JAGUARS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Troy Williamson says it wasn’t his eyes, it was his head

The Vikings tried everything to tap into the potential they saw in wide receiver Troy Williamson. When you draft a guy seventh overall in 2005, that’s what you do. But after watching him struggle to catch the ball, the Vikings decided he had depth-perception problems, and he had special exercises prescribed to try to fix…
Via Pro Football Talk
4 hours ago

Top five defenses the Jacksonville Jaguars will face in 2016

As the Jacksonville Jaguars prepare for the 2016 NFL season, there are many people around the league who are expecting big things. The secret is out. Jacksonville is destined for great things in 2016. Although there is plenty of reason for the hype, there are still many things that must go right for the Jaguars. As we get ready to enter July, things seem to be going great so far...
Via EndZoneScore
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars announce 11 training camp dates open to fans

The Jaguars announced Tuesday they will have 11 open practices during this summer’s training camp. The rookies and quarterbacks report on July 25 and the veterans two days later. Open practices — admission is free — will be July 29-31 and Aug. 2-4, 8-9 and 17-18. Practices on those days will be from 10 a.m. to 12:20 p.m. and the gates will open to fans at 9:30 a.m. read more
Via Ultimate Jaguars
11 hours ago

Attorney says Dan Skuta arrested 'for something that didn't happen'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The attorney for Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Dan Skuta says his client was arrested in Orlando "for something that simply did not happen."Skuta was arrested early June 19 on a battery charge for allegedly pushing a woman's face and causing her head to hit a glass window. According to Orlando Police, Skuta had alcohol on his breath and bloodshot eyes...
Via Associated Press
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Vikings’ WR wanted to fight coach Brad Childress

To say that former Minnesota Vikings receiver Troy Williamson and head coach Brad Childress did not get along would be an understatement. In his final season with the Vikings, Williamson’s grandmother died. When the receiver left the team for the funeral, Childress took a game check away from the player. The situation got so bad that Williamson reportedly said that he wanted...
Via Sportsnaut
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Telvin Smith is a top-10 outside linebacker

With all the new additions made on the defensive side, it’s easy to forget the Jacksonville Jaguars have one of the best young linebackers in football. When it’s all said and done, we’ll probably look back at the 2014 NFL Draft as the turning point for the Jacksonville Jaguars and their ascension to relevance. The […] Telvin Smith is a top-10 outside linebacker - Black and...
Via Black & Teal
18 hours ago

Jaguars announce open training camp practices

The Jaguars have announced portions of their training camp schedule and it includes 11 practices that will be open to fans: REPORTING DATES July 25: Rookies and quarterbacks. July 27: Veterans. OPEN PRACTICES July 29, 30 and 31 and Aug. 2, 3, 4, 8 and 9. Aug. 5: Intra-squad scrimmage inside EverBank Field (To be announced but it will be at night.) Aug. 17-18: Two days of practices...
Via Ultimate Jaguars
19 hours ago

Healthy again, Jaguars OT Josh Wells focused on finer details of position

Hit your land mark, hit your land mark, hit your land mark. Throw your hands, throw your hands, throw your hands. Finish. When Jaguars offensive tackle Josh Wells stepped to the line of scrimmage during organized team activities and minicamp this month, those were some of the key phrases he concentrated on as a reminder of his responsibilities on each play. read more
Via Ultimate Jaguars
19 hours ago

Jaguars announce 2016 Training Camp schedule

More than 10 practices will be open to public
Via Jaguars.com
19 hours ago

Jaguars LB Dan Skuta arrested for battery

Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Dan Skuta is making headlines for the wrong reasons this week. A Jacksonville TV station, CBS 47, reported that Skuta was arrested in the early-morning hours of June 19 on misdemeanor battery charges. Skuta allegedly got violent with a woman who rebuffed his advances. According to the police report, a friend of the victim approached police about a...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Who has the most cap friendly contract on Jaguars?

