Gene Frenette: Jaguars should trade down, pile up draft picks
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Remember when owner Shad Khan said a few months back the Jaguars might select, not one, but two quarterbacks in the upcoming draft? I believe the team’s best option in the first round, if they can find cooperative partners for the right payoff, is to tr…Upvote Share Tweet
Ex-Jag Richard Collier is “on cloud nine” nearly six years after being paralyzedprofootballtalk.com 19 hours agoIt’s a slow Friday in the football world, which gives us a bit of time to catch up on some stories that don’t have to do with the draft or the coming season. Vito Stellino wrote one of them in the Florida Times Union about former Jaguars offensive tackl…Upvote Share TweetThe Jaguars will be taking a second look at Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater over the weekend and one of their AFC South rivals will also be bringing Bridgewater in for a meeting. Tania Ganguli of ESPN.com reports that the Texans will host Bridg…Upvote Share Tweet
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has words of praise for Jaguars coach Gus Bradleyjacksonville.com Apr 17 (yesterday)Jaguars coach Gus Bradley made quite an impression on Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly. Kelly invited Bradley to speak at Notre Dame’s coaches clinic last month. On Thursday, Kelly was in town to attend the Notre Dame Club of Greater Jacksonville’s luncheon…Upvote Share TweetReplaced in the projected starting lineup last month by Dekoda Watson and not medically cleared from a concussion sustained last December, Jaguars linebacker Russell Allen was released by the team on Thursday. Allen, who turns 28 next month, will save t…Upvote Share TweetNew Jaguars receiver Tandon Doss was arrested Wednesday for disorderly conduct in his hometown of Indianapolis, but was not charged Thursday. Doss, 24, signed a two-year contract with the Jaguars on March 18 after spending the first three years of his N…Upvote Share TweetOne of the more unlikely success stories on the Jaguars roster has ended. The team parted ways with veteran linebacker Russell Allen on Thursday, as well as defensive end Will Pericak, defensive end D'Aundre Reed and receiver Jabin Sambrano. Allen signe…Upvote Share Tweet
The Players, Jaguars working on possible visit by No. 1 pick to TPC Sawgrass during Players second roundjacksonville.com Apr 17 (2 days ago)Don't be surprised if you're at The Players Championship during the second round in three weeks and see Teddy Bridgewater, Jadeveon Clowney or Sammy Watkins strolling the grounds of the TPC Sawgrass Players Stadium Course.Upvote Share Tweetjacksonville.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)ATHENS, Ga. | Aaron Murray had something to prove Wednesday. Only 141 days after the quarterback underwent surgery for a torn ACL, Murray provided a fresh reminder that he still knows how to sling the ball around. Murray completed 48 of 54 scripted pass…Upvote Share Tweet
Jaguars to host Draft Night Partyjacksonville.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)The Jaguars will be hosting a Draft Night Party for fans at EverBank Field on May 8. Details: *Admission is free but fans must register on Jaguars.com for a ticket, which they must present to gain entrance. *Parking is free in Lots C, D, E and J. *6 p.m…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)In extending an offer sheet to center Alex Mack, the Jaguars apparently relied on Mack’s supposedly intense desire to leave Cleveland — and the Browns potential willingness to let him walk because of it. Now that the offer has been matched, Mack says he…Upvote Share Tweet
Jaguars' best and worst: Round 1ESPN.com Apr 15 (4 days ago)JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The upcoming NFL draft will be the 20th in Jacksonville Jaguars history, not counting the expansion draft. To commemorate that milestone, I'm looking back at each draft and giving you the best and worst selections in each round. To…Upvote Share Tweet
Joeckel praises Johnny Footballprofootballtalk.com Apr 14 (5 days ago)Last year, Texas A&M tackle Luke Joeckel became the second overall pick in the draft, to the Jaguars. This year, there’s a chance the Jaguars could select one of Joeckel’s teammates with the third overall pick in the draft. And that likely would be …Upvote Share Tweetjacksonville.com Apr 14 (5 days ago)Jacksonville native and former Jaguars player Rashean Mathis agreed to terms with the Detroit Lions earlier today, according to his agent Doug Hendrickson. Mathis, who turns 34 in August, played 15 games (13 starts) for the Lions last year, who signed h…Upvote Share Tweet
That Isn't George Bush, Sirdeadspin.com Apr 13 (6 days ago)Jaguars safety Johnathan Cyprien, that is not George W. Bush. If you were cracking a joke, then it's pretty funny. But that's not actually George W. Bush, or his father, George H.W. Bush. It's just some different white guy with beady eyes.Read more...Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Apr 13 (6 days ago)We heard last week that Dolphins center Mike Pouncey was watching center Alex Mack’s negotiations with the Jaguars carefully because he’d like an extension from the Dolphins and Mack’s deal would likely be of use when it came to setting a price in talks…Upvote Share Tweet
Jaguars Insider: Johnny Manziel not the only intriguing Aggie to Jaguarsjacksonville.com Apr 12 (7 days ago)Aside from the Alex Mack/Offer Sheet/Jaguars/Cleveland talk last week, the following Tweet caused the most consternation and anger from readers. “@ryanohalloran Apr 10 On a related note, asked source about #Jaguars at No. 3. Them: ‘The Texas A&M kid…Upvote Share TweetWhile the Browns matched the Jaguars’ five-year, $42 million offer sheet to Alex Mack, the two-time Pro Bowl center reportedly has no qualms about staying with Cleveland, the team with which he’s played his first five NFL seasons. “I’m excited. I’m fire…Upvote Share Tweet
DJ and Charles' mock draftApr 18Daniel Jeremiah and Charles Davis take turns picking in the top 10 and deliver their latest mock draft. Is there a player who is slowly creeping his way up the draft board? Find out.
Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to the Jacksonville Jaguars?Apr 18Will the Jacksonville Jaguars select Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater with the 3rd overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft? Curtis Conway and Charles Davis debate.
Jaguars Creating Roster SpaceApr 18ESPN NFL Insider Mark Dominik discusses the cutting Russell Allen and three other players.
Lone Colts In AFC South Playoff RaceApr 17Are the Colts the only playoff team that the AFC South will produce in 2014? Jim Basquil and Herm Edwards break it down.
Ndamukong Suh's absence bad sign for Detroit LionsApr 17Ndamukong Suh's absence from voluntary workouts is a bigger deal than the Lions are making it out to be, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
Don Banks: Examining the Jadeveon Clowney fallout; more notes ahead of the…Apr 15As mid-April arrives, and we start to really feel the drag of those two extra weeks added to draft season, here are five current stories in the NFL I just don't get ...
‘You’ve Got to Take One’Apr 15RENTON, Wash. — Mike Holmgren has been where so many coaches and team architects are, 23 mornings before the 2014 NFL Draft. He has been wondering where his starting quarterback would come from. So it seemed logical to ask him Monday: Approaching a draf…
Eagles coach Chip Kelly could have rude awakeningApr 14Thriving without DeSean Jackson will be a lot tougher than Eagles coach Chip Kelly seems to realize, writes Jeffri Chadiha.