Trains with Jordan Love
Jones worked with Jordan Love in California this offseason, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Jones suggested Wednesday that earning Aaron Rodgers' trust had been a big factor in his personal success, per Ryan Wood of the Green Bay Press-Gazette. The 28-year-old running back now hopes to form a similar on-field relationship with the Packers' new starting quarterback, hoping his experience as a pass catcher and blocker can help Love thrive. The Packers again figure to run much of their offense through Jones and power back AJ Dillon, with Love's mobility potentially adding a third component defenses need to be aware of on the ground. Jones had odd stat lines in his final season playing alongside Rodgers, getting only two TDs out of a career-high 1,121 rushing yards but then five TDs from 395 receiving yards. The receiving production will be tougher to maintain post-Rodgers, though Jones figures to remain one of the team's pass-catching priorities given how young the Packers are at WR and TE.
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Watson (hamstring) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game versus the Saints, Ryan Wood of USA Today reports.
Jones (hamstring) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Saints, Ryan Wood of USA Today reports.
Jones (hamstring) practiced in a limited capacity Thursday.
Packers head coach Matt LaFleur said that Watson (hamstring) was a non-participant for Thursday's practice as part of a maintenance plan for the wideout rather than because of a setback, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic
Watson (hamstring) wasn't present at the media-access portion of Thursday's practice, Tom Silverstein of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
Jones (hamstring) returned to practice Thursday, Ryan Wood of USA Today reports.
Packers head coach Matt LaFleur said Watson (hamstring) was a limited participant at Wednesday's practice, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Jones (hamstring) isn't practicing Wednesday, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Watson (hamstring) is taking part in practice Wednesday, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Wilson had three carries for five yards in Sunday's 25-24 loss to the Falcons.