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Jacksonville Jaguars V. Minnesota Vikings Week 1 Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
September 5th, 2012 at 10:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** 3. WR Justin Blackmon v. CB Antoine Winfield Justin Blackmon can hit the ground running with a good outing against Minnesota. If he could continue to draw the attention of the defense, Laurent Robinson could benefit greatly from it. 2. DE Andre Branch v. LT Matt Kalil We all know how disruptive Jeremy...

Jacksonville Jaguars Pick Their Team Captains for the 2012 Season
September 3rd, 2012 at 6:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have picked their team representatives for the 2012 season. On offense,the team captains are QB Blaine Gabbert and C Brad Meester. Gabbert has obviously gained the respect of his teammates in his second year, improving his playing level significantly during the offseason and preseason. Brad Meester, the...

Young Players Shine as the Jacksonville Jaguars Defeat the Atlanta Falcons 24-14
August 31st, 2012 at 12:31 AM
The much maligned 4th preseason game is usually a boring game that pits backups against other backups, but some of us see it as an opportunity for young players to show what they are made of. There were many of those moments as the Jacksonville Jaguars defeated the Atlanta Falcons...

Jacksonville Jaguars Make Their First Round of Roster Cuts
August 25th, 2012 at 2:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars parted ways with 8 players this morning, in order to reduce their roster to 75 players by the 4pm Monday deadline. QB Nathan Enderle, CB Ashton Youboty, RB DuJuan Harris, WR Chastin West, OT Dan Hoch,  LB Nate Bussey, LB Donovan Richard,  and CB Mike Holmes were...

Game in Review: the Jacksonville Jaguars Trounced by the Baltimore Ravens 17-48
August 24th, 2012 at 5:31 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars had to finally face reality in Week 3 of the preseason. After two weeks of winning against playoff teams, they had to face the fact that they are not ready yet. While there is still time to tweak things going into the season, there are still a...

Jacksonville Jaguars Explode Against New Orleans Saints in First Half
August 17th, 2012 at 9:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Today's game was a sight for the sore eyes of long suffering Jacksonville Jaguars fans as the Jags dominated the New Orleans Saints in all three phases of the game. On offense, QB Blaine Gabbert seemed to move the ball with ease against the Saints defense and RB Rashad Jennings...

Jacksonville Jaguars Make a Couple of Roster Moves
August 14th, 2012 at 9:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars waied Safety Jeremiah Brown and signed CB Mike Holmes to the roster. Brown was impressive during the early part of training camp, but he sustained a series of concssions and was ineffective. Mike Holmes has spent time with the Indianapolis Colts and grew up in Jacksonville.  Furthermore, the...

Young Jacksonville Jaguars Learning Tough Lessons Early
August 10th, 2012 at 11:22 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars took their lumps today, even though they won against the New York Giants 32-31. Blaine Gabbert and Rashad Jennings played well in the first and early second quarter, but there were obviously quite a few miscues. So, what did we learn, class?  ***PHOTO1*** 1. Blaine Gabbert has improved, but...

New York Giants Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: 10 Players to Watch
August 10th, 2012 at 11:06 AM
After a 6 month hiatus from the gloriousness that is football, it is finally back and there is no better way to start the Mike Mularkey era than a matchup with former Jaguars coach Tom Coughlin. As dozens of players begin fighting for their professional lives tonight, here are 10...

Jacksonville Jaguars 2012 Training Camp Chronicles Day Eight
August 3rd, 2012 at 11:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The usual suspects were out of the scrimmage today. Maurice Jones-Drew and Justin Blackmon were both out due to contract issues. CB Aaron Ross was out because he is watching his wife, Sanya Richards-Ross, compete in the Olympics. LT Eugene Monroe is out with an injured knee, OG Will...

Jacksonville Jaguars 2012 Training Camp Chronicles: Day Six
August 1st, 2012 at 11:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars played it safe on Wednesday by making CB Kevin Rutland, DE John Chick, LB Clint Session, LT Eugene Monroe, and OG Will Rackley to sit out. Also, S Jeremiah Brown and WR Laurent Robinson were held out of the evening practicesdue to being checked for head...

Jacksonville Jaguars 2012 Training Camp Chronicles: Day Five
July 31st, 2012 at 10:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** - Jacksonville Jaguars OT Eugene Monroe and C Brad Meester did not practice today. Monroe had his knee wrapped in ice and he mostly rode on the stationary bike during the practices. Meester was given a veteran's day off. CB Rashean Mathis didn't participate in the first few sets of...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut CB T.J. Heath and Sign Leigh Torrance
July 31st, 2012 at 5:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have tweaked their roster by cutting CB T.J. Heath and signing CB Leigh Torrance.Heath was an undrafted free agent that signed with the team as a rookie in 2011. He was placed on the practice squad and was promoted to the 53-man roster when Zach Miller was...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles Day Four
July 30th, 2012 at 10:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars had three of the six players were taken off of the PUP list by passing their physicals: Terrance Knighton, Zach Miller, and Uche Nwaneri. Knighton was seen hitting the practice dummies early with some serious force. - The Jaguars WRs had another tough practice today, struggling to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign CB Trumaine McBride
July 30th, 2012 at 5:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have replenished their roster by resigning CB Trumaine McBride. McBride, a sixth year pro, was signed late in the 2011 season when the team's injuries started mounting up and he was released on April 27th. However, now that Reggie Corner has torn his ACL, he now has...

Jacksonville Jaguars Place CB Reggie Corner on Injured Reserve
July 30th, 2012 at 11:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars had to place their first player on injured reserve today. CB Reggie Corner was signed by the Jaguars as an unrestricted free agent on June 20th after spending his first 4 years in the league with the Buffalo Bills. Corner went down during Saturday's practice with a...

Jacksonville Jaguars 2012 Training Camp Chronicles Day 3
July 28th, 2012 at 9:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars placed a great emphasis on individual drills today. The most interesting event was when Jerry Sullivan verbally smote WR Taylor Price after messing up on a route-running drill. Price took his lumps and went back in line to perform his routes again. - The PUP list is...

Jacksonville Jaguars LB Clint Session Still Having Concussion Symptoms Going into Camp
July 27th, 2012 at 11:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** As the Jaguars open up with their first full practice this afternoon, head coach Mike Mularkey addressed the media this morning. There are a few Jaguars players who should be eased into practice coming off injuries from last season. Namely, Terrance Knighton, John Chick, Zach Miller, Rashean Mathis, and Clint...

Jacksonville Jaguars 2012 Public Training Camp Schedule
July 27th, 2012 at 8:12 AM
Today, the Jacksonville Jaguars will kick off the first of many training camp practices. There will be a total of eight practices that will be open to the public. The first of which will be on Friday, July 27th at 2:15 pm. The full schedule is listed beneath the picture. ***PHOTO1*** Friday,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles 2012: Day 1 Recap
July 26th, 2012 at 10:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The main story for today is the absence of RB Maurice Jones-Drew from the first day of training camp. He isn't happy with his contract and  according to various sources, he is not very happy with the Jaguars for not giving him a new contract. Still, nothing official has...