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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...

New York Giants Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: 10 Players to Watch
August 10th, 2012 at 11:06 AM
After a 6 month hiatus from the gloriousness that is football, it is finally back and there is no better way to start the Mike Mularkey era than a matchup with former Jaguars coach Tom Coughlin. As dozens of players begin fighting for their professional lives tonight, here are 10...

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...

Five Stories to Follow as the Jacksonville Jaguars Begin Training Camp
July 26th, 2012 at 7:00 AM
With the Jacksonville Jaguars starting Training Camp practices today, we at Jaguars 101 figured that we would break down five stories to follow as you sit on those Florida Blue Practice Field bleachers in the 95-degree heat. Enjoy. ***PHOTO1*** 5. How Does Eben Britton Look? Eben Britton's absence was felt immensely last season...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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 21st, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The Jacksonville Jaguars were spoted at Oklahoma State S Markelle Martin's Pro Day. He is a rangy safety that is a third or fourth round prospect. He was initially unable to work out at Oklahoma State's original pro day due to a knee surgery. - Mike Mularkey has stated that...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 17th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - The players went through their physicals on Monday since minicamp starts today. Josh Scobee won't be attending and he will not be back until he signs a contract or a franchise tender. Maurice Jones-Drew likely won't attend either so soon after his wedding, but nothing is official yet in...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 3rd, 2012 at 11:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Offseason workouts started on Monday morning and recently signed punter Spencer Lanning was the first person in the building. Most of the Jaguars' free agent signings and resignings were in the building early as well. And for those wondering, QBs Blaine Gabbert and Chad Henne were in the building...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
April 2nd, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Offseason workouts start tomorrow for the Jacksonville Jaguars and it looks like most of the players will be there, including recently signed free agent WR Laurent Robinson. I wouldn't read too much into it, but it is good that  he is starting to put the work in early. Others,...

Jacksonville Jaguars Football Rumors and Updates
March 30th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** - Jacksonville Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew has progressed to the second round of voting for the next Madden cover. He defeated the Oakland Raiders' Sebastian Janikowski  and he now has to go up against San Fraciso 49ers LB Patrick Willis. If you don't really believe in the Madden curse and...

The Jacksonville Jaguars are not Far from the Super Bowl
February 5th, 2012 at 5:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** We're a couple hours away from the kickoff of the Super Bowl and I cannot help but think that the Jaguars are not as far away from the Super Bowl as we think. I could point to the Jags beating the Ravens, who were a drop and a shank away...

An Analysis of Major Needs for the Jacksonville Jaguars During the Offseason
February 1st, 2012 at 11:07 PM
Going into this offseason, the Jaguars have some needs to fill in te draft and during free agency. This time, we're going to go over the major needs that need to addressed. ***PHOTO1*** 1.  #1 Receiver A  legit #1 go-to receiver is sorely need by the Jaguars. Let's face it, when Blaine Gabbert...

Jacksonville Jaguars Have Serious Problems Dropping the Ball
January 29th, 2012 at 4:50 PM
Yes, I know this was obvious problem throughout the year, but I have stats to back it up. Since the season ended, I decided to look at every game throughout the year, and counted every drop. By drop, I mean that the receiver had a fair chance at catching the...