Jaguars Rumors & News

  • Jaguars Head Coach Doug Marrone wants his players to recognize the importance of Memorial Day

    First Coast News "Following a week of organized team activities, Jaguars Head Coach Doug Marrone asked his players to take a moment to reflect on the importance of Memorial Day Marrone tries to teach his players about the importance of the day. He believes it's the right thing to do. "Everywhere I’ve been for..." May 29

  • Dante Fowler on taking big jump this season: I think it will happen

    Pro Football Talk "Defensive end Dante Fowler’s rookie season ended at Jaguars rookie minicamp when he tore his ACL and the 2016 season saw him record four sacks while finding his way in the NFL. That’s not quite what the Jaguars were hoping for when they made Fowler a first-round pick in 2015, but it may have..." May 28

  • Jaguars wide receiver Allen Hurns hoping to return to form after injury-shortened 2016 season

    Jacksonville Times-Union "On Friday, Jaguars receivers Allen Hurns and Allen Robinson were a few feet apart, pushing each other during a drill. Robinson made a quick cut before catching a pass effortlessly and Hurns soon followed in a burst of speed, before cutting left and stretching out his hands before easily..." May 27

  • Jaguars’ Myles Jack says veteran Paul Posluszny continues to be a tremendous help

    Jacksonville Times-Union "In April, Myles Jack didn’t know what kind of reaction he was going to get from veteran Paul Posluszny after the Jaguars announced he would be taking over his position as the team’s every down, starting middle linebacker. He presumed that it could be weird, considering he was taking the spot..." May 26

  • NFL continues to punish top assistant coaches

    ALL 22 "There are probably a lot of disappointed assistant coaches around the NFL this week. At the beginning of the week, there was a sense of joy and triumph amongst them. However, that elation and satisfaction has been tabled. On Tuesday, when the NFL owners met in Chicago for their annual May..." May 26

  • Buccaneers, Jaguars to hold joint practices in August

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars and Buccaneers will be spending some practice time together for the second straight year. The teams announced on Thursday that they will spend two days practicing together in Jacksonville this summer. They will practice on August 14 and 15 before facing off in a preseason game at..." May 25

  • Jaguars plan on easing Leonard Fournette, Cam Robinson into lineup

    ESPN "On the first day of organized team activities, the Jacksonville Jaguars' top two draft picks didn’t take snaps with the first team -- during the portion that was open to the media, at least. Don’t read much into that, though. Coach Doug Marrone’s plan all along was to work them in..." May 25

  • Julius Thomas says he’s a ‘better person’ after down years in Jacksonville

    The Sports Daily "In terms of character, it’s a safe bet there have been worse people playing in the NFL than Julius Thomas. But the new Dolphins tight end said that while his statistics regressed during his two years in Jacksonville, his personality improved. “I became a much, much better person in the last..." May 25

  • Blake Bortles discovers 'if you don't turn the ball over, you'll win football games'

    First Coast News "Jaguars football executive Tom Coughlin has been a guiding force both on and off the field this offseason. He was influential when it came filling out the coaching staff. He has also been a source of knowledge for players and coaches on the practice field. Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles..." May 25

  • Branden Albert not expected to be at Jags OTAs

    Pro Football Talk "It looks like the wait for tackle Branden Albert to report for work with the Jaguars will continue. There was word last week that the Jaguars and Albert have reopened communications after coach Doug Marrone said earlier in the offseason that the veteran acquired in a trade with the Dolphins had..." May 23

  • Jaguars sign two cornerbacks, place Bryan Walters on IR

    Jacksonville Times-Union "The Jaguars’ roster is at back the maximum 90 players after the team signed cornerbacks Brian Dixon and Tyler Patmon and placed receiver Bryan Walters on injured reserve. Dixon and Patmon are expected to participate in Tuesday’s opening organized team activity. Walters recently sustained a..." May 23

  • Jaguars, Patriots to practice together in preseason

    Pro Football Talk "The stakes won’t be the same as the two times they met in the Super Bowl, but Tom Coughlin and Bill Belichick will have their teams on the same field again this summer. Discussions about joint practices leading up to the preseason game between the Jaguars and Patriots on August 10 have resulted..." May 23

  • Branden Albert Looking For Similar Deal To Russell Okung Or Andrew Whitworth

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport reports that Jaguars OT Branden Albert isn’t expected to be on the field today for the start of OTAs, as he’s still looking for an improved contract. Jason Cole of B/R reports that Jaguars LT Branden Albert is looking for a similar contract to the ones signed by Russell Okung and..." May 23

