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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 Defensive End John Chick Could Be “The Man”
November 6th, 2011 at 10:23 PM
See what I did there with the title? I'm so clever, I even surprise myself. The Jacksonville Jaguars' resident overachiever rose from the ranks of the CFL to become the monster of a designated pass rusher that Quentin Groves and Larry Hart never became. ***PHOTO1*** Be honest, when you heard that the...

Jaguars 101 Mid-Season “Biggest Overachiever” Award: Jacksonville Jaguars Defensive End John Chick
November 6th, 2011 at 4:53 PM
Results are in for Jaguars 101’s second mid-season superlative. The winner for the Jacksonville Jaguars’ “Biggest Overachiever” is defensive end John Chick. ***PHOTO1***   Chick (6-4, 250) has two sacks this season for the Jaguars and looks like he can be the pass-rush specialist the team has lacked for some time now. He...

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 at Pittsburgh Steelers Preview
October 15th, 2011 at 9:43 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars (1-4) will play the Pittsburgh Steelers (3-2) Sunday at 1 p.m. Here is a list of the latest injuries to look for (thanks to NFL.com). One injury update of note is defensive end Aaron Kampman's knee. He's missed every game this season, but is expected to play 15-20...

New Orleans Saints V. Jacksonville Jaguars Week 4 Preview: Top 5 Keys to Victory
October 1st, 2011 at 6:45 PM
These are Five Keys to Victory for the Jacksonville Jaguars to beat the New Orleans Saints on Sunday and make no mistake Jaguars fans, this is a must-win situation. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Be Aggressive in All Areas of the Game Be aggressive in pass rush, be aggressive in playcalling , and be aggressive in...

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...

Jacksonville Jaguars Could Earn Some National Buzz with Victory Over New York Jets
September 17th, 2011 at 1:32 PM
***PHOTO1*** A win or a loss against the New York Jets in Week Two will not define the Jacksonville Jaguars, because as Jaguars fans know from previous years, the finish is always more important than the start. But there's no debate just how significant a win versus the Jets would be for a...

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...

Updated Jacksonville Jaguars Confidence Ratings: Defense
September 8th, 2011 at 6:32 PM
Jaguars 101 released its new confidence ratings for the Jacksonville Jaguars' offense earlier today and will now take a look at the team's defense. ***PHOTO1*** With so man big additions to that side of the ball via free agency, the ratings have surely gone up....right? Defensive Line Pre-Free Agency Rating: 6 Highlights: "Jacksonville appears to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Add Two Defensive Ends to Roster
September 7th, 2011 at 6:30 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars front office spared no time in filling David Garrard's spot on Wednesday, The Jaguars activated DE John Chick from the practice squad to bring the roster to 53. John Chick, a recent cut from the Indianapolis Colts, was a star in the CFL that helped lead the...

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 Cut Defensive End Marc Schiechl and Center Bradley Vierling
August 30th, 2011 at 5:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** Rookie defensive end Marc Schiechl and first-year center Bradley Vierling were waived/injured by the Jacksonville Jaguars on Tuesday according to the Associated Press.  The move puts the team's roster at 80, which was the required number for Tuesday's deadline. The roster must be reduced to 53 by Saturday.  The "waived/injured" designation means that...

Defensive Line Play Signifies Improvement as Jacksonville Jaguars Defeat Atlanta Falcons 15-13 in Preseason Home Opener
August 19th, 2011 at 11:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** What a difference a week makes. The Jacksonville Jaguars defeated the Atlanta Falcons 15-13 in the team’s preseason home opener on Friday night.   It was a marked improvement on the defensive end from last Thursday’s  47-12 loss to the New England Patriots.   The reason for the turnaround? A lot of credit has...

Top Five Storylines Going into the Jacksonville Jaguars Home Preseason Opener Vs. the Atlanta Falcons
August 19th, 2011 at 12:15 AM
I'm finally back! After spending the past week or so dealing with a bunch of school work, I'm finally able to write articles again (Well, at least until I go on vacation tomorrow). The Jacksonville Jaguars will have a bunch of questions to answer during tomorrow's game. Well, enough about...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Defensive End Matt Roth
August 11th, 2011 at 5:40 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars continue to retool their defense through free agency as they picked up defensive end Matt Roth on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** Roth, 28, signed a one-year deal worth $3 million according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. He played with Jaguars defensive end Aaron Kampman in college and will likely start opposite of his...

Should Jacksonville Jaguars Trade for Pro Bowlers Asante Samuel and Osi Umenyiora?
August 1st, 2011 at 11:22 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have made upgrading their defense a priority this offseason. By adding two starting linebackers (Paul Posluszny and Clint Session,) a starting safety (Dawan Landry) and a nickel back (Drew Coleman) via free agency, the Jaguars have certainly addressed some pressing needs.   But with several prominent defensive players on the...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles: the Case of the Broken Fence
July 29th, 2011 at 9:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** There's a bit of  a mystery down at 1 Everbank Field Drive. and everyone asks one question: Who took down the fence? Early Wednesday morning, someone, allegedly in a Orange Hummer vehicle, crashed into a fence that leads into the stadium. Therefore, we must all ask: Who did it? In...

Report: Derrick Harvey Cut by the Jacksonville Jaguars
July 29th, 2011 at 2:01 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have finally run out of patience with Derrick Harvey as reported by Fox Sports' Jay Glazer. Harvey, the eight overall pick of the 2008 NFL Draft, was supposed to be the pass rusher that would put the Jaguars over the top as a championship contender. With eight sacks in...