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Jacksonville Jaguars Place LB Clint Session on IR
November 22nd, 2011 at 11:03 PM
The poor get poorer as the Jacksonville Jaguars (3-7) placed starting linebacker Clint Session on Injured Reserve on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** Session suffered a concussion in this Sunday's loss to the Cleveland Browns and had battled with hand and elbow injures this year. The Jaguars signed Session this offseason to be part of...

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 Eben Britton and Kyle Bosworth Both Headed to IR as Well
November 14th, 2011 at 9:34 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars front office seems to be quite active today. RT Eben Britton and LB Kyle Bosworth have both been placed on injured reserve. Britton was a second round pick in the 2009 NFL Draft. Since his rookie season, where he started all 15 games, he has been plagued...

Jaguars 101 Mid-Season “Best Addition” Award: Jacksonville Jaguars LB Paul Posluszny
November 7th, 2011 at 6:06 PM
Middle linebacker Paul Posluszny has been voted by the Jacksonville Jaguars’ fan base as the team’s best addition halfway through the season.  ***PHOTO1***   This has been the most lopsided vote thus far as Posluszny had two-thirds of the fan’s vote. Jaguars 101 had two staff members pick safety Dwight Lowery as the...

Jaguars 101 Mid-Season Awards: Jacksonville Jaguars “Best Addition”
November 6th, 2011 at 6:04 PM
It may not seem that the Jacksonville Jaguars (2-6) have improved much. In fact, they've regressed because of a mind-boggling bad offense. But this team has shown signs of overall growth halfway through the season, at least on defense.  ***PHOTO1***  The team's offense is struggling mightily but the Jaguars invested in their...

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...

Jaguars 101 Mid-Season MVP: Jacksonville Jaguars Kicker Josh Scobee
November 5th, 2011 at 5:41 PM
  Thank you to the readers/fans who voted for the Jacksonville Jaguars’ mid-season Most Valuable Player award.    ***PHOTO1***   After tallying up votes from numerous places (message boards, Facebook, Twitter), Josh Scobee came across as the clear-cut winner.   Maurice Jones-Drew and Paul Posluszny came in second and third place, respectively.    Jaguars 101’s staff was split on...

Jacksonville Jaguars’ MLB Paul Posluszny Seems to Be the New Mike Peterson of the Jaguars Defense
November 5th, 2011 at 12:43 AM
With all of this Jaguars MVP talk, it brings up memories of the impact of another free agent linebacker: The legendary Mike Peterson. He was never the guy that put up the gaudy numbers like Ray Lewis or Brian Urlacher, but he made up for it by just being a...

Jaguars 101 Mid-Season Awards: Jacksonville Jaguars MVP
November 4th, 2011 at 3:04 PM
For Jaguars 101’s first mid-season award, we thought it’d be appropriate to pick the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Most Valuable Player. ***PHOTO1***   Sure, the Jaguars are just 2-6, so it’s a little oxymoronic to list the best player on a floundering team, but there are actually some guys on the roster that have been...

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...

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...

Jacksonville Jaguars LB Clint Session Only Took Six Snaps During the Tennessee Titans Game
September 17th, 2011 at 12:18 AM
A surprising little nugget from Sunday was that Jaguars LB Clint Session only played six snaps in the win over the Tennessee Titans. Clint Session was one of the GM Gene Smith's major moves in free agency, signing him to a 5 year deal worth $30 million. Looking in from...

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 Cut Three Players on Monday, Will Cut Two More by Tuesday Afternoon
August 29th, 2011 at 7:34 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars released three players on Monday.   ***PHOTO1***   The team let go of veteran quarterback Todd Bouman, who was in his sixth stint with the Jaguars in the past four years, as well as linebacker Gerris Wilkerson, and FIU wide receiver Greg Ellingson.  This puts the team’s roster to 82.   Expect for...

NFL Fines Jacksonville Jaguars Rookie Mike Lockley for Viscous Hit Versus New England
August 17th, 2011 at 11:06 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars rookie linebacker Mike Lockley had a pretty memorable in his first NFL contest. That moment will cost him $20,000. The NFL is fining Lockley for leading with his head against defenseless New England Patriots receiver Taylor Price during Thursday's 47-12 loss to the Patriots, according to Paul Kuharsky.  It was a gruesome...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles: Five Storylines to Follow Going into the Preseason
August 11th, 2011 at 12:43 AM
Continuing in our Preseason series, we're going over five Jacksonville Jaguars storylines that Jaguar fans should be following over the next few weeks. ***PHOTO1*** 5. How will the young guys on the offensive line develop? With General Manager Gene Smith's first two draft picks in the 2009 NFL Draft, he selected offensive tackles...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles: a Look at the Free Agency Class
August 9th, 2011 at 11:18 PM
As the lockout finally ended on July 25th,  fans were salivating all over the league as the free agency period began to start. Jacksonville Jaguars General Manager Gene Smith, wasted no spare time by coming to terms with coming to terms with Bills Middle Linebacker Paul Posluszny, and then subsequently...

Jacksonville Jaguars Roundtable Discussion: Preseason Edition
August 9th, 2011 at 12:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Simply stated, it has been a busy offseason for the Jacksonville Jaguars.   With big-time free agent signings, the drafting of an expected franchise quarterback (Blaine Gabbert) and re-signing one of their best players (tight end Marcedes Lewis,) the Jaguars have made some moves to significantly upgrade their roster.    How will these transactions...