Jaguars sign cornerback Josh Johnson to free-agent contract

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed first-year cornerback Josh Johnson to a free-agent contract, making him part of the team's 90-man offseason roster.The 5-foot-10 Johnson most recently played for the British Columbia Lions of the Canadian Football League. Over the past two seasons, Johnson totaled 100 tackles and three interceptions in 34 games. After...
Via Associated Press
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars Sign CFL CB Josh Johnson

The Jacksonville Jaguars announced that they’ve signed CFL CB Josh Johnson to a contract on Friday. Johnson, 25, wound up signing on with the Chargers as an undrafted free agent out of Purdue back in 2013. However, he lasted just a few months in San Diego before he was released at the start of the 2013 season. Johnson later signed on with the BC Lions of the CFL in 2014. This...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars ranked 29th in ESPN’s ‘Way Too Early’ Power Rankings for 2016

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Jacksonville Jaguars, after another disappointing season in which they finished...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Texas A&M LB defends program over Allen's criticism

A day after former Texas A&M quarterback Kyle Allen bashed the program over what were perceived as culture problems, former linebacker Sean Porter took to Twitter and demonstrated some other thoughts on the subject. Porter -- now a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars -- was a teammate of Johnny Manziel during the 2012 season. Allen spoke essentially about a lack of discipline...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars listed at 50-1 odds to win Super Bowl 51

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit With Super Bowl 50 officially in the books, focus has already started to shift towards...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA: Jaguars are ‘well below’ minimum spending requirement

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit With the Jacksonville Jaguars expected to be one of the biggest spenders come free...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Previewing the Jacksonville Jaguars’ draft needs

The Jacksonville Jaguars finished the 2016 NFL season at 5-11, marking their highest win total in the past four seasons. Despite this small victory, the team likely needs to improve in a big way in head coach Gus Bradley’s fourth season at the helm for him to keep his job. The team is going to need to raise its talent level to be competitive. Jacksonville has some talented young...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Torrey Smith: ‘This is probably the best offense’ for Kaepernick

Torrey Smith was shocked to find out this week that there were rumors Colin Kaepernick might not want to spend the 2016 NFL season with the San Francisco 49ers. Speaking with Murph & Mac on KNBR 680, Smith first expressed dismay about the rumor and then excitement about Kaepernick in Chip Kelly’s offense: “Someone just told me that. I’m like, I don’t know how that...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Jaguars and NFL’s permanent calling in London

Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan announced at the team’s “State of the Franchise” meeting last week that he intends to keep his investment in the city where it all started. Despite the fact the team will play one home game a year in London until 2020, there is no plan to move the team, making it the NFL’s permanent resident across the pond. Fans rejoiced when Khan made...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
7 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 NFL Draft: Getting to Know Missouri Western’s Michael Jordan

Mike Jordan of Hazelwood, Missouri, shares no relationship with the NBA legend of the same name. When you have the same name as “His Airness” and possess an exceptionally athletic build, you are virtually guaranteed to get at least the occasional question about your skills on the court. By: Cory Burrell But this Jordan is passionate about a different sport – football, the sport...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Post-Senior Bowl Mock: Jaguars Selection

With the fifth pick of the 2016 NFL Draft, the Jacksonville Jaguars select…   The Jaguars are pretty close to being a playoff team (believe it or not), and would greatly benefit from improving their defense. Their pass rush will receive a boost from Dante Fowler returning from his ACL injury, and adding another Gator, VH3, to their defense would solidify two positions in the...
Via TopSportsReport
12 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 NFL Draft: Five targets for the Jacksonville Jaguars

Once again, the Jacksonville Jaguars have found themselves picking in the top five of the NFL Draft. Looking back at the 2015 season for the Jaguars, they nearly took advantage of the weak AFC South, falling just short in a few key matchups that could have put them into the playoffs for the first time since 2007. However, the football gods didn’t see it the Jaguars’ way this...
Via Campus Sports Net
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars owner: ‘Won’t waste time, resources’ trying to host Super Bowl

11 years ago this month, the NFL’s biggest game headed to one of the league’s newest cities when Super Bowl XXXIX took place inside what was then called Alltel Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida. While the game turned out to be pretty decent (New England winning their second straight title with a 24-21 win over the Philadelphia Eagles), the city was pretty much panned for not...
Via Gamedayr
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars owner Shad Khan expects winning record in 2016

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan says a winning record in 2016 is "everybody's reasonable expectation at this point."Khan gave coach Gus Bradley and his staff one-year contract extensions last week, keeping them under contract through 2017. But speaking at a state of the franchise briefing Friday, Khan made it clear that on-field results have to improve...
Via Associated Press
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars OL Bowanko: Losing starting job was 'a learning experience'

Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman Luke Bowanko went from starting at center to little-used backup in 2015.Now, as he begins the offseason, Bowanko said the adversity he faced this year should help him next season and beyond.A sixth-round pick in 2014, Bowanko started 14 games as rookie, but was beaten out in training camp by Stefen Wisniewski. It was a decision Bowanko said...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

QUIZ: Name every first round draft pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars

Can you name every first round draft pick of the Jacksonville Jaguars? Clue: Draft Year-position
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars OC: Blake Bortles is not ‘turnstile’ quarterback

Jacksonville Jaguars offensive coordinator Greg Olson is excited to be working with Blake Bortles. This is evidenced by comments he made to John Oehser, via the team website, regarding the team’s situation at the most critical position in the NFL: “You need to make sure [the offense] is tailored to fit the quarterback if you believe it’s your guy, if it’s not a turnstile...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL News and Notes: Gus Bradley’s Fate Rests in New Jaguars Defensive Coordinator

A head coach with a 12-36 record who has been the subject of scrutiny all three years in the NFL got a contract extension on Friday. Gus Bradley, whose Jacksonville Jaguars have been a team perceived as an up and coming NFL franchise, won just five games in his third year as head coach with the organization. Say what you want, but management is committed to the former Seattle defensive...
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Broncos CB Harris dealing with 'weakness and pain' in shoulder

    Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. is expected to play in the AFC Championship Game on Sunday, but that does not mean he will be feeling nearly his best. According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, Harris has been getting constant treatment for what has been described as a deep-tissue shoulder bruise. While the injury is not one that will require offseason surgery...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Gus Bradley gets one-year extension with Jaguars

Gus Bradley hasn’t done much winning in his first three years as the head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars. However, despite his 12-36 record, the franchise has seen enough improvement during his tenure to ink him to a one-year extension. The team announced the move via their official website, which included the following statement from general manager Dave Caldwell: “For...
Via Sportsnaut
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Jags player thinks teammate's Pro Bowl snub is 'bulls---'

Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Allen Robinson did not get the nod earlier this week when the Pro Bowl selections were announced, and the former Penn State star took it quite well. The same cannot be said for one of his teammates. Robinson, who is tied for the NFL lead with 13 touchdown receptions, was flattered to be named an alternate. “Sometimes that’s how things play...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Jason Myers’ terrible record on extra points is astonishing

The new NFL extra point procedure has impacted Jason Myers of the Jacksonville Jaguars more than anyone else in football. The rookie kicker has missed an incredible seven extra points this season, which means he’s been significantly less successful on those 33-yard PATs (81.6%) than he has on regular field goals (85.7%). Just how bad is it? Some facts: In the previous 20...
Via This Given Sunday
December 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Jacksonville Jaguar Justin Blackmon arrested for another DUI

Former Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon was arrested at 4:45 AM on December 19th by Carter County police for driving under the influence. Blackmon is currently on indefinite suspension from the NFL for twice violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. Justin Blackmon is still on the Jacksonville roster, which means that his DUI arrest re-sets the days without...
Via The Comeback
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon arrested for DUI again

If you thought it was possible that Justin Blackmon would return to play for the Jacksonville Jaguars or some other NFL team one day, it is probably safe to close the book on that now. Blackmon was arrested once again over the weekend for driving while under the influence. He is listed on the Carter County Sheriff’s Office website as having been arrested Saturday morning at 4...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Marqise Lee flagged after knocking ref's hat off

Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Marqise Lee got into it with former-Jag-now-Colt Dwight Lowery during Sunday’s game, and one poor official got caught up in the middle of it. Lee and Lowery got into a shoving match, and the official stepped in between them in an attempt to separate the two players. Unfortunately, he got his hat knocked off by Lee, which warranted a penalty...
Via The Sports Daily
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

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