Numerous NFL players have chosen to take to a knee during the national anthem in protest of social issues in America. Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson didn’t. Sep 24, 2017. Staff Writer GREEN BAY, WI – SEPTEMBER 24: Jordy Nelson #87 of the Green Bay Packers catches a touchdown pass late in the fourth quarter against the Cincinnati Bengals at Lambeau Field on September 24, 2017 in Green Bay, Wisconsin….