Do you think any other Jaguars player has a more cap friendly contract than Kelvin Beachum? The Jacksonville Jaguars have the most cap space in the NFL right now, even after big contracts to Malik Jackson and Allen Hurns handed out over the past few months... and that's largely due to some very, very cap friendly deals that general manager Dave Caldwell has been able to sign with...
Via Big Cat Country
1 day ago

Kelvin Beachum could turn out to be biggest steal of free agency

Thanks to some savvy contract structuring, the Jaguars may have stumbled into an enormous bargain with free agent signing Kelvin Beachum. When Jacksonville Jaguars general manager David Caldwell made offensive lineman Luke Joeckel the second pick of the 2013 NFL Draft, he was hoping the prospect out of Texas A&M would develop into a franchise […] Kelvin Beachum could turn out...
Via Black & Teal
1 day ago

Report: Jags LB Dan Skuta arrested on assault charge

Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Dan Skuta was arrested on June 19 after allegedly pushing a woman’s head into a building window in Orlando, Fla. Per Mike Kaye of WTLV, Skuta is being charged with misdemeanor assault. He posted a $500 bond on June 20 and is scheduled to be back in court on July 20. The incident occurred when Skuta became angry that the alleged victim would not...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars defensive assistant Monte Kiffin selected as PFWA’s Dr. Z Award Winner

Kiffin joins Denver’s Wade Phillips as part of the Class of 2016 for the Paul “Dr. Z” Zimmerman Award
Via Jaguars.com
1 day ago

Is Jacksonville Jaguars HC Gus Bradley on the hot seat?

Three years ago, the Jacksonville Jaguars had just fired head coach Mike Mularkey after a dissapointing 2-14 season. Mularkey only lasted one year as the coach after taking over for interim head coach Mel Tucker to start the 2012 campaign. With Mularkey (and GM Gene Smith) out the door, Jacksonville’s new owner Shad Khan was free to mold the organization however he saw fit. Khan...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

AFC Notes: Broncos, Emmanuel Sanders, Jaguars & Patriots

Broncos Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders mentioned that his contract situation really isn’t weighing on him. “I don’t think it weighs on me,” Sanders said, via the Denver Post. “I think it weighs on other people and then they talk about [it] and it’s like, ‘All right, you’re trying to put the weight on me.’ If I could just keep my ears closed and not listen to the noise...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars: Expectations for Jalen Ramsey in 2016

Last year, the Jacksonville Jaguars struggled on the defensive side of the ball. Especially in the secondary. Fear not, the Jaguars made plenty of moves to improve the unit this off-season. Selecting Florida State University corner back Jalen Ramsey with the fifth overall pick in the draft was arguably the best move of the off-season. Before the draft, many scouts admitted that...
Via EndZoneScore
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars: The case of Nick Marshall

During his time at the University of Auburn, Nick Marshall was one of the most electric quarterbacks in all of college football. So electric and athletic that when he was told he didn’t stand a chance as a quarterback in the league, he decided to enter the NFL as a corner back. Hype surrounded Marshall as he left Auburn and entered the 2015 NFL Draft. After going undrafted, he...
Via EndZoneScore
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars' DE Ngakoue, a 3rd-round pick, signs rookie contract

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue, a third-round draft pick from Maryland, has signed his rookie contract. Ngakoue signed the four-year deal Tuesday, becoming the final member of the team's seven-man draft class to sign. Ngakoue is guaranteed a minimum of $540,000 in annual salary with a minimum signing bonus of $856,000. The 69th overall...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars running academy for prospects in Europe

The Jacksonville Jaguars fully understand that they have an opportunity to expand their market to across the pond. That’s been made possible by the team being selected to play an annual game in London. Owner Shahid Khan has made no bones about it. He plans on doing what he can to corner this market for his team. Heck, rumors had even persisted in the past that the Jaguars may...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting Jacksonville Jaguars OLB Tyrone Holmes

Today we’ll start looking at the Jacksonville Jaguars’ late-round picks in the 2016 NFL Draft, starting with the University of Montana’s Tyrone Holmes. The Jaguars see their sixth-round pick playing the LEO pass rusher role on their defense in 2016 and beyond, which will be great for the former Grizzly who showed a penchant for getting after the quarterback in college. Measurables...
Via isportsweb.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars receiver Allen Hurns is allergic to grass

Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Allen Hurns has a rather unique problem: he’s allergic to grass. An NFL player allergic to grass sounds like a huge problem, but for Hurns, it’s more of a nuisance. When his skin makes contact with grass, he has rashes and breakouts that vary in severity. “Sometimes I break out. Sometimes I don’t,” Hurns said, via ESPN’s Mike DiRocco...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss
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