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Report: Linebacker Paul Posluszny Will Sign with the Jacksonville Jaguars
July 26th, 2011 at 10:29 PM
Jason LaConfora of the NFL Network reported via Twitter that the Jacksonville Jaguars have reached terms with free agent linebacker Paul Posluszny to a six-year deal on Tuesday evening. Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe is upended by Buffalo Bills linebacker Paul Posluszny in the second half of the Chiefs' overtime...

Strengths of 2011 Free Agency Class Fit Jacksonville Jaguars’ Biggest Needs
July 26th, 2011 at 6:03 PM
It has been well documented that the Jacksonville Jaguars desperately need an upgrade at safety and linebacker…and maybe even defensive end. Minnesota Vikings defensive end Ray Edwards (91) listens for the crowd's cheers after sacking New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) during the second quarter of their National Football League...

Breaking Down the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Undrafted Rookie Free Agent Signings
July 26th, 2011 at 3:37 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Jack Del Rio watches the game clock late in the fourth quarter of their NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, Washington, October 11, 2009. REUTERS/Robert Sorbo (UNITED STATES SPORT FOOTBALL) With the NFL Lockout over, the Jacksonville Jaguars have wasted little time in bringing...

NFL Lockout is Over but Story Lines are Just Beginning for the Jacksonville Jaguars
July 25th, 2011 at 6:40 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars Mercedes Lewis celebrates his touchdown catch against the Dallas Cowboys during the first half of their NFL game October 31, 2010 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. UPI/Ian Halperin The NFL Lockout is over. Certainly, this is a moment for celebration for football fans across the country. But as we...

Catching a Glimpse of the “Other Guys” at Wide Receiver for the Jacksonville Jaguars
July 18th, 2011 at 12:04 AM
  Over the next few articles, I will be going over possible X-Factors on offense and defense for the 2011 Jaguars. This first article will put the spotlight on the wide receiving corps.  During this offseason, when someone mentions the Jaguars receiving corps, they immediately bring up the fact that there is...

ESPN Writer Previews Jacksonville Jaguars’ Free Agent Targets
July 13th, 2011 at 4:46 PM
ESPN’s Matt Williamson came out with a free-agency outlook for the Jacksonville Jaguars on Wednesday.    San Diego Chargers' wide receiver Malcom Floyd celebrates his touchdown against the Denver Broncos during the first quarter of their NFL football game in San Diego, California, November 22, 2010. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (UNITED STATES - Tags:...

Jacksonville Jaguars Could Target Free Agent Linebacker Stephen Cooper
June 29th, 2011 at 2:39 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars are expected to sign a linebacker this offseason. Jaguars 101 has already discussed some possible targets.   One new name that is surfacing is for the Jaguars is free agent Stephen Cooper, a 32-year-old inside linebacker from San Diego. San Diego Chargers linebacker Stephen Cooper (54) is congratulated by teammate Shaun...

Free Agent Eric Weddle Says Jacksonville Jaguars are “A Possibility”
June 24th, 2011 at 8:28 PM
San Diego safety Eric Weddle is familiar with the Jacksonville Jaguars’ safety woes. San Diego Chargers safety Eric Weddle looks back as he runs back a fourth quarter interception against the Miami Dolphins for a touchdown during their NFL football game in San Diego, California September 27, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED...

Can the Jacksonville Jaguars Afford to Take Another Risk On a Free Agent Defensive End?
June 23rd, 2011 at 12:46 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars are going to spend a fair amount of money on free agents. That much has been told to the public.  The team desperately needs a safety and will likely address that position first. Wide receiver and linebacker could also use some TLC. But one position that is a weakness—and...

How the Jacksonville Jaguars Can Benefit From the New CBA
June 22nd, 2011 at 3:08 PM
The latest talks coming from meetings between the NFL and NFLPA indicate that part of the new collective bargaining agreement would allow players with expiring contracts with four or more years of experience will now be unrestricted free agents. What exactly does that mean for the Jacksonville Jaguars? Jacksonville Jaguars' tight end...

Breaking Down the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Five Best Free Agent Signings of All-Time
June 20th, 2011 at 11:27 PM
Yesterday I listed the five worst free agent signings the Jacksonville Jaguars have ever made but being pessimistic is out and optimism is in.  Atlanta Falcons linebacker Mike Peterson (53) runs back an interception against the Carolina Panthers during their NFL football game in Charlotte, North Carolina December 12, 2010. REUTERS/Chris...

Breaking Down the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Five Worst Free Agent Signings of All-Time
June 19th, 2011 at 6:00 PM
  REFILE - CORRECTING SPELLING ERROR IN FLORENCE'S FIRST NAME Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Anquan Boldin (R) jumps into the arms of team-mate Todd Heap after Heap's touchdown catch against the Buffalo Bills as Bills cornerback Drayton Florence (L) walks away during the first half of their NFL football game in...

Jacksonville Jaguars Will Be Spenders in Free Agency
June 18th, 2011 at 10:59 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Jack Del Rio stands on the sidelines in the second quarter against the New York Giants at New Meadowlands Stadium in week 12 of the NFL in East Rutherford, New Jersey on November 28, 2010. The Giants defeated the Jaguars 24-20. UPI /John Angelillo The Jacksonville Jaguars...

Jacksonville Jaguars Will Not Look at Diva Free Agent Wide Receivers
June 16th, 2011 at 11:23 AM
There will be plenty of big name free agent wide receivers for the Jacksonville Jaguars to look at once free agency begins this off-season. Unfortunately many of the wide outs that are affordable are known just as much for their baggage as they are for their respective skills. Tennessee Titans receiver Randy...

How Will the Jacksonville Jaguars Improve at Wide Receiver in Free Agency?
June 10th, 2011 at 9:16 PM
It’s no secret that the Jacksonville Jaguars will make an upgrade to their linebackers and safeties when free agency gets underway, but will the team look at adding a free agent wide receiver too? And if so, what caliber of player will the Jaguars make a bid for? It's definitely a position...

Jacksonville Jaguars Set at Cornerback
June 9th, 2011 at 4:06 PM
Don’t expect the Jacksonville Jaguars to concentrate on making upgrades to the cornerback position once free agency begins. Jacksonville starters Rashean Mathis and Derek Cox had their share of highs and lows in 2010, but they each finished the season strong enough to ease any immediate cause for concern and they...

Jacksonville Jaguars Will Sign LSU RB Richard Murphy
June 6th, 2011 at 1:50 PM
  Undrafted LSU running back Richard Murphy will be picked up by the Jacksonville Jaguars when the NFL lockout is over, reports Krysten Oliphant of The News Star (Monroe, La.).  Like all other rookies, Murphy will have to patiently wait for the lockout to end before he can officially begin his NFL...

Jacksonville Jaguars Will Target a Safety in Free Agency
June 5th, 2011 at 8:18 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars’ top priority the remainder of the offseason will be adding a starting caliber safety—or safeties—once the NFL lockout ends. John Oehser of Jaguars.com reported that Jacksonville general manager Gene Smith will look at improving the defensive side of the ball in free agency. More specifically, the Jaguars will...

ESPN: Jacksonville Jaguars have Worst Group of Linebackers in the AFC South
June 3rd, 2011 at 7:32 AM
Although it’s an ESPN Insider article, Paul Kuharsky posted a bit of a teaser about the Jacksonville Jaguars linebackers and how they stack up in the AFC South. Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Daryl Smith (52) tackles Indianapolis Colts running back Donald Brown during the fourth quarter of their NFL football game in...