Discussion Board
Welcome Guest! You can login or register. Login or Register.

Options
Go to last post Go to first unread
Zero2Cool  
#1 Posted : Wednesday, August 27, 2008 5:34:50 PM(UTC)
Quote:
Green Bay -- A Houston court has postponed a hearing on felony drug charges against Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Johnny Jolly until Sept. 16, according to The Associated Press.

Jolly was due in court today, but for unknown reasons, the hearing was moved to the new date.

Jolly, 25, was arrested July 8 in Houston for possession of at least 200 grams of codeine, which constitues a second-degree felony, according to court documents. He posted $10,000 bond and was released at the time.

He has been taking part in Packers' training camp and is expected to be in uniform for the team's exhibition finale Thursday night.

Jolly's new court date falls on a Tuesday, which is a normal day off for the players.
strobl2  
#2 Posted : Wednesday, August 27, 2008 5:50:04 PM(UTC)
I'm gonna be really mad if we loose him cause he has to go to jail. I'm getting really sick of all the players misbehaving off the field, and then hurting there team as well.
Zero2Cool  
#3 Posted : Wednesday, August 27, 2008 9:05:21 PM(UTC)
I highly doubt we lose him for any games. I suspect a large fine.
gopackgo  
#4 Posted : Wednesday, August 27, 2008 10:21:19 PM(UTC)
" said: Go to Quoted Post
I highly doubt we lose him for any games. I suspect a large fine.


I sure hope so, DT is the last position we need to lose any players. And I think this was discussed in a previous thread that Goodell tends to be more lenient toward first-time offenders.
chibiabo  
#5 Posted : Thursday, August 28, 2008 10:47:44 AM(UTC)
:ramboface: Have to wonder what the civil court does about jail time. Guess if it's just a monetary fine all of it will blow away. Texas ain't the nicest place for Packers.
MassPackersFan  
#6 Posted : Thursday, August 28, 2008 11:21:26 AM(UTC)
I hope this gets settled soon. It can't be easy to focus on football when you have felony drug charges hanging over your head, not to mention a possible kill strike to your career by a commish who has (rightly) tried to make an example of people having these types of problems.
First offense... let's hope it's a fine and no suspension. Then he can get down to business. He's a monster when focused and healthy.
walleye  
#7 Posted : Thursday, August 28, 2008 11:31:08 AM(UTC)
" said: Go to Quoted Post
I hope this gets settled soon. It can't be easy to focus on football when you have felony drug charges hanging over your head, not to mention a possible kill strike to your career by a commish who has (rightly) tried to make an example of people having these types of problems.
First offense... let's hope it's a fine and no suspension. Then he can get down to business. He's a monster when focused and healthy.
:thumbright: yes he is my fingers are crossed!!
bozz_2006  
#8 Posted : Thursday, August 28, 2008 12:32:18 PM(UTC)
I will be surprised if he gets any jail time, and any suspension. I forsee league fines and probation, probably community service, and a league fine of one game check.
NodakPaul  
#9 Posted : Thursday, August 28, 2008 12:35:16 PM(UTC)
I doubt he would get Jail time, but I think would constitute a violation of the substance abuse policy. It would be his first offense though, right? So I expect little more than a directed rehab program and a fine.

I had heard mixed reports before. Was the codeine in syrup form or capsule? If it was syrup, it would likely be used for Purple drank, which is on the NFL's radar after the arrest, cut, and death of Terrence Kiel over the past year... That would likely draw some extra irk from the Commish.
NodakPaul  
#10 Posted : Thursday, August 28, 2008 12:37:13 PM(UTC)
" said: Go to Quoted Post
I will be surprised if he gets any jail time, and any suspension. I forsee league fines and probation, probably community service, and a league fine of one game check.


I think that is probably right on the money.
bozz_2006  
#11 Posted : Thursday, August 28, 2008 12:37:56 PM(UTC)
" said: Go to Quoted Post
I doubt he would get Jail time, but I think would constitute a violation of the substance abuse policy. It would be his first offense though, right? So I expect little more than a directed rehab program and a fine.

