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Houston Texans WR Andre Johnson Declared Out for Sunday’s Game Against the Jacksonville Jaguars
October 29th, 2011 at 5:36 PM
The Houston Texans' offensive effort has taken a blow as star wide receiver Andre Johnson has been declared out for Sunday's game. This marks the 4th consecutive game that Johnson will miss due to a hamstring injury. So far, Johnson has played in 4 games and has 25 catches for...

WR Mike Sims-Walker’s Return to the Jacksonville Jaguars Could Mark the Turning Point of the Season
October 19th, 2011 at 9:35 PM
The Choppa City Juke is returning to Jacksonville. The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed Mike Sims-Walker after he was released from the Rams.  Looking at this situation, you might say, how good can he be if he was cut by the Rams? However,  this could be a turning point for the...

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...

Receiver Mike Sims-Walker Interested in Rejoining the Jacksonville Jaguars
October 18th, 2011 at 1:12 PM
Mike Sims-Walker might be close to rejoining the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1***   The 26-year-old receiver was cut by the St. Louis Rams on Monday and early signs indicate that he’ll be back in Jacksonville, which is where Sims-Walker played from his rookie season in 2008 through last year.   A source close to the situation...

Report: Jacksonville Jaguars not Interested in Trading for Brandon Lloyd
October 15th, 2011 at 8:17 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars are not expected to make a trade for Denver wide receiver Brandon Lloyd. Lloyd, who has 283 receiving yards in four games for the Broncos, has reportedly been placed on the trade block and has been linked to several different franchises, but the Jaguars do not seem to...

Simple Suggestions to Improve Jacksonville Jaguars’ Offense
October 14th, 2011 at 3:43 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have the worst offense in the NFL. No, that’s certainly not a news flash to Jacksonville fans who know all too well about their team’s offensive woes.    ***PHOTO1***   The ingredient that’s led to the Jaguars averaging a league-worse 270.6 yards of total offense per game and 11.8 point per game...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Extending Mike Thomas Early is a Good Move
October 8th, 2011 at 12:11 AM
Jacksonville Jaguars General Manager Gene Smith is making the right move by signing ascending young players. Nipping these contract negotiations in the bud is a good way to keep them from getting ugly, like the Desean Jackson and Chris Johnson situations. Plus, signing these players so early locks them in...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign ST Montell Owens and WR Mike Thomas to Contract Extensions
October 7th, 2011 at 11:13 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars have seem to be getting the messy contract negotiations over with before they start. Special Teams ace Montell Owens signed a 3-year contract extension and while the exact numbers are not clear, it is reasonable to assume that the deal is similar to the contract of fellow...

Jacksonville Jaguars Fall to New Orleans Saints 23-10
October 2nd, 2011 at 5:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Different opponent, similar deficiencies, same result for the Jacksonville Jaguars.     Jacksonville (1-3) fell to the New Orleans Saints (3-1) 23-10 on Sunday afternoon in thanks to a horrendously inefficient passing attack and second half meltdown from the offense.    That seems to be the story of the season for the Jaguars, who...

Marcedes Lewis, Other Injured Jacksonville Jaguars are Expected Back This Week
September 21st, 2011 at 3:33 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars were without several key players in their 32-3 loss to the New York Jets this past week, but should get a boost this weekend when multiple starters return from injury.  ***PHOTO1***   Tight end Marcedes Lewis, wide receiver Jason Hill and cornerback Derek Cox missed last week’s game due to...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut Jamar Newsome, Sign Chastin West from Green Bay Packers Practice Squad
September 20th, 2011 at 11:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** In a move that likely made my co-writer mourn, the Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to cut loose UCF alumnus Jamar Newsome in order to make room for Chastin West. Newsome, an undrafted free agent, had an impressive final preseason game in order to become one of the three undrafted rookies...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign WR Chastin West from Green Bay Packers Practice Squad
September 19th, 2011 at 12:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** As reported by Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville Jaguars GM Gene Smith wasted no time addressing the WR issues by signing WR Chastin West from the Green Bay Packers' practice squad. This move probably came as a bit of insurance since both Jason Hill and Kassim Osgood are...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Offense Needs to Become More Balanced in Order to Defeat the New York Jets
September 17th, 2011 at 1:02 AM
To defeat the decorated, albeit slightly overrated, New York Jets, the one-dimensional ground and pound offense is not going to work with the 3rd ranked rushing defense from a year ago. Jacksonville Jaguars QB Luke McCown will have to throw that ball if he wants to stay in a starting role...

Jacksonville Jaguars Wide Receiver Jason Hill Says New York Jets are Overrated
September 15th, 2011 at 10:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Jason Hill is giving the New York Jets some serious bulletin-board material.    The problem is he may not even play to back it up at New York this Sunday.    Hill said the Jets’ success the past few years has been overblown because they are in the country’s largest...

Season Preview: Five Jacksonville Jaguars That Will Surprise You During the Regular Season
September 9th, 2011 at 10:57 PM
Every year, there is the guy that nobody sees coming. On offense, they are the guys that you never see picked in fantasy leagues and by the time they emerge, they're gone, free to put up massive points against your fantasy team. Yeah, it's a bit late, but you might...

Updated Jacksonville Jaguars Confidence Ratings: Offense
September 8th, 2011 at 12:04 PM
  Jaguars 101 began revealing its position-by-position confidence ratings in July.   ***PHOTO1***   It was a simple system. Analyze the Jacksonville Jaguars roster and break it down by depth, overall talent, potential, injury questions and track record.   After viewing all of those factors Jaguars 101 gave each position a rating of 1-10 with one being...

Game Preview: Jacksonville Jaguars Host St. Louis Rams on Thursday
September 1st, 2011 at 12:04 AM
So here it is, the final game of the preseason. The Jacksonville Jaguars are coming off a discouraging 35-32 overtime loss to the Buffalo Bills on Friday and will be looking for far more effort from their starters all the way down to the end of their bench.  ***PHOTO1*** This is the time...

Jacksonville Jaguars WR Mike Thomas Has the Look of a Go-To Wide Receiver
August 31st, 2011 at 5:53 PM
I decided to take a look at the third preseason game with fresh eyes, so to speak and I didn't feel as bad about the performance of the Jacksonville Jaguars as they faced the Buffalo Bills. When you take the immediate emotion out of the mix when watching a game,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut Three Players on Monday, Will Cut Two More by Tuesday Afternoon
August 29th, 2011 at 7:34 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars released three players on Monday.   ***PHOTO1***   The team let go of veteran quarterback Todd Bouman, who was in his sixth stint with the Jaguars in the past four years, as well as linebacker Gerris Wilkerson, and FIU wide receiver Greg Ellingson.  This puts the team’s roster to 82.   Expect for...

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...