocked him out of the Ravens game. What we didn't know is he played through an..." January 07

  • James Jones continues to battle leg injury

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Lost in the madness of who's in and who's out is one Green Bay Packers starter who has been playing through pain all along. On Oct. 13, wide receiver James Jones suffered a knee injury when Baltimore linebacker Courtney Upshaw accidentally kicked him in the back of the leg. Jones missed two..." November 21

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    Green Bay Packers @packers

    WR James Jones returns from two-game absence for #Packers tonight. He's not on the inactive list, which is here: http://t.co/c3NWXen5hE

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    Tyler Dunne @TyDunne

    At #Packers practice, WR James Jones doing everything during session open to media.

  • Injury report: James Jones feared the worst

    ESPN "Green Bay Packers receiver James Jones said he feared the worst when he injured his left knee Oct. 13 against the Baltimore Ravens. “When it happened I thought it was over” Jones said on Wednesday in his first public comments since the injury. Instead Jones sustained only a sprain and was..." October 24

  • McCarthy hopeful WR Jones can return in next few weeks

    PackersNews.com "It appears a Green Bay Packers offense missing several proven playmakers soon could have wide receiver James Jones back in the fold. Whether that’s in time for Sunday’s game in Minnesota is uncertain but Packers coach Mike McCarthy said during his Monday news conference he’s hopeful the..." October 22

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    Jay Glazer @JayGlazer

    James Jones NOT expected to play later. Gronk is active. Blackmon in as well

  • Packers James Jones, Mike Neal, Casey Hayward Questionable for Browns

    ACME Packing Company "At this point it is no guarantee that the Green Bay Packers will be able to field 46 players for Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns but there's a chance that they could end up with a full roster. After today's practice we learned more about the status of several key Packers. By now we..." October 18

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Sounds like #Packers WR James Jones dodged a bullet with his injury. He's indicated to people that he's OK.

  • James Jones disappointed by loss, not lack of catches

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "James Jones is apparently the anti-Mike Wallace. Of the 21 complete passes thrown by Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in Week 1 of the regular season none of them were caught by Jones. Unlike Wallace whose one catch in his Miami Dolphins debut had him upset Jones wasn't worried about..." September 12

  • James Jones says beat goes on for Packers

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "James Jones has come to learn that there's just one way the Green Bay Packers do business. So when friends were texting him that running back Steven Jackson had signed with the Packers, he knew to take it with a grain of salt. Being the high bidder for Jackson wouldn't have followed general..." March 17

  • Packers Jones wants less protection for WRs?

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "The NFL's increasing emphasis on eliminating helmet-to-helmet hits draws frequent criticism from defenders who are penalized and fined for such tackles, but it's rare -- maybe unheard of -- for a wide receiver to share that sentiment. Green Bay Packers wideout James Jones said in an NFL Network..." February 22

  • Jones says he can be Rodgers’ No. 1 target

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "With Greg Jennings likely headed out of Green Bay as a free agent, at least three other Packers wide receivers will be asked this question a lot in the coming weeks and months: Are you a No. 1 wideout? James Jones, who along with Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb could lay a claim to that spot in..." February 20