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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 74 yards. He was released last month.
The speedy wideout spent his first seven seasons with the Buffalo Bills, hauling in 377 receptions, 5,934 yards and 43 touchdowns. He was the 13th overall pick of the 2004 draft by the Bills.
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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...
Maurice Jones-Drew is missing voluntary team workouts like usual, but a report says part of his absence is financially-driven.
The Baltimore Ravens first day of voluntary workouts kicked off at the team’s facility in Owings Mills on Monday morning. And Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco was present, participating in a throwing session, according to Aaron Wilson of The Carroll County Times. Flacco, 27, remains in contract negotiations with the Ravens, but according to Wilson, the [...]
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Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Terrance Knighton will miss at least the next three months of the team's offseason program following eye surgery.
Coach Mike Mularkey said Monday that Knighton won't even be at the team facility during workouts, prompting some concern considering his history of weight problems.
The 340-pound defender had surgery April 8 after being...
Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew is skipping the team's voluntary orientation for veterans in what could be a contract dispute.
Jones-Drew is one of two players under contract not on hand for the three-day session, which began Tuesday. Defensive tackle Terrance Knighton (eye surgery) also is sitting home.
Jones-Drew led the NFL in rushing last season, gaining...
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...
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed place-kicker Sam Swank, linebacker JoJo Dickson and defensive tackle David Howard. The first-year players will help the Jaguars get through veteran orientation beginning Tuesday. Place-kicker Josh Scobee, linebacker Paul Posluszny and defensive tackles Terrance Knighton and Tyson Alualu will miss the workouts....
The Baltimore Ravens announced Tuesday afternoon that linebacker Dannell Ellerbe, a restricted free agent, has re-signed with the team, according to Matt Vensel of The Baltimore Sun. Ellerbe, 26, was given a second-round restricted tender by the Ravens last month worth $1.93 million. An undrafted free agent rookie out of the University of Georgia in [...]