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Jacksonville Jaguars Place Three Players on IR and Make Additional Roster Moves
October 18th, 2011 at 6:34 PM
It's easy for some of the Jacksonville Jaguars' roster transactions to get lost in translation with the news of the Jaguars picking up receiver Mike Sims-Walker, but there was some significant movement on Tuesday that shouldn't be overlooked.  ***PHOTO1*** Jacksonville placed three players on the Injured Reserved list: Tight end Zach Miller,...

Source: Mike Sims-Walker to Jacksonville Jaguars is a Done Deal
October 18th, 2011 at 1:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mike Sims-Walker has rejoined the Jacksonville Jaguars.   The 26-year-old receiver was cut by the St. Louis Rams on Monday and has agreed to terms with the Jaguars, according to a source close to Sims-Walker.   Sims-Walker (6-2, 214) played in Jacksonville from his rookie season in 2008 through last year but was not...

Receiver Mike Sims-Walker Interested in Rejoining the Jacksonville Jaguars
October 18th, 2011 at 1:12 PM
Mike Sims-Walker might be close to rejoining the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1***   The 26-year-old receiver was cut by the St. Louis Rams on Monday and early signs indicate that he’ll be back in Jacksonville, which is where Sims-Walker played from his rookie season in 2008 through last year.   A source close to the situation...

Jacksonville Jaguars TE Zach Miller Put on IR, Promote CB T.J. Heath from Practice Squad
October 18th, 2011 at 11:46 AM
The oft-injured Zach Miller has been bit by the injury bug and now he is on IR with an undisclosed injury and replaced on the roster by T.J. Heath, according to the Florida Times-Union's Tania Ganguli. Miller was selected by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the 6th round of the 2009...

Jacksonville Jaguars GM Says Jaguars Don’t Anticipate Trade-Deadline Deals
October 17th, 2011 at 9:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars made some personnel transactions on Monday but are not expected to make any more drastic changes with the NFL's trade deadline coming up on Tuesday. T.J. Heath announced on his Twitter account that he was activated to the Jaguars' 53-man roster according to BigCatCountry.com. The Jaguars also reportedly...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut P Matt Turk, Sign P Nick Harris
October 12th, 2011 at 12:11 AM
It seems that Matt Turk has finally met the turk. The Jacksonville Jaguars have parted ways with Matt Turk and signed punter Nick Harris. Turk has fallen out of the good graces of the Jaguars fanbase after failing to perform in critical punt situations in two out of the past...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Already Seem Ready to Replace P Matt Turk
October 10th, 2011 at 9:42 PM
According to ESPN's Paul Kuharsky, the Jacksonville Jaguars are wasting little time to to replace the struggling Matt Turk.  The Jags are inviting punters to Jacksonville on Tuesday for workouts, which probably means the end for Turks's short, yet painful tenure in Jacksonville. ***PHOTO1*** Matt Turk was one of the major free...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Extending Mike Thomas Early is a Good Move
October 8th, 2011 at 12:11 AM
Jacksonville Jaguars General Manager Gene Smith is making the right move by signing ascending young players. Nipping these contract negotiations in the bud is a good way to keep them from getting ugly, like the Desean Jackson and Chris Johnson situations. Plus, signing these players so early locks them in...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign ST Montell Owens and WR Mike Thomas to Contract Extensions
October 7th, 2011 at 11:13 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have seem to be getting the messy contract negotiations over with before they start. Special Teams ace Montell Owens signed a 3-year contract extension and while the exact numbers are not clear, it is reasonable to assume that the deal is similar to the contract of fellow...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign WR Chastin West from Green Bay Packers Practice Squad
September 19th, 2011 at 12:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** As reported by Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville Jaguars GM Gene Smith wasted no time addressing the WR issues by signing WR Chastin West from the Green Bay Packers' practice squad. This move probably came as a bit of insurance since both Jason Hill and Kassim Osgood are...

Defensive Newcomers Help Jacksonville Jaguars Top Tennessee Titans 16-14 in Season Opener
September 11th, 2011 at 5:22 PM
A stingy defense led by a group of newly-acquired players propelled the Jacksonville Jaguars (1-0) to a 16-14 victory versus the Tennessee Titans (0-1) on Sunday afternoon in the season opener.   ***PHOTO1***   Jacksonville received major contributions from linebacker Paul Posluszny, defensive end Matt Roth, cornerback Drew Coleman and safety Dawan Landry. All...

Jacksonville Jaguars Add Two Defensive Ends to Roster
September 7th, 2011 at 6:30 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars front office spared no time in filling David Garrard's spot on Wednesday, The Jaguars activated DE John Chick from the practice squad to bring the roster to 53. John Chick, a recent cut from the Indianapolis Colts, was a star in the CFL that helped lead the...

David Garrard’s Release Could Spawn Ticket Sales for the Jacksonville Jaguars
September 7th, 2011 at 5:51 PM
Finally, David Garrard, the starting QB of the Jacksonville Jaguars for the past four seasons, has been dismissed from the team. It is no secret that Garrard was not well liked by a very large quantity of the Jaguars fanbase, often citing his inconsistent play and his happy-go-lucky demeanor as...

Breaking Down the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Roster Moves
September 4th, 2011 at 11:55 AM
  The Jacksonville Jaguars reduced their roster to 53 players on Saturday night.   Most of the transactions went as expected, as is usually the case with roster reductions, although there were some surprises.   ***PHOTO1***   The head-turners were the Jaguars trading for New York Jets defensive back Dwight Lowery and placing backup running back Rashad...

Jacksonville Jaguars Trade for Jets CB/S Dwight Lowery
September 3rd, 2011 at 10:23 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars General Manager Gene Smith must have been seriously hitting the books today.The Jaguars have traded for 25-year old safety/CB hybrid, Dwight Lowery in return for a conditional draft pick. Lowery is expected to play at free safety for the Jaguars. In 2010, he had two sacks, three INTs...

Jacksonville Jaguars RB Rashad Jennings Placed on IR
September 3rd, 2011 at 9:49 PM
In a sad twist of fate, the Jacksonville Jaguars have placved RB Rashad Jennings on Injured Reserve with a knee injury.(If it is serious to this point, it probably has something to do with ACL or MCL) Jennings was expected to play an even greater role in the offense after...

Report: Jacksonville Jaguars Already Cut Six Players
September 2nd, 2011 at 4:10 PM
  ***PHOTO1***   The Jacksonville Jaguars must cut their roster of 80 players down to 53 by Saturday at 6 p.m. and it looks like the team is getting an early start handing out pink slips.   General manager Gene Smith has already decided to let go of a slew of players according to Aaron...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut Five Players to Reduce Roster to 85; Includes 2009 NFL Draft Pick Tiquan Underwood
August 25th, 2011 at 12:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** Across the NFL, each team is trying to evaluate their talent and preparing to trim their rosters from 90 players to 80 players by next Tuesday at 4 p.m. As reported by Jaguars Insider, The Jacksonville Jaguars made their first round of cuts Thursday, cutting loose five players to trim...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Defensive End Matt Roth
August 11th, 2011 at 5:40 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars continue to retool their defense through free agency as they picked up defensive end Matt Roth on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** Roth, 28, signed a one-year deal worth $3 million according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. He played with Jaguars defensive end Aaron Kampman in college and will likely start opposite of his...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Offensive Tackle Tony Moll
August 10th, 2011 at 2:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars signed offensive tackle Tony Moll on Wednesday. Moll (6-5, 315) is a versatile player with experience playing as a guard, tackle and even tight end in the NFL. At 27, he is an accomplished veteran and has started 21 games. He will serve as a replacement for backup tackle...