Archives

Category: ‘Defense’

Jacksonville Jaguars LB Clint Session Still Having Concussion Symptoms Going into Camp
July 27th, 2012 at 11:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** As the Jaguars open up with their first full practice this afternoon, head coach Mike Mularkey addressed the media this morning. There are a few Jaguars players who should be eased into practice coming off injuries from last season. Namely, Terrance Knighton, John Chick, Zach Miller, Rashean Mathis, and Clint...

Jacksonville Jaguars 2012 Public Training Camp Schedule
July 27th, 2012 at 8:12 AM
Today, the Jacksonville Jaguars will kick off the first of many training camp practices. There will be a total of eight practices that will be open to the public. The first of which will be on Friday, July 27th at 2:15 pm. The full schedule is listed beneath the picture. ***PHOTO1*** Friday,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles 2012: Day 1 Recap
July 26th, 2012 at 10:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The main story for today is the absence of RB Maurice Jones-Drew from the first day of training camp. He isn't happy with his contract and  according to various sources, he is not very happy with the Jaguars for not giving him a new contract. Still, nothing official has...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Re-Sign LB Donovan Richard
July 19th, 2012 at 11:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have refilled their roster by signing LB Donovan Richard to replace K Brandon Coutu,. who was released on Wednesday. Richard  was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Jaguars, but he was cut after mini-camp to make room for Nathan Enderle. Perhaps he could push...

Jacksonville Jaguars DE Odrick Ray Arrested
July 15th, 2012 at 3:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** In another example of idle hands being the devil's playthings, Jacksonville Jaguars defenisve end Odrick Ray was arrested in Tulsa, Oklahoma for outstanding traffic warrants after being pulled over for speeding and not wearing a seatbelt. Ray signed with the Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2011, but was...

Life Without Football? Andre Branch Giving Back to His Community
July 11th, 2012 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Paul Kuharsky of ESPN South Blog has asked some rookies around the division what would life without football be like. Today, Jaguars rookie defensive end Andre Branch was featured. Here's what Branch had to say: “My God brother owns some group homes in the Richmond, Va., area, that’s what I’d be doing....

Jacksonville Jaguars 101 Offseason Quick Hits
July 10th, 2012 at 7:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Jacksonville Jaguars DE Austen Lane posted his Monday schedule for all to see. His schedule includes a series of workouts, intermingled with posting sessions on Twitter and Instagram. Most hilarious is the one about tweeting an inspirational quote using "Shine" and "Grind". If you follow any players on Twitter...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign CB Reggie Corner and Two Other Players
June 20th, 2012 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have further tweaked their roster by signing CB Reggie Corner, WR Charles Gilbert, and OT Dan Hoch to deals.Both Gilbert and Hoch were undrafted rookies while Corner is a 5th year cornerback that spent his first 4 years with the Buffalo Bills. There isn't much significance to...

Former Jacksonville Jaguars DT Marcus Stroud Retires as a Jaguar
June 20th, 2012 at 10:14 AM
  ***PHOTO1*** The career of one of the greatest Jacksonville Jaguars has come to an end today as former DT Marcus Stroud signed a one-day contract with the team to retire as a Jaguar. He was originallyy drafted with the 13th overall pick in the 2001 NFL Draft. Stroud is best known...

Facing Better Talent in Practice: Which Jaguars Players Will Benefit Most?
June 18th, 2012 at 2:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** NFL teams want talent. They want competitiveness. For the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2011, they lacked both of those characteristics in some positions on the football field. How did that transition to wins for a team like Jacksonville? Well, most of the time it didn't. Opposing teams don't have to face...

Jacksonville Jaguars Quick Hits: Mandatory Mini-Camp Day 3 Notes
June 14th, 2012 at 10:40 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars gathered for their final mini-camp practice this afternoon and tried to finish it off on a strong note in front of a crowd of almost 900 fans.  ***PHOTO1*** - TE Marcedes Lewis and DT C.J. Mosely were back on the practice field today, although Clint Session was nowhere to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Quick Hits: Mandatory Mini-Camp Day 2 Notes
June 13th, 2012 at 6:18 PM
With the first public practice of the year in the books, we have a lot more information going around on the Twitterverse. So, we're going to go over pretty much every detail that we could find. Enjoy the information overload after the picture. ***PHOTO1*** - Bryan Anger had a solid performance today,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut DE Aaron Kampman
June 7th, 2012 at 5:38 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** In a bit of a downer to an otherwise happy day, the Jacksonville Jaguars have cut ties with DE Aaron Kampman. Kampman signed with the Jaguars as an unrestricted free agent in 2010 after spending most of his career with the Green Bay Packers.He played well until he tore his...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis Cleared for Mandatory Mini-Camp
June 7th, 2012 at 8:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars received some much-needed good news on Wednesday with Dr. James Andrews clearing CB Rashean Mathis for next week's mandatory mini-camp. He sustained a season ending ACL tear in the Week 10 matchup against the Indianapolis Colts. Since then, he has been constantly ahead of schedule in his...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign 5th Round LB Brandon Marshall
June 5th, 2012 at 5:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonvile Jaguars have moved one step closer to signing all of their six draft picks by signing 5th round LB Brandon Marshall to a deal.Terms of the contract have not been disclosed. He is a versatile linebacker who can play inside and outside (He played at MLB during minicamp...

Jacksonville Jaguars Ink Seventh Round Pick Jeris Pendleton to Deal
June 4th, 2012 at 4:05 PM
Finally, some positive news. The Jaguars have signed their 2012 7th round pick defensive tackle Jeris Pendleton to a contract. The 6'2, 328 lb. defensive lineman was a product of Ashland University. He is 28 years old, making him the oldest Jaguar selected in this years draft. Known primarily as...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign CB Dontrell Johnson, Waive CB Morgan Trent
May 31st, 2012 at 8:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars further tweaked their roster by signing CB Dontrell Johnson, and waiving CB Morgan Trent. Johnson was an undrafted free agent inthe 2012 NFL Draft from Murray State. He was cut on May 14th to make room for K Brandon Coutu, but apparently the Jaguars must have liked...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Sixth Round CB Mike Harris
May 31st, 2012 at 6:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonvile Jaguars have signed their second draft pick to a contract by coming to terms with 6th round CB Mike Harris today The Florida State alumnus was selected with the 176th overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft. He functioned as a nickelback in college and he is likely...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Defense Will Also Become More Complex
May 30th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
Matt has stated that the offense will be more complex for various reasons. However, the defense will also become more complex in 2011, allowing this defense to make it to the next level.    ***PHOTO1*** 1. Returning Players Have had a Year in the System Many players like Paul Posluszny and Dawan Landry...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign DE Andre Branch to 4-year Deal
May 29th, 2012 at 5:47 PM
The first rookie has signed!  According to Tania Ganguli of The Florida Times-Union, the Jacksonville Jaguars have signed one of their six 2012 draft picks. Former Clemson defensive end Andre Branch has agreed to terms Tuesday. Tania tweeted out the financial details of the deal a few hours ago: ***PHOTO1*** Eventually the Jaguars...