  • Terrell Owens pitches services to fake Twitter account of Jaguars GM

    Sportsnaut "Every now and then retired NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens, 43 years young, lets the world know he still wants to play football. He’s back at it again. A hilarious tweet sent by Owens shows him reaching out Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell. Whether Owens knows it and is..." May 23

  • Tim Cook’s path to the Jaguars filled with adversity

    Jacksonville Times-Union "As an undrafted free agent from Oregon State, running back Tim Cook has considerable hurdles to clear starting with Tuesday’s first day of the Jaguars’ organized team activities. But considering the path Cook took to Jacksonville, he feels fortunate just to be given the opportunity to compete..." May 22

  • Orlando Franklin visiting Jags, Sam Barrington visited last week

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars are slated to have wide receiver Victor Cruz in for a visit this week, but he’s not the only veteran free agent on their radar. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports and PFT has confirmed that guard Orlando Franklin is visiting the team on Monday. Franklin was released by the Chargers last..." May 22

  • Jaguars sign Tyler Patmon

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars have been spending time with several free agents of late, but the one they signed one on Monday wasn’t in any reports of visitors to Jacksonville. The team announced that they have signed cornerback Tyler Patmon to their 90-man roster. Patmon didn’t see any action in the regular..." May 22

  • Alterraun Verner out of shape in workout for Jaguars

    Jacksonville Times-Union "The Jaguars worked out former Pro Bowl cornerback Alterraun Verner last week, a league source told the Times-Union on Sunday. Verner, 28, has 15 interceptions in 110 career games for Tennessee and Tampa Bay. He was released by the Buccaneers on Feb. 23 to free up $6.5 million in salary cap..." May 21

  • Leonard Fournette only rookie to avoid offsets, so far

    Pro Football Talk "The numbers are trickling in regarding the contracts signed by the players selected three weeks ago in the draft. In the top 10, half have signed their deals. Only one has avoided the oft-contentious offset language. The Jaguars gave running back Leonard Fournette, the fourth pick in round one,..." May 21

  • Calais Campbell thinks Jags have every piece of the puzzle

    Pro Football Talk "Calais Campbell hasn’t been a member of the Jaguars for too long, but he’s been in Jacksonville long enough to know that there’s nothing like a little bit of unbridled optimism about the team during offseason workouts. When the record is 0-0, it’s time to make big pronouncements about the..." May 19

  • 9 NFL players who could be traded before the start of the 2017 season

    Fox Sports "We don't see too many trades in the NFL, and that's a shame — trading is one of the most interesting parts of sports. Ultimately, it's difficult for teams to pull the trigger on a deal — often a player that's being shopped in a trade is one that is also likely to be cut from the roster. Why give..." May 19

  • Jaguars DT Malik Jackson helps 181 pets get adopted

    ESPN "Nearly 200 pets now have permanent homes thanks to Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Malik Jackson. Jackson's charitable foundation Malik's Gifts paid all the fees during a two-day pet adoption event held this month. A total of 181 pets from the Jacksonville Humane Society and the..." May 19

  • Jaguars & LT Branden Albert Communicated This Week For First Time Since March

    Jacksonville Times-Union "The relationship between the Jaguars and left tackle Branden Albert is beginning to thaw. A source told the Times-Union on Thursday that team and player had been in communication this week for the first time since at least mid-March. Albert has been a no-show for the first two phases of the..." May 18

  • NFL owners expected to approve proposal reducing overtime to 10 minutes

    Sportsnaut "The NFL’s overtime rules are expected to receive a major change in the form of how long the overtime period will last. NFL owners are expected to pass a proposal that would reduce the overtime period from 15 minutes to 10 during regular season games, per Judy Battista of NFL Media. This was a..." May 17

  • Jaguars sign fifth-round linebacker Blair Brown

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars signed another draft pick, moving them past halfway in this year’s class. The team announced they had signed fifth-rounder Blair Brown. Brown, a linebacker from Ohio University, is their second of the day after fourth-round wide receiver Dede Westbrook did his paperwork earlier." May 16

  • Jaguars sign fourth-rounder Dede Westbrook

    Pro Football Talk "There are plenty of questions about wide receiver Dede Westbrook’s future in Jacksonville, but his contract status is no longer among them. According to Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union, Westbrook signed his standard four-year deal today. He’s the third of their draft picks to..." May 16

