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Cecil Shorts eager to get back into swing of things with Jaguars

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Cecil Shorts III won't be the best-known wide receiver making his preseason debut Friday night when the Jacksonville Jaguars face the Detroit Lions. Compared with the anticipated return of All-Pro Calvin Johnson from offseason knee and finger surgeries, Shorts' comeback from a strained right hamstring on the first day of training camp has barely registered...
Via Fox Sports Florida
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jags WR Shorts Back At Practice

Jacksonville receiver Cecil Shorts returned to practice Sunday after missing three weeks with a hamstring injury.Fantasy Spin:According to Hays Carlyon of the Florida Times-Union, he used the word "rusty" four times in describing his play. He expects to be ready for Week 1 versus Philadelphia. Shorts (66 receptions for 777 yards and 3 TDs in 13 games last season) will be...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars WR Cecil Shorts back to practice, could play at Lions

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts III has returned to practice and could play in Friday's preseason game at Detroit. Shorts was back working with the first-team offense Sunday, a little more than three weeks after straining his right hamstring in the team's opening training camp practice. Shorts made it through the session without any issues...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Cecil Shorts expected to start practicing on Sunday

Jaguars wide receiver Cecil Shorts is expected to start practicing on Sunday after dealing with a hamstring injury. WR Cecil Shorts III (hamