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Jaguars look around their own locker room for answers

Jaguars look around their own locker room for answers

jacksonville.com Updated Sep 16, 2013
FREMONT, CALIF. | Fifty feet away in the hotel restaurant, flat-screen televisions featured talking heads opining how a certain unsigned quarterback who has been traded or released three times in less than two years could solve all of their team’s probl…
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  • Okung likely out this week

    Okung likely out this week

    Seahawks left tackle Russell Okung has turf toe, a sprain of the ligaments in his big toe. The bad news is the injury likely will keep Okung from facing the Jaguars on Sunday. The good news is the Seahawks are facing the Jaguars on Sunday. Coach Pete Ca…
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  • Tebow fans still holding out for Jaguars to sign him

    Tebow fans still holding out for Jaguars to sign him

    In what organizers hope will become a weekly event, a small group of Tim Tebow fans held a tailgate party at EverBank Field Monday imploring the Jaguars to sign the unemployed quarterback. The gathering started at 3:16 p.m. in honor of the John 3:16 bib…
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  • Jaguars after further review: MJD injury could have been worse

    Jaguars after further review: MJD injury could have been worse

    Five observations from the Jaguars’ 19-9 loss to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday: Running back Maurice Jones-Drew (above) is fortunate he wasn’t injured more severely during his second-quarter carry. Raiders safety Charles Woodson went airborne over a blo…
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  • Q&A with Jaguars free safety Dwight Lowery

    Q&A with Jaguars free safety Dwight Lowery

    jacksonville.com Sep 16, 2013
    OAKLAND, CALIF. | Jaguars free safety Dwight Lowery is playing his sixth season in the NFL. The 27-year-old Lowery has provided steady play for the Jaguars and is the lone returning starter in the secondary from last season. He spoke with the Times-Unio…
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  • Jordan Todman ready for any role

    Jordan Todman ready for any role

    ESPN.com Sep 16, 2013
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Jordan Todman was the Jacksonville Jaguars' offensive star of the preseason, but so far has made minimal impact in the first two games. That might have to change this week against the Seattle Seahawks. Coach Gus Bradley is optimistic …
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  • Jaguars claim former Arizona CB Jamell Fleming

    Jaguars claim former Arizona CB Jamell Fleming

    jacksonville.com Sep 16, 2013
    The Jaguars claimed cornerback Jamell Fleming off waivers on Monday. The 24-year-old Fleming was waived by the Arizona Cardinals on Saturday. The 5-foot-11, 206-pound Fleming was a third-round pick out of Oklahoma in the 2012 draft. He was selected 80th…
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  • Jaguars-Raiders: Five plays that mattered

    Jaguars-Raiders: Five plays that mattered

    jacksonville.com Sep 16, 2013
    FIVE PLAYS THAT MATTERED From the Jaguars’ 19-9 loss at Oakland on Sunday: Another long punt return The setup: The Jaguars started the game by going three-and-out (no yards gained) and Bryan Anger was back to punt. What happened: Anger’s 48-yard punt ha…
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  • Upon Further Review: Jaguars Week 2

    Upon Further Review: Jaguars Week 2

    ESPN.com Sep 16, 2013
    An examination of four hot issues from the Jacksonville Jaguars' 19-9 loss to the Oakland Raiders: Defensive pressure: This isn’t about the team’s pass rush. It’s about the pressure the defense is under to keep the team in games. Until the offense gets …
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  • “Significant” injury for Tyvon Branch

    “Significant” injury for Tyvon Branch

    profootballtalk.com Sep 16, 2013
    The Raiders’ good feeling about beating the Jaguars came with a big downside, as safety Tyvon Branch suffered what coach Dennis Allen called a “significant” ankle injury during the game. “We’ll know more tomorrow,” Allen said last night, via Scott Bair …
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  • Jaguars Fans Will Hold A "Sign Tim Tebow" Rally At 3:16 P.M.

    Jaguars Fans Will Hold A "Sign Tim Tebow" Rally At 3:16 P.M.

    deadspin.com Sep 16, 2013
    The group's slogan captures all the passion and purpose of Jaguars football: "Why not?" Why not, indeed.Read more...
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  • Terrelle Pryor willing to be a game-manager

    Terrelle Pryor willing to be a game-manager

    profootballtalk.com Sep 16, 2013
    There were fewer highlights, but a better result. And being willing to accept that represents a huge step for Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor. After he ran wild against the Colts in the opener, the Jaguars were playing to keep him in the pocket and m…
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  • We Went There: Jaguars-Raiders ... Are You Into Punting?

    We Went There: Jaguars-Raiders ... Are You Into Punting?

    grantland.com Sep 16, 2013
    I had an assignment Sunday afternoon: Go to the Coliseum in Oakland and watch three hours of the absolute worst product the NFL has to offer. It was ...
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  • Video - Jags Fans To Team: Sign Tebow 02:18

    Jags Fans To Team: Sign Tebow

    Sep 16
    Billy Devaney discusses whether the Jaguars should listen to a vocal contingent of their fan base who would like the team to sign Tim Tebow.
  • Video - WKMG TV Apologizes For Airing Jags Game 01:45

    WKMG TV Apologizes For Airing Jags Game

    Sep 16
    Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic react to the news that an Orlando television station issued an on-air explanation for why it aired the Jacksonville Jaguars game.

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  • 12’s the Magic Number

    Sep 16
    The Seattle crowd made life difficult on the 49ers, to say the least. - (Elaine Thompson/AP) Thirty years of covering the NFL demands you have perspective after a night like last night. After all, it’s Week 2. Arizona won in Foxboro in Week 2 last year.…