Found June 24, 2013 on Football Nation:
He did not hold out like last season’s first round pick. He has said the right things, been the good soldier and even changed positions to accommodate a veteran at the left tackle position. Now, all that is left is to see what Luke Joeckel can do to help the Jaguars offensive line.In a story published on, Joeckel, the second overall pick in this year’s draft, signed a contract over 5 years that will net him, “A a signing bonus near $13.8 million and has a cap number around $3.85 million in his first season.”Not bad for a rookie who was the top overall player listed on many draft boards and for a player who has a chip on his shoulder that he was not the first overall selection of the Draft. That distinction goes to Eric Fisher, another tackle, who was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs.The Jacksonville offensive line and pass coverage was awful last season, allowing Blaine Gabbert and Chad Henne to be sacked 50 times between the two of them.The signing of Joeckel doe...

MJD won't be charged in incident

Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew reportedly will not be charged with any crime in relation to a May 26 incident where he was accused of assaulting a bouncer.

Former NFL Draft Bust Fails To Make It in CFL

Former Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver and 2004 first round NFL Draft bust Reggie Williams has just been waived by the CFL’s Toronto Argonauts during final cuts, according to the team’s official website. Photo Credit: “Big Mike” Williams was also cut earlier in the offseason.  The 6-4, 212-pound wide out also spent a few months with the Sacramento Mountain...

Maurice Jones-Drew will not face charges in bar incident

No charges will be brought against Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew following an incident at a bar and restaurant May 26 in St. Augustine in which the star player was accused of assaulting and injuring a security person. Assistant state attorney Christopher France filed an "announcement of no information" Tuesday. A news release from the State Attorney...

Joeckel signs rookie contract with Jaguars

First-round draft pick Luke Joeckel has signed a five-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Joeckel inked the deal Saturday, leaving the team with three unsigned picks. Under the rookie salary cap, the No. 2 pick in April's draft gets a signing bonus near $13.8 million and has a cap number around $3.85 million in his first season. The Jaguars selected Texas A&M...

Jaguars invent new offensive position for Denard Robinson

A running joke that Jaguars rookie Denard Robinson will be used as an "offensive weapon" seems to be taken rather literally by the team. What used to be a joke has become reality, as the young player is listed as an "OW" on the Jaguars' roster, presumably meaning "offensive weapon." Robinson's number is in line with his draft day announcement...

Prosecutors decide to not press charges against Maurice Jones-Drew

According to Vic Micolucci of News 4 in Jacksonville, Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew will not be charged with battery after he allegedly knocked out a security guard. BREAKING- Prosecutors have declined to press charges against #Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew following allegations of battery at restaurant — Vic Micolucci (WJXT) (@vicmicolucci) June 25, 2013 The lawyer...

With surveillance video inconclusive, Jones-Drew not charged

Maurice Jones-Drew and the Jacksonville Jaguars have dodged a major setback. It was announced today that Maurice Jones-Drew will not be charged after he allegedly struck an employee at a restaurant. The lawyer for the alleged victim claimed that there was surveillance video that proved his client had been hit by Maurice Jones-Drew, but as you can see in the video, there's...

Able to run from assault charges, Jaguars star Maurice Jones-Drew needs to soon bolt from ‘The Bold New City of the South’

Despite allegedly knocking a doorman onto Queer Street in St. Augustine, Florida, the State Attorney’s Office will not pursue assault charges against Jaguars star Maurice Jones-Drew. With Jones-Drew entering the final year of a $31 million deal, the fuzz concluded there was insufficient evidence to build a case against the three-time All-Pro. Now, rather than worrying about litigation...

Maurice Jones-Drew Cleared of Potential Battery Charges

The investigation into allegations that Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew decked a St. Augustine nightclub security guard has been halted.According to the Florida Times-Union, in a story by Kate Howard Perry and Vito Stellino, there will not be further action taken.On  Tuesday, St. Johns County Assistant state attorney Christopher France filed an “announcement...

Jaguars sign 2nd overall pick, Luke Joeckel

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed rookie left tackle Luke Joeckel, according to John Oesher of Jaguars Agree to terms with 2013 NFL Draft No.2 overall selection RT Luke Joeckel. #Jaguars. — John Oehser (@JohnOehser) June 22, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? The post Jaguars sign 2nd overall pick, Luke Joeckel appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Maurice Jones-Drew Won’t Be Charged With KO of Bouncer

MJD is still red flagged on my fantasy draft list, but it is comforting to know he won’t be going to jail for knocking out a bouncer at a nightclub. According to Vic Micolucci of WJXT4 in Jacksonville, prosecutors have decided to not file charges against Jones-Drew for an alleged incident at a St. Augustine, Fla., bar. Now, MJD can get back to more important things like dropping...

Surveillance video of Maurice Jones-Drew alleged bar fight released

Watch the surveillance video of the Maurice Jones-Drew "fight" at The Conch House from Memorial Day.

Maurice Jones-Drew avoids battery charges

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