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Jacksonville Jaguars Put WR Brian Robiske to IR, Sign DT Corvey Irvin from Practice Squad
December 2nd, 2011 at 11:26 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have added yet another player to IR. Brian Robiskie, a WR that came to the Jags through waivers, had his season ended today without even playing in a game. He is the 18th player to hit IR for the Jaguars this year. In his place, DT Corvey...

Breaking Down the Good and Bad of Jacksonville Jaguars GM Gene Smith
December 2nd, 2011 at 10:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** A line has been drawn in the sand. The Jacksonville Jaguars cleaned house this week, getting rid of its head coach, wide receivers coach and  starting wide receiver. Oh, the Jaguars were also sold to Shahid Kahn. One man that came out of the upheaval intact is general manager Gene Smith. Actually, Smith...

Former Jacksonville Jaguars RB Fred Taylor Says “Del Rio is not a Head Coach”
November 30th, 2011 at 5:53 PM
In the wake of former Jacksonville Jaguars Head coach Jack Del Rio's firing yesterday, a former player is starting to speak out about his former head coach. Fred Taylor spoke to Eric Adelson of Yahoo Sports and said that Jack Del Rio played favorites in the locker room, inconsistent and...

Jacksonville Jaguars Waive Wide Receiver Jason Hill, Add Two Players
November 30th, 2011 at 5:16 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars' house-cleaning is not over yet. ***PHOTO1*** Starting wide receiver Jason Hill was waived by the Jaguars in one of several roster transactions on Wednesday. The Jaguars also signed rookie running back DuJaun Harris from the practice squad, placed safety Courtney Greene on IR and signed cornerback Morgan Trent. Those moves come...

Houston Texans V. Jacksonville Jaguars Review: the Good the Bad, and the Ugly
November 28th, 2011 at 8:41 AM
It was another frustrating day for the Jaguars offense as the Jacksonville Jaguars fell to the Houston Texans 13-20. Let's get it started. ***PHOTO1*** The Good Where would this offense be without Maurice Jones-Drew? Oh yeah, nowhere. Mojo had 166 total yards today, including 99 yards on the ground. Perhaps the Jags should...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Still Have Some Things to Play For
November 27th, 2011 at 9:14 AM
Going into this game against the Houston Texans, the Jags have a few things to play for. With all of these injuries, tough losses and lack of fan support it is easy to see this season as a lost cause. However, the Jags still have a few reasons to keep...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Derek Cox on IR, QB Dan LeFevour Signed to Roster
November 25th, 2011 at 4:22 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars defense has taken yet another blow as Derek Cox was placed on IR, ending his season.With the loss of Cox, the Jags defense has lost both of it's starting cornerbacks. in consecutive weeks and have a grand total of 17 players on IR. In case you're wondering,...

Houston Texans V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
November 25th, 2011 at 8:29 AM
It's that time again. Here are 3 matchups to watch as the Houston Texans come into Everbank Field to face the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** 3. RT Guy Whimper v. OLB Brooks Reed I liekd what I saw from Brooks Reed coming out of college due to his high motor but I didn't expect...

Jacksonville Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton Deserves a Contract Extension
November 23rd, 2011 at 10:31 PM
Terrance "Pot Roast" Knighton is one of the least appreciated members of the Jacksonville Jaguars defense. While he has not put up the eye popping sack or tackle numbers, he has definitely played a huge role in a run defense that only allowed two 100-yard rushers going into Week 11....

Jacksonville Jaguars Place LB Clint Session on IR
November 22nd, 2011 at 11:03 PM
The poor get poorer as the Jacksonville Jaguars (3-7) placed starting linebacker Clint Session on Injured Reserve on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** Session suffered a concussion in this Sunday's loss to the Cleveland Browns and had battled with hand and elbow injures this year. The Jaguars signed Session this offseason to be part of...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Cleveland Browns Review: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
November 21st, 2011 at 8:36 AM
It's just another unfortunate loss in Jaguarland. Let's get this thing started. ***PHOTO1*** The Good I'm going to get this out of the way. Blaine Gabbert had a pretty good day, overall. Did he make some bad throws? Yes. Did he wince in the pocket a few times? Yes. However, he was accurate...

A Win Against the Browns Could Be a Catalyst for Long Term Success for the Jacksonville Jaguars
November 20th, 2011 at 8:22 AM
You may see this week's matchup against the Browns as an easy win against a team that has been wallowing in mediocrity since the early 90s. However, with a win against the Browns, the Jags will be 4-6 and on a 2-game winning streak going against the division-leading Houston Texans...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Cleveland Browns Preview: 5 Keys to Victory
November 19th, 2011 at 3:22 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars will be heading up to Cleveland this week to face the Cleveland Browns. Here's to hoping that Matt Roth goes nuts against his old team. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Win the Field Position Battle It's a no-brainer, but it's makes this game a lot more simple. With Peyton Hilis out and Hardesty...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Cleveland Browns Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
November 18th, 2011 at 11:35 PM
Here's 3 Key Matchups as the Jacksonvile Jaguars go up north to face the Cleveland Browns.  ***PHOTO1*** 3. WR Jason Hill v. CB Joe Haden Jason Hill did not record a catch in the Jaguars' win against the Colts. I don't expect Hill to put up massive receiving numbers thgis week,  but I...

Another Stat That Shows How Much the Jacksonville Jaguars Defense Has Improved
November 17th, 2011 at 7:20 PM
I know that everyone loves to hate on the QB Rating statistic, but it does paint a somewhat accurate prediction of what is going on at the QB position.This season, through 9 games, the Jacksonville Jaguars have not allowed a QB to achieve a rating of over 100. Last year,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Fill Roster Spots with Ashton Youboty and George Selvie
November 15th, 2011 at 8:27 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have filled their roster in the wake of season-ending injuries to cornerback Rashean Mathis, offensive lineman Eben Britton and linebacker Kyle Bosworth.  ***PHOTO1*** After the trio was placed on Injured Reserve on Monday, the Jaguars signed cornerback Ashton Youboty and defensive end George Selvie, according to Tania Ganguli of...

Jacksonville Jaguars Eben Britton and Kyle Bosworth Both Headed to IR as Well
November 14th, 2011 at 9:34 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars front office seems to be quite active today. RT Eben Britton and LB Kyle Bosworth have both been placed on injured reserve. Britton was a second round pick in the 2009 NFL Draft. Since his rookie season, where he started all 15 games, he has been plagued...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Rashean Mathis Sustained an ACL Tear, Heading to IR
November 14th, 2011 at 3:44 PM
The curtain may be closing on the Jacksonville Jaguars' interception leader, Rashean Mathis. The Florida Times-Union's Tania Ganguli has confirmed that Rashean Mathis will be heading to the Injured Reserve list. With Mathis' contract expiring after this season, the Jags will likely let him walk  since he has lost a...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Indianapolis Colts Review: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly
November 14th, 2011 at 10:42 AM
It was an ugly game, but it was still a successful 17-3 victory for the Jacksonville Jaguars as they squashed the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** The Good  The Defense was very stout today, even with the injuries to Terrance Knighton and Rashean Mathis. Allowing only 3 points on offense for any team in the...

5 Bold Predictions for the Second Half of the Jacksonville Jaguars Season
November 13th, 2011 at 12:30 AM
As we move on to the second part of the season, I'm going to make some bold predictions for the second half of the Jacksonville Jaguars' season. As we go down the list, my predictions will get bolder and probably make  some of you think that I'm smoking something. ***PHOTO1*** 5. The...