Found May 07, 2013 on Football Nation:
The Jacksonville Jaguars will meet with Marcus Trufant today in an effort to possibly sign the veteran defensive back to a contract.Trufant, 32, has been a member of the Seattle Seahawks since being drafted by the team back in 2003. He made the Pro Bowl in 2007.The Jaguars, who cut most of their starting secondary once free agency began this offseason, drafted five defensive backs in April’s NFL Draft and signed Alan Ball away from rival Houston to play to compete for one of the open cornerback positions.The Jaguars are counting on second round draft pick, safety Jonathan Cyprien, to start at one of the safety positions, while third round pick, Dwayne Gratz, is expected to compete for one of the other open defensive back slots. Dwight Lowery will again be manning the secondary in teal and black.The Jaguars have purged most of their roster. Twenty-nine players who were playing here in 2012-13 are no longer on the roster. It is a movement general manager David Caldwell and new head co...
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