Greg Jennings RUMORS & NEWS

  • Greg Jennings picks up phone in hopes of Vikes reunion "Greg Jennings is holding out hope for a Vikings reunion. The veteran wide receiver, who was released after one lost season with the Dolphins, told KFXN-FM in Minneapolis on Wednesday that he recently reached out to Vikings general manager Rick Spielman about a potential job opening. "I left..." April 06

  • Dolphins restructure Ndamukong Suh's contract, cut Greg Jennings

    ESPN "Defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh's $114 million, six-year contract has been restructured by the Miami Dolphins to create salary-cap space. Linebacker Koa Misi's contract was also restructured, the team said Saturday. Receiver Greg Jennings was released, clearing $4 million in cap..." March 06

  • Greg Jennings credits Miami GM with getting him to sign with Dolphins

    ESPN "During a handful of free-agent visits after he was released from the Minnesota Vikings in March, Greg Jennings didn't think he'd eventually end up with the Miami Dolphins. He had visited the Jacksonville Jaguars, Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints, and he left Miami after his initial visit..." June 22

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    After his #Jaguars visit, the plan for WR Greg Jennings included a FA visit with the #Saints, source said. Played with Rodgers. Brees next?

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    Joe Person @josephperson

    .@GregJennings tweeting he has a deal done. I'm told it's not with #Panthers.

  • Greg Jennings says he would 'definitely reconcile' with Packers

    ACME Packing Company "Greg Jennings spent the first seven years in the NFL with the Green Bay Packers, first as a deep threat for Brett Favre then later as a well-rounded, lead receiver with Aaron Rodgers at the helm. The Packers won Super Bowl XLV in part because of Jennings' clutch catches, including two touchdowns..." March 18

  • Greg Jennings continues to work with Cordarrelle Patterson

    ESPN "Before the Minnesota Vikings had their first team meeting with new coach Mike Zimmer and his staff in April, Greg Jennings found Cordarrelle Patterson to deliver an updated version of the message he'd sent to receiver throughout his rookie season. Jennings, who had already been in town and had..." June 23

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Adrian Peterson and Greg Jennings both active.

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    #Vikings WR Greg Jennings inactive at #Seahawks.

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    chipscoggins @chipscoggins

    Greg Jennings returned to practice after missing Wednesday. Not practicing are Cook, Sanford, Ellison and Asiata.

  • Greg Jennings addresses criticism of Packers, Rodgers

    ESPN Wisconsin "Greg Jennings spent roughly 17 minutes – including having to call back after poor audio quality on his first attempt – doing a conference call with Wisconsin reporters at Lambeau Field on Wednesday. Each week the local media does a conference call with the Packers' opponent's head coach and one..." October 23

  • Jennings handling surprisingly small role

    ESPN "One of the more impressive moments of Greg Jennings' season so far at least in the eyes of coach Leslie Frazier came after Jennings had three catches for 33 yards in the Vikings' season-opening loss in Detroit. Jennings was in Frazier's office after the game rehashing the 34-24 loss to the..." September 26

  • Jennings: I was 'brainwashed' in Green Bay "Minnesota Vikings receiver Greg Jennings has been running his mouth a lot during the offseason about his former team the Green Bay Packers. Last month Jennings questioned Aaron Rodgers’ leadership and suggested the Packers quarterback was more about himself than the team. Jennings later..." August 08

  • Frazier tries to put a halt to Jennings' Packers-related trash talk

    Fox Sports North "Greg Jennings has been asked a lot about the Green Bay Packers since going to the division-rival Minnesota Vikings in the offseason and has added his own twist to the move with sometimes cryptic or strange answers regarding his former team and quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Minnesota coach Leslie..." July 28

  • Jennings still stalks success, and wants to bring the Vikings with him

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "#SuccessStalkers The creator of the hashtag isn’t quite certain what sparked him to stir his Twitter movement. But Greg Jennings knows the crusade has proved invigorating and won’t be slowing anytime soon. On many mornings the new Vikings receiver energizes his own pursuit of excellence with..." July 25

  • Vikings' Greg Jennings: 'I'm a perfectionist. But I'm working on that.'

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Football is part of what I do. It's not who I am. It doesn't define me. The real Greg Jennings is just like every other person. He has a family he loves. He has hobbies. I'm just a normal person. I don't get grumpy after a loss. It is what it is. It's a game. I'm fortunate enough to play it. I..." June 22

  • Jennings, Allen expected back at Vikings practice next week

    Fox Sports North "Greg Jennings said he could see the headlines coming Wednesday when he was forced to miss the Minnesota Vikings organized team activities because of a minor ankle injury. Jennings is drawing attention in his first offseason for Minnesota since coming over from the Green Bay Packers and..." May 31

  • Greg Jennings misses practice with ankle injury

    Fox Sports North "Greg Jennings is getting used to his new teammates during the Minnesota Vikings' organized team activities, but the former Green Bay Packers' receiver had to sit out Wednesday's practice with an ankle injury. Jennings, who was limited to eight games last season because of injuries, suffered the..." May 30

  • Greg Jennings thanks Packers fans in newspaper ad

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "While Greg Jennings, the former wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers, left the team during free agency last week and signed a multiyear, multimillion-dollar contract with the team's archrival, the Minnesota Vikings, he didn't forget his roots. He placed a full-page color ad Wednesday in the..." March 20

  • Loadholt, Jennings signings have Frazier upbeat

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "In what turned out to be a heartening 2012 run, Vikings coach Leslie Frazier continually encouraged his players to buy into one philosophy: “Don’t ever let outsiders put limitations on what you can achieve.” With a full buy-in to that, the Vikings used a potent combination of unity and belief..." March 19

  • Greg Jennings passes on Packers' $8 million offer; Tom Crabtree rejects $700,000 deal

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The Green Bay Packers chose to invest another day Friday after they drew a line in the financial sand and ended up losing wide receiver Greg Jennings and tight end Tom Crabtree in free agency. Sources familiar with negotiations said Jennings had an offer averaging about $8 million from the..." March 17

  • Vikings, Greg Jennings agree to five-year deal

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "In seven years with the Green Bay Packers, Greg Jennings played one game that wasn't quarterbacked by Brett Favre or Aaron Rodgers. When he and his wife, Nicole, boarded a plane for the Twin Cities on Thursday, March 14, though, Jennings had a feeling that streak was about to end. So Jennings..." March 16

  • Greg Jennings heads to Minnesota

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Briefly, Greg Jennings let a shred of bitterness bleed through his opening news conference as a Minnesota Viking. One particular criticism irritated him. "I can definitely still make plays and be as exciting as I was in my earlier years," said the wide receiver, wearing new Vikings garb...." March 16

  • WR Greg Jennings signs deal with Vikings

    CBS Sports "Greg Jennings has a new team. And for the former Packers receiver, it's one of his old team's biggest rivals. As he begins his seventh season in the league, Jennings will play in Minnesota, as's Mike Freeman confirms that Jennings has signed a deal with the Vikings that will pay..." March 15

  • Minnesota Vikings bring Greg Jennings in for visit

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "The Vikings began their bid for Green Bay Packers receiver Greg Jennings on Thursday, March 14, taking the former Pro Bowler to dinner in Minneapolis on the first day of his free-agent visit. General manager Rick Spielman, coach Leslie Frazier, assistant GM George Paton, offensive coordinator..." March 15

  • Greg Jennings reportedly visiting Minnesota

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Greg Jennings, the longtime Green Bay Packers wide receiver and Old Spice deodorant pitchman, is coming to Minnesota on Thursday, March 14, to meet with the receiver-poor Vikings, according to multiple reports. ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported that Jennings is beginning his free agent..." March 14

  • Jennings could return to Green Bay after all

    ESPN Wisconsin "Greg Jennings called into ESPN’s NFL Live on Tuesday afternoon. Perhaps the Green Bay Packers free-agent wide receiver was able to do so because his phone wasn’t exactly ringing off the hook on the first day of free agency. In fact, as the opening day of the frenzy came to a close, two NFL..." March 13

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    Tom Pelissero @

    I'm told the Vikings are NOT actively pursuing Greg Jennings right now. Of course, that level of activity can change ...

  • Greg Jennings on his next team: 'The QB means a lot'

    USA Today "Not since draft weekend 2006 has Greg Jennings, a highly coveted potential free agent, been so unsure about his future. The wide receiver, drafted by the Packers seven years ago is certain of one thing, however: He wants to play for a top quarterback. It's not just about money. "Coaching..." March 11

  • 2013 Packers Free Agent Breakdown: Greg Jennings

    ACME Packing Company "In the first look at the members of the 2012 Green Bay Packers who are free agents during the 2013 offseason, we will examine the biggest name of them all: wide receiver Greg Jennings. The veteran's 2012 season was marred by that nagging groin injury that forced him to miss eight games, making his..." March 06

  • Greg Jennings Would Be Perfect Replacement for Brandon Lloyd

    NESN "Fool me once? Shame on you. Fool me twice? Well, that’s something Bill Belichick will try to avoid this offseason. The Patriots have a dearth of wide receivers on their roster and need to find some playmakers for Tom Brady. Their best option might be in a player they passed on once before. With..." March 06

  • Packers say no to franchising Greg Jennings

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "It came as no great surprise that the Packers did not exercise their right to tag one of their free agents with a franchise or transition designation for purposes of keeping them off the free agent market. There was some scuttlebut that the Packers would use the franchise tag on WR Greg..." March 04

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    Alex Marvez @

    A source tells that Packers WR Greg Jennings will not be named a franchise player, clearing the path to free agency

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    Ian Rapoport @

    Interesting to hear the #Packers are still considering franchising Greg Jennings. Thought that ship had sailed. Apparently not.

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    Tom Pelissero @

    Lot of opinions here about what top receiver UFAs may command. Heard Greg Jennings wants $14M/year. Tough to see that happening.

  • Jennings Open to Playing in Minnesota

    ACME Packing Company "Today is Valentine's Day. For many, this is a day to acknowledge relationships and show love to whoever it is that you want to show love to. Then there are those couples that might exactly be showing or receiving the love on a day like today. One of the more interesting relationships that I..." February 14

  • Greg Jennings “wouldn’t mind” playing in Miami

    Pro Football Talk "Wide receiver Greg Jennings has put his Green Bay house on the market and all signs continue to point toward his departure from the Packers in free agency. Less clear is where Jennings might be playing next. A lot of teams have been thrown out as potential landing spots and a few of them came..." February 14

  • What does 2013 hold for Packers' Jennings?

    Fox Sports Wisconsin "With Greg Jennings one month away from hitting unrestricted free agency, the market for the 29-year-old wide receiver will be heating up soon. The closest comparison to help determine Jennings' value is wide receiver Vincent Jackson, who signed a five-year, $55 million contract with the Tampa..." February 11