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Jacksonville Jaguars Hire John Bonamego as Special Teams Coach
January 21st, 2012 at 8:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Another famliar face returns to the staffas John Bonamego was hired by the Jacksonville Jaguars. Bonamego was a special teams coach for the Jaguars from 1999 to 2002.  Since then, he has had stints with the Packers, Saints, and  Dolphins.  He doesn't seems to be a spectacular hire, but he...

Jacksonville Jaguars Hire Sylvester Croom as RB Coach
January 21st, 2012 at 12:01 AM
***PHOTO1*** As the Jaguars fill out the coaching staff, they have finally come to terms with a running backs coach in Sylvester Croom. While I'm not exactly happy about Earnest Byner not coming back, Croom has an impressive resumè. He coached Natrone Means during his time with the San Diego Chargers,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Hire Former Bucs’ Offensive Coordinator Greg Olsen as QB Coach
January 20th, 2012 at 7:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** Before we get the names confused, the Jaguars did not hire the tight end for the Carolina Panthers. Greg Olsen's resumè includes developing Drew Brees while he was still at Purdue, Jeff Garcia at San Francisco, and most recently, Josh Freeman in Tampa Bay. While freeman didn't lookvery sharp last...

Jacksonville Jaguars Have Hired Tony Oden as Defensive Backs Coach
January 19th, 2012 at 4:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mike Mularkey is ever closer to completing his staff. As reported by Tania Ganguli, The Jacksonville Jaguars have hired former Saints defensive backs coach Tony Oden to serve the same role. This hiring could be called into question as the Saints' secondary were roasted by the 49ers over the weekend,...

Former Florida and Illinois Coach Ron Zook Interviews for Jacksonville Jaguars Special Teams Coaching Position
January 18th, 2012 at 10:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** As reported by Alfie Crow, the Jacksonville Jaguars are interviewing former Florida and Illinois coach Ron Zook for the vacant Special Teams Coaching Job. It appears that he does have prior NFL coaching experience as a Special Teams coach. He was the special teams coordinator for the Pittsburgh Steelers from...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Marlon McCree as Assistant Defensive Backs Coach
January 17th, 2012 at 7:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** In a night where Jaguar fans were rallying at the stadium, another bit of news broke. As reported by Tania Ganguli, the Jacksonville Jaguars have signed Marlon McCree as an assistant defensive backs coach.. If the name sounds familiar, it should. Marlon McCree was drafted by the Jaguars in the...

DB Coach Cory Undlin and Special Teams Coach Russ Parnell not Expected to Be Back on the Jacksonville Jaguars Coaching Staff
January 16th, 2012 at 8:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** The coaching carousel just keeps on spinning.  DB Coach Cory Undlin and Special Teams coach Russ Parnell are not expected to be back, as reported by Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union. It's hard to gauge to impact of Undlin since Mel Tucker took a more active role in the...

Former Jacksonville Jaguars WR Keenan McCardell to Interview for WR Coach Position on Monday
January 15th, 2012 at 8:39 AM
***PHOTO1*** As the coaching search continues, an interesting name has popped up on the WR coach radar. Keenan McCardell, who is the second most prominent receiver in Jacksonville Jaguars history , has emerged as a candidate for the WR Coach position and is set to be interviewed on Monday.He previously served...

Jacksonville Jaguars to Hire Falcons QB Coach Bob Bratkowski as Offensive Coordinator
January 13th, 2012 at 7:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** In an expected move, Mike Mularkey has decided to bring Falcons QB coac h Bob Bratkowski to the Jaguars as an Offensive Coordinator. Bradkowski had spent 10 years in Cincinnati as an offensive coordinator before only spending one year with the Atlanta Falcons as a QB coach. This move was...

Jacksonville Jaguars DC Mel Tucker Decides not to Go to the Minnesota Vikings
January 12th, 2012 at 10:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** Fortunately for the Jacksonville Jaguars, Mel Tucker has decided not to leave the Jaguars coaching staff for the Minnesota Vikings. This is obviously good news since he was a major reason that the Jaguar defense has turned into a formidable unit. Even though it was supplemented by the pickups in...

