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Discussion in 'Oakland Raiders' started by Capt. Larsen, Sep 15, 2008.
Nice compilation vid I saw on You Tube. What a career this guy has had.
Jordy led the NFL in TD catches (with 14), the first time a white pass-catcher did so since Gronkowski in 2011 (17 TDs).
Nelson was also 6th in receiving yards (1,257). Great season for #87!
Jordy Nelson was a ex Walk-on at Kansas State....this article got that WRONG! However it's interesting to see he was Rated #111th WR in HS coming out of Sr. season...111th to becoming one of the NFL's Best WR's!!
Showing the running skills at QB...throws a nice pass...nasty as a DB...Elite Punt Returner
Jordy wins NFL CPOY just as I expected. The most amazing thing was I dont think he was even 100% all year especially after rib fracture.
Still dumbfounding that he didn't get a pro bowl nod over BPPBs (black privilege pro bowlers) Fitzgerald, Bryant, and Baldwin.
Jordy - 97 receptions, 1,257 yards, 14 TDs
Fitzgerald - 107 receptions, 1,023 yards, 6 TDs
Bryant - 50 receptions, 796 yards, 8 TDs
Baldwin - 94 receptions, 1,128 yards, 7 TDs
Fantastic season by Jordy after recovering from the ACL and suffering from other ailments in 2016. And we all saw how great the chemistry between him and Rodgers is - Rodgers completed 65.7% of his passes (up 5% on 2015) for 4,428 yards (up 600 yards) and 40 TDs (up 9) with 7 picks (down 1) and a passer rating of 104.2 (up 12)
FTR Jordy played at Riley county HS one half hour from K State, you think those mopes could have sent someone out there to watch some of his games or that the boosters could have taken their lips of the blacks long enough to say we want this guy.
Speech Jordy gave, worth my time reading, does mention the bias against small high school athletes (read white athletes)
Highlight video of Aaron Rodgers' long touchdown passes. Impressive how often Jordy appears.
Chad Hansen is a wide receiver who was drafted by the Jets this year. Stylistically he compares to Jordy Nelson.
If given a chance Hansen could do well in the NFL.
Jordy Nelson, now 32, has apparently been abusing their black 33rd overall pick, CB Kevin King (a guy 10 years younger), during training camp...
"In a 2-minute, 11-on-11 period that matched starters vs. starters, No. 1 wide receiver Jordy Nelson lined up wide left, with King across from him. Rodgers hit him three times during the drive — on an out for 9 yards, on a slant for 16 yards and on a back-shoulder throw for a 10-yard touchdown — en route to the end zone."
Another article about King being "humbled" by Nelson/Rodgers during camp...
Coming off another dazzling season and now 2 years removed from the knee injury that robbed him of his 2015 campaign, the most important white outside receiver in the last 30 years should be atop the league-leaders in receiving once again. He's projected to be a top-10 overall fantasy football pick in most PPR drafts behind Antonio Brown, Julio Jones, Odell Beckham, Mike Evans, and AJ Green...
Best of luck to this former NCAA walk-on from rural Kansas.
What a relief!
Saw a headline that said "Jordy Nelson adopts SA baby." I thought SA stood for "South African" and I was thinking "please be White, please be White, please be White."
Turns out "SA" meant "San Antonio" and Jordy stopped by San Antonio when the Packers were in Texas to play the Cowboys to finalize the adoption of a White baby girl from Texas. Jordy and his wife, Emily, have one biological child but discovered they were unable to have more children, so they adopted one (White) child a while ago and now this is their second adoption.
Congratulations to the Nelson family. What a refreshing change from all the celebrity airheads adopting black babies.
Now I like Jordy even more. He and his wife are actually sane, unlike so many other virtue-signalling white people.
Gruden has taken some heat for signing Jordy. Rod Woodson bitched that Michael Crabtree, released to make way for Jordy, is a better receiver than Nelson lol what a racist idiot. Gruden is taking heat in general for his remaking of the Oakland roster so far, most of it most likely based on the Raiders looking like they will no longer be the blackest team in NFL history though it's still too early to know how the depth chart and roster will look in September.
