Jordy Nelson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jordy Nelson hurt by Packers' 'unwillingness to make it work'

    USA Today "Former Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson said in a radio interview Monday that the organization’s rigidity with its revised contract, coupled with what appeared to be a planned change in his role in the offense, convinced him to decline the restructured offer and head into free..." March 27

  • Jordy Nelson signs with Raiders

    247 Sports "The meeting between former Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson and the Oakland Raiders began on Wednesday and apparently rolled right into Thursday. As you can imagine, that was a sign that things went pretty well. So well, in fact, that Nelson decided against leaving Oakland for his..." March 15

  • Seahawks, Saints Still Pushing To Sign Jordy Nelson

    Pro Football Rumors "Jordy Nelson is not headed to Oakland just yet. The Raiders still have competition from the Saints and Seahawks. Ian Rapoport of reports (via Twitter) Nelson-to-Oakland is not a done deal yet, adding the Saints represent “real competition” for the 32-year-old wide receiver’s services." March 15

  • Raiders Likely To Sign WR Jordy Nelson

    Pro Football Rumors "The Raiders trying to finalize deal today for former Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson, according to Adam Schefter of (on Twitter). Nelson visited the Raiders on Wednesday and he remains in Oakland today. “This is going to get done,” one source familiar with the talks tells..." March 15

  • Aaron Rodgers on Jordy Nelson’s exit: 'Definitely a sad day'

    Sporting News "Aaron Rodgers is saying goodbye to one of his top targets. Following the release of Jordy Nelson on Tuesday, the Packers quarterback shared a touching tribute on Instagram commemorating the wide receiver's 10 seasons in Green Bay. "Hard to find the right words today to express what 87 means..." March 14

  • Report: Raiders would cut Michael Crabtree if they can sign Jordy Nelson

    Larry Brown Sports "The Oakland Raiders may be the beneficiaries of Jordy Nelson being released by the Green Bay Packers. Or at least they hope so. And if they are, they likely would cut Michael Crabtree. Nelson is set to visit with the Raiders on Wednesday after being released by the Packers on Tuesday. Green Bay..." March 14

  • Report: Jordy Nelson targeting Patriots as possible landing spot

    247 Sports "There's already some sparks flying between Jordy Nelson and the New England Patriots. According to Jordan Schultz of Yahoo Sports, Nelson is quickly gaining interest around the NFL following his release from the Packers on Tuesday and he expects New England to be among the teams that make a..." March 14

  • Raiders plan to meet with ex-Packers WR Jordy Nelson

    Las Vegas Review-Journal "The Raiders largely took a measured approach Monday and Tuesday amid the free agency frenzy across the NFL. Their pace will pick up Wednesday. Welcome to town, Jordy Nelson. The Green Bay Packers released the wide receiver on Tuesday, making the veteran available to visit other teams. The..." March 14

  • Jordy Nelson landing spots: Raiders, Patriots in hunt "Changes happens quickly in the NFL. Yesterday's star is in today's discard pile. Just two years ago, Jordy Nelson led the NFL with 14 receiving touchdowns. Prior to tearing his ACL in 2015, he was among the league's premier playmakers, making magic with Aaron Rodgers as a precision route..." March 13

  • Jordy Nelson Unlikely To Rejoin Packers On Reduced Salary

    Pro Football Rumors "After being released by the Packers earlier, some fans may have been wondering if Jordy Nelson could return to the organization on a reduced salary. However, Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette reports (via Twitter) that the wideout will likely be playing elsewhere in 2018. Packers general..." March 13

  • Packers reportedly releasing Jordy Nelson

    Pro Football Talk "The Packers are releasing receiver Jordy Nelson, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Nelson was scheduled to make $9.25 million in base salary and count $12.5 million against the cap. The Packers will save $10.2 million against the cap. Nelson, 32, averaged a career-worst 9.1 yards per catch with..." March 13

  • Packers Unlikely To Keep Both Randall Cobb & Jordy Nelson?

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media mentions that he would be “very surprised” if the Packers keep both Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb, given how much they’re set to make and their recent production. Of the two, Rapoport says he wouldn’t be surprised if Cobb ends up looking for a job this..." February 15

  • Packers could move on from Randall Cobb, Jordy Nelson

    Larry Brown Sports "The Green Bay Packers could look different on offense next year due to some big decisions looming. ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Rob Demovsky reported Friday that, after signing a long-term contract with wide receiver Davante Adams, two other highly-paid Green Bay receivers — Randall Cobb and Jordy..." December 30