THE PROBLEM: Justin Blackmon is not the solution at wide receiver.
As painful as wasting a first-round draft pick might sound, the Jaguars should cut their losses and get rid of wide receiver Justin Blackmon. With his second DUI, it’s clear that he’s heading down a troubled road like Pac- Man Jones and Dez Bryant did. Additionally, Blackmon’s ongoing contract holdout places the Jaguars in a precarious position.
Jacksonville will not restructure the contract of their franchise player and league rushing champion, Maurice Jones-Drew, so what makes Blackmon think he will get the deal he wants? It does not matter if you are the franchise player, new owner Shahid Khan is running a strict business. The Jaguars can save themselves long-term heartache by doing what the Oakland Raiders should have done with JaMarcus Russell back in 2007-- let go of their first-round pick.
THE SOLUTION: Plaxico Burress and company to the rescue!
One solution to Jacksonville’s issues would be to add ve...