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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 Packer 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 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 […]

Jolly Still in Holding Pattern When it Comes to Reinstatement

The Green Bay Press Gazette points out that as of now, nothing has been settled when it comes to Johnny Jolly, as the commish says that nothing can be done regarding his reinstatement while the lockout is in effect. Even though suspended Packers defensive end Johnny Jolly has applied for reinstatement, commissioner Roger Goodell said […]

Suspended DE Johnny Jolly Applies to be Back in the League

Rob Demovsky of the Green Bay Press-Gazette reports suspended Packers defensive end Johnny Jolly has begun the reinstatement process and hopes to play in the NFL next season. His agent, Brian Overstreet, said this morning that they are in the process of filing paperwork with the league and were optimistic that Jolly’s suspension will end. […]

Johnny Jolly to Never Play in the NFL Again?

Peter King of Sports Illustrated says that Packers Johnny Jolly probably will not play in the NFL ever again: Packers DE Johnny Jolly, 27, will likely never play in the NFL again. Jolly, who is suspended for the entire 2010 season, would have been a rotational starting linemen for Green Bay this year. He was […]

DE Johnny Jolly Suspended 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 […]

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 […]