  • Jaguars won't rush rookie wide receiver Dede Westbrook into the slot position

    First Coast News "NFL coaches like versatility. The more positions a player can play, the more advantageous he is for the depth chart on game day. Many players are cross-trained at multiple positions. Those players allow teams to play a more favorable numbers game with roster cutdowns. Young players are..." May 15

  • Doug Marrone: Jags to run more but Leonard Fournette must earn role

    ESPN "that he has to do that." Fournette ran for 3,830 yards and 41 touchdowns in three seasons at LSU. The 6-foot, 228-pounder averaged 6.2 yards per carry and 19.3 carries per game in his career, and his physical running style is a perfect match for the ball-control offense the Jaguars want to run..." May 14

  • Jaguars haven’t heard a word from Branden Albert

    Jacksonville Times-Union "The silence between Jaguars coach Doug Marrone and formerly-presumed starting left tackle Branden Albert has carried into May. Albert remains a no-show during the team’s voluntary off-season program and Marrone has yet to speak to him. “No. Still. None,” Marrone said Saturday during rookie..." May 14

  • Marrone: 'No doubt' Bortles' throwing motion has improved

    Larry Brown Sports "If the Jacksonville Jaguars are serious about being a contender, it starts with an improved performance from quarterback Blake Bortles. To that end, Jaguars coach Doug Marrone has been keeping a close eye on Bortles during practice — and has optimistically reported positive results so..." May 13

  • Malik Jackson: Jaguars' Marrone 'not taking any BS'

    NFL.com "Last year's Jaguars were pushed around, flattened and reduced to salt by the rest of the NFL. Veteran defensive tackle Malik Jackson doesn't expect that to happen under Jacksonville's new-look regime, telling the team's official website "it's a lot more serious" with coach Doug Marrone..." May 12

  • Jaguars sign both their seventh-round picks

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars got the ball rolling on signing their 2017 draft class by starting at the bottom. The team has signed both of their seventh-round picks from last month, leaving them with five unsigned picks to take care of during or after their rookie minicamp. Cornerback Jalen Myrick comes to..." May 12

  • Victor Cruz visits Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday

    247 Sports "Victor Cruz may get another chance in the NFL after all. The former New York Giants wide receiver hasn't made a free agent visit since he met with the Carolina Panthers before the Combine, but according to a source close to USA TODAY's Tom Pelissero, Cruz will visit the Jaguars on..." May 11

  • Alberto Riveron named NFL senior VP of officiating

    NFL.com "The NFL has a new team atop their officiating department. According to a release sent out by the league Wednesday, Alberto Riveron was named the senior vice president of officiating, filling the role vacated by former officiating head Dean Blandino. Russell Yurk, an NFL replay veteran of..." May 10

  • Leonard Fournette will bring the run game back to Jacksonville

    iSportsweb "The marquee draft pick for the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2017 was undoubtedly Leonard Fournette, the running back from LSU. Fournette has been one of the most electrifying backs in college football for the past couple of years. Acknowledging some of the other picks the Jaguars made in this year’s..." May 07

  • Jaguars believe Leonard Fournette is ‘special’ in mold of Adrian Peterson

    Sportsnaut "Is Leonard Fournette the next Adrian Peterson? The Jacksonville Jaguars seem to think he’s that kind of impact player, which isn’t surprising considering they drafted him No. 4 overall. Jacksonville’s assistant director of college scouting, Paul Roell, thinks Fournette is “special” in the mold..." May 04

  • Jaguars say drafting Leonard Fournette was a win-now move

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars haven’t had a winning record or a playoff berth in 10 years, and they think it’s time to change that. Jacksonville General Manager Dave Caldwell says that the decision to use the fourth overall pick on running back Leonard Fournette was about making the Jaguars a better team..." May 03

  • Verizon pays $21M to stream Ravens-Jaguars London game

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL struck a deal with Amazon to stream 10 Thursday night games during the 2017 season and they’ve found another partner to stream one of this year’s London games. Verizon won the rights to stream the September 24 game between the Ravens and Jaguars that kicks off at 9:30 a.m. ET. Financial..." May 03

  • Gary Barnidge pausing search for new team, may visit Jags and Panthers

    Pro Football Talk "Tight end Gary Barnidge visited with the Bills on Wednesday and his next stop will be to see several colts, but he won’t be in Indianapolis. Barnidge is pausing his search for a new team and going to Louisville for this weekend’s Kentucky Derby. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that once..." May 03