New Jacksonville Jaguars Head Coach Mike Mularkey Deserves a Fair Shot
January 11th, 2012 at 5:20 PM
As the news broke last night and spilled into this morning, there were a large amount of people in this town panning the pick of Mike Mularkey to become the next head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars. All I really have to say is to give the guy a chance...

Jacksonville Jaguars Hire Mike Mularkey as Head Coach
January 10th, 2012 at 11:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars' head coaching search is over. Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Mike Mularkey will be hired as the Jaguars' third ever head coach, according to Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union.  The news broke late Tuesday evening that Mularkey, who was the Buffalo Bills head coach in 2004 and 2005, would...

Jacksonville Jaguars Head Coach Update: Jay Gruden, Rob Chudzinski and More
January 7th, 2012 at 1:45 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars' search for its third head coach in franchise history is getting clearer. ***PHOTO1*** More candidates are emerging and stepping to the front of the wish list while others are dropping out of the race. The Jaguars reportedly interviewed New York Jets offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer and Carolina Panthers OC Rob Chudzinski...

The Shahid Khan Era of the Jacksonville Jaguars Franchise Has Officially Begun
January 4th, 2012 at 11:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** It has been a quiet Wednesday as Shahid Khan has officially become the new owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars.  With all of the talk about the head coaching search, around town and around the league,  the official start of Khan's reign has been overlooked. However, I guess it isn't too...

Head Coaching Candidates Emerge for Jacksonville Jaguars
January 2nd, 2012 at 6:23 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars were the first NFL team to fire their coach this season. Now, on Black Monday, coaching candidates are being linked to the Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** So far, three names have been tied to Jacksonville: Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Mike Mularkey, offensive coordinator Rob Chudzinski of the Carolina Panthers and New...

Jacksonville Jaguars Offensive Coordinator Dirk Koetter a Favorite for Hawaii Job
December 19th, 2011 at 7:06 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars might have some more turnover on their coaching staff before the season is over.  ***PHOTO1***   Offensive coordinator and current quarterbacks coach Dirk Koetter has reportedly become the lead candidate for the vacant University of Hawaii head coaching position, according to CBS Sports.    The report states that Koetter was one of...

Jacksonville Jaguars Owner Shahid Khan Weighs in on Coaching Search
December 17th, 2011 at 8:51 PM
Shahid Khan hasn’t been the Jacksonville Jaguars’ owner for long, but he plans on making an immediate impact. ***PHOTO1***   Khan told Jacksonville media Friday that he will be heavily involved in the team’s search for a new head coach and is willing to pay top-end money for a high-quality coach after the...

Jacksonville Jaguars Shredded in 38-14 Loss to San Diego Chargers
December 5th, 2011 at 11:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mel Tucker’s head coaching debut could not have gone much worse.   The Jacksonville Jaguars had their worse defensive performance of the season, as the team fell to the San Diego Chargers 38-14 on Monday night.   Tucker, who was named the team’s interim head coach after the Jaguars fired Jack Del Rio this...

Breaking Down the Good and Bad of Jacksonville Jaguars GM Gene Smith
December 2nd, 2011 at 10:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** A line has been drawn in the sand. The Jacksonville Jaguars cleaned house this week, getting rid of its head coach, wide receivers coach and  starting wide receiver. Oh, the Jaguars were also sold to Shahid Kahn. One man that came out of the upheaval intact is general manager Gene Smith. Actually, Smith...

Mel Tucker is Auditioning for Jacksonville Jaguars Head Coaching Job
December 1st, 2011 at 10:35 AM
Mel Tucker is preparing for the job interview of his life.  ***PHOTO1***   The Jacksonville Jaguars’ defensive coordinator and interim head coach took over for fired head coach Jack Del Rio on a temporary basis. When the Jaguars take the field this Monday against the San Diego Chargers, Tucker will begin to show...