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In a String of Roster Moves, the Jaguars Place Kevin Haslam on IR, Sign K Sam Swank and OT Rob McGill
August 9th, 2011 at 6:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** It is a busy Tuesday for the Jacksonville Jaguars as they make a few roster moves in order to prepare for the first preseason game on Thursday. As you may have heard earlier, Kevin Haslam was injured during the Jaguars scrimmage. He has now been put on injured reserve and...

Jacksonville Jaguars Use Tractor Beam, Sign Quarterback Todd Bouman (Again)
August 9th, 2011 at 5:05 PM
Some use the expression “going back to the well” when referring to a repetitive reliance on something faithful and consistent.  ***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars call it going back to the tractor.   Well the Jaguars have again gone back to the tractor, as the team signed 39 year old quarterback Todd Bouman on...

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...

Game Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars Take on New England Patriots on Thursday
August 8th, 2011 at 8:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars will begin the exhibition portion of their season as they up north to play the New England Patriots.  Here are some key facts you should know about the contest:   Who: Jacksonville Jaguars at the New England Patriots   When: Thursday, 7:30 p.m.    Where: Gillette Stadium, Boston (Mass.)    TV: CBS Team Storylines    Jacksonville: With starting quarterback...

Report: Jacksonville Jaguars Starting Quarterback David Garrard to Miss Thursday’s Game Versus at New England
August 8th, 2011 at 12:54 PM
David Garrard likely won’t play against the New England Patriots on Thursday in the Jacksonville Jaguars’ first preseason game.   ***PHOTO1***    The incumbent starting quarterback hurt his back during practice this past Thursday and missed the Jaguars’ first team scrimmage on Saturday.    It looks like the injury will cause him to miss a little...

With David Garrard Out, Blaine Gabbert Has Chance to Make Immediate Impact with the Jacksonville Jaguars
August 6th, 2011 at 1:34 PM
Rookie Blaine Gabbert is expected to take over as the Jacksonville Jaguars’ franchise quarterback.  It's more of a matter of when than if. Will it be towards the middle of the 2011 season? Or at the end of the year? Maybe by the start of next year?    Try now.    ***PHOTO1***   With starting quarterback David...

Jacksonville Jaguars Quarterback David Garrard Leaves Thursday Practice with Minor Back Injury
August 4th, 2011 at 9:55 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars starting quarterback David Garrard left Thursday's practice early with an apparent back injury.  Jacksonville Jaguars starting quarterback David Garrard looks on from the bench during 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)   He left...

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...

Blaine Gabbert Will Take First-Team Reps for the Jacksonville Jaguars This Preseason
August 2nd, 2011 at 10:39 PM
Rookie quarterback Blaine Gabbert is expected to take snaps with the first-team offense in exhibition games this season. Missouri Tigers quarterback Blaine Gabbert runs onto the field for a game against the Oklahoma Sooners at Faurot Field in Columbia, Missouri on October 23, 2010. UPI/Bill Greenblatt   The Jacksonville Jaguars selected the Missouri...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles: PM Training Camp 8/1/2011
August 2nd, 2011 at 11:58 AM
  It was just another night at Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp. There were a bunch of individual drills today, especially with the defensive backs, but it felt like a great evening to play some football. Let's get to the details. ***PHOTO1*** Offense David Garrard looked decent through the practice, but his trademark inconsistency is...

Jaguars 101′s Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Guide
July 30th, 2011 at 1:07 AM
It should be an extremely entertaining 2011 training camp for the Jacksonville Jaguars. From mysterious car wrecks, to rookie saviors dazzling fans with just one completion, it’s been a fun start anyways.   Jaguars 101 would like to guide Jacksonville fans on what to expect the rest of camp with its Training Camp...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles: Blaine Gabbert Arrives in Training Camp
July 29th, 2011 at 12:31 AM
The Blaine Train has made his first stop in the Jaguars' first PM training camp. With cleats in hand, Blaine Gabbert received a standing ovation from the large crowd as he arrived on the training camp practice field, and why not? He's the future face of the franchise and it...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Top Pick Blaine Gabbert
July 28th, 2011 at 8:01 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars were able to get a deal done with rookie quarterback Blaine Gabbert, just in time for him to practice with the team this evening at the Jaguars' first evening session of training camp. Quarterback Blaine Gabbert stands with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after being selected as the 10th...

All Aboard the Blaine Train: An Analysis of Jacksonville Jaguars QB, Blaine Gabbert
July 25th, 2011 at 9:05 AM
Writing about QBs is easy story fodder. When things are boring in the offseason, you can always spark some buzz with an article about a QB, especially a new one. Therefore, since the lockout is extended for a few more days (feel free to make a collective groan), I decided...

Was It a “$100 Million Mistake” for The Jacksonville Jaguars to not Sign Michael Vick?
July 10th, 2011 at 11:23 PM
Michael Vick has had his fair share of nicknames, Mike, Ron Mexico and Ookie being the most notable. Now the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback has a new title, in Jacksonville anyways: the “$100 Million Mistake.” Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick throws a pass against the Green Bay Packers in the second quarter of...

Jacksonville Jaguars Quarterback David Garrard Lacks Drive
July 7th, 2011 at 10:15 PM
Mike Lombardi of the NFL Network feels that Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback David Garrard does not have a commitment to excellence.    Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback David Garrard is hit by New England Patriots linebacker Tully Banta-Cain (rear) in the second quarter of their NFL football game in Foxborough, Massachusetts December 27, 2009. REUTERS/Brian...

Jacksonville Jaguars Confidence Rating (Pre-Free Agency): Quarterback
July 4th, 2011 at 10:18 PM
How should Jacksonville Jaguars fans feel about their 2011 team?    Obviously things will change when free agency starts, but I would like to take some time and analyze Jacksonville’s roster as it is currently constructed.  Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback David Garrard encourages the crowd during the second half of their NFL football game...

Reading Between the Lines: More Hints That the Jacksonville Jaguars Will Start Rookie Quarterback Blaine Gabbert
June 28th, 2011 at 3:06 PM
On the surface it looks like the Jacksonville Jaguars have the right idea when it comes to developing rookie quarterback Blaine Gabbert. Bring him along slowly, don’t ruin his confidence and let veteran starter David Garrard show the new kid the ropes. Sounds great, right?  Missouri Tigers quarterback Blaine Gabbert runs onto...

Jacksonville Jaguars’ Maurice Jones-Drew Needs to Be Careful Picking Sides in Quarterback Battle
June 21st, 2011 at 7:52 PM
Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew has a tendency to speak his mind. He’s usually funny, insightful and straightforward. It’s a large reason why he’s popular around the NFL. But maybe Jones-Drew needs to take a break from being so upfront for a while. Jacksonville Jaguars Maurice Jones-Drew looks to the sideline as...

Jacksonville Jaguars QB Blaine Gabbert Should Not Start as a Rookie
June 7th, 2011 at 10:17 AM
Be careful what you wish for Jaguars fans. There’s been a lot of message board hoopla about first-round draft pick Blaine Gabbert taking over as the Jacksonville Jaguars’ starting quarterback this year. Quarterback Blaine Gabbert stands with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after being selected as the 10th overall pick by the Jacksonville...