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Notebook: Nelson shows no rust from preseason downtime

7:27 PM, Sep. 10, 2013
Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson fights off San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner and cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha after making a catch in the second quarter of Sunday's game at Candlestick Park.
Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson fights off San Francisco 49ers safety Donte Whitner and cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha after making a catch in the second quarter of Sunday's game at Candlestick Park.
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Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson missed the entire preseason after knee surgery in August.

So there was some fear his timing with quarterback Aaron Rodgers would suffer when he finally got on the field.

Nelson put those fears to rest Sunday in the Packers' season-opening loss at San Francisco. A rare bright spot, Nelson finished with seven receptions on 10 targets for 130 yards and a touchdown. ...

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