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Draft Scout Jeff Janis News
06/15/16 - WR Jeff Janis revealed this week that he sustained a bruised back when he fell at the end of his 41-yard touchdown catch on a Hail Mary pass from Aaron Rodgers in the divisional round of the playoffs five months ago. The incredible play in the final seconds of the fourth quarter forced overtime in a game Green Bay lost 26-20 to the host Arizona Cardinals.
The Cardinals ended the game by scoring a touchdown in the opening possession of the extra period, denying Green Bay's offense a chance to have the football one more time. Janis said he hurt the back when he landed on a knee of Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson in the end zone. "If I would have had to go back out there, obviously I would have, (but) I don't know how effective I would have been," Janis said.
01/18/16 - WR Jeff Janis made a name for himself in Green Bay postseason lore with seven catches for 145 yards and two touchdowns in Saturday's postseason loss to Arizona. His two biggest catches came in a span of three plays in the final minute of regulation -- first for 60 yards on a deep ball from Aaron Rodgers on fouth-and-20 from the Packers' 4-yard line and then on Rodgers' Hail Mary loft of 41 yards into the end zone for a touchdown as the clock expired to force overtime.
09/29/14 - WR Jeff Janis made his NFL debut Sunday in the win at Chicago. Janis, a seventh-round draft pick this year, was in uniform with Jerrett Boykin out because of injury. Janis, t
08/17/14 - WR Jeff Janis may have gone a long way in his preseason debut Saturday toward securing a roster spot on the season-opening roster as a rookie. The speedy Janis turned a short crossing pass from backup quarterback Matt Flynn into a 34-yard touchdown in the third quarter of the 21-7 win at St. Louis. Janis, a seventh-round draft pick, missed the early part of training camp after being afflicted with shingles. He had just the one reception Saturday but showed he could be a capable kick returner as well, returning one punt nine yards and fielding two other punts cleanly on fair catches.
08/05/14 - WR Jeff Janis made his belated on-field debut in practice Monday night. Janis, a seventh-round draft pick this year, had been on the non-football illness list since the start of camp after he contracted shingles.