Packers place Nelson on injured reserve
The Sports Xchange
The Green Bay Packers officially placed wide receiver Jordy Nelson on injured reserve on Tuesday and made a number of other moves to get down to the 75-player roster limit.
Nelson suffered a torn ACL in a preseason game and is out for the season.
The Packers also waived/injured wide receivers Javess Blue and Jimmie Hunt, and they released quarterback Matt Blanchard, wide receiver James Butler, linebacker Adrian Hubbard, defensive back Kyle Sebetic and tight end Harold Spears.