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Following a lengthy holdout during the 2012 offseason that dominated the Jaguars headlines, Maurice Jones-Drew told Adam Schein of SiriusXM that he has no plans to miss activities with the Jaguars during the 2013 offseason and that a holdout will not happen for a second straight year.
In an effort to renegotiate his contract with the team, Jones-Drew missed all offseason activities with the Jaguars in 2012 and returned to the team after missing each of the team's four preseason games. He played in just six games before suffering a foot injury that ended up withholding him from the last 10 games of the season.
Despite playing in just six games and starting in just five, Jones-Drew finished the season as the leading rusher for the Jaguars with 414 yards. The 2006 second round pick has just one year remaining on the deal he signed in 2009 and is scheduled to become a free agent following the 2013 season.
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Maurice Jones-Drew held out from the Jaguars before the season, but he says he doesn't plan to repeat the process with them again.
Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew wanted a new contract before the 2012 NFL season started after leading the league in rushing in 2011, so he did what most franchise running backs do, he held out.
Jones-Drew did not get his new deal, instead he got a high six figures fine, and a slow start to his 2012 season. All of those things into a disastrous end to his season...
Tim Tebow will not be making his way back home to the Jacksonville Jaguars. The team’s new GM David Caldwell was quick to squash that rumor in his first public appearance.
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After unsuccessfully holding out last offseason and into
training camp of 2012, Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew
told SiriusXM NFL Radio yesterday that he is not planning on asking the team
for a long-term contract.
"I went to them last year," Jones-Drew said during
the interview with SiriusXM NFL Radio. "It didn't work out. I'm not going...
Jaguars new GM David Caldwell told reporters that he’s not ready to give up on former first-round pick Blaine Gabbert.
“He is still young,” Caldwell said, via the Florida Times Union. “He’s had two different offensive coordinators in his first two years. Get a coach in here and get some sustainability for him. I think it’s important to see what he can do. … I always...
The Jacksonville Jaguars fired coach Mike Mularkey Thursday after just one season, the worst in franchise history.
New general manager David Caldwell made the announcement, giving him a clean slate heading into 2013. Caldwell said he made the move just 48 hours after he was hired because he wants to immediately explore every avenue possible to turn the Jaguars around.
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Jacksonville's new GM David Caldwell says that even if the Jets release Tim Tebow, he doesn't see the polarizing QB being a good fit for the Jaguars 2013 roster.
According to Mike Freeman of CBS Sports, the Jacksonville Jaguars have fired head coach Mike Mularkey after just one season.
Now general manager David Caldwell can bring in his own guy.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter says the two candidates the Jags will look at are Rams offensive coordinator Brian Schottenheimer and 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman.
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At this rate Tebow might have to take a spot in the Lingerie Football League…Pardon me, The Legends Football League they have just rebranded themselves. Everyone assumed the Jaguars would pick him up, but their new GM doesn’t seem that interested.
Caldwell on Tebow: “He is a member of the NY Jets. I can’t imagine a scenario where he’d be a Jacksonville Jaguars even if...
The Jacksonville Jaguars will interview current defensive coordinator Mel Tucker for their vacant head coaching position, according to a report by Adam Schefter of ESPN. Tucker was the Jaguars interim head coach for five games when Jack Del Rio was fired towards the end of the 2011 season and interviewed for the head coaching job last season.
Tucker has been the defensive coordinator...
The Tim Tebow to the Jacksonville Jaguars rumors can be put to rest. At his introductory news conference, new Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said, "I can't imagine a scenario where he would be a Jacksonville Jaguar."
"Even if he's released?" one reporter asked.
"Even if he's released," Caldwell said.
But Caldwell said there...
For head coaches in the National Football League this offseason has been a blood bath. Thursday the Jacksonville Jaguars continued the trend as the team decided to fire head coach Mike Mularkey, following a franchise worst 2-14 record.
The 2012 season was Mularkey's one and only season in Jacksonville but after such a dreadful season it would have been near impossible for him...
The Jacksonville Jaguars fired head coach Mike Mularkey after one season, general manager David Caldwell announced Thursday. "I informed Mike today that he will not return as head coach of the Jaguars," Caldwell said. "I know Mike well and do not want anyone to misinterpret the rationale behind my decision. Mike is an excellent coach and I am sure he will succeed...