• Jaguars take S Cyprien to start 2nd round

    Summary of 9 articles · Updated Apr 26, 2013
    Now the Jaguars have Johnathan Cyprien. There was plenty of talk that Cyprien would go in the first round on Thursday, but when he was still on the board to star the second, the Jaguars pounced. Instead, the Jaguars have used the 33rd pick in the draft to select Florida International safety Johnathan Cyprien. What the tape showed was Cyprien not missing a college game and posting career totals of 365 tackles, seven interceptions and 13.5 tackles for lost yardage. The Jaguars have four picks, including the first selection of the day. General manager Dave Caldwell said the Jaguars didn’t draft a quarterback in the first three rounds because, “they had greater needs at other positions.” gives him a three out of five in coverage skills: He’s added to a less than stellar, hardly proven group of corners: Alan Ball Mike Harris and Antwaun Molden He’s 5-foot-11, weighs in about 201 and ran a 4.44, so he does fine in the height-weight-speed departments.
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      The Jacksonville Jaguars have gone from Dawan Landry to Johnathan Cyprien at string safety, and the move could wind up being an immediate upgrade for the new regime. It certainly will be more cost effective. Landry, signed to a monster deal by the fired…
      Source: ESPN.com
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    The Jacksonville Jaguars spent a second consecutive pick on their defensive backfield with their third-rounder, 64th overall, on UConn cornerback Dwayne Gratz. Scouts Inc. gives him a three out of five in coverage skills: Possesses quick feet and good s…
    Source: ESPN.com
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