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Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #17-20
April 22nd, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 17. The Cincinnati Bengals Select CB Stephon Gilmore, South Carolina The Bengals need some extra help on the other side of Leon Hall. Nate Clements wasn't great and Terrance Newman isn't going to be the long term answer either. Gilmore was shooting up draft boards at a breakneck speed, but  he'll...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 22nd, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars have expressed interest in Maryland CB Cameron Chism. He started 32 straight games for the Terrapins, but he wasn't very impressive and he is projected to be an undrafted free agent in the 2012 NFL Draft.  -Speaking of corners, the Jaguars are rumored to have an extremely...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #13-16
April 21st, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 13. The Arizona Cardinals Select OT Cordy Glenn, Georgia I don't know much about the Cardinals, but I do know that they were letting defenders hit Kevin Kolb and John Skelton way too much in 2011.   Glenn played at the tackle position at Georgia, but he has the frame to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 21st, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars were spoted at Oklahoma State S Markelle Martin's Pro Day. He is a rangy safety that is a third or fourth round prospect. He was initially unable to work out at Oklahoma State's original pro day due to a knee surgery. - Mike Mularkey has stated that...

Jaguars 101 Pre-Draft Analysis: Baylor QB Robert Griffin III
April 20th, 2012 at 9:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Height: 6-2 Weight: 223 Draft Stock: Robert Griffin III will go second overall to the Washington Redskins   Overview Robert Griffin III is the reigning Heisman trophy winner and he is the force that has single-handedly put Baylor in the national spotlight. He is a dynamic quarterback that is athletic, mobile, accurate, and strong. He...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #9-12
April 20th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 9. The Carolina Panthers Select DT Dontari Poe, Memphis The Carolina Panthers will roll the dice once again on a boom-or-bust player in Dontari Poe. The Panthers couldn't stop the run at all last year and Poe, an athletic big man who tore up the track at the Scouting Combine, could...

The Acquisition of Lee Evans Could Make Draft Day a Lot More Interesting for the Jacksonville Jaguars
April 19th, 2012 at 5:42 PM
The signing of Lee Evans can be seen as a regular depth move. An aging veteran stopgap that coyuld bide time so that a younger receiver could develop and replace him. With their receiving corps fortified for now, the Jacksonville Jaguars won't be forced to reach for a wide receiver...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #5-8
April 19th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 5. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers Select CB Morris Claiborne, LSU The Bucs are hurting for more talent on offense and defense. However, with Aquib Talib facing possible jail time and Ronde Barber not getting any younger, having a possible shutdown corner fall into your lap would be difficult to pass up....

Jaguars 101 Pre-Draft Analysis: Syracuse DE Chandler Jones
April 18th, 2012 at 4:32 PM
***PHOTO1*** Height: 6-5 Weight: 266 Draft Stock: He will probably be gone by the middle of the second round. The Jaguars seem to like him, so he might be off of the board when the they pick at #38..   Overview Chandler Jones is a lengthy defensive end from Syracuse. He is pretty athletic and disruptive,...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #1-4
April 18th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 1. The Indianapolis Colts Select QB Andrew Luck, Stanford The Indianapolis Colts will obviously select a QB with the first overall pick. The only question will be if it will be Stanford's Andrew Luck or Baylor's  Robert Griffin III. However, with all of Jim Irsay's cryptic hints and messages the fact...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 18th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Jacksonville Jaguars QB Blaine Gabbert has gotten a haircut, much to the chagrin of the female fanbase. His new look makes him look like he should be looking for a prom tuxedo and cramming for finals.  - The Jaguars have had a visit from FIU WR TY Hilton. He is...

Jaguars 101 Pre-Draft Analysis: Clemson DE Andre Branch
April 17th, 2012 at 6:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Height: 6-4 Weight: 259 Draft Stock: He could go anywhere from the middle of the first round to the early second.   Overview Andre Branch is a defensive end from Clemson. He racked up 10.5 sacks and this year and turned heads at the combine with his 4.70 40-time.  He's a bit undersized and a...

Jacksonville Jaguars 101 Pre-Draft Analysis: Illinois DE/OLB Whitney Mercilus
April 16th, 2012 at 11:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** Height: 6-4 Weight: 261 Draft Stock: Mercilus will not fall past the Detroit Lions at  # 23 overall.   Overview Whitney Mercilus is an outstanding defensive end from the University of Illinois who racked up 16 sacks 2011, leading the country in that category. He is a bit undersized, but he has the skillset to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 16th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Illinois WR A.J. Jenkins worked out with the Jaguars last Monday. He is a local product that has speed to spare. and while he is rated in the second to third round, his draft stock may increase even more, since receivers are going to be taken off of the...

Jaguars 101 Pre-Draft Analysis: Alabama DE Courtney Upshaw
April 15th, 2012 at 9:32 PM
***PHOTO1*** Height: 6-2 Weight: 272 Draft Stock: Anywhere from the Chicago Bears at #19 to the Detroit Lions at #23. If he manages to fall past the Lions, he will probably fall into the mid-second round.   Overview Courtney Upshaw is a defensive end for the Alabama Crimson Tide.  He was a fixture on a suffocating...

Jaguars 101 Pre-Draft Analysis: USC Defensive End Nick Perry
April 15th, 2012 at 12:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** Height: 6-3 Weight: 271 Draft Stock: He will probably be selected in the latter part of the first round. But he is probably not going to fall past the Tennessee Titans at #20.    Overview Nick Perry is a high motor defensive end for the University of Southern California. He has a serious burst off...

Jaguars 101 Pre-Draft Analysis: South Carolina DE Melvin Ingram
April 13th, 2012 at 11:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Height: 6-2 Weight: 264 Draft Stock: He will not fall past the New York Jets at #16 although they might trade up even higher .   Overview Melvin Ingram was a vital part of South Carolina's defense in 2011. He is an undersized,  high-motor defensive end that has been a productive player in spite of...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 13th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - According to an article by Gregg Rosenthal, South Carolina WR Alshon Jeffery, was not only known for his sense of entitlement, but for his gut (As we mentioned in our analysis). During the season, his weight ballooned to 240 before he slimmed down to 216 for his Pro Day....

Jacksonville Jaguars 101 Looks at DE Quinton Coples of University of North Carolina in Pre-Draft Analysis
April 12th, 2012 at 7:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Height: 6-6 Weight: 284 Draft Stock: Coples will probably be the first defensive end taken off of the board in the upper half of the first round..    Overview The top two ranked defensive ends are two almost completely different prospects. Quinton Coples is the prototypical 4-3 defensive end, which is perfect for the Jacksonville...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 12th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** -  Jacksonville Jaguars WR Cecil Shorts is planning to improve on his rookie season in which he only caught 2 balls for 30 yards and a touchdown. He spent his time during the offseason at his alma mater, Mt. Union where he took classses and worked out. He also spent...