Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 7/17/13
The phrase "open competition" flowed freely from the lips of coach Gus Bradley and general manager Dave Caldwell during their first few months in charge of the Jacksonville Jaguars. That being said, battles in training camp for starting jobs on a team which won only two games a year ago won't be widespread. The uncertainty over the health of running back Maurice Jones-Drew and the unavailability of wide receiver Justin Blackmon for the first four regular-season games have added a level of intrigue, but for the most part, the drama will likely be kept to a minimum. Still, the competition is expected to be keenest at the position that matters most of all. Quarterback Blaine Gabbert vs. Chad Henne Bradley, Caldwell and new offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch need to figure out before the season opens Sept. 8 against the Kansas City Chiefs whether Gabbert, a 2011 first-round pick by former general manager Gene Smith, fits in the Jaguars' long-range plans. How comfortable is he going...
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