Found September 20, 2013 on
New York Jets
The NFL is a passing league, and to pass the ball efficiently, teams have to protect their trigger men. This is the list of those quarterbacks that don't have a chance, and frankly, probably never had a chance. These are the quarterbacks scrambling for their lives more often than for yards.
Chad Henne/Blaine Gabbert, Jacksonville Jaguars
The Jaguars' offensive line was supposed to be a much improved unit, but that just hasn't been the case. Through two games, Jacksonville's quarterbacks have been sacked 11 times. It looks like it really doesn't matter who's under center; they're a goner before the play even starts.
Ben Roethlisberger, Pittsburgh Steelers
Ben Roethlisberger has played behind some pretty awful offensive lines, but this one may take the cake. Big Ben is usually able to find time in the pocket to push his team down the field, but that hasn't been the case so far this season. With just 19 points under their belts, the Steelers'...
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Here is my 2014 NFL mock draft so far. Lots of things can happen to shake this mock up in the coming weeks with a few new prospects, but this where things stand now.
1. Jacksonville Jaguars: Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Louisville
It doesn’t a genius to tell that Jacksonville needs a quarterback and Teddy Bridgewater is at the top of the list. He...
The Jacksonville Jaguars will travel to Seattle to play the Seahawks on Sunday. Seattle already presents a big challenge on game day, but to add to that, the Jaguars could be without a few key players. Maurice Jones-Drew headlines the week three injury list. He finally recovered from the Lisfranc fracture in the offseason, but in Sunday's loss against the Oakland Raiders he sprained...
FREMONT, Calif. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed receiver Jeremy Ebert off the practice squad and waived guard Jacques McClendon.
The Jaguars need help at receiver because Mike Brown has been ruled out for Sunday's game at Seattle with a back injury. The team also is without starter Justin Blackmon, who is suspended four games for violating the league's substance...
In this article, a couple of dynasty fanatics come together to debate the long term dynasty outlook of two players. This week we have second year wide receiver Stephen Hill, against the Jaguars 4th round pick in 2011, wide receiver Cecil Shorts.
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The Jaguars are the obvious pick as the worst team in the NFL after losing to the Raiders. Fortunately, the prize is a franchise quarterback like Teddy Bridgewater. The Jaguars need someone like that badly. Chad Henne is better than Blaine Gabbert, but only by default and after amassing barely over 100 yards of total offense before garbage time against the Raiders,...
While most continue to focus on what is happening in Cleveland and make their jokes (not us), we really need to focus more on the real laughingstock of the NFL, the Jacksonville Jaguars. They are so bad, that oft-injured and…Read more →
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Dwight Lowery walked around the facilities at San Jose State, drawing inspiration from his journey to the NFL.
The safety was a two-time All-American with the Spartans and holds the school record for most interceptions (nine) in a single season. He helped build the program and is doing the same with the Jacksonville Jaguars, who are using the San Jose State...
Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew will test his ankle a few hours before Sunday's kickoff. SOURCE: Ryan O'Halloran, Jacksonville.comFantasy Spin:MJD will basically be a game-time decision, but the decision for fantasy owners is an easy one. With a matchup at Seattle on the schedule, Jones-Drew should be avoided, injured or not.
Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis practiced on Thursday after rehabbing a calf injury which has kept him out of the first two games this season.Fantasy Spin:Lewis hasn't been a viable fantasy tight end since 2010 (58-700-10) and with the quality at tight ends around the league in 2013 - he still isn't one.
Dwight Lowry walked around the facilities at San Jose State drawing inspiration from his journey to the NFL.
The safety was a two-time All-American with the Spartans and holds the school record for most interceptions (9) in a single season. He helped build the program at his alma mater and is doing the same with the Jacksonville Jaguars, who are using the San Jose State facilities...
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger feels like rookie wide receiver Markus Wheaton is ready to make an impact on their offense.
“To me, he’s more than ready to get in and start doing some stuff for us. I thought he would be in a little more (previously), but I think you’ll start to see him getting in more this week Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
The Steelers better hope that...
Jacksonville Jaguars (0-2) at Seattle Seahawks (2-0)
Ordinarily, I don’t like laying 19 points, but in this case, I think this line is completely justified, if not too low. The Seahawks aren’t quite as good at home as their 29-3 win over the 49ers would suggest. If you played that game 100 games, the average margin of victory would not be 26, but it would probably be at least...
Usually week three of the NFL season isn’t a time we talk about “trap games,” but the Jacksonville Jaguars are just that bad, and the Seattle Seahawks are just that good. Still, we can’t ignore a few key factors that may favor the Jaguars against head coach Gus Bradley’s former team.
To start, no, the Jaguars probably won’t be able to beat the Seahawks in the loudest...
The still-young 2013 season hasn’t treated every team in the NFL to a kind start. While some *cough* Jaguars *cough* were expected to be, well, awful, other teams had high hopes and are suddenly staring 0-3 in the face. Here’s a few teams looking for answers after a rough start.
What happened to the Steelers of old? At 0-2, they’ve lost a potential...