The Jacksonville Jaguars and wide receiver Cecil Shorts have had discussions about a contract extension. The Jacksonville Jaguars and fourth-year wide receiver Cecil Shorts III have already had discussions about a contract extension and general manager Dave Caldwell stated the team wanted to get a long-term deal done at the team's State of the Franchise presentation on Tuesday. Shorts, 26, was originally drafted in the fourth-round of the 2011 NFL Draft and barely made an impact as a rookie, catching just two passes for 30 yards and playing only 179 total snaps.