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Free agent wide receiver Lee Evans has signed a one-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union.
Evans spent last year with the Baltimore Ravens where he recorded only four catches for 74 yards over nine regular season games.
Ravens fans are still stinging from Evans’ mishandling of a right-on-the-money pass from Joe Flacco near the end of regulation in the AFC Championship game. Had Evans been able to haul in the pass, it would have been a game-sealing touchdown that would have sent the Ravens to the Super Bowl for the first time since the 2000 season.
Prior to his one-year stint in Baltimore, Lee Evans had spent seven consecutive seasons in Buffalo, where he racked up 377 receptions for 5,984 yards and 43 touchdowns. His best season was in 2006 when he caught 82 passes for 1,292 yards and 8 touchdowns.
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The Jacksonville Jaguars have reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with veteran free-agent wide receiver Lee Evans.
Evans, who has played eight seasons, was expected to sign the deal Monday when the Jaguars open their offseason veteran mini-camp, the Florida Times-Union and ESPN reported citing sources close to the team.
Contract details were unavailable. Previously, the Jaguars...
The Jacksonville Jaguars and wide receiver Lee Evans agreed to a one-year deal, the Florida Times-Union reported citing a source.
Financial terms were not disclosed, but the newspaper reported that Evans will officially sign the contract on Monday.
Evans was a non-factor for the Baltimore Ravens last season, appearing in only nine games and catching a career-low four passes for...
Wide receiver Lee Evans has agreed to a one-year deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Evans hasnt been relevant in fantasy football since he racked up 1,017 yards with the Bills back in 2008, and the 31-year-old isnt likely going to make an impact in 2012 behind Laurent Robinson and Mike Thomas....
I have been rooting for Sergio Kindle for a huge comeback from his adolescent mistakes and ensuing medical condition of narcolepsy for a while now...Sergio Kindle, 6-3, 250, DE/OLB, second year out of Texas following a devastating skull fracture suffered prior to signing his original contract with the Ravens last season... a work in progress that may not be allowed the luxury of...
As was reported yesterday, the Jaguars have officially signed former Ravens WR Lee Evans according to the team website.
While Evans isn't a top-of-the-line receiver, he's yet another solid guy that certainly adds to the Jaguars less than stellar receiving unit. With this signing, the Jaguars are beginning to look like a very formidable team that could pose many problems...
JACKSONVILLE- The Jaguars continue to find ways to improve a receivers group that has for the most part proven to be mediocre in recent years.
Tomorrow, they will sign former Ravens wide out Lee Evans to a core that also includes last year’s WR breakout Laurent Robinson.
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BALTIMORE- As expected Ravens RB Ray Rice did not show up today for the start of involuntary workouts. Rice was hit with the franchise tag early in the free agency period by the team.
Since last season, the productive back has lobbied for a new long-term deal as he has played out his rookie contract.
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The Jacksonville Jaguars are going to sign veteran wide receiver Lee Evans to a one-year contract on Monday, a league source confirmed.
The former Buffalo Bills first-round draft pick from Wisconsin is entering his ninth NFL season.
Evans, 31, has caught 381 career passes for 6,008 yards and 43 touchdowns.
Two seasons ago, Evans caught 37 passes for 578 yards and four touchdowns.
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported today that wide receiver Lee Evans, with the Ravens last season, will sign with the Jacksonville Jaguars tomorrow.
That’s great for Evans.
After his drop in the AFC Championship game it was more than likely the Ravens wouldn’t bring him back after releasing him.
He had four catches in the regular season and four catches in the playoffs in his single...
Offseason team activities started for the Ravens today. As expected, Ray Rice isn’t there.
Rice, who is protesting the franchise, wasn’t expected to report without a new contract. The running wants a large contract, but the Ravens probably aren’t going to give him an Adrian Peterson-type deal.
I’m sure it will get worked out eventually.
In other news, the Ravens are reportedly...
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch is reporting that Dennis Dixon is still an option for the Rams but he is also being pursued by the Ravens. The Ravens need a back up quarterback for Joe Flacco. The only other QB on their roster is Tyrod Taylor. While Taylor could be a capable back up he has not had a chance to show he can play in the NFL.
Dixon has started in this league. He almost...
Eric DeCosta is the Ravens' director of player personnel... which is a fancy way of saying he's responsible for all scouting and due diligence matters regarding players the Ravens are interested in acquiring.Eric DeCosta, Ravens Director of Player Personnel...Garrett Downing did a nice summary report at Ravens.com (NFL website) of Eric DeCosta's constant struggle between...
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice will not report for voluntary offseason workouts Monday.
Rice, who is seeking a long-term extension, has not signed the franchise tender placed on him, NFL.com reported.
The 25-year-old Rice rushed for 1,364 yards and 12 touchdowns last season. He also had 76 receptions for 704 yards and three scores.
Rice has ripped off three straight 1...
The Baltimore Ravens have shown interest in free agent quarterback Dennis Dixon, according to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Dixon, 27, has spent his entire four-year career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, backing up Ben Roethlisberger. If Dixon were to sign with the Ravens, he would compete with second-year quarterback Tyrod Taylor for the [...]