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Free agent receiver Lee Evans has signed a one-year deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, upgrading the team's weakest position and giving it a potential deep threat.
Evans spent seven seasons with the Buffalo Bills (2004-10) and was with the Baltimore Ravens last year. Evans has 381 receptions for 6,008 yards and 43 touchdowns in 118 games.
He averaged at least 15.4 yards per catch in seven of his eight seasons. He had a career-high 1,292 yards receiving in 2006.
Evans was traded to the Ravens last August and appeared in nine games with two starts. He missed seven games with an ankle injury. He caught four passes for 69 yards in two postseason games.
The Jaguars previously signed Laurent Robinson to upgrade their receiving corps.
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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...
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 [...]
I have been rooting for Sergio Kindle for a huge comeback from his adolescent mistakes and ensuing medical condition of narcolepsy for a while now...Sergio Kindle, 6-3, 250, DE/OLB, second year out of Texas following a devastating skull fracture suffered prior to signing his original contract with the Ravens last season... a work in progress that may not be allowed the luxury of...
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...
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 [...]
Maurice Jones-Drew is missing voluntary team workouts like usual, but a report says part of his absence is financially-driven.
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...
Jaguars defensive tackle Terrance Knighton will miss three months of the team's offseason program as he recovers from an eye injury suffered when he was hit in the face with a bottle at a nightclub.
Jaguars coach Mike Mularkey announced Monday that Knighton would be sidelined until training camp.
"Terrance, due to the injury and the surgery, is going to miss the majority...
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....
When the 2011 Regular Season came to a close, we knew who the Jacksonville Jaguars would face in 2012, but we just didn't know when. In 2012, aside from their AFC South rivals, the Jaguars will go up against the NFC North, the AFC East, and play two conference games against Cincinnati and Oakland. The schedule was released tonight from the NFL, and the Jaguars will have one prime...