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The Jacksonville Jaguars Have Signed 17 Undrafted Free Agent Rookies
April 30th, 2012 at 6:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Pos Player Name Height Weight Age College DE  Kendrick Adams 6-5 244 23 LSU RB Joe Banyard 5-11 213 23 UTEP OT Lee Barbiasz 6-7 310 23 Northern Colorado CB Antwon Blake 5-9 198 21 UTEP WR Jarrett Boykin 6-2 212 22 Virginia Tech C Mike Brewster 6-4 314 22 Ohio State DE Ryan Davis 6-2 261 23 Bethune Cookman CB Antonio Dennard 5-11 185 22 Langston WR Kevin Elliot 6-3 213 23 Florida A&M G D.J. Hall 6-1 319 23 Texas State CB Dontrel Johnson 5-9 176 23 Murray State DT Drew Nowak 6-3 292 22 Western Michigan WR Nelson Rosario 6-5 225 22 UCLA LB J.K. Schaffer 6-0 232 21 Cincinnati LB Julian Stanford 6-1 229 21 Wagner DE Frank Trotter 6-1 269 22 Memphis TE Matt Veldman 6-7 256 23 North Dakota  There are a few notable names on here, so we're going to go over a few profiles: - Mike Brewster was considered one of...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 30th, 2012 at 9:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Confidence seemed to be a common denominator between Justin Blackmon and Andre Branch. They are both confident that they can't be beaten one-on-one and it seems that Gene Smith, Mike Mularkey, and Shad Khan love that quality about them. - Mike Mularkey has said that he was willing to try...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Select DT Jeris Pendleton with the 228th Overall Pick
April 28th, 2012 at 10:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars decided to fortify the defensive line by selecting DT Jeris Pendleton with their 7th round pick. Of all of the 2012 picks, Pendleton is the most intriguing pick of the 2012 draft class. He is 6-2, 328 pounds and he ran a sub 5.0 40-time and had...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Select CB Mike Harris with the 176th Overall Pick
April 28th, 2012 at 10:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars decided to add another body in their defensive backfield by selecting Mike Harris from FSU.  He transferred from Junior College in 2010 and managed to be a vital part of the FSU defense. He is a physical corner that would be best suited to the nickelback position....

The Jacksonville Jaguars Select Clemson DE Andre Branch with the 38th Overall Pick
April 27th, 2012 at 7:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have addressed the defensive line by selecting Clemson Defensive End Andre Branch. An explosive rusher, he has shown the ability to get to the quarterback. Perhaps he and Jeremy Mincey could become Andrew Luck's worse nightmare for the next decade. Branch record 10.5 sacks and 14 tackles...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Waive RB Deji Karim and Five Other Players
April 27th, 2012 at 12:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to clear some more roster room by cutting ties with 6 players: RB Deji Karim, LB JoJo Dickson, DE Jammie Kirlew, LB Stephen Franklin, K Sam Swank, and DB Trumaine McBride. Many of these players were either training camp holdovers or late-season pickups. However, what...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 27th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Jacksonville Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton is back in the building hanging out with his teammates.  - It seems that Peter King was correct in his article. The trade-down market for the Jaguars died down. - The Jaguars' next pick is at #38. overall. Many impact players are still left on the...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 26th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** -  Take this with a grain of salt, but it has been reported that the Denver Broncos have contacted the Jaguars about trading up for Stephon Gilmore. I don't think that it is likely but if it does happen, the Jags could have a pretty nice draft in 2012. - DT...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #29-32
April 25th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 29. The Baltimore Ravens Select C Peter Konz, Wisconsin Current center Matt Birk turns 36 in July and since he isn't going to get any younger, the Ravens should invest in the future and take the top rated center in the draft, plus, he could probably compete with Jah Reed for...

Jacksonville Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #25-28
April 24th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 25. The Denver Broncos Select DT Jerel Worthy, Michigan State The Broncos need another big body in the middle of their defensive line to plug up the rushing defense. However, with the recent retirement of safety  Brian Dawkins, that pick might change. 26. The Houston Texans Select WR Rueben Randle, LSU The Texans...

Jacksonville Jaguars Waive Safety Darcell McBath
April 23rd, 2012 at 4:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to part ways with one of their late-year signings. Safety Darcell McBath was waived from the team today. McBath was signed on December 12th after Chris Prosinski and T.J. Heath were placed on injured reserve. He only managed to play in one game before he...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #21-24
April 23rd, 2012 at 1:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** 21. The Cincinnati Bengals Select DE Andre Branch, Clemson Bengals woud probably love to add another rotational rusher on their defensive line, because I don't think a couple of first round busts like Derrick Harvey and Jamaal anderson are going to help them very much.  22. The Cleveland Browns DE Nick Perry,...

New Poll: Who Should the Jacksonville Jaguars Select at #7 Overall?
April 22nd, 2012 at 2:15 PM
With it finally being draft week, we at Jaguars 101 have to ask: Who should the Jacksonville Jaguars Select at #7 overall? We have the options listed below with a short description of each prospect. [poll id="12"] WR Justin Blackmon The top ranked receiver in the draft. He was the focal point of...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #17-20
April 22nd, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 17. The Cincinnati Bengals Select CB Stephon Gilmore, South Carolina The Bengals need some extra help on the other side of Leon Hall. Nate Clements wasn't great and Terrance Newman isn't going to be the long term answer either. Gilmore was shooting up draft boards at a breakneck speed, but  he'll...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 22nd, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars have expressed interest in Maryland CB Cameron Chism. He started 32 straight games for the Terrapins, but he wasn't very impressive and he is projected to be an undrafted free agent in the 2012 NFL Draft.  -Speaking of corners, the Jaguars are rumored to have an extremely...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #13-16
April 21st, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 13. The Arizona Cardinals Select OT Cordy Glenn, Georgia I don't know much about the Cardinals, but I do know that they were letting defenders hit Kevin Kolb and John Skelton way too much in 2011.   Glenn played at the tackle position at Georgia, but he has the frame to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 21st, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars were spoted at Oklahoma State S Markelle Martin's Pro Day. He is a rangy safety that is a third or fourth round prospect. He was initially unable to work out at Oklahoma State's original pro day due to a knee surgery. - Mike Mularkey has stated that...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 20th, 2012 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** -  Yesterday was a rainy day, so the Jaguars were practicing inside of the facility. Head coach Mike Mularkey is in favor of adding a practice bubble which would make rainy days obsolete. -  It seems that backup RB Rashad Jennings has worked out extensively during his time on IR. He...

Jaguars 101 First Round NFL Mock Draft 2012: Picks #9-12
April 20th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** 9. The Carolina Panthers Select DT Dontari Poe, Memphis The Carolina Panthers will roll the dice once again on a boom-or-bust player in Dontari Poe. The Panthers couldn't stop the run at all last year and Poe, an athletic big man who tore up the track at the Scouting Combine, could...

The Acquisition of Lee Evans Could Make Draft Day a Lot More Interesting for the Jacksonville Jaguars
April 19th, 2012 at 5:42 PM
The signing of Lee Evans can be seen as a regular depth move. An aging veteran stopgap that coyuld bide time so that a younger receiver could develop and replace him. With their receiving corps fortified for now, the Jacksonville Jaguars won't be forced to reach for a wide receiver...