Jon Gruden pinpoints several spots where Jordy Nelson's 'it' factor will help Raiders
NBC Sports BayArea•Apr 2, 2018, 5:42 PM
It doesn't matter that Nelson's nearly 33, coming off a disappointing statistical season by his standards. Expectations surrounding him remain high.
Count head coach Jon Gruden among Nelson's biggest fans. Armed with intelligence from receivers coach Edgar Bennett – he worked with Nelson in Green Bay – and experience covering him as a broadcaster, Gruden has great confidence Nelson can positively impact the Raiders' on-field product and locker-room culture.
"He can still run," Gruden said last week at the NFL owners meetings. "He's a guy we can put on the backside of (triple receiver formations). He can win at the line of scrimmage against press coverage. He's good after the catch.
"He brings a lot of ‘it' factor we need. He's unselfish. He'll block. He's excellent at uncovering in scramble drills. His work ethic and consistency is something that will benefit our football team. He's one of the free agents who will play a huge role for us."
Gruden has a point. Nelson had 60 percent of his receiving yards and all of his touchdowns in six games before Rodgers was lost with a broken collarbone.
The Raiders believe Nelson will fit in well and enhance the team while essentially taking Crabtree's place (and paycheck) on the Raiders roster.
"'Crab' was a good player, no doubt," Gruden said. "With a lot of receivers, sometimes a change of scenery is a good thing. I think Crab's in a good place. I think this is a good place for Nelson.
I predict Jordy Nelson will have an excellent season with the Raiders this year. Other than two games, Amari Cooper was pretty bad last year. Michael Crabtree is gone and Martavis Bryant may or may not be suspended for the season; regardless he has a lot of physical talent but a low IQ and is unlikely to ever realize his "upside." Derek Carr will be on the rebound after a down season, in part sabotaged by his own "teammates" because he wouldn't be a kneeler. Carr has only perennial underachiever Jared Cook to throw to at tight end, so Jordy should eat up targets both inside and outside. Jon Gruden will look to get as much out of the Carr-Nelson connection as possible.
Jordy should have at least one great season left in him, and he'll be highly motivated to show up the "new" Packers front office, which is going full-bore Caste on offense. I'll also predict that Aaron Rodgers will not be the number one QB in the league this year, as most so-called experts are predicting, maybe not even a top five or top ten, more like the struggling quarterback he was at times when Jordy missed the '15 season because of a knee injury.
This has been posted here before on more than one occasion, but really, can you ever get enough of the greatness that is Jordy Nelson:
Jordy Nelson showing no signs of slowing down, can “still run”
Posted by Charean Williams on July 27, 2018, 10:38 PM EDT
If Jordy Nelson is on his last legs, the Raiders have seen no sign of it. Nelson, 32, has looked like the Nelson who averaged 1,219 receiving yards from 2011-16.
“The thing you hear about is that he can’t run anymore; that’s false,” Raiders quarterback Derek Carr said, via Matt Kawahara of the San Francisco Chronicle. “I can tell you he’s one of the fastest skill guys that we have still. He can run.”
Nelson caught only 53 passes for 482 yards and six touchdowns last season, and when he balked at a pay cut, the Packers released him. The Raiders snatched him up less than 48 hours later to pair with Amari Cooper.
“He’s wired in,” coach Jon Gruden said of Nelson. “You can see why he was a security blanket for [Aaron] Rodgers for all those years. . . . He’s proven to us he can still run. We can line him up anywhere we want. And he can run any route we draw.”
Funny how their is no mention of the piss poor Brett Hundley and how that was directly related to Jordy's decline in production.
Jordy Nelson is the kind of player the late Al Davis liked for his long ball offense.
Of course not. It’s just like Nelson’s production magically dipped drastically, all of a sudden, for no reason.
They just can’t ever call out a black player for being total garbage.
The drug-addicted, headcase diva, Martavis Bryant is apparently drawing the ire of Jon Gruden for his poor play in practice. He's also missing practices due to "migraines." It seems that Jordy has won the starting outside WR job alongside Cooper...
Jordy clearly "still has it." Check out this catch he made in practice the other day...
Nice video of Jordy! Of course he's still got it. Hundley is the one who has never had it and never will!