Jordy Nelson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jordy Nelson eager to get back on the field

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Jordy Nelson knew the off-season practices — and the degree to which he would be able to participate in them — was up for debate. So even though the Green Bay Packers receiver said Tuesday he's been running routes for a while now, that his surgically repaired right knee felt "great" and that he..." May 25

  • Packers' Nelson 'feels great' after brief practice session

    The Score "Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is feeling confident after briefly participating in practice. Nelson tore his ACL prior to the 2015 season, missing the entire campaign. After sitting out the year, he caught passes for a short time during the team's session Tuesday. Although he's..." May 24

  • Next step for Jordy Nelson: Clearance to run passing routes

    ESPN "Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson told ESPN.com on Thursday that he has had no setbacks in his rehabilitation from knee surgery and hopes to find out in the next two weeks when he can begin running pass routes. "Things are great. Everything has gone smooth," Nelson said during a..." March 18

  • Jordy Nelson Spent His Injury-Plagued Season Substitute Teaching

    Uproxx "Green Bay Packers wideout Jordy Nelson missed the entire 2015 season with a torn ACL, but the 2014 Pro Bowler didn’t take much time off. In addition to spending more time with his family while rehabbing his knee, Nelson became a substitute teacher at his son’s school while the regular instructor..." January 20

  • Jordy Nelson says he's not reason offense is struggling

    NFL.com "The Green Bay Packers' offense is out of kilter. You know it. I know it. The Packers know it. The reason behind an Aaron Rodgers-led offense being ranked No 23 in the NFL in passing is debatable. Most point to receiver Jordy Nelson's preseason ACL injury as the primary component in a dismal..." December 02

  • Jordy Nelson: I would've tried to walk off knee injury in regular season

    PackersNews.com "Jordy Nelson jumped the same way he has a “gazillion” times in his 18 years of playing football. He caught a pass, something he’s done 400 times in his career. He landed. Nothing out of the ordinary. Even after crumpling to the ground at Heinz Field, even after his early departure from Sunday’s..." August 26

  • Randall Cobb says role won't change much with Jordy Nelson out

    ESPN "Randall Cobb is the Green Bay Packers' new No. 1 receiver, but he says he's not going to let that go to his head -- and he's not talking about his ego. He's talking about his psyche. Cobb admitted he tried too hard early last season to make things happen early in order to prove he was worth..." August 26

  • Packers announce Jordy Nelson will miss the season

    Pro Football Talk "As expected, the 2015 football season of Packers receiver Jordy Nelson has ended before the regular season even began. The team has announced that Nelson sustained “a significant right knee injury” during Sunday’s preseason game at Pittsburgh, and that he’ll miss the entire season. While the..." August 25

  • Jordy Nelson believed to have torn ACL

    NFL.com "The Green Bay Packers lost one of their best players to injury on the opening drive of Sunday's preseason game versus the Pittsburgh Steelers. The initial diagnosis on No. 1 wide receiver Jordy Nelson's knee injury is a torn ACL, NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported, via a source informed of..." August 23

  • Packers WR has $39 million contract, still works 12 hours a day at family farm in offseason

    USA Today "In a new interview with ESPN the Magazine, Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson revealed that he works up to 12 hours a day at his family farm during the offseason, despite signing a $39 million contract last year. Nelson, who has already made $28 million in his career, will drive a wheat combine..." August 11

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    Rob Demovsky @RobDemovsky

    McCarthy on Nelson's recovery from hip surgery: "Jordy's so consistent. Looks like he hasn't missed a beat."

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    Tom Silverstein @TomSilverstein

    McCarthy says WR Jordy Nelson's knee surgery was a cleanup and took place after Pro Bowl. Said its 6-8 weeks and things went well. #Packers

  • Jordy Nelson expects contract talks with Packers to heat up

    NFL.com "After Green Bay let Greg Jennings and James Jones walk in consecutive offseasons, Jordy Nelson sits as the elder statesman of the Packers' wide receivers group. As Nelson enters the final year of his three-year, $12.6 million contract, the Packers prioritized extending him to a long-term deal,..." June 04

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    Conversations have been ongoing between the #Packers and the representative for Jordy Nelson, but there's no timetable to get a deal done.

  • Packers' WR Jordy Nelson is good to go for Week One

    Pro Football Talk "With the Packers’ backup quarterback situation more unsettled than the Jets’ starting quarterback situation it’s been easy to forget that Green Bay receiver Jordy Nelson has knee surgery in early August and missed the balance of training camp. He returned to practice last Monday and a league..." September 03

  • Jordy Nelson unsure if he'll be ready for Packers' opener

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "Two weeks after undergoing knee surgery Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is unsure whether he'll be ready for the start of the regular season. When coach Mike McCarthy initially announced Nelson's surgery he expressed hope that the 28-year-old's absence would only extend through the..." August 21

  • WR Nelson unsure if he’ll be ready for Packers' opener

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "Two weeks after undergoing knee surgery Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is unsure whether he'll be ready for the start of the regular season. When coach Mike McCarthy initially announced Nelson's surgery he expressed hope that the 28-year-old's absence would only extend through the..." August 20

  • Packers' Jordy Nelson out for rest of camp after knee surgery

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The Green Bay Packers are trying to do without. It's a familiar predicament for them. But injuries are piling up at the offensive skill positions and in many cases to players who need training camp to assure themselves of a roster spot. It has spread from rookies to veterans and sidelined..." August 07

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Jordy Nelson underwent knee surgery Monday. Expected to be sidelined 4-to-6 weeks but doctors expect him to be ready for opener.

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    Jason Wilde @jasonjwilde

    Jordy Nelson had a procedure done on his knee and will miss the rest of training camp. Hoping he will be back for the season-opener..

  • Why A Healthy Jordy Nelson Should Become Packers Number One Receiver

    Lombardi Ave "The media has given a lot of attention to the anticipated rise in stardom for Randall Cobb now that Greg Jennings and Donald Driver are no longer on the Packers roster. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers fueled the media buzz this offseason by expressing optimism that Cobb could be a 100-catch guy. All..." August 01