Posted March 08, 2012 on
In this edition of the Daily Blog, we discuss what the Rashean Mathis re-signing means, some draft prospects the Jaguars have interviewed and a free agent who the team will likely pursue.
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Cornerback Rashean Mathis chose familiarity over uncertainty. Mathis decided to avoid free agency by signing a one-year, incentive-laden contract with the Jaguars on Thursday. The deal could be worth 5 million if he plays all 16 games this season. He has missed 17 games over the last four seasons because of injuries. "Some people will ask why...
JACKSONVILLE, March, 9–According to ESPN, the Jacksonville Jaguars are going to bring back cornerback Rashean Mathis.
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Jacksonville Jaguars re-signed cornerback Rashean Mathis to a one-year contract Wednesday.
The deal is worth $5 million for Mathis, who suffered a torn ACL in late November that ended his season in 2011.
The 32-year-old Mathis finished the season with 34 tackles and one interception. He has spent his entire nine-year career with the Jaguars, recording 30 interceptions.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed veteran offensive tackle Guy Whimper to a two-year contract.
Whimper, who started 15 games last season, would have become an unrestricted free agent next week.
A fourth-round draft pick by the New York Giants in 2006, Whimper joined the Jaguars in November 2010. He has played in 21 games for Jacksonville since.
He likely will return to a backup...
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A year ago I profiled Chastin West as the player from the practice squad with the best chance to be on the 53-man roster when the 2011 season began. Of course, I made that prediction before Randall Cobb was drafted and veteran James Jones was re-signed to a three-year deal worth over $9 million...