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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...

Jacksonville Jaguars Release Depth Chart for Season Opener Versus Tennessee Titans
September 5th, 2011 at 8:04 PM
The dust has settled from a hectic weekend for the Jacksonville Jaguars and all NFL teams as a matter of fact.  ***PHOTO1***   The Jaguars had to let go of more than 30 players in order to get their roster down to 53 men.    Now let’s look at the team’s depth chart since 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 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...

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Jacksonville Jaguars
September 2nd, 2011 at 3:09 PM
This was a surprisingly positive Good, Bad, and Ugly even through the Jacksonville Jaguars fell to the St. Louis Rams 24-17. Time to play the music. ***PHOTO1*** The Good Nate Collins- Applied constant pressure, which resulted in the first and only two sacks of the Jaguars presason. He has definitely played his way...

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...

Jack Del Rio: Jacksonville Jaguars Expect Maurice Jones-Drew and Aaron Kampman to Play This Thursday
August 30th, 2011 at 5:57 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars will welcome back their top offensive player and arguably their most important defensive players this Thursday as running back Maurice Jones-Drew and defensive end Aaron Kampman are slated to make their preseason debut against the St. Louis Rams.  ***PHOTO1*** Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union wrote earlier today that Jacksonville head...

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...

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...

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Jacksonville Jaguars/Buffalo Bills Preseason Game
August 27th, 2011 at 11:46 PM
It was a tale of two halves as the Jacksonville Jaguars lost to the Buffalo Bills 35-32 in overtime. It's time to start the music and get this crazy article started. ***PHOTO1*** The Good Matt Turk: His punts seemed to be flying pretty far today. Even his bad punt had a good bounce...

Jacksonville Jaguars Vs. Buffalo Bills Game Thread
August 27th, 2011 at 7:03 PM
We're about at kick off time here for the Jacksonville Jaguars at the Buffalo Bills. ***PHOTO1*** Expect lot's of playing time for the starters. This is where preseason games start heating up. Of note, rookie safety Chris Prosinski will get his first action of the season for the Jaguars. Now let's get this live game...

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...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut Five Players to Reduce Roster to 85; Includes 2009 NFL Draft Pick Tiquan Underwood
August 25th, 2011 at 12:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** Across the NFL, each team is trying to evaluate their talent and preparing to trim their rosters from 90 players to 80 players by next Tuesday at 4 p.m. As reported by Jaguars Insider, The Jacksonville Jaguars made their first round of cuts Thursday, cutting loose five players to trim...

Will Jacksonville Jaguars DT Duo, Tyson Alualu & Terrance Knighton, Become the Next Marcus Stroud & John Henderson?
August 21st, 2011 at 11:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** When people think of the defensive dominance that the Jacksonville Jaguars displayed during the middle of part of the '00s, they thought of two names: defensive tackles John Henderson (the anchor) and Marcus Stroud (the disrupter).  These two colossal towers of power that created a teal wall that repelled opposing running...

Jacksonville Jaguars Vs. Atlanta Falcons Review: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly.
August 20th, 2011 at 8:00 PM
Ready for another showdown Jacksonville fans? ***PHOTO1***   Here is the latest edition of The Good, The Bad and The Ugly as Jaguars 101 breaks down the best and worst moments from the Jacksonville Jaguars’ 15-13 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Friday.   The Good   1. The Front Four- Terrance Knighton was dominant in his...

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...

In the Case of the Jacksonville Jaguars, Perception is Everything
August 19th, 2011 at 1:21 PM
It's funny how we all perceive the Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville and the rest of the football world.   Many people see the two teams playing tonight as completely different. ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Falcons are coming into this season with hopes for a Super Bowl run after going 13-3. They have franchise quarterback...

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...

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...

Three Reasons Why Jacksonville Jaguars’ Fans Should Calm Down and Look Forward to the Next Games
August 13th, 2011 at 12:07 AM
A full day has passed since the Jacksonville Jaguars' debacle in New England, and hopefully everyone has calmed down. If not, here's some help from my buddy, Kenny G. Sure, things seemed bleak and hopeless yesterday, but things will get better from here and like that guy from the Men's...