The Jacksonville Jaguars were hit hard with injuries once again in the 2012 season, including to rookie defensive end Andre Branch. Branch injured his groin late in the season and was placed on injured reserve in mid-December. On Thursday, Branch tweeted out that he was undergoing surgery, presumably on his groin: "Headed to surgery, asking everyone to pray for me this morning...
The Jacksonville Jaguars signed wide receiver Mike Brown, linebacker Brandon Marshall and fourth-year tight end Isaiah Stanback from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. Jacksonville waived fullback Will Ta'ufo'ou and placed rookie second-round pick Andre Branch on injured reserve with a groin injury. The Jaguars also placed running back Jordan Todman (calf) on injured...
3. WR Justin Blackmon v. CB Antoine Winfield
Justin Blackmon can hit the ground running with a good outing against Minnesota. If he could continue to draw the attention of the defense, Laurent Robinson could benefit greatly from it.
2. DE Andre Branch v. LT Matt Kalil
We all know how disruptive Jeremy Mincey can be, but what about the rookie? If Branch could prove to be effective...
By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
The Jacksonville Jaguars are going to see history made on Sunday.
Andre Branch (Getty Images)
When the Jaguars take the field and their defense goes on the field, it would be the first time a rookie defensive end has started on opening day in team history. Andre Branch, their 2012 second round pick,...
While much of the focus of the Jacksonville Jaguars preseason has been on the offensive side of the football, second-round pick defensive end Andre Branch has been impressing the Jaguars coaching staff and exciting fans.
"Hes been playing pretty well," Jaguars head coach Mike Mularkey said after practice on Tuesday. "Hes really playing well and really done very...
The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed 2012 second-round draft pick Andre Branch, the 38th overall pick in April.
The defensive end becomes the first of the team's six draft picks to sign a contract.
Branch played for four years at Clemson, where he made 27 starts. He had 17 1-2 sacks, 33 1-2 tackles for loss and 197 overall tackles in his career. He's the first player from...
Via AP on Fox
May 29, 2012
The Jaguars signed second-round draft pick Andre Branch to a four-year contract. Branch, the 38th overall pick in the draft, was the first of Jacksonville's six draft picks to sign a contract. A four-year letterman at defensive end for Clemson, Branch totaled 17.5 sacks, 33.5 tackles for loss and 197 tackles.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to terms with their second-draft pick defensive end Andre Branch on a four-year contract Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union reports. Source: The Redzone Attached Thumbnails