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Packers Send WR Jordy Nelson To Season-Ending I.R.

The Green Bay Packers have officially placed WR Jordy Nelson on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday, as they cut their roster down to 75 players. This should come as no surprising after he sustained a torn ACL during the team’s second preseason game. Nelson is looking at a nine month recovery, which means he should be back ... The post Packers Send WR Jordy...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Russell Wilson on Seahawks: ‘We’ll be just fine on offense’

The Seattle Seahawks are without question one of the best teams in the NFL and they are led by star quarterback Russell Wilson. There are some question marks surrounding their offense with the 2015 season about to get underway, but Wilson is not concerned about any of the troubles that the media has brought up about them. “Ultimately, we have to finish drives. That’s on me...
Via This Given Sunday
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Green Bay Packers sign rookie WR to replace Nelson

In the wake of the Jordy Nelson season ending knee injury, the Green Bay Packers are looking at all possibilities to upgrade their team in his absence. The team already had Davante Adams, who has a huge vertical leap that will factor largely in his game after a great rookie season last year. They also have dependable speedster Randall Cobb, who will serve as Aaron Rodgers‘ top...
Via EndZoneScore
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PACKERS FOOTBALL FRIDAY: Nelson Injury Affects Depth The Most

The first pit in my stomach came when Jordy Nelson clapped his hands together in anger after going down in Pittsburgh.  Nelson’s a smart football player.  He’s also not a very demonstrative one.  For him to be that upset in a preseason game I hoped it was just an ankle, but it probably wasn’t.  We would later find out that it was indeed an ACL tear and that Nelson would...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
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Glover Quin clarifies ‘God’ comment about Nelson injury

Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin found himself of a media firestorm Monday by speculating it was the will of God that caused Jordy Nelson to suffer what turned out to be a season-ending knee injury during the Green Bay Packers’ preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday. On Tuesday, while acknowledging what he said “upset a whole bunch of people,” Quin attempted...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons why the Green Bay Packers can win the Super Bowl without Jordy Nelson

The injury Jordy Nelson suffered early in Sunday’s preseason game between the Green Bay Packers and the Pittsburgh Steelers no doubt left fans confounded and in all likeliness angry, but it’s going to be okay. AROUND COVER32 Top 10: The NFL’s best fan bases Five Things: What we learned during week two of the preseason Bold Predictions: Five more things that will happen during...
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Why the NFL’s preseason needs an overhaul

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson is believed to have torn his ACL Sunday in an exhibition game that was of little value to the veteran. There doesn’t seem to be much anyone can do about non-contact injuries, but just about every team spends the preseason trying to manage playing time of key veterans to reduce injury risk. No one loves preseason games. Even the owners—the...
Via The Sports Daily
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Lions DB Glover Quin thinks ‘God meant for Jordy to get hurt’

Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin has an interesting take on why Jordy Nelson was injured during Week 2 of the NFL’s preseason schedule. He’s attributing the knee injury to a higher power. Speaking with media about the injury, Quin said he thinks “God meant” for Nelson to be hurt. “I hated Jordy got hurt, but in my beliefs, and the way I believe, it was — God meant...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson injury will showcase Aaron Rodgers' brilliance

Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson is likely out for the 2015 NFL season with an ACL injury, meaning Aaron Rodgers is facing the biggest test of his already legendary career. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on Nelson’s injury Sunday, noting an MRI is upcoming to confirm the initial diagnosis of a torn ACL. Nelson has undoubtedly been the top receiving target for Aaron...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Packers fear Jordan Nelson suffered torn ACL

    Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson suffered an injury during his team’s preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, and the initial diagnosis is that he tore his ACL. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that the Packers are awaiting MRI results but fear the worst for Nelson. Nelson went down early in the game without being touched by a defender...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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