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Houston Texans V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
November 25th, 2011 at 8:29 AM
It's that time again. Here are 3 matchups to watch as the Houston Texans come into Everbank Field to face the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** 3. RT Guy Whimper v. OLB Brooks Reed I liekd what I saw from Brooks Reed coming out of college due to his high motor but I didn't expect...

Another Stat That Shows How Much the Jacksonville Jaguars Defense Has Improved
November 17th, 2011 at 7:20 PM
I know that everyone loves to hate on the QB Rating statistic, but it does paint a somewhat accurate prediction of what is going on at the QB position.This season, through 9 games, the Jacksonville Jaguars have not allowed a QB to achieve a rating of over 100. Last year,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Fill Roster Spots with Ashton Youboty and George Selvie
November 15th, 2011 at 8:27 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have filled their roster in the wake of season-ending injuries to cornerback Rashean Mathis, offensive lineman Eben Britton and linebacker Kyle Bosworth.  ***PHOTO1*** After the trio was placed on Injured Reserve on Monday, the Jaguars signed cornerback Ashton Youboty and defensive end George Selvie, according to Tania Ganguli of...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis Sustained an ACL Tear, Heading to IR
November 14th, 2011 at 3:44 PM
The curtain may be closing on the Jacksonville Jaguars' interception leader, Rashean Mathis. The Florida Times-Union's Tania Ganguli has confirmed that Rashean Mathis will be heading to the Injured Reserve list. With Mathis' contract expiring after this season, the Jags will likely let him walk  since he has lost a...

Jaguars 101 Mid-Season Awards: Jacksonville Jaguars Biggest Overachiever
November 5th, 2011 at 7:30 PM
Now that we’ve settled on kicker Josh Scobee as the Jacksonville Jaguars’ MVP, Jaguars 101 will now turn its attention to our next superlative, which is the “Biggest Overachiever” award. ***PHOTO1***   This award should go to someone who has surprised you with their play, someone who has wildly exceeded any expectations you...

Jacksonville Jaguars Have One of the NFL’s Top Secondaries
October 27th, 2011 at 4:49 PM
Heading into the season, we knew this about the Jacksonville Jaguars' defense: the defensive tackles were going to be strong with Tyson Alualu and Terrance Knighton, the ends were going to be good against the run and mediocre as pass rushers and the linebackers were going to be much improved...

Jacksonville Jaguars Upset Baltimore Ravens 12-7 on Monday Night
October 25th, 2011 at 12:40 AM
Their vital signs were as low as could be. ***PHOTO1***   A matchup against by what many said was the top team in the AFC was supposed to finish them off.    Things were going to get ugly in front of a national audience.   But the Jacksonville Jaguars (2-5) showed signs of life as they rode...

For the Jacksonville Jaguars, Tonight is a Night to Be Bold
October 24th, 2011 at 6:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** I don't think we have to play the respect card this time. Everyone expects for the Jacksonville Jaguars to lose against the Baltimore Ravens. As a matter of fact, the Ravens are favored by double digits. However, with the fans and national media alike doubt that the Jaguars will be...

Jacksonville Jaguars GM Says Jaguars Don’t Anticipate Trade-Deadline Deals
October 17th, 2011 at 9:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars made some personnel transactions on Monday but are not expected to make any more drastic changes with the NFL's trade deadline coming up on Tuesday. T.J. Heath announced on his Twitter account that he was activated to the Jaguars' 53-man roster according to BigCatCountry.com. The Jaguars also reportedly...

New Orleans Saints V. Jacksonville Jaguars Week 4 Preview: 5 Matchups to Watch
September 30th, 2011 at 12:27 AM
We all know the routine by now. Here are the Five Matchups to notice as you watch the New Orleans Saints play against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Everbank Field. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Jaguars Linebacking corps v. TE Jimmy Graham For the past two weeks, the tight ends have been a thorn in the side...

Jacksonville Jaguars’ Strong Start on Defense Gives the Team Hope
September 26th, 2011 at 5:16 PM
In the wake of this weekend’s debauchery against the Carolina Panthers, it will be easy to focus solely on the problems that occurred on offense for the Jacksonville Jaguars.  ***PHOTO1***   The botched snaps, uber-conservative play calling and horrid clock management. It’s all anyone wants to talk about and it’s understandable why.    But Jacksonville’s...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Carolina Panthers Week 3 Preview: 5 Matchups to Watch
September 22nd, 2011 at 11:44 PM
A bit of a defensive-heavy edition this week since the Jacksonville Jaguars visit the aerial circus this week in Carolina. Let's get it started: ***PHOTO1*** 5. CB Derek Cox v. WR Brandon Lafell Derek Cox should be back in the lineup after being out for the Giants game with a rib injury. Cox...

Marcedes Lewis, Other Injured Jacksonville Jaguars are Expected Back This Week
September 21st, 2011 at 3:33 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars were without several key players in their 32-3 loss to the New York Jets this past week, but should get a boost this weekend when multiple starters return from injury.  ***PHOTO1***   Tight end Marcedes Lewis, wide receiver Jason Hill and cornerback Derek Cox missed last week’s game due to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Wide Receiver Jason Hill Says New York Jets are Overrated
September 15th, 2011 at 10:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Jason Hill is giving the New York Jets some serious bulletin-board material.    The problem is he may not even play to back it up at New York this Sunday.    Hill said the Jets’ success the past few years has been overblown because they are in the country’s largest...

Jacksonville Jaguars Tight End Marcedes Lewis and Cornerback Derek Cox Dealing with Injuries
September 12th, 2011 at 7:28 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars opened their season with a 16-14 victory against the Tennessee Titans, but there might have been a few casualties in the contest.  ***PHOTO1***   Tight end Marcedes Lewis and cornerback Derek Cox, both starters, left the game Sunday with a calf strain and rib injury, respectively, and their availability for...

Season Preview: Five Jacksonville Jaguars That Will Surprise You During the Regular Season
September 9th, 2011 at 10:57 PM
Every year, there is the guy that nobody sees coming. On offense, they are the guys that you never see picked in fantasy leagues and by the time they emerge, they're gone, free to put up massive points against your fantasy team. Yeah, it's a bit late, but you might...

Breaking Down the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Roster Moves
September 4th, 2011 at 11:55 AM
  The Jacksonville Jaguars reduced their roster to 53 players on Saturday night.   Most of the transactions went as expected, as is usually the case with roster reductions, although there were some surprises.   ***PHOTO1***   The head-turners were the Jaguars trading for New York Jets defensive back Dwight Lowery and placing backup running back Rashad...

Jacksonville Jaguars Trade for Jets CB/S Dwight Lowery
September 3rd, 2011 at 10:23 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars General Manager Gene Smith must have been seriously hitting the books today.The Jaguars have traded for 25-year old safety/CB hybrid, Dwight Lowery in return for a conditional draft pick. Lowery is expected to play at free safety for the Jaguars. In 2010, he had two sacks, three INTs...

Game Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars Host St. Louis Rams on Thursday
September 1st, 2011 at 12:04 AM
So here it is, the final game of the preseason. The Jacksonville Jaguars are coming off a discouraging 35-32 overtime loss to the Buffalo Bills on Friday and will be looking for far more effort from their starters all the way down to the end of their bench.  ***PHOTO1*** This is the time...

Game Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars at Buffalo Bills
August 26th, 2011 at 7:50 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars will head north to play the Buffalo Bills in their third preseason  contest. Look for lots of starter to play a good portion of the game. Here are the basics of tomorrow's game and some players to keep an eye on. ***PHOTO1*** Who: Jaguars face the Bills   Where: Buffalo (Orchard...