  • Going all in on Blake Bortles proves the Jaguars still don’t get it

    Sportsnaut "“I think Leonard is going to be a great asset to our team. We think he’s a special player, but we also think he’s a special person.” Those words were spoken by Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell after the team selected running back Leonard Fournette fourth overall in the 2017..." May 02

  • Jaguars cut 11 after agreeing to terms with 16 undrafted rookies

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars needed to make roster moves to bring in a group of undrafted free agents and keep their total number of players at 90, so 11 players were given their walking papers on Monday. The Jaguars announced that they have parted ways with tight end E.J. Bibbs, running back Bronson Hill,..." May 01

  • Did Jaguars make a mistake by picking up Bortles option?

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars waited nearly as long as they could to decide whether to pick up the fifth-year option on quarterback Blake Bortles‘ contract. Some would say they made a mistake. That argument arises from the fact that Jacksonville has now planted a $19.05 million flag in the ground for 2018, which..." May 01

  • Blake Bortles' 5th-Year Contract Option Picked Up by Jaguars

    Bleacher Report "Despite seeing Blake Bortles take a major step back in 2016, the Jacksonville Jaguars exercised their fifth-year contract option on their inconsistent quarterback Monday. Bortles, 25, will make the average of the NFL's 10 highest-paid quarterbacks in 2018 under terms of the option. The contract..." May 01

  • Bettors quickly push Patriots' win total up to 11.5

    ESPN "A Las Vegas sportsbook on Sunday opened the New England Patriots' season win total at 11, the highest of any team. That number didn't last long. Shortly after posting the first NFL win totals in Las Vegas, the sportsbook at the South Point casino took multiple $1,000 bets on New England to..." May 01

  • Jaguars expected to sign 16 undrafted free agents

    Jacksonville Times-Union "Jacksonville University defensive end/linebacker Justin Horton is among the 16 undrafted free agents who have agreed to terms with the Jaguars since Saturday night. Horton was second on the Dolphins last year with 70 tackles. If all 16 players sign, the Jaguars’ roster would stand at 101..." April 30

  • Jaguars say Cam Robinson will compete at left tackle

    Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars traded up one spot in the second round on Friday night in order to select Alabama tackle Cam Robinson. It’s the second time the Jaguars have made a trade to acquire a tackle this offseason with Branden Albert coming to Jacksonville in an earlier deal with the Dolphins. Albert was..." April 29

  • DeDe Westbrook denies being kicked out of a Scouting Combine interview

    Pro Football Talk "After the Jaguars picked receiver DeDe Westbrook in the fourth round of the draft, ESPN’s Todd McShay said a team kicked Westbrook out of one of the 15-minute Scouting Combine interviews. Westbrook denies that. “I don’t think I was necessarily kicked out of a Combine interview,” Westbrook..." April 29

  • Jags GM on Westbrook: 'Many of us have been accused of things'

    Deadspin "The Jacksonville Jaguars drafted Oklahoma receiver Dede Westbrook in the fourth round today. The decision naturally prompted a few questions to the front office about their view of Westbrook’s two arrests on allegations of domestic violence. The response from general manager David Caldwell? Well,..." April 29

  • Jaguars Draft Pick Dede Westbrook Reportedly Kicked Out of Combine Interview

    Bleacher Report "During Saturday's 2017 NFL draft broadcast on ESPN, Todd McShay reported that Jacksonville Jaguars draft pick Dede Westbrook was kicked out of a 15-minute interview during the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. Bleacher Report's Mike Freeman tweeted about the revelation and added he had..." April 29

  • 10 best players still available in 2017 NFL Draft

    Larry Brown Sports "The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft has officially come to a close and 32 players now have a new home. But what about all the players who remain? What about those who unexpectedly fell? And just how far will those with question-mark players continue to fall? Each of those are legitimate..." April 28

Jaguars Forum Top 5

  1. 2018 nfl draft
    Last post: TDjacksonville
  2. 2017 nfl draft discussion thread
    Last post: TDjacksonville
  3. 2017 udfa
    Last post: hotdalton18
  4. 5th round pick Blair Brown LB Ohio
    Last post: TDjacksonville
  5. Round 7 222 Jalen Myrick CB/KR Minnesota
    Last post: TDjacksonville