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Former Packers DE Johnny Jolly Gets 10 Years “Shock” Probation

By AP Former NFL defensive end Johnny Jolly has been given 10 years of ‘shock’ probation by a judge, just six months after he was sentenced to prison for violating terms of his probation for a drug conviction. Jolly, 29, is serving an indefinite suspension from the NFL. His contract with the Packers ran out […]

Former Green Bay DL Johnny Jolly Asking to be Released from Prison

Pro Football Talk reports that former Packers DL Johnny Jolly is asking for an early release from prison – already. Former Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly was sentenced to six years in a Texas prison just six months ago, but he is heading to court today asking to be released. Jolly, who was arrested four […]

Judge Denies Bond for Packers DL Johnny Jolly

A judge has denied bond for troubled Packers defensive lineman Johnny Jolly after his latest arrest on a drug charge in Houston according to the Associated Press. Jolly did not appear in court during a brief hearing on Wednesday. His next hearing is set for April 20th. Jolly was charged with possession of a controlled […]

Packers DE Johnny Jolly Arrested And Charged With Felony Drug Possession

Packers defensive end Johnny Jolly was arrested and charged with felony drug possession early Friday morning in Houston, CBS Houston reports. Jolly was stopped for a traffic violation at 12:45am, during the stop, officers discovered 600 grams of codeine, which constitutes a felony possession charge. In 2010, Jolly was suspended indefinitely for violating the NFL’s […]

NFL Suspends Packers DE Johnny Jolly Indefinitely

The Packers got a big blow Friday, as the NFL suspended defensive end Johnny Jolly without pay for the upcoming season and perhaps beyond for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Jolly’s suspension begins immediately and will continue through at least the 2010 season. He will be eligible to apply for reinstatement after the Super […]

Packers DL Johnny Jolly Signs Tender

Defensive lineman Johnny Jolly signed his restricted free agent tender before the Monday night deadline. Jolly will be paid $2.521 million this season, although the money is not guaranteed and he can be cut by the Packers at any time without a penalty to the team. Jolly is scheduled to go on trail June 30 […]

Case Against Packers DT Jolly Dismissed; Charges Though Likely to be Refiled

It looks like Packers DT Johnny Jolly will be on the field after all for the Pack, as the drug possession case against him was dismissed this morning. But, before Jolly celebrates his win, he should be aware that prosecutors are expected to refile the case soon. The charges come from Jolly being arrested in […]

Green Bay Packers 2008 Preview Report

By Andy Benoit, www.NFLTouchdown.com Predicted: 2nd 2007 Record: 13-3 (1st NFC North) Head Coach: Mike McCarthy (3rd year) Roster Quick View *rookie **new veteran Offense QB: Aaron Rodgers No pressure. RB: Ryan Grant Led the NFC in rushing over the second half of last season. Wants a long-term contract. Packers would be wise to give […]