I had heard mixed reports before. Was the codeine in syrup form or capsule? If it was syrup, it would likely be used for Purple drank, which is on the NFL's radar after the arrest, cut, and death of Terrence Kiel over the past year... That would likely draw some extra irk from the Commish.


it was cough syrup form, Nodak.
Rss Feed
Users browsing this topic
Guest
Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Notification

Icon
Error

Fan Shout
Zero2Cool (43m) : Hundley attempted only four throws that traveled at least 15 yards downfield
Zero2Cool (2h) : Levity. We stinks!
uffda udfa (8h) : Some levity (1 NSFW word) https://twitter.com/PatMcAfeeShow/status/922208193819955200
Zero2Cool (13h) : @PGPackersNews Nelson, Adams and Cobb combined for five receptions. That's a formula for losing.
Zero2Cool (15h) : Do you see them not getting separation?
Cheesey (16h) : I'd like to see our WRs get some separation.
Zero2Cool (16h) : McCarthy protecting Hundley: "Our passing game, we can sit here and pick it apart all we want, but let's just blame it on head coach today."
Zero2Cool (16h) : Brett Hundley: "All I can say is don't write us off."
Zero2Cool (17h) : yinzer is als o 8 - 1 ...nice start dudes
Zero2Cool (17h) : dhazer is 8 - 1 this week so far in pick'em ...dayum
Zero2Cool (20h) : @Michael_Cohen13 Kevin King has been standing on the sideline for a few plays now. #Packers have been rolling with House and Hawkins. Not su
Zero2Cool (20h) : Justin McCray will start at LG today. What a ride for him the last two years. Arena Football League, free agent/unemployed, #Packers starter
yooperfan (20h) : Here we go gang!!!!
Zero2Cool (21h) : WR willie snead OUT
musccy (21h) : no worries...appreciate the pointers to find it.
Zero2Cool (21h) : i couldn't find another alternative so ... no more feed here
Zero2Cool (21h) : ya justin.tv flipped their vision on streaming
musccy (21h) : just did, thanks zero. Used to use Justin...not sure they work anymore
Zero2Cool (21h) : sure is gusty winds here i can hear the wind blowing an rain falling
Zero2Cool (21h) : check the top thread in packers forum section
musccy (21h) : Thanks zero!
Zero2Cool (21h) : http://goatdee.net/ <-- usually has good links
Zero2Cool (21h) : muscy, nerdmann usually has al ink in chat
Zero2Cool (21h) : and the tarp is back on the field
musccy (21h) : dumb question...ways to watch game online? Don't want to wait for game pass tonight
uffda udfa (22h) : Bakh and Bulaga active. Linsley, too. Lane Taylor, Out.
buckeyepackfan (22h) : Looks pretty clear after that
buckeyepackfan (22h) : Radar showing another band of showers probably within the hour.
Zero2Cool (22h) : and now its not raining at all
Zero2Cool (23h) : Right now it's just rain. Not light, not pouring.
buckeyepackfan (23h) : Light showers? Or heavy downpour?
Zero2Cool (23h) : It's raining in Green Bay.
uffda udfa (22-Oct) : @RapSheet just said on NFL Morning the org does NOT expect 12 to return due to significant break.
uffda udfa (22-Oct) : Schefter reporting doctors believe 12 can resume throwing in 6 weeks.
uffda udfa (22-Oct) : Since 2008, Packers 3-7-1 without Aaron Rodgers
Please sign in to use Fan Shout
2017 Packers Schedule
Sunday, Sep 10 @ 3:25 PM
SEAHAWKS
Sunday, Sep 17 @ 7:30 PM
at Falcons
Sunday, Sep 24 @ 3:25 PM
BENGALS
Thursday, Sep 28 @ 7:25 PM
BEARS
Sunday, Oct 8 @ 3:25 PM
at Cowboys
Sunday, Oct 15 @ 12:00 PM
at Vikings
Sunday, Oct 22 @ 12:00 PM
SAINTS
Sunday, Oct 29 @ 12:00 AM
- BYE -
Monday, Nov 6 @ 7:30 PM
LIONS
Sunday, Nov 12 @ 12:00 PM
at Bears
Sunday, Nov 19 @ 12:00 PM
RAVENS
Sunday, Nov 26 @ 7:30 PM
at Steelers
Sunday, Dec 3 @ 12:00 PM
BUCCANEERS
Sunday, Dec 10 @ 12:00 PM
at Browns
Sunday, Dec 17 @ 12:00 PM
at Panthers
Saturday, Dec 23 @ 7:30 PM
VIKINGS
Sunday, Dec 31 @ 12:00 PM
at Lions
Think About It
Think About It
Recent Topics
10m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

13m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Porforis

17m / Green Bay Packers Talk / Porforis

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

1h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

9h / Green Bay Packers Talk / nerdmann

11h / Green Bay Packers Talk / wpr

23h / Green Bay Packers Talk / Zero2Cool

22-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

22-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

22-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Cheesey

21-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

21-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / uffda udfa

21-Oct / Green Bay Packers Talk / Dulak

Headlines