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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 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...

Facing Better Talent in Practice: Which Jaguars Players Will Benefit Most?
June 18th, 2012 at 2:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** NFL teams want talent. They want competitiveness. For the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2011, they lacked both of those characteristics in some positions on the football field. How did that transition to wins for a team like Jacksonville? Well, most of the time it didn't. Opposing teams don't have to face...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis Cleared for Mandatory Mini-Camp
June 7th, 2012 at 8:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars received some much-needed good news on Wednesday with Dr. James Andrews clearing CB Rashean Mathis for next week's mandatory mini-camp. He sustained a season ending ACL tear in the Week 10 matchup against the Indianapolis Colts. Since then, he has been constantly ahead of schedule in his...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign CB Dontrell Johnson, Waive CB Morgan Trent
May 31st, 2012 at 8:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars further tweaked their roster by signing CB Dontrell Johnson, and waiving CB Morgan Trent. Johnson was an undrafted free agent inthe 2012 NFL Draft from Murray State. He was cut on May 14th to make room for K Brandon Coutu, but apparently the Jaguars must have liked...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Sixth Round CB Mike Harris
May 31st, 2012 at 6:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonvile Jaguars have signed their second draft pick to a contract by coming to terms with 6th round CB Mike Harris today The Florida State alumnus was selected with the 176th overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. He functioned as a nickelback in college and he is likely...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Defense Will Also Become More Complex
May 30th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
Matt has stated that the offense will be more complex for various reasons. However, the defense will also become more complex in 2011, allowing this defense to make it to the next level.    ***PHOTO1*** 1. Returning Players Have had a Year in the System Many players like Paul Posluszny and Dawan Landry...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis Ahead of Schedule After Tearing ACL
May 22nd, 2012 at 11:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Rashean Mathis is surprisingly mobile for someone who tore up their knee a mere 7 months ago. He is already taking reps at OTAs even though he turns 32 in August. He still isn't allowed to make cuts yet, but he is running with the receivers and...

Jacksonville Jaguars to Sign K Brandon Coutu
May 14th, 2012 at 2:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** - Since Josh Scobee is going to be absent and the Long Ding experiment didn't work out, the Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to sign second year player, Brandon Coutu to take his place for the moment.  Coutu as signed to the practice squad on December 12th, 2011, but he was...

Former Jacksonville Jaguars CB Drew Coleman Dissatisfied with Role in Defense.
May 11th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Recently released CB Drew Coleman is dissatisfied with the fact that he didn't get a fair chance to play on the outside with the Jaguars. even with all of the injuries, street free agents like Ashton Youboty and Morgan Trent were immediately thrust into starting role as injuries mounted...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
May 5th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Workout signee Charles Gilbert wants to be the Percy Harvin of the Jacksonville Jaguars. The local Ridgeview High product signed with the Jaguars after graduating from Concordia-St. Paul. He wowed observers at his Pro Day after running a 4.26 in his 40 yard dash. However, at 170 pounds, I...

Jacksonville Jaguars Release CB Drew Coleman
May 3rd, 2012 at 11:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** In a surprising move, the Jacksonville Jaguars decided to part ways with nickel CB Drew Coleman. In 2011, he signed a 3 year contract worth  $7.4 million. Coleman played pretty well at the nickel position, laying the wood on anyone that dared to cross his path, but as many seemed...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
May 3rd, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Friday's rookie minicamp is officially closed to the public. - The Jacksonville Jaguars assigned a $6.1 million salary cap pool for their 6 draft picks, . Fortunately, due to the new CBA, rookie deals will be more manageable and it makes rookie holdouts obsolete. Plus, since 2nd round WR Alshon...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 30th, 2012 at 9:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Confidence seemed to be a common denominator between Justin Blackmon and Andre Branch. They are both confident that they can't be beaten one-on-one and it seems that Gene Smith, Mike Mularkey, and Shad Khan love that quality about them. - Mike Mularkey has said that he was willing to try...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Select CB Mike Harris with the 176th Overall Pick
April 28th, 2012 at 10:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars decided to add another body in their defensive backfield by selecting Mike Harris from FSU.  He transferred from Junior College in 2010 and managed to be a vital part of the FSU defense. He is a physical corner that would be best suited to the nickelback position....

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 26th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** -  Take this with a grain of salt, but it has been reported that the Denver Broncos have contacted the Jaguars about trading up for Stephon Gilmore. I don't think that it is likely but if it does happen, the Jags could have a pretty nice draft in 2012. - DT...

Jacksonville Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #25-28
April 24th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 25. The Denver Broncos Select DT Jerel Worthy, Michigan State The Broncos need another big body in the middle of their defensive line to plug up the rushing defense. However, with the recent retirement of safety  Brian Dawkins, that pick might change. 26. The Houston Texans Select WR Rueben Randle, LSU The Texans...

Jacksonville Jaguars Waive Safety Darcell McBath
April 23rd, 2012 at 4:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to part ways with one of their late-year signings. Safety Darcell McBath was waived from the team today. McBath was signed on December 12th after Chris Prosinski and T.J. Heath were placed on injured reserve. He only managed to play in one game before he...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #21-24
April 23rd, 2012 at 1:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** 21. The Cincinnati Bengals Select DE Andre Branch, Clemson Bengals woud probably love to add another rotational rusher on their defensive line, because I don't think a couple of first round busts like Derrick Harvey and Jamaal anderson are going to help them very much.  22. The Cleveland Browns DE Nick Perry,...