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Jaguars 101 Mid-Season Awards: Jacksonville Jaguars “Best Addition”
November 6th, 2011 at 6:04 PM
It may not seem that the Jacksonville Jaguars (2-6) have improved much. In fact, they've regressed because of a mind-boggling bad offense. But this team has shown signs of overall growth halfway through the season, at least on defense.  ***PHOTO1***  The team's offense is struggling mightily but the Jaguars invested in their...

Jacksonville Jaguars’ MLB Paul Posluszny Seems to Be the New Mike Peterson of the Jaguars Defense
November 5th, 2011 at 12:43 AM
With all of this Jaguars MVP talk, it brings up memories of the impact of another free agent linebacker: The legendary Mike Peterson. He was never the guy that put up the gaudy numbers like Ray Lewis or Brian Urlacher, but he made up for it by just being a...

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...

Jacksonville Jaguars LB Clint Session Only Took Six Snaps During the Tennessee Titans Game
September 17th, 2011 at 12:18 AM
A surprising little nugget from Sunday was that Jaguars LB Clint Session only played six snaps in the win over the Tennessee Titans. Clint Session was one of the GM Gene Smith's major moves in free agency, signing him to a 5 year deal worth $30 million. Looking in from...

Jacksonville Jaguars Wide Receivers Aren’t Inspiring Confidence This Preseason
August 28th, 2011 at 1:47 PM
***PHOTO1***   It is difficult to pick out just one negative aspect of the Jacksonville Jaguars’ 35-32 loss to the Buffalo Bills on Saturday night.   Starting quarterback David Garrard was bad. So was the starting secondary and there’s no need to even delve into the team’s pass-rush woes, as the Jaguars still haven’t logged...

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...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles: a Look at the Free Agency Class
August 9th, 2011 at 11:18 PM
As the lockout finally ended on July 25th,  fans were salivating all over the league as the free agency period began to start. Jacksonville Jaguars General Manager Gene Smith, wasted no spare time by coming to terms with coming to terms with Bills Middle Linebacker Paul Posluszny, and then subsequently...

Jacksonville Jaguars Roundtable Discussion: Preseason Edition
August 9th, 2011 at 12:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Simply stated, it has been a busy offseason for the Jacksonville Jaguars.   With big-time free agent signings, the drafting of an expected franchise quarterback (Blaine Gabbert) and re-signing one of their best players (tight end Marcedes Lewis,) the Jaguars have made some moves to significantly upgrade their roster.    How will these transactions...

Marcedes Lewis Signs a Long-Term Extension Deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars
August 5th, 2011 at 10:32 AM
After a week of holding out of training camp activities, Marcedes Lewis has finally been signed to a long-term extension by the Jacksonville Jaguars. As reported by Mike Florio and Vito Stellino, Lewis has been signed to a five-year deal worth a total of about $35 million with just under...

Are the Jacksonville Jaguars Still Rebuilding?
August 3rd, 2011 at 5:17 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have significantly improved their roster this offseason. There’s no doubting that. Blaine Gabbert, a quarterback for Mississippi and number ten overall pick, is introduced after being selected by the Jacksonville during round one of the 2011 NFL Draft Pick at Radio City Music Hall on April 28, 2011 in...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Punter Matt Turk and Defensive Back Drew Coleman
July 29th, 2011 at 8:13 PM
The free agent frenzy that has been the Jacksonville Jaguars' offseason continued today as the Jaguars reportedly signed punter Matt Turk and  defensive back Drew Coleman. This news has been somewhat shadowed by the addition of safety Dawan Landry, but Turk and Coleman will serve their purpose.  Houston Texans kicker Neil Rackers (4)...

Report: Jacksonville Jaguars Will Sign Offensive Guard Jason Spitz
July 28th, 2011 at 10:12 PM
Green Bay Packers left Jason Spitz rests a sand bag on his head during drills in practice for Super Bowl XLV in Dallas, Texas February 2, 2011. The Packers will play the Pittsburgh Steelers in the Super Bowl on February 6. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL) The Jacksonville...

Jacksonville Jaguars Free Agent Signing Analysis: Clint Session
July 28th, 2011 at 6:45 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have significantly upgraded their linebackers this offseason. Indianapolis Colts linebacker Clint Sessions (55) tackles Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) during the second quarter at Lucas Oil Field in Indianapolis on October 10, 2010. The Colts defeated the Chiefs 19-9. UPI /Mark Cowan   Former Indianapolis Colt linebacker...

Report: Jacksonville Jaguars Agree to Deal with Clint Session
July 28th, 2011 at 5:06 PM
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Clint Sessions (L) closes in for the sack of Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub (8) during the second half of their NFL football game in Houston November 29, 2009. REUTERS/Richard Carson (UNITED STATES SPORT FOOTBALL) Clint Session has agreed to become a Jacksonville Jaguar, according to NFL Network's Jason...

With Adam Podlesh Gone, Jacksonville Jaguars Need a New Punter
July 28th, 2011 at 12:32 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars' starting punter, Adam Podlesh, has reportedly agreed to a deal with the Chicago Bears, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.  Jacksonville Jaguars end Zach Miller (86) and kick holder Adam Podlesh (3) rush to congratulate place kicker Josh Scobee (10) after he kicked a field goal to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Lose Out on Free Agent Safety Eric Weddle, Will Now Target Dawan Landry
July 27th, 2011 at 1:57 PM
Safety Eric Weddle, who seemingly was the Jacksonville Jaguars' top free agent target, has re-signed with the San Diego Chargers, according to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune.  Weddle's contract is for five years, $40 million with $19 million guaranteed. That makes him the highest-paid safety in NFL history. San Diego...

Jacksonville Jaguars Will Now Target Free Agent Safeties
July 27th, 2011 at 9:03 AM
Baltimore Ravens safety Dawan Landry breaks a tackle by Kansas City Chiefs tight end Brad Cottam after intercepting a Matt Cassel pass during the second half of the Raven's win in their AFC Wild Card NFL playoff football game in Kansas City, Missouri January 9, 2011. REUTERS/Dave Kaup (UNITED STATES...

Jacksonville Jaguars Free Agent Signing Analysis: Paul Posluszny
July 26th, 2011 at 10:57 PM
Reports indicate the Jacksonville Jaguars will land coveted middle linebacker Paul Posluszny when teams can officially sign players on Friday.   It’s a huge move for the Jaguars, who entered the free-agency period desperate for linebacker and safety help. One need filled, one to go. Buffalo Bills players surround linebacker Paul Posluszny (51)...