Jordy Nelson Fantasy News

Friday, October 13, 2017, 6:43pm

Packers WR Jordy Nelson (back) took full practice reps all week. Nelson was removed from the injury report, so he’ll be out there against the Vikings.

Friday, October 13, 2017, 3:51pm

Packers WR Jordy Nelson (back) was officially removed from the team's Week 6 injury report. Feel free to start him with confidence this week.

Thursday, October 12, 2017, 6:57pm

Packers WR Jordy Nelson (back) took full practice reps again Thursday. Nelson should continue to play through the hamstring injury. He has a great matchup against the Bucs this week (No. 32 in WR aFPA).

Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 7:48pm

Packers WR Jordy Nelson (back) practiced fully Wednesday. It appears that Jordy’s injury is not serious. He should be out there against Minnesota, but he’s likely to draw Xavier Rhodes in coverage.

Packers WR Jordy Nelson: 'I'm good'

Monday, October 9, 2017, 6:59pm

Rob Demovsky on Twitter - [Full Article]

Apparently it's not a hamstring or a concussion. Jordy Nelson said after "I'm good. We got a little banged up, but we'll be good."

Fantasy Impact:

Nelson didn't play on the team's final drive. Reports on NFL.com said he had a hamstring issue, but they were later retracted. It was called an "undisclosed injury" instead. Be sure to monitor, but Nelson seems good to go for Week 6.

Packers WR Jordy Nelson has undisclosed injury

Monday, October 9, 2017, 1:10pm

Mike Silver on Twitter - [Full Article]

Now updating my story. Packers WR Jordy Nelson was evaluated for undisclosed injury. Not believed to be serious. Sorry for the confusion. My bad.

Fantasy Impact:

Silver wrote in his NFL.com story Nelson was dealing with a hamstring injury but has since edited as the team didn't disclose what was wrong with Nelson. Nelson was on the sideline for the Packers final drive after playing 48 of 59 snaps. The good news is it doesn't seem to be serious.

Packers WR Davante Adams (concussion) cleared to play

Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2:32pm

Rob Demovsky - [Full Article]

Davante Adams is traveling to Dallas and has cleared the concussion protocol, per source. He's expected to play Sunday against the Cowboys.

Related Players: Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb, Geronimo Allison

Fantasy Impact:

Monitor reports to see if there's any indication if he'll play his usual number of starter snaps, but this is great news not only for Adams but fantasy owners in a plus match-up against the Cowboys.

Friday, September 22, 2017, 6:44pm

Packers WR Jordy Nelson (quadricep, questionable) took full practice reps all week and is questionable for Week 3. Nelson called the injury a “charley horse,” so we’re expecting the usual Jordy in Week 3.

Friday, September 22, 2017, 6:44pm

Packers WR Randall Cobb (chest, doubtful) missed practice all week and is doubtful for Week 3. It doesn’t look like he’ll play in Week 3. if he’s out, Jordy Nelson, Davante Adams and Geronimo Allison get a bump. In 12 games that either Cobb or Nelson have missed since the 2015 season, Adams has seen 8.9 targets per game, which represents a 24% increase over the 7.2 targets he typically sees with the Green Bay receiving corps at full strength.

Thursday, September 21, 2017, 6:42pm

Packers WR Jordy Nelson (quadricep) took full practice reps again Thursday. After an injury scare against the Falcons, Nelson looks like a go for Week 3. Given the full practice, we’re expecting the usual Jordy against Cincinnati.

Thursday, September 21, 2017, 6:42pm

Packers WR Randall Cobb (chest) missed practice again Thursday. Cobb looks very questionable for Week 3. If he’s out, Jordy Nelson, Davante Adams and Geronimo Allison get a bump.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 7:42pm

Packers WR Jordy Nelson (quadricep) practiced fully Wednesday. After an injury scare against the Falcons, Nelson looks like a go for Week 3. Given the full practice, we’re expecting the usual Jordy against Cincinnati.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017, 7:42pm

Packers WR Randall Cobb (chest) did not practice Wednesday. At this point, Cobb is far more questionable for Week 3 than Jordy Nelson, who practiced fully on Wednesday. Cobb has been more involved in the offense this year (15 targets through two weeks).

Report: Packers WR Jordy Nelson (quad) '50-50' for Week 3

Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 3:25pm

CBS Sports - [Full Article]

The Green Bay Packers' offense put on a disastrous display before garbage time on Sunday night, failing to keep pace with Matt Ryan and the Falcons, and there's a chance things won't get much better this coming weekend. That's because the Packers might be without their best receiver.

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Jordy Nelson is 50-50 with a quad injury.

Related players: Davante Adams, Randall Cobb, Geronimo Allison, Martellus Bennett, Ty Montgomery

Fantasy Impact:

Cobb is also a bit banged up which could mean a bigger role for Allison. However it could also mean more targets for the more established receivers as well.

Packer WRs Jordy Nelson, Randall Cobb injured on SNF

Monday, September 18, 2017, 8:28am

ESPN - [Full Article]

Two of the Green Bay Packers' biggest playmakers didn't it make through the first series of Sunday night's 34-23 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Another tried to gut out an injury but finally succumbed.

Receiver Jordy Nelson hobbled off the field after eight offensive plays because of a quad injury, and defensive tackle Mike Daniels pulled a hamstring on the Falcons' first drive. Receiver Randall Cobb tried to play through a shoulder injury and finally dropped out in the fourth quarter.

Fantasy Impact:

Cobb did say he thinks he'll be OK. But for Nelson, it was an injury to the same leg in which he tore his ACL in 2015, ESPN said. The story added Nelson tried to work through it, riding a stationary bike and jogging on the sideline, but was ruled out after halftime. Other outlets report Nelson he took a knee to his quad.

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