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Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton Taking Steps Forward
May 24th, 2012 at 1:21 PM
Not long ago Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Terrance Knighton was hit in the face with a bottle in a night club in Jacksonville. It was assumed to be pretty serious early on, as he needed emergency eye surgery to remove glass from the eye. Knighton's vision and career was questioned, if...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis Ahead of Schedule After Tearing ACL
May 22nd, 2012 at 11:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Rashean Mathis is surprisingly mobile for someone who tore up their knee a mere 7 months ago. He is already taking reps at OTAs even though he turns 32 in August. He still isn't allowed to make cuts yet, but he is running with the receivers and...

Jacksonville Jaguars Players Focusing on Community Work as OTAs Continue
May 21st, 2012 at 8:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** - 2012 5th round LB Brandon Marshall spoke to kids at Jacksonville's Sandalwood High School today. - Jacksonville Jaguars WR Mike Thomas is hosting a football camp at Jacksonville University on June 11th and 12th. You can sign up here.  - OTAs will resume tomorrow and they will run through Thursday. We...

Jacksonville Jaguars Defensive End Andre Branch is Gaining Fans as Well
May 18th, 2012 at 11:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** - Justin Blackmon was not the only rookie that impressed during OTAs for the Jacksonville Jaguars. Andre Branch has turned some heads with his relentless style of play, drawing compliments from head coach Mike Mularkey and DE Jeremy Mincey. - LBs Paul Posluszny, and Russell Allen, as well as coaches Mel...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Offense Showing Signs of Improvement
May 18th, 2012 at 12:06 AM
***PHOTO1***  - Some of the defensiove veterans are already seeing the improvement on offense. Jacksonville Jaguars LB Clint Session has stated that the offense looked like the "Greatest Show on Turf" compared to 2011. LB Paul Posluszny has stated that 5th Overall pick, Justin Blackmon has looked like a stud so...

Jacksonville Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton Recovering Faster than Usual
May 16th, 2012 at 9:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** - Jacksonville Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton has recovered from his Easter surgery with considerable speed. He was treated after a nightclub incident where he was smacked over the head with a vodka bottle, causing alcohol and glass to get into his eye. He has participated in OTAs and he is...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign LB Joshua Jones, Waive RB Joe Banyard
May 15th, 2012 at 10:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to tweak their roster one more time before OTAs by signing Elon LB Joshua Jones, who worked out with the other rookies in mini-camp last week and obviously caught the eye of the coaches.  To make room on the roster, the Jaguars waived RB Joe...

Jacksonville Jaguars to Sign K Brandon Coutu
May 14th, 2012 at 2:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** - Since Josh Scobee is going to be absent and the Long Ding experiment didn't work out, the Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to sign second year player, Brandon Coutu to take his place for the moment.  Coutu as signed to the practice squad on December 12th, 2011, but he was...

Former Jacksonville Jaguars CB Drew Coleman Dissatisfied with Role in Defense.
May 11th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Recently released CB Drew Coleman is dissatisfied with the fact that he didn't get a fair chance to play on the outside with the Jaguars. even with all of the injuries, street free agents like Ashton Youboty and Morgan Trent were immediately thrust into starting role as injuries mounted...

Jacksonvile Jaguars DE Jeremy Mincey Considered as Most Underrated Pass Rusher in NFL
May 9th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Former Jacksonville Jaguars S Akwasi Owusu-Ansah was picked up by the Dallas Cowboys. - Jaguars Center Mike Brewster was disappointed that he was passed over in the draft, but he is happy to be near his hometown of Orlando and to be able to learn from Brad Meester. - According to...

Former Jacksonville Jaguars Landing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Carolina Panthers
May 8th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** -  Former Jacksonville Jaguars WR Tiquan Underwood has signed with the Tampa Bay Bucs. Former Punter Nick Harris has landed with the Carolina Panthers. - DT Terrance Knighton has finally recuperated to the point where he is able to start lifting weights again. That is a very positive sign of progress.  -...

Jacksonville Jaguars Make Even More Roster Changes as Rookie Mini-Camp Ends.
May 7th, 2012 at 2:23 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have reshaped their 90-man roster after this weekend's mini camp by releasing and signing a bunch of veteran and rookie players.  ***PHOTO1*** Released: WR Jarett Dillard, QB Dan LeFevour, S Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, WR Nelson Rosario, WR Jarrett Boykin, DE Frank Trotter Signed: QB Jordan Palmer, FB Naufahu Tahi, DT Odrick Ray,...

New Poll: Which 2012 Draft Pick for the Jacksonville Jaguars Excites You the Most?
May 6th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
Now that the Draft is over and the grades are in, we want to know which of the 2012 NFL Draft picks for the Jacksonville Jaguars excite you the most.  [poll id="14"] 1. WR Justin Blackmon  This talented receiver from Oklahoma State was considered as the best receiver in the draft. He gives...

Which Jacksonville Jaguars Compare to Superheroes?
May 5th, 2012 at 3:31 PM
Since everybody is into the superhero craze with the Avengers movie coming out, we will have a bit of fun and compare some of our favorite Jaguars to some of our favorite superpowered crimefighters. ***PHOTO1*** 7. WR Mike Thomas is The Flash Thomas has blazing 4.30 speed, he's a bit underappreciated around here,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
May 5th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Workout signee Charles Gilbert wants to be the Percy Harvin of the Jacksonville Jaguars. The local Ridgeview High product signed with the Jaguars after graduating from Concordia-St. Paul. He wowed observers at his Pro Day after running a 4.26 in his 40 yard dash. However, at 170 pounds, I...

2012 Jacksonville Jaguars NFL Draft Grades
May 4th, 2012 at 9:16 PM
The time has come to grade the 2012 NFL Draft of the Jacksonville Jaguars. We have sat back and analyzed, poked, prodded, guessed, and second guessed the picks and now we have finally assigned the grades. So, without further ado, let's get this thing started. ***PHOTO1*** 1. WR Justin Blackmon, 5th Overall Justin...

Jacksonville Jaguars Release CB Drew Coleman
May 3rd, 2012 at 11:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** In a surprising move, the Jacksonville Jaguars decided to part ways with nickel CB Drew Coleman. In 2011, he signed a 3 year contract worth  $7.4 million. Coleman played pretty well at the nickel position, laying the wood on anyone that dared to cross his path, but as many seemed...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
May 3rd, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Friday's rookie minicamp is officially closed to the public. - The Jacksonville Jaguars assigned a $6.1 million salary cap pool for their 6 draft picks, . Fortunately, due to the new CBA, rookie deals will be more manageable and it makes rookie holdouts obsolete. Plus, since 2nd round WR Alshon...

Jacksonville Jaguars Invite 26 Players to Mini-Camp
May 2nd, 2012 at 12:00 PM
This is pretty self-explanatory. This is a list of players that are expected to be in minicamp for the Jacksonville Jaguars either on Friday or in June. The rookies in the first list are expected to be in rookie minicamp on Friday and the Veterans in the second list will...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
May 1st, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars waived DL David Howard. He was signed on April 16th, but he was probably made expendable by the two draft picks spent on linemen. - The Indianapolis Colts picked up RB Deji Karim off of waivers. It isn't going to really help their running game at all,...