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The Top 10 Jacksonville Jaguars Headlines of 2011
January 1st, 2012 at 9:37 AM
Happy New Year Jaguar fans. 2011 was a crazy year, and what better way to reflect on the past year than to reflect on the top headlines as we face the future of the Jacksonville Jaguars franchise. ***PHOTO1*** 10. The Orange Hummer Incident Training Camp started off with a bang this year as...

Indianapolis Colts V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
December 29th, 2011 at 11:49 PM
Here are three matchups to watch as the Indianapolis Colts come into Everbank Field to face the Jacksonville Jaguars in the season finale. ***PHOTO1*** 3. RB Maurice Jones-Drew v. LB Pat Angerer  It's the last clall. for the Jaguars' 2011 season and the Weavers need to sent off with a bang and what...

Jacksonville Jaguars Release LB Michael Lockley, Activate DE Jammie Kirlew from Practice Squad, Sign CB Trumaine McBride
December 28th, 2011 at 5:23 PM
Well, at least someone else isn't going to the injured reserve list for once. The Jacksonville Jaguars have parted ways with Michael Lockley and they have added  Jamie Kirlew and Trumaine McBride to the roster.Let's just fafce it, this is the last week of the Jaguars season and they're posturing...

Four Jacksonville Jaguars Finalists for the Fred Taylor Award
December 28th, 2011 at 1:11 AM
As usual, we all usually notice a bunch of Jacksonville Jaguars players that will get the shaft for Pro Bowl bids. So, I decided to come up with an annual Fred Taylor award. Sorry, there's not some monetary prize or a trophy or guaranteed national recognition (at least not yet),...

Jacksonville Jaguars Place CB Ashton Youboty and DE Matt Roth on Injured Reserve and Sign OT Daniel Baldridge to Active Roster
December 26th, 2011 at 9:57 PM
The injury train just keeps on rolling. The Jacksonville Jaguars have now placed Matt Roth and Ashton Youboty on injured reserve, further driving hom the point that this season's injuries have been ridiculously frequent. Roth has missed the past 5 games with a concussion and the pass rush has suffered...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Tennessee Titans Preview: 5 Keys to Victory
December 23rd, 2011 at 7:17 PM
Here are 5 Keys to Victory as the Jacksonville Jaguars head into Nashville to face the Tennessee Titans. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Stop Chris Johnson Johnson has had a pretty mediocre year so far, but he is still dangerous. Stop him early, and he'll probably trail off as the Tennessee ofefense shifts towards the pass.  4....

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Tennessee Titans Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
December 22nd, 2011 at 11:58 PM
Here are three matchups to watch on Saturday as the Jacksonville Jaguars face the Tennessee Titans in Nashville . ***PHOTO1*** 3. RB Maurice Jones-Drew v.  LB Colin McCarthy Mojo can set the tone in this game by pounding the ball down the collective throats of the Titans defense. Especially if he just embarasses...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign C Bradley Vierling to Practice Squad, Waive LB Sidney Tarver
December 20th, 2011 at 4:41 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars made more roster moves today, signing Bradley Vierling to the practice squad and waiving Sidney Tarver. You may remember Vierling's name. He spent most of 2010 on the practice squad and he was signed at the end of last year, to compete with John Estes to become...

Jacksonville Jaguars Place S Darcell McBath on IR, Sign S C.C. Brown
December 20th, 2011 at 3:51 PM
The reserve list grows ever longer. as the Jacksonville Jaguars placed Darcell McBath on IR with a forearm injury. McBath, who was originally a cornerback, was signed last week when Chris Prosinski was placed on IR. That brings up a question: How do you get injured in less than a...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Atlanta Falcons Preview: 5 Keys to Victory
December 14th, 2011 at 9:36 AM
Here are 5 Keys to Victory as the Jacksonville Jaguars seek to maintain momentum in primetime as they face the Atlanta Falcons in the Georgia Dome. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Protect Blaine Gabbert  It''s simple, keep Blaine off of the ground and he can make plays for you, If Ray Edwards and John Abraham are...

