Sunday evening's nightmares for Packer fans and fantasy football savants became Monday night's reality as the official word came down: Star wide receiver Jordy Nelson's 2015 football season is over before it even started with a "significant right knee injury," assumably an ACL tear. Cue Wisconsin drinking all of the alcohol.
Jordy's exploded knee certainly puts a damper on what was projected to be a Super Bowl year for the Packers. Sure, the Packers will likely be fine; we still have the returning MVP in the league (as long as he doesn't play an excessive amount in the preseason, MIKE!), Randall Cobb is still a formidable receiving threat and Eddie Lacy is the best running back the team's had in years, one who can also carry a little extra offensive weight if need be.
Sometimes looking ahead and positive reassurances don't work, however. Sometimes, you just need to grieve ... with a collection of Dubsmashes from Olivia Munn and Aaron Rodgers from before the injury that eerily fit this time of great sadness.
For instance, just need to cry it out to the saddest song in recorded history? There is a Dubsmash for that.
Seeking revenge against the cruel forces of fate and gravity that brought down Wisconsin's favorite Manhattanite (in Kansas, not New York)? THERE IS A DUBSMASH FOR THAT!
In denial? Convinced that the injury still probably isn't that bad and that he'll be able to come back to the team by the playoffs that we will most certainly make despite an improved Vikings team flirting with competence again? Thanks to "The Princess Bride" and the Olivier-esque acting chops of Rodgers and Munn, there is a Dubsmash for that.
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