Johnny Jolly RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Packers DL Johnny Jolly Set to Return from Neck Surgery

    ACME Packing Company "Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly expects to receive medical clearance on his surgically repaired neck, perhaps before the start of free agency. The Packers infamously poor fortune with neck injuries appears to changing. Less than a week after head coach Mike McCarthy expressed optimism..." February 28

  • Jolly on track to return from neck surgery

    ESPN "Green Bay Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly expects to be able to play this season and might even be cleared to return to football by the time free agency opens next month. Jolly’s agent, Jack Bechta, said on Thursday that his client underwent single fusion neck surgery on Jan. 10 to..." February 27

  • No word on Rodgers, but Jolly has “significant” injury

    Pro Football Talk "Packers coach Mike McCarthy brought no closure to the Aaron Rodgers watch Thursday, but did shine some light on another injury absence. McCarthy said that defensive tackle Johnny Jolly sustained a “significant” injury, and was ruled out for Sunday’s game. Jolly was listed on the injury report..." December 19

  • Johnny Jolly gets a second chance

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Johnny Jolly returned to the Green Bay Packers and the National Football League for the first time in three years Tuesday and you didn't even have to ask how he was feeling. It was obvious from his smile and gratitude. "I feel great. It's a blessing to have a second chance," the defensive..." June 05

  • Ability means troubled Packer Johnny Jolly gets second chance

    USA Today "Johnny Jolly hasn't played in a football game in nearly four years. But despite a six-month prison stint, tattered reputation and the millions of dollars that he could have earned, he is rather fortunate. Jolly gets another chance. A couple of years ago, this seemed like such a long shot,..." May 30