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A group of relatively unowned players finished among the top scorers from Week 8. But do any of these guys deserve to be owned?WR Cecil Shorts, Jacksonville: Week 8 @ Green Bay: 8 Receptions, 116 yards. 1.9 percent owned owned Rank 8thCecil Shorts has pretty much cemented himself as the number one receiver in Jacksonville. Highly touted rookie Justin Blackmon has been extremely inconsistent (he dropped a two point conversion that would have tied the game in the first half against the Packers), and Shorts, who was rated as an okay receiver coming out of college, has done nothing but catch passes.He was targeted 12 times against Green Bay and put up career highs in receptions and receiving yards. However, this was the fourth game in which Shorts put up double digit points. Only in back to back games against Chicago and Cincinnati was Shorts contained for four catches for 51 yards.But his last two games have seen him haul in 12 catches for 195 yards and a touchdown. His matchup with D...
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Tim Tebow could be headed home to the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Jaguars are attempting to trade for Tebow according to Steve Wrigley from Action Sports in Jacksonville. This isn't the first time that Tebow has been linked to his hometown of Jacksonville. Jaguars owner Shad Khan said that he would have drafted the former Florida Gators' quarterback. The trade...
John Oehser reports that Jacksonville has already ruled out Maurice Jones-Drew out for Week 9′s game.
No surprise here considering that Jones-Drew was sporting a boot on his injured foot and was using crutches to get around yesterday.
Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com believes there is a chance that this could be running back Maurice Jones-Drew‘s final season with...
The Jacksonville Jaguars are tired of ''missing lay-ups.''
Dropping nine passes. Giving up a blocked punt that resulted in a touchdown. Fumbling in the red zone.
They are all simple plays - lay-ups, as coach Mike Mularkey calls them - that the Jaguars (1-6) need to make to help them turn things around.
''The things that are not allowing us to win these...
Trade for Jaguars: Mike Thomas caught 63 passes for 820 yards and 4 touchdowns as a 23 year old receiver in 2010, but it’s all gone downhill since there and he has just 13 catches for 80 yards this year, buried behind Justin Blackmon, Cecil Shorts, and Laurent Robinson on the depth chart. Given that [...]
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have traded receiver Mike Thomas to the Detroit Lions for an undisclosed draft pick.
Thomas signed a three-year extension worth 18 million last October. The deal includes 9 million guaranteed.
The trade makes sense for both sides.
The Lions (3-4) lost receiver Nate Burleson for the season last week, so Thomas gives them depth...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The emergence of receiver Cecil Shorts III made it easy for the Jacksonville Jaguars to part ways with Mike Thomas.
The Jaguars traded Thomas to the Detroit Lions on Tuesday, creating more opportunities for Shorts and rookies Justin Blackmon and Kevin Elliott.
"We're going to give a couple of other guys some chances to work in there and hopefully...
To add further depth to their wide receiving core, the Lions acquired Mike Thomas from the Jacksonville Jaguars for an undisclosed draft pick. That draft pick is believed to be a mid rounder according to Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press. Sounds like the Lions gave up a mid-round pick in the deal. — [...]
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A year after giving Mike Thomas a new contract, the Jacksonville Jaguars are giving him a new home.
The Jaguars traded Thomas to the Detroit Lions on Tuesday for an undisclosed draft pick.
The trade makes sense for both sides.
The Lions (3-4) lost receiver Nate Burleson for the season last week, so Thomas gives them depth behind Calvin Johnson...
The Detroit Lions made a trade Tuesday to acquire Jacksonville receiverreturn specialist Mike Thomas in an exchange for an undisclosed draft pick.
The deal is pending Thomas passing a physical with the Lions. To make room on the roster, the club released cornerback Justin Miller.
Thomas, a fourth-round draft pick in 2009, has 13 catches for 80 yards and no touchdowns in seven games...
Wide receiver Mike Thomas has been traded from Jacksonville to Detroit in exchange for an undisclosed draft pick.
Thomas could not pass Cecil Shorts on the Jaguars depth chart, and we dont expect him to benefit from a fresh start with Lions. So in other words, Thomas should not be a threat to Titus Young or Ryan Broyles from a fantasy perspective.
The experiment with Mark Sanchez and Tim Tebow in New York could be coming to an end, as it's being reported that the Jacksonville Jaguars are trying their hardest to get a trade deal for Tim Tebow, which could send him down to North Florida.According to TV station WTEV Action Sports, the team is attempting a trade for the backup quarterback.It's unknown if Tebow, if traded...
At some point at least once per year, the Jacksonville Jaguars are linked to Tim Tebow. During the offseason, Tebow was seemingly traded to the Jets before the deal nearly collapsed, bringing the Jaguars into play. It never worked out for the Jaguars, and Tebow was shipped to New York. Once again, the Jaguars have been linked to Tim Tebow by a report that came out today -- kind of...
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Did you curse your television when Dwayne Bowe fumbled near the San Diego red zone last night? That was a pretty good drive for the Chiefs, and they were finally showing some life. That turnover was symbolic of everything that has beset the efforts of this Kansas City squad all year. Even on well-thrown passes (completed, in this case), bad things...
If you're a Division III football fan you know all about Wisconsin-Whitewater's recent dominance. The Warhawks have played in every championship game since 2005, and have won four of the last five Stagg Bowls. I don't want to take away from the Warhawks successes, but with their 2012 team reeling at 5-3 I'm far more impressed by the team they've faced in each...