Jacksonville Jaguars S Chris Prosinski and CB T.J. Heath Both Headed to IR, Sign CBs Darcell McBath and Robert McClain
December 13th, 2011 at 2:43 PM
And the player-go-round just keeps on going.The Jacksonville Jaguars have added two more players to the injured reserve list in Chris Prosinski and T.J. Heath. Chris Prosinski was a fourth round draft pick in the 2011 NFL Draft out of Wyoming. He mostly saw action as a backup behind Dwight...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Atlanta Falcons Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
December 13th, 2011 at 11:13 AM
Here are 3 matchups to watch as the Jacksonville Jaguars go into the Gerogia Dome to face the Atlanta Falcons. ***PHOTO1*** 3. LB Paul Posluszny v. RB Michael Turner Like the Chargers and Texans, the Falcons thrive on the play-action pass. If you want to stop the Falcon offense in its' tracks, you...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Review: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
December 12th, 2011 at 12:22 PM
It was a fun day in the rain as the Jacksonville Jaguars thrashed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 41-14 on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** The Good Maurice Jones-Drew is the best running back in the league, hands down and he deserves to get the rushing title. He accounted for 4 touchdowns today, which surpassed Fred Taylor...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: 5 Keys to Victory
December 10th, 2011 at 3:27 PM
Here are 5 keys to victory as the Jackjsonville Jaguars face off against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at Everbank Field. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Keep Blaine Gabbert off of the Turf The Jags did a pretty good job of doing this in the first half against the San Diego Chargers, but like Blaine's...

Jacksonville Jaguars Place DE Aaron Kampman on Injured Rserve, Sign TE Colin Cloherty
December 9th, 2011 at 7:53 PM
The wheel of misfortune seems to be ever-turning for the Jacksonville Jaguars as they place Aaron Kampman on IR. After coming back from his first ACL injury in 2010, he couldn't repeat the effort this year, only managing to be active for 3 games this year and not recording a...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers V. Jacksonville Jaguars: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
December 8th, 2011 at 5:35 PM
Here are three matchups to watch on Sunday as the Jacksonville Jaguars face off against the slumping Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  ***PHOTO1*** 3. RB Maurice Jones-Drew v. Bucs Linebackers If Mojo gets the upper hand, it could be a long day for the Bucs defense, which has been struggling throughout the year.Setting up the...

Jacksonville Jaguars Place DE John Chick on IR
December 6th, 2011 at 5:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end John Chick is done for the season.   The pass-rush specialist suffered a nasty knee injury in Monday’s 38-14 loss to the San Diego Chargers.   Chick was abusing San Diego left tackle Jared Gaither throughout the evening. Gaither resorted to holding Chick and drove Chick downward as he planted...

Jacksonville Jaguars Shredded in 38-14 Loss to San Diego Chargers
December 5th, 2011 at 11:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mel Tucker’s head coaching debut could not have gone much worse.   The Jacksonville Jaguars had their worse defensive performance of the season, as the team fell to the San Diego Chargers 38-14 on Monday night.   Tucker, who was named the team’s interim head coach after the Jaguars fired Jack Del Rio this...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Kevin Rutland Has a Chance to Prove Himself Against the San Diego Chargers
December 5th, 2011 at 5:49 PM
CBs Kevin Rutland and Ashton Youboty are projected to be tonight's starters as the Jacksonville Jaguars face the San Diego Chargers in primetime. Youboty's starting debut against the Houston Texans was pretty successful, holding Andre Johnson to two catches and recovering a fumble for a touchdown. Now, Kevin Rutland will...

San Diego Chargers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: the Defensive X-Factor
December 5th, 2011 at 12:34 PM
The defensive X-Factor makes a lot more sense. Dwight Lowery seems to be the answer at free safety for the Jacksonville Jaguars and it should definitely show on Monday Night Football. ***PHOTO1*** If you haven't heard about it by now, Philip Rivers isn't having a very good year. He leads the league...