Jordy Nelson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jordy Nelson Wins Comeback Player of the Year

    12 Up "​Jordy Nelson was one of the best wideouts in the league this season. That's nothing extremely out of the ordinary. Under normal circumstances, no one would be surprised about Nelson having a huge year. Well normal circumstances don't involve bouncing back from a torn ACL. Just one..." February 05

  • Banged-up Jordy Nelson earns Aaron Rodgers' praise by gutting it out

    Wisconsin State Journal "Aaron Rodgers choked up. Not about Sunday’s 44-21 NFC Championship Game loss to the Atlanta Falcons — not that the Green Bay Packers quarterback wasn’t disappointed, of course — but about how his friend and No. 1 wide receiver Jordy Nelson played just two weeks after suffering broken..." January 23

  • Jordy Nelson is basically wearing a military-grade bulletproof vest in the NFC title game

    USA Today "Jordy Nelson suffered fractured ribs in the Packers’ win over the Cowboys last week. That somehow hasn’t kept Nelson out of the NFC Championship Game in Atlanta. Before the game, reporters were quick to point out Nelson’s rib protector under his jersey. While nearly all football players wear..." January 22

  • Jordy Nelson dealing with illness, still could play Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is dealing with an illness in addition to broken ribs as the Packers finalize preparations for Sunday’s NFC Championship Game in Atlanta. Nelson missed last week’s win in Dallas due to injury. Packers Coach Mike McCarthy told reporters that the illness kept..." January 20

  • Jordy Nelson: I can’t be out there moving slowly

    Pro Football Talk "Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson returned to practice on a limited basis on Wednesday, marking the first time that he’s been on the field since breaking ribs against the Giants in the Wild Card round. Nelson said after the workout that he’s breathing easier than he was right after getting..." January 19

  • Packers WR Jordy Nelson still a long shot to play in NFC title game

    ESPN "Jordy Nelson is still considered a bit of a long shot to play in Sunday's NFC Championship Game. According to a source, the Green Bay Packers receiver has a chance to play against the Atlanta Falcons, but it's only a small chance. The source reiterated what ESPN reported last week that..." January 17

  • McCarthy unsure if Nelson will practice Wednesday "Will Jordy Nelson be ready for Sunday's epic NFC title game showdown with the Atlanta Falcons? Packers coach Mike McCarthy isn't ready to say for sure, telling reporters Monday: "Can't tell you if Jordy is going to practice Wednesday. He did all the work in the workout today, so that's a good..." January 17

  • 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 "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