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New Poll: Who Should the Jacksonville Jaguars Select at #7 Overall?
April 22nd, 2012 at 2:15 PM
With it finally being draft week, we at Jaguars 101 have to ask: Who should the Jacksonville Jaguars Select at #7 overall? We have the options listed below with a short description of each prospect. [poll id="12"] WR Justin Blackmon The top ranked receiver in the draft. He was the focal point of...

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...

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...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 20th, 2012 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** -  Yesterday was a rainy day, so the Jaguars were practicing inside of the facility. Head coach Mike Mularkey is in favor of adding a practice bubble which would make rainy days obsolete. -  It seems that backup RB Rashad Jennings has worked out extensively during his time on IR. He...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 19th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jaguars had mini camp practice today and it seems that WRs Jarett Dillard and Cecil Shorts stood out with Dillard catching everything that came his way. However, while there were ups, there were also some downs. After making a spectacular downfield catch, Dillard ran a poor route that...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 10th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** -  Cornerback William Middleton has signed his fifth round tender.  He started 6 games last year in the place of Rashean Mathis and Derek Cox before he too went down with a season-ending injury. Middleton is the last restricted free agent for the Jacksonville Jaguars to sign his tender. Which...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Former Giants CB Aaron Ross
March 20th, 2012 at 11:36 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to add depth to their secondary by signing Aaron Ross to a 3 year, $15.3 million deal. Originally a 2007 first round draft pick, he has started for the New York Giants during their two recent Super Bowl runs. Ross probably represents an insurance policy...

Jacksonville Jaguars Poll: Which Top Free Agent Do You Want Them to Pick?
March 11th, 2012 at 8:49 AM
With Free Agency officially starting on Tuesday, four top positional players will be available. Which top Free Agent do you want the Jacksonville Jaguars to go after: Wide Receiver Vincent Jackson, Defensive End Mario Williams, Cornerback Brandon Carr, and  Quarterback Peyton Manning. [poll id="10"] WR Vincent Jackson Jackson is a supremely talented wide...

Cornerback Rashean Mathis Signs 1 Year, $5 Million Deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars
March 7th, 2012 at 10:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to keep the hometown hero (Not Tim Tebow) for one more year. Rashean Mathis' new  1 year, $5 million deal is reported to be heavily laced with incentives, which is appropriate for a 31-year old player that is coming off of an ACL tear. Mathis...

New Poll: Which Unrestricted Free Agents Should the Jacksonville Jaguars Go After?
February 26th, 2012 at 1:43 PM
With free agency around the corner, we want to know  which free agents that you want the Jaguars to take when free agency starts on March 13th. We took three of the top defensive ends, wide receivers, and corners and put them on our poll. You can select up to...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis is not Ready to Leave the Jags Yet
February 19th, 2012 at 10:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Before we prematurely, close the book on Rashean Mathis' career in Jacksonville, Mathis might have a few more years left in the tank. It seems that his knee is healing ahead of schedule and that he could be fuilly healed by the time the season starts.As you may recall, Mathis...

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,...

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...

Jacksonville Jaguars Place S Darcell McBath on IR, Sign S C.C. Brown
December 20th, 2011 at 3:51 PM
The reserve list grows ever longer. as the Jacksonville Jaguars placed Darcell McBath on IR with a forearm injury. McBath, who was originally a cornerback, was signed last week when Chris Prosinski was placed on IR. That brings up a question: How do you get injured in less than a...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers V. Jacksonville Jaguars: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
December 8th, 2011 at 5:35 PM
Here are three matchups to watch on Sunday as the Jacksonville Jaguars face off against the slumping Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  ***PHOTO1*** 3. RB Maurice Jones-Drew v. Bucs Linebackers If Mojo gets the upper hand, it could be a long day for the Bucs defense, which has been struggling throughout the year.Setting up the...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Kevin Rutland Has a Chance to Prove Himself Against the San Diego Chargers
December 5th, 2011 at 5:49 PM
CBs Kevin Rutland and Ashton Youboty are projected to be tonight's starters as the Jacksonville Jaguars face the San Diego Chargers in primetime. Youboty's starting debut against the Houston Texans was pretty successful, holding Andre Johnson to two catches and recovering a fumble for a touchdown. Now, Kevin Rutland will...

Jacksonville Jaguars Place Will Middleton on IR
December 3rd, 2011 at 7:11 PM
The roster moves keep on coming for the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** Cornerback Will Middleton--who was starting for injured corners Rashean Mathis and Derek Cox--was placed on injured reserve because of a knee problem. That makes three Jacksonville cornerbacks on IR now.   According to the Associated Press, the Jaguars signed cornerback David Jones to...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Derek Cox on IR, QB Dan LeFevour Signed to Roster
November 25th, 2011 at 4:22 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars defense has taken yet another blow as Derek Cox was placed on IR, ending his season.With the loss of Cox, the Jags defense has lost both of it's starting cornerbacks. in consecutive weeks and have a grand total of 17 players on IR. In case you're wondering,...