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Facing Better Talent in Practice: Which Jaguars Players Will Benefit Most?
June 18th, 2012 at 2:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** NFL teams want talent. They want competitiveness. For the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2011, they lacked both of those characteristics in some positions on the football field. How did that transition to wins for a team like Jacksonville? Well, most of the time it didn't. Opposing teams don't have to face...

Jacksonville Jaguars Quick Hits: Mandatory Mini-Camp Day 3 Notes
June 14th, 2012 at 10:40 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars gathered for their final mini-camp practice this afternoon and tried to finish it off on a strong note in front of a crowd of almost 900 fans.  ***PHOTO1*** - TE Marcedes Lewis and DT C.J. Mosely were back on the practice field today, although Clint Session was nowhere to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Quick Hits: Mandatory Mini-Camp Day 2 Notes
June 13th, 2012 at 6:18 PM
With the first public practice of the year in the books, we have a lot more information going around on the Twitterverse. So, we're going to go over pretty much every detail that we could find. Enjoy the information overload after the picture. ***PHOTO1*** - Bryan Anger had a solid performance today,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Quick Hits: Mandatory Mini-Camp Day 1 Notes
June 12th, 2012 at 8:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The biggest story of the day for the Jacksonville Jaguars was the fact that Maurice Jones-Drew was not at practice today, citing contract disputes as the reason. - Jaguars DE Aaron Morgan and OG Jason Spitz got into a bit of a scuffle during practice. - P Bryan Anger and WR...

Jacksonville Jaguars: Maurice Jones-Drew Decides to Hold Out of Mandatory Mini-Camp
June 12th, 2012 at 7:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars' star running back, Maurice Jones-Drew has decided to skip mandatory mini-camp, which started today for contract reasons. This isn't completely unexpected, as it has been well-known that Mojo has been unhappy with his contract for some time. We can respect that MJD is arguably the best running...

Jacksonville Jaguars RB Fred Taylor Inducted into ‘Pride of the Jaguars’
June 8th, 2012 at 1:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** With 11, 695 rushing yards as a Jaguar, we all know the former running back holds the record for the franchise in that category. These career numbers are 15th in NFL history, a stat I'm sure not a lot of people are aware of. Fred Taylor was always a bit...

A Quick Summary of Jaguars Justin Blackmon’s Press Conference
June 6th, 2012 at 2:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** It might be a little repetitive of Justin Blackmon's 2010 DUI, but Blackmon seemed to be pretty remorseful and apologetic today, as he should be. Here is a summary of what the rookie wide receiver had to say at today's press conference at EverBank: Took the chance today to apologize to...

Jacksonville Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon Pleads not Guilty; Court Date Set for July
June 4th, 2012 at 3:39 PM
Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon is on his way back to Jacksonville after his first court hearing was at 1:30 pm today. According to Vito Stellino of the Florida Times-Union, Blackmon plead not guilty to charges of DUI against him. ***PHOTO1***   Vito also says he is unlikely to serve any jail time. More details are...

Justin Blackmon’s DUI: Bonehead Decision, or Beginning of a Trend?
June 4th, 2012 at 1:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** As Michael Hall reported yesterday, Jaguars rookie WR Justin Blackmon was arrested in Oklahoma for an aggravated DUI charge. This has been a shock to Jaguar fans and beat writers for the team since the report was first made. Entering the draft, Blackmon had no real character concerns, although this DUI was...

Jacksonville Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon Arrested for Aggravated DUI
June 3rd, 2012 at 3:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jacksonville Jaguars 5th overall pick Justin Blackmon was arrested on Sunday morning in Stillwater, Oklahoma on an aggravated DUI charge. Blackmon was taken into custody at 3 am on Sunday morning with a BAC of about 0.24. Which is close to dangerous territory in terms of inebriation . He was...

Jaguars QB Blaine Gabbert Showing Leadership Qualities Early On
May 31st, 2012 at 6:28 PM
Leadership tends to be a characteristic not every football player possesses. I don't think it is one of those traits you can coach, it's either you have it or you don't. From day one, Jaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert has been a model citizen on and off the football field in the...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Seem to Think That RB Maurice Jones-Drew Has Lost a Step
May 31st, 2012 at 8:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** According Pete Prisco of CBS, the Jacksonvle Jaguars believe that RB Maurice Jones-Drew  has los a step, which could possibly be a central issue in Mojo's contract negotiations. However, I don't thnk that it should be much of an issue. He is 27 years old, he's barely a year removed...

Jacksonville Jaguars Offense to Increase in Complexity
May 28th, 2012 at 4:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Balance: Jaguars WR Lee Evans was a product under Head Coach Mike Mularkey in Buffalo between 2004-2005 where he had 9 touchdowns as a Bill. As a veteran, he knows the complexity of his offense that is currently being installed in Jacksonville's OTAs. Mularkey is known to have a balanced...

Jacksonville Jaguars QB Blaine Gabbert is Poised to Have a Big Second Year
May 25th, 2012 at 11:55 PM
With Matt predicting big things coming from Jacksonville Jaguars OG Will Rackley. I think it's fair to do a reaction story about the player who will likely make the biggest leap going into his second year: QB Blaine Gabbert. I'm not going to sugarcoat it, Gabbert played badly last year....

Could Jaguars G Will Rackley Break Out in Year Two?
May 25th, 2012 at 2:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** The learning curve from a Division II or Division III school into the NFL can be overwhelming for some college prospects. A lot of the time players don't pan out, because the talent at the NFL level is just too superior. Sometimes, it takes a couple years for these players...

Jacksonville Jaguars WRs Cecil Shorts and Kevin Elliott Could Be Pushing Mike Thomas Out
May 23rd, 2012 at 5:55 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars WR Mike Thomas seems to be in a bit of hot water according to Mark Long of the Associated Press. However, he also implied that WRs Cecil Shorts and Kevin Elliott impressed in camp. A 4th round pick in 2011, Shorts was coach's favorite going into the 2011...

Is Jacksonville Jaguars WR Mike Thomas Truly on the Bubble?
May 23rd, 2012 at 1:49 PM
As the Jacksonville Jaguars WR group has been reconstructed in the last few months, it's not hard to see there is much more talent than in 2011. With the additions of Justin Blackmon, Laurent Robinson, Lee Evans, one has to think the Jaguars will look to those three to make...

Jacksonville Jaguars Players Focusing on Community Work as OTAs Continue
May 21st, 2012 at 8:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** - 2012 5th round LB Brandon Marshall spoke to kids at Jacksonville's Sandalwood High School today. - Jacksonville Jaguars WR Mike Thomas is hosting a football camp at Jacksonville University on June 11th and 12th. You can sign up here.  - OTAs will resume tomorrow and they will run through Thursday. We...

Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew’s Contract Dispute Will not Have Any Noticeable Effects
May 20th, 2012 at 10:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** The biggest story dominating Jaguars news is the fact that team leader and face of the Jacksonville Jaguars franchise, Maurice Jones-Drew is not attending the voluntary OTAs. whichever side you support, you must realize that Mojo skipping the workouts will not affect his game. We all know how well he...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Offense Showing Signs of Improvement
May 18th, 2012 at 12:06 AM
***PHOTO1***  - Some of the defensiove veterans are already seeing the improvement on offense. Jacksonville Jaguars LB Clint Session has stated that the offense looked like the "Greatest Show on Turf" compared to 2011. LB Paul Posluszny has stated that 5th Overall pick, Justin Blackmon has looked like a stud so...