This is the December 26, 2012 news archive. View today's Jaguars rumors and news.
Patriots trying to keep Ridley’s confidence up
profootballtalk.com Updated Dec 26, 2012
The Patriots have proven they need Stevan Ridley. But he had to prove he could hang onto the ball first. After coughing it up three times in his previous two games, Ridley kept a firm grip on his responsibilities last week against the Jaguars. “That’sShare Tweet
Jaguars' rushing attack nears the end of a bad runWhen Maurice Jones-Drew ended his holdout Sept. 2 and participated in his first position meeting a day later, Jaguars running backs coach Sylvester Croom thought he had a little bit of everything at his disposal. He had Jones-Drew, the NFL’s reigning ruShare TweetThere may a sense of finality Sunday when coach Mike Mularkey of the Jaguars and Mike Munchak of the Tennessee Titans exchange post-game handshakes. Regardless of which team wins the season finale, both coaches have struggled through disappointing seaso…Share Tweet
No Jaguars named to Pro BowlThe Jaguars had no players named to the Pro Bowl roster Wednesday night, but rookie punter Bryan Anger is a second alternate and fullback Greg Jones a third alternate. Only twice in franchise history (1995 and 2008) have the Jaguars not had a player in …Share TweetESPN.com Dec 26, 2012I don’t see a lot of value in Maurice Jones-Drew getting on the field Sunday in the Jaguars’ season finale at Tennessee. He was scheduled to run Wednesday morning, and coach Mike Mularkey said the running back who's missed nine games with a foot injurShare Tweet
Jaguars' penalty, referee reportTo wrap up the season, the Jaguars get Bill Vinovich for the first time this year when they travel to Tennessee on Sunday. He is back on the field this year after a heart issue forced him to be a replay official for five years. Vinovich doesn’t have hisShare Tweet
Jaguars home year by the numbersLet’s put a bow on the Jaguars’ home season, which ended with Sunday’s 23-16 loss to New England. The Jaguars were a franchise-worst 1-7 at home and were 2-6 against the spread, the lone wins coming over Tennessee (as a 3.5-point dog) and New EnglanShare Tweet
Countdown Daily AccuScore: JAC-TENDec 26Cary Chow goes inside the numbers for the Jaguars-Titans
Countdown Daily Prediction: Jaguars-TitansDec 26The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Jacksonville at Tennessee
Bad Year To Own Top PickDec 26Adam Schefter discusses the draft options for the Chiefs and Jaguars, who will be picking first and second in the NFL draft (order TBD).