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Jacksonvile Jaguars Sign P Bryan Anger
July 25th, 2012 at 8:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have finally cemented a deal with their future All-Pro punter, Bryan Anger last night. Terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed, but he will be on time for when training camp starts on July 26th. Anger was selected by the Jaguars in the third round...

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...

New Poll: Which 2012 Draft Pick for the Jacksonville Jaguars Excites You the Most?
May 6th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
Now that the Draft is over and the grades are in, we want to know which of the 2012 NFL Draft picks for the Jacksonville Jaguars excite you the most.  [poll id="14"] 1. WR Justin Blackmon  This talented receiver from Oklahoma State was considered as the best receiver in the draft. He gives...

2012 Jacksonville Jaguars NFL Draft Grades
May 4th, 2012 at 9:16 PM
The time has come to grade the 2012 NFL Draft of the Jacksonville Jaguars. We have sat back and analyzed, poked, prodded, guessed, and second guessed the picks and now we have finally assigned the grades. So, without further ado, let's get this thing started. ***PHOTO1*** 1. WR Justin Blackmon, 5th Overall Justin...

Jacksonville Jaguars GM Gene Smith is not Completely Wrong in Drafting Punter Bryan Anger
May 1st, 2012 at 1:30 PM
Now that everyone has had time to simmer after GM Gene Smith decided to take a punter in the third round, we will  provide a rational explanation as to why the Jaguars needed a punter. Let's get this out of the way: I DO NOT condone taking a punter in...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Select P Bryan Anger with the 70th Overall Pick
April 27th, 2012 at 10:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** Well, the Jaguars decided to foprtify their special teams unit with the addition of California punter Bryan Anger. He is the highest drafted punter since Todd Sauerbrun in 1995. While the pick is surprising, upon further inspection this pick does make sense. The Jaguars were ranked 31st in the league...

Jacksonville Jaguars Resign Punter Nick Harris
March 13th, 2012 at 2:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to resign punter Nick Harris as reported by Tania Ganguli. Harris came in around the middle of last season, taking over for the special teams disaster that was Matt Turk. He filled in pretty well, possessing a strong leg that could launch the ball 50...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Punter Spencer Lanning
January 5th, 2012 at 11:28 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars don't seem to be wasting time this offseason. Spencer Lanning was a part of the Chicago Bears during the preseason. From his stats, he seems to have a strong leg, averaging 48.5 yards per punt during the preseason  ***PHOTO1*** This is probably an insurance signing. If Nick Harris leaves...

Jaguars 101 Jacksonville Jaguars Mid-Season Awards: Biggest Meltdown
November 7th, 2011 at 7:08 PM
You can't start the season 2-6 without a couple of meltdowns and the Jacksonville Jaguars have had several forgettable meltdowns. ***PHOTO1*** Below is the list of nominees for the top meltdowns in an individual game this season. We're looking for just one game, on humongous meltdown.  Nominees for Biggest Meltdown -Luke McCown Vs. the New...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut P Matt Turk, Sign P Nick Harris
October 12th, 2011 at 12:11 AM
It seems that Matt Turk has finally met the turk. The Jacksonville Jaguars have parted ways with Matt Turk and signed punter Nick Harris. Turk has fallen out of the good graces of the Jaguars fanbase after failing to perform in critical punt situations in two out of the past...

The Jacksonville Jaguars Already Seem Ready to Replace P Matt Turk
October 10th, 2011 at 9:42 PM
According to ESPN's Paul Kuharsky, the Jacksonville Jaguars are wasting little time to to replace the struggling Matt Turk.  The Jags are inviting punters to Jacksonville on Tuesday for workouts, which probably means the end for Turks's short, yet painful tenure in Jacksonville. ***PHOTO1*** Matt Turk was one of the major free...

Jacksonville Jaguars Fall to Cincinnati Bengals 30-20
October 9th, 2011 at 4:52 PM
A rickety, old leg cost the Jacksonville Jaguars dearly in their 30-20 loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. ***PHOTO1***   Veteran Matt Turk’s atrocious punting performance put the Bengals (3-2) in phenomenal scoring positions. That combined with another mundane offensive performance pushed the Jaguars to 1-4 on the year.   Turk, 41, punted the ball seven...

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Week 1: Tennessee Titans V. Jacksonville Jaguars
September 11th, 2011 at 10:57 PM
This will be a fairly positive Good, Bad, and Ugly as the Jacksonville Jaguars defeated the Tennessee Titans 16-14. ***PHOTO1*** The Good The defense, namely the front seven, was a force to be reckoned with, holding Chris Johnson to only 24 yards and forcing Matt Hasselbeck into making many mistakes. If the defensive...

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Jacksonville Jaguars/Buffalo Bills Preseason Game
August 27th, 2011 at 11:46 PM
It was a tale of two halves as the Jacksonville Jaguars lost to the Buffalo Bills 35-32 in overtime. It's time to start the music and get this crazy article started. ***PHOTO1*** The Good Matt Turk: His punts seemed to be flying pretty far today. Even his bad punt had a good bounce...

Jacksonville Jaguars Cut Five Players to Reduce Roster to 85; Includes 2009 NFL Draft Pick Tiquan Underwood
August 25th, 2011 at 12:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** Across the NFL, each team is trying to evaluate their talent and preparing to trim their rosters from 90 players to 80 players by next Tuesday at 4 p.m. As reported by Jaguars Insider, The Jacksonville Jaguars made their first round of cuts Thursday, cutting loose five players to trim...

Brian Saunders Cut, Durant Brooks Signed to the Roster
August 5th, 2011 at 9:40 PM
  In seemingly eternal search for a punter to replace Adam Podlesh, the Jacksonville Jaguars have decided to replace Brian Saunders, the undrafted free agent from Virginia Tech, with Durant Brooks, who was drafted in the 6th round by the Washington Redskins in the 2008 NFL Draft, Brian Saunders was signed July...

Jacksonville Jaguars Sign Punter Matt Turk and Defensive Back Drew Coleman
July 29th, 2011 at 8:13 PM
The free agent frenzy that has been the Jacksonville Jaguars' offseason continued today as the Jaguars reportedly signed punter Matt Turk and  defensive back Drew Coleman. This news has been somewhat shadowed by the addition of safety Dawan Landry, but Turk and Coleman will serve their purpose.  Houston Texans kicker Neil Rackers (4)...

With Adam Podlesh Gone, Jacksonville Jaguars Need a New Punter
July 28th, 2011 at 12:32 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars' starting punter, Adam Podlesh, has reportedly agreed to a deal with the Chicago Bears, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.  Jacksonville Jaguars end Zach Miller (86) and kick holder Adam Podlesh (3) rush to congratulate place kicker Josh Scobee (10) after he kicked a field goal to...

Being Special: Who are the X-Factors on the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Special Teams
July 23rd, 2011 at 8:54 PM
  Ah, special teams, the true X-Factors of football. Always underappreciated, always overlooked, and always highly criticized when something goes wrong. This will be mini X-Factor article to finish up this series. Now that this is done with, let's get this party started. ***PHOTO1***   The first X-Factor of Special Teams is Deji Karim....