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Jordy Nelson

Jordy Nelson - #87 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 217 lbs.
Birthday 05/31/1985
Birthplace Manhattan, KS
College Kansas State
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 2nd round, 5th pick by Packers


Rec Yds TD
49 745 7

WR fantasy tips: Nelson could be a big point producer

Posted Nov. 15, 2012 @ 2:22 p.m. ET
Jordy Nelson is healthy and should start with a quality matchup, while Pats and Colts receivers could have big weeks in a shootout, according to our late-week fantasy WR tips.

Live Week Eight fantasy injury updates

Posted Oct. 28, 2012 @ 3:07 p.m. ET
Packers WR Jordy Nelson (hamstring) highlights the main inactives for Sunday's early games in Week Eight.

Packers' offense not reaching elite performance yet

Posted Sept. 15, 2012 @ 3:04 p.m. ET
The Packers are not firing on all cylinders right now offensively through two games.

Lions-Packers matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Dec. 29, 2011 @ 11:49 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the third of five key matchups in the Packers' Week 17 game against the Lions this Sunday at Lambeau Field.  

Del Pilar's Digest: Fantasyland WR report

Posted Dec. 26, 2011 @ 8:14 p.m. ET
William Del Pilar takes a look at the stat lines for wide receivers, like Andre Roberts, Damian Williams and Denarius Moore and what they mean for fantasy owners heading into Week 17.

Packers beat Bears 35-21, clinch No. 1 seed

Posted Dec. 25, 2011 @ 11:37 p.m. ET
Aaron Rodgers threw five touchdown passes for the first time in his career as Green Bay nailed down the No. 1 seed in the NFC, beating Chicago 35-21 on Sunday night.

Packers players of the week: Week 11

Posted Nov. 20, 2011 @ 7:30 p.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush selects Green Bay's players of the week on offense, defense and special teams in the team's Week 11 win over the Buccaneers.  

Packers-Chargers prediction

Posted Nov. 06, 2011 @ 2:47 a.m. ET
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush offers his prediction for the Week Eight showdown vs. the Chargers in San Diego.

Vikings-Packers matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Oct. 20, 2011 @ 9:56 a.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Packers game.

Nelson getting tired of sitting on his hands

Posted July 15, 2011 @ 4:35 p.m. ET
Even though Jordy Nelson told PFW that he has enjoyed spending extra time with his family during the lockout, he admits that he's ready for a return to normalcy on the NFL landscape.

Eagles could make run at Asomugha

Posted Feb. 20, 2011 @ 9:29 p.m. ET
With Raiders CB Nnamdi Asoumugha slated to become a free agent March 4, Philadelphia is rumored as a potential landing site for the shutdown corner, according to NFC Whispers.

Packers were toughest when things got rough

Posted Feb. 07, 2011 @ 2:07 a.m. ET
As in the regular season, Green Bay proved it was worthy of winning it all by fighting through some serious adversity in Super Bowl XLV.

Super Bowl records set or tied

Posted Feb. 07, 2011 @ 12:55 a.m. ET
Here is a list of Super Bowl records set or tied in Super Bowl XLV — team and individual — plus other historical information.

Jennings looking like top beneficiary of Finley’s absence

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 4:12 p.m. ET
Somebody in Green Bay had to pick up all the targets left behind by TE Jermichael Finley, who's out for the season with a knee injury. WR Greg Jennings looks to be that guy.

Nelson caught in Packers' number game

Posted Sept. 10, 2010 @ 11:52 a.m. ET
Despite a terrific training camp, Packers third-year WR Jordy Nelson starts the 2010 season as the No. 4 receiver behind Greg Jennings, the ageless Donald Driver and James Jones.


Posted Jan. 09, 2013
Nelson should be ready for Saturday night's NFC divisional playoff game against San Francisco despite missing practice Wednesday.||||||| Nelson is nursing an "ongoing" ankle injury, but coach Mike McCarthy says he hopes the receiver will practice Thursday.
Posted Dec. 02, 2012
Nelson was inactive for Sunday's game against the Bears.||||||| Nelson injured his hamstring on the second drive of Green Bay's game against Minnesota on Dec. 2.
Posted Oct. 25, 2012
The Packers put Nelson in their lineup Sunday against the Lions.||||||| Nelson was listed as probable on the injury report with hamstring and foot ailments for Sunday's game.
Posted Oct. 22, 2012
Nelson caught eight passes for a season-best 122 yards and a touchdown on Sunday against St. Louis.||||||| Sunday marked Nelson's second-straight game with at least 100 receiving yards.
Posted Oct. 15, 2012
Nelson caught three touchdown passes in Sunday's 42-24 win over Houston.||||||| Nelson's 121 receiving yards were a season high.