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Nelson had one catch for nine yards in Sunday's loss at San Diego.

A nothing showing in a blowout loss, though no one on the Jets offense played well in this one. Nonetheless, it's discouraging to see Nelson doing so little on a day where Eric Decker didn't play.

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Nelson (ankle) is listed as active for Sunday's game against the Chargers.

With Eric Decker inactive Sunday, look for Jeremy Kerley to be busy Sunday, while Nelson is a candidate to see added Week 5 opportunities along with Greg Salas, provided his ankle holds up.

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Nelson said he will play Sunday against the Chargers as long as he doesn't have any setbacks with his ankle, ESPNNewYork.com reports.

Nelson, who's officially listed as questionable, said he was able to do "almost everything in practice" Friday despite being listed as a limited participant. He did not practice at all Wednesday or Thursday, but coach Rex Ryan was impressed with Nelson's progress Friday, saying he was "shocked" at how much the wideout was able to do. A decision on Nelson's status will not be made until Sunday, but he'll make for a rather unappealing option even if he is active and Eric Decker (hamstring) is not.

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Nelson (ankle) is a game-time decision for Sunday's game against the Chargers, the Star-Ledger reports.

As is fellow wideout Eric Decker, with Nelson a speculative play, in case, given both his ankle issue and limited production (six catches for 45 yards in four games) to date.

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Nelson (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Seth Walder of the Daily News reports.

Nelson is hopeful that he'll be able to suit up Sunday against the Chargers, but in such a scenario, he'd only merit lineup consideration in the event that teammate Eric Decker is sidelined by his hamstring injury.

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Nelson (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, ESPN.com reports.

Nelson is dealing with what he report calls a severe low ankle sprain and he's not expected to play Sunday against the Chargers.

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Nelson is dealing with what coach Rex Ryan referred to as a "pretty good" ankle sprain, ESPN's Rich Cimini reports.

With Nelson hurting and fellow wideout Jalen Saunders having been waived, the Jets signed T.J. Graham and Chris Owusu on Monday to bolster their receiving corps.

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Nelson (ankle) will not return to Sunday's game against the Lions, the New York Daily News reports.

Nelson caught one pass for seven yards on his only target before suffering an ankle injury Sunday. With him now ruled out, Greg Salas should fill the Jets' No. 3 wideout role.

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Nelson is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the Lions with an ankle injury, ESPN's Rich Cimini reports.

Prior to his his exit from Sunday's game, Nelson had recorded one catch for seven yards on his only target.

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Nelson (illness) is listed as active for Sunday's game against the Lions.

With five catches for 38 yards over the Jets' first three contests, Nelson is not a high-percentage play in Week 4, though he could see added work Sunday in the event that fellow wideout Eric Decker is limited at all.