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Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew’s Return is not Surprising
September 3rd, 2012 at 7:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** After an frustingly prolonged holdout of 38 days, Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew has finally arrived at camp. It isn't too surprising to see, though seeing as he had no leverage. His support base was shrinking rapidly, his backup, Rashad Jennings was playing very well during the preseason,  and the...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign RB Keith Totson, Waive TE Gijon Robinson
August 2nd, 2012 at 9:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars tweaked their roster today by signing RB Keith Totson and releasing TE Gijon Robinson. Totson was an undrafted free agent in 1010 that spent a year with the Rams until he was cut just before the 2011 season. He has experience with RB coach Sylvester Croom. Gijon...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign FB Will Ta’ufo’ou
July 28th, 2012 at 7:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have further bolstered their roster by signing another fullback to replace the recently departed Naufahu Tahi. Ta'ufo'ou.is a fourth year player out of Cal . He has bounced around the league with stints as a member of the Chicago Bears and Cleveland Browns, but he has not...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles 2012: Day Two
July 27th, 2012 at 10:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars placed six players on the PUP (Physically Unable to Perform) List: John Chick, Zach Miller, Clint Session, Uche Nwaneri,  Cameron Bradfield, and Terrance Knighton. Most of the players are on the list for precautionary reasons such as with Knighton's eye and Clint Session's head, which is...

Jacksonville Jaguars Training Camp Chronicles 2012: Day 1 Recap
July 26th, 2012 at 10:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** - The main story for today is the absence of RB Maurice Jones-Drew from the first day of training camp. He isn't happy with his contract and  according to various sources, he is not very happy with the Jaguars for not giving him a new contract. Still, nothing official has...

Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew Ranks #12 on NFL Network’s Top 100 Player List
June 21st, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1***   "He's short, but he's not little." – James Farrior, Steelers Linebacker Earlier in the week I wrote an article previewing Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew and his ranking in NFL Network's Top 100 players list. It turns out, he was ranked a lot higher than #30 last year. For those who missed out...

Jaguars Jones-Drew to Be Ranked 20-11 on NFL Network’s Top 100 Players List
June 18th, 2012 at 9:53 PM
For those who have NFL Network, this will surely be an interest to you. NFL Network has been counting down players week-by-week in a list of the Top 100 from last year. No Jaguars have been mentioned yet, but now the wait is over. According to Tania Ganguli of the Florida...

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...

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 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...

Jacksonville Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton Recovering Faster than Usual
May 16th, 2012 at 9:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** - Jacksonville Jaguars DT Terrance Knighton has recovered from his Easter surgery with considerable speed. He was treated after a nightclub incident where he was smacked over the head with a vodka bottle, causing alcohol and glass to get into his eye. He has participated in OTAs and he is...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign LB Joshua Jones, Waive RB Joe Banyard
May 15th, 2012 at 10:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to tweak their roster one more time before OTAs by signing Elon LB Joshua Jones, who worked out with the other rookies in mini-camp last week and obviously caught the eye of the coaches.  To make room on the roster, the Jaguars waived RB Joe...

The Jacksonville Jaguars are Starting to Prepare for OTAs
May 14th, 2012 at 10:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** Many of the rookies for the Jacksonville Jaguars are heading back to work on Monday as they start their conditioning workouts. They will be joined by the veterans on Tuesday for the start of OTAs.  This will be a three-day mini-camp that will run through Thursday. Most of the players...

Former Jacksonville Jaguars Landing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Carolina Panthers
May 8th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** -  Former Jacksonville Jaguars WR Tiquan Underwood has signed with the Tampa Bay Bucs. Former Punter Nick Harris has landed with the Carolina Panthers. - DT Terrance Knighton has finally recuperated to the point where he is able to start lifting weights again. That is a very positive sign of progress.  -...

Which Jacksonville Jaguars Compare to Superheroes?
May 5th, 2012 at 3:31 PM
Since everybody is into the superhero craze with the Avengers movie coming out, we will have a bit of fun and compare some of our favorite Jaguars to some of our favorite superpowered crimefighters. ***PHOTO1*** 7. WR Mike Thomas is The Flash Thomas has blazing 4.30 speed, he's a bit underappreciated around here,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
May 2nd, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** -  The  Jacksonville Jaguars signed RB Jalen Parmele. He played 24 games for the Baltimore Ravens since being drafted in the 6th round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He has 7 career carries for 44 yards.He will probably be a camp body that won't last past the second round of...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Waive RB Deji Karim and Five Other Players
April 27th, 2012 at 12:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to clear some more roster room by cutting ties with 6 players: RB Deji Karim, LB JoJo Dickson, DE Jammie Kirlew, LB Stephen Franklin, K Sam Swank, and DB Trumaine McBride. Many of these players were either training camp holdovers or late-season pickups. However, what...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 25th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars also talked to Northern Colorado running back Raymond Carter. Carter, like his teammate Lee Barbasz, is projected to be undrafted. He has pretty good size for a running back at 6-0, 217 and he transferred to Northern Colorado from UCLA in 2009. -  It seems that Bill...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 20th, 2012 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** -  Yesterday was a rainy day, so the Jaguars were practicing inside of the facility. Head coach Mike Mularkey is in favor of adding a practice bubble which would make rainy days obsolete. -  It seems that backup RB Rashad Jennings has worked out extensively during his time on IR. He...