Jordy Nelson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jordy Nelson's goal: Breathe normally again, play next week if Packers win

    CBS Sports "To beat the 13-3 Cowboys in Dallas on Sunday, the Packers will need to overcome the absence of Jordy Nelson, who fractured his ribs during the team's win over the Giants last weekend. But if the Packers do find a way to advance on to the NFC title game, they could regain their star..." January 15

  • Jordy Nelson Injury: Packers Receiver Ruled Out For Playoff Game Vs. Cowboys

    NESN "The Green Bay Packers will be without one of their best players Sunday, as they look to extend their winning streak to eight games and earn a berth in the NFC Championship Game. Packers head coach Mike McCarthy announced Friday the Packers have ruled out the wideout with a rib injury for..." January 13

  • Aaron Rodgers seems resigned to Jordy Nelson missing Sunday’s game

    Sportsnaut "It sure looks like the Green Bay Packers will have to win on the road in Dallas this upcoming Sunday without No. 1 receiver Jordy Nelson. Nelson suffered a significant rib injury in the team’s win over the New York Giants in the Wild Card round and did not return to the game. Nelson hasn’t..." January 12

  • Jordy Nelson considering wearing kevlar vest against Cowboys

    Sportsnaut "Jordy Nelson is going to do whatever he can to get onto the playing field this Sunday when the Green Bay Packers visit the Dallas Cowboys. He’s even considering wearing a kevlar vest to protect his ribs, according to Aaron Rodgers. Michael Vick did wear a kevlar vest back in 2012, but he’s..." January 10

  • Packers WR Jordy Nelson Has At Least Two Fractured Ribs, Will Be Tough For Him To Play Against DAL

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport reports that Packers WR Jordy Nelson suffered at least two fractured ribs during the team’s win over the Giants on Sunday. According to Rapoport, it “will take an incredible [for him] effort to play.” Nelson was carted to the locker room during the second quarter of Sunday’s Wild..." January 10

  • Jordy Nelson spent night in hospital, status in doubt for Sunday vs. Cowboys

    Fox Sports "The Green Bay Packers moved the ball up and down the field with the greatest of ease on Sunday, and they did so without their top receiver for much of the game. Jordy Nelson left the game in the second quarter with a rib injury after taking a helmet to the side of his body while attempting to make..." January 09

  • Jordy Nelson heads to locker room with rib injury

    NFL.com "Jordy Nelson's afternoon may be over. The Packers wide receiver was taken out of the game in the second quarter after taking a big hit from Giants cornerback Leon Hall. After sitting out a series, Nelson was carted to the locker room. He is questionable to return with a ribs injury." January 08

  • Giants’ Janoris Jenkins trash-talks Packers’ Jordy Nelson on Twitter before deleting game day post

    New York Daily News "Janoris Jenkins was trash-talking the Packers not long after the sun came up Sunday. The Jackrabbit, as the Giants corner calls himself, told Jordy Nelson on Twitter that he was about to shut Green Bay's top receiver down — again. Jenkins even used the term "Rabbit Hole," coined on the..." January 08

  • Jordy Nelson: All we need is time and downs

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Before completing a pass that might have saved the Green Bay Packers' season, Aaron Rodgers deliberately milked clock. There were 54 seconds left when the Packers broke their huddle for the final time Sunday. Forty-six when the offense set at the line of scrimmage. Thirty-six when Rodgers..." December 19

  • Jordy Nelson admits he is not 100 percent after tearing ACL last year

    Larry Brown Sports "It has been nearly 15 months since Jordy Nelson suffered a torn ACL in his right knee, and the Green Bay Packers star admits he still has not gotten back to full speed. Nelson is on pace for 1,000 receiving yards this season and ranks second among NFL receivers with seven touchdown catches, but..." November 10

  • Packers concerned about Jordy Nelson after slow start

    Larry Brown Sports "Jordy Nelson had yet another uninspiring performance in the Green Bay Packers’ win over the Chicago Bears Thursday night, and the team is reportedly starting to get concerned about the star wideout. A Packers source told Jason Cole of Bleacher Report that Nelson is having a difficult time..." October 21

  • Jordy Nelson calls his dropped passes ’embarrassing’

    Larry Brown Sports "Jordy Nelson caught just four passes against the New York Giants Sunday night despite being targeted 13 times, and a lot of that was his own fault. Nelson dropped multiple passes, one of which led to an interception. Let’s just say he doesn’t need a lecture from the coaching staff. After the..." October 10

  • Jordy Nelson on opener: I'm ready for anything

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "In the last two football games Jordy Nelson played — the fateful afternoon against the Pittsburgh Steelers last August and another exhibition game the week prior — his time on the field totaled 38 snaps. In his last competitive game, which took place on Jan. 18, 2015, against Seattle, Nelson..." September 07

  • Packers' Nelson 'full go' for season opener vs. Jaguars

    ESPN "Jordy Nelson won't have any restrictions when the Green Bay Packers open the regular season Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. That's what Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Monday, even though Nelson did not play a single snap in the preseason and hasn't lined up for a game since he tore..." September 05

  • Jordy Nelson returns to individual drills in practice

    Yardbarker "Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson was scheduled to take a major step in his return Monday by participating in individual drills at practice. Nelson was activated off the physically unable to perform list last week, but the Packers aren’t rushing him back. He led the team in receptions and..." August 22

  • Jordy Nelson, Aaron Rodgers to focus on individual work

    ESPN "Even if Jordy Nelson doesn’t play in the final two preseason games of the season -- and that’s entirely possible considering his first practice of training camp will come on Monday -- the Green Bay Packers plan to give the Pro Bowl wide receiver plenty of work with quarterback Aaron..." August 20

  • Jordy Nelson passes physical, cleared to return to practice

    Pro Football Talk "Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson has passed his physical and been activated from the physically unable to perform list, ESPN’s Field Yates reported Wednesday. Nelson, who missed all of last season after tearing his right ACL in a preseason game, felt some discomfort in his knee while..." August 17

  • Jordy Nelson insists Packers fans shouldn't 'freak out' about his recent knee injury

    Fox Sports "The Green Bay Packers were forced to play through all of the 2015 season without their No. 1 receiver, Jordy Nelson. He tore his ACL in the preseason in what was a crushing blow to the Packers before the season even started. The team opened training camp on Monday and held their first practice..." July 26

  • Nelson to start Packers camp on PUP list

    The Score "Jordy Nelson has been waiting to get back to football since tearing his ACL during the 2015 preseason and he's going to have to wait a little bit longer, according to ESPN's Rob Demovsky. After claiming that he would be ready to go come training camp, the Green Bay Packers have placed Nelson on..." July 25

  • Jordy Nelson may be most important player in NFL returning from injury

    Wisconsin State Journal "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..." July 20