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Packers G.M. talked to Aaron Rodgers after decision made to release Jordy Nelson

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Packers General Manager Brian Gutekunst wouldn't say whether Jordy Nelson was offered an opportunity to stay in Green Bay on a restructured deal. “I think Jordy is a really good player, and you certainly don't want to let him walk out there,” Gutekunst told beat writers Tuesday night, via Ryan Wood of the Green Bay
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Green Bay Packers release WR Jordy Nelson

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GREEN BAY, Wis. - Aaron Rodgers is losing his most prolific receiver but might be getting an upgrade at tight end.
The Green Bay Packers released veteran Jordy Nelson, the third-leading receiver in franchise history and one of Rodgers' top targets in the passing game.
The Packers announced the move Tuesday, a day before teams can begin to sign free agents.
Nelson had 550 receptions and 69 touchdown catches in 10 seasons in Green Bay. But his production declined last season with Rodgers sidelined much of the year by a collarbone injury.
“We cannot thank Jordy enough for all that he has...
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Ravens should pursue WR Jordy Nelson

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The Green Bay Packers are releasing veteran wide receiver Jordy Nelson. After missing out on the top free agent receivers, the Ravens should pursue him. Nelson, 32, is coming off of a down year in which he only had 482 receiving yards and six touchdowns on 53 receptions. The year before, however, he posted 1,257 yards and a whopping 14 touchdowns on 97 receptions.
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N.F.L. Free Agency 2018: Jordy Nelson Cut by Packers

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N.F.L. free agency is in full swing, with players negotiating with teams in advance of their 2017 contracts expiring on Wednesday.
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Report: Jordy Nelson wants to keep playing

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The Packers officially released wide receiver Jordy Nelson on Tuesday afternoon and General Manager Brian Gutekunst said in a statement that the franchise looks “forward to his eventual induction into the Packers Hall of Fame.” It appears that Nelson isn't quite ready to move on from active duty to the banquet circuit, however. Adam Schefter
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NFL free agency rumors: Packers releasing Jordy Nelson, signing Jimmy Graham

NFL free agency rumors: Packers releasing Jordy Nelson, signing Jimmy Graham

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By releasing Nelson, the Packers now have $10.2 million in cap space.
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Report: Packers to Release Jordy Nelson

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The Packers plan to release one of Aaron Rodgers' favorite targets, Jordy Nelson.
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Sources: Packers to add Graham, cut Nelson

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The Packers, whose tight ends caught only two touchdown passes last season, are adding a red-zone weapon in Jimmy Graham. They're also cutting wide receiver Jordy Nelson.
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Report: Packers are releasing WR Jordy Nelson

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The Green Bay Packers are reportedly releasing wide receiver Jordy Nelson , per Adam Schefter. Packers are releasing WR Jordy Nelson, per source. Adam Schefter March 13, 2018
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Packers shake up depth chart by releasing Jordy Nelson after signing Jimmy Graham

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The Green Bay Packers are making moves in free agency
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Packers reportedly releasing Jordy Nelson

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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 only six touchdowns last season with Aaron
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