Found September 03, 2013 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Jaguars QB Blaine Gabbert is still having thumb pain, according to a Florida Times-Union report.Fantasy Spin:While Gabbert has little fantasy value himself, he has two receivers who have proved to be worthy of attention from fantasy owners - Cecil Shorts and Justin Blackmon. It won't effect Blackmon, who is suspended at the moment, but it will make Shorts a riskier start in Week 1.

Blaine Gabbert's status could be game-day decision for Jags

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- A decision on Blaine Gabbert's return from a broken thumb could stretch until game day. Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley said Wednesday that his quarterback decision "very easily could" last until before Sunday's game against Kansas City. "We've got some decisions to make," Bradley said. "I know he feels better...

Will the Jaguars be more than a two-win team this fall?

The guys in the two-tone helmets will be more than a two-win team this fall. That might be damning the Jacksonville Jaguars with faint praise. After all, the arrival of coach Gus Bradley and the radically overhauled roster assembled by general manager Dave Caldwell has brought about a more positive outlook. But while optimism is up, so are the tarps which will again cover part of...

Nothing is a “luxury” with the Jacksonville Jaguars

The fact the Jacksonville Jaguars are still working on defining their roster is a sign there is more work to be done.After cutting players on Friday to get the team roster down to 53 players, general manager David Caldwell and head coach Gus Bradley cut seven more players and added seven free agents to help with depth and special teams.But regardless of the comments made by Caldwell...

Marcedes Lewis: The veteran the Jaguars offense needs

Historically the tight end position for the Jacksonville Jaguars was one of the solid spots on the team. Always headlined by a strong and steady blocker they opened a number of holes for a potent running game. When Marcedes Lewis was drafted in 2006 he was initially thought of as a pass catch first type. Those expectations coming out of the draft have fueled misconceptions about...

Jaguars TE Lewis leaves practice with calf injury

Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis left practice early Wednesday after re-injuring his left calf. Coach Gus Bradley says Lewis' calf ''tightened up'' early in practice, so team doctors pulled him for further evaluation. Lewis missed part of training camp and the final three preseason games because of the injury. If he can't play Sunday against...

Maurice Jones-Drew thought about retiring during training camp

Many folks expect 2011 leading NFL rusher Maurice Jones-Drew to have a bounceback year after a nightmarish 2012 that was marred by a holdout and shortened by injury. But 2013 MJD says almost didn't happen. The running back said at practice on Wednesday via the indispensable John Oehser of that he thought to himself several times during training camp that he couldn...

Jaguars helping name local zoo's baby jaguar

The Jaguars may be one of the smallest market teams in the league, and they may not sell as many tickets to their games as some of the bigger markets, but they've never been accused of being disengaged from the Jacksonville community. I present to you, exhibit A. Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens is in the process of naming their baby jaguar. Because Jacksonville's football...

Former Patriot Kyle Love without a job

The Patriots took a lot of heat for releasing Kyle Love weeks after he was disagnosed with diabetes. It appears as if that seemingly crude move may not have had everything to do with the disease. According to ESPN's Michael DiRocco, the former Pats defensive lineman was let go from the Jaguars on Sunday. With the Patriots so thin on the defensive line, you would think a Love...

Jaguars' Blaine Gabbert Progressing as Planned

Head Coach Gus Bradley anointed Blaine Gabbert the starting quarterback of the Jacksonville Jaguars after a strong preseason performance against the New York Jets. However in the same game Gabbert suffered a fracture to his thumb causing him to miss the next preseason games.  Bradley said that Gabbert was progressing as planned, but advised that the team would analyse how the...

Chiefs at Jaguars: 5 Keys to a Jacksonville Victory

It’s Tuesday. The NFL season starts in two days. Like myself, millions of fans can barely contain themselves. It’s football, baby, what else needs to be said?The Jaguars and Chiefs square off in EverBank Field on Sunday, both trying to erase last year’s awful season with new coaches and new opportunities.Both teams are hungry and eager to prove last season’s 2-14 record for...

Kansas City Chiefs at Jacksonville Jaguars: 3 Bold Predictions

The Kansas City Chiefs and the Jacksonville Jaguars traveled two different paths to reach duplicate 2-14 records last season.A stagnant passing offense combined with a strong running game did little to score points for this team.A solid defense combined with five team representatives from the Pro Bowl remain a mystery as to why the Chiefs were so poor last season.The Jaguars was...

Steelers Claim CB Antwon Blake Off Waivers From Jaguars; Waive CB Isaiah Green

The Pittsburgh Steelers were busy on Labor Day as not only was punter Zoltan Mesko signed to the roster, but free agent cornerback Antwon Blake was claimed off waivers as well. Blake, who was waived by the Jacksonville Jaguars, led the Jaguars special teams units in 2012 with 12 tackles. In order to make room […] Steelers Claim CB Antwon Blake Off Waivers From Jaguars; Waive CB...

Season Opener Big for KC

As the Chiefs hit the practice field on Wednesday in preparation for their season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars at High Noon on Sunday, this game has to be considered a must win for the boys in red. In fact, I think Kansas City should play this game as if it’s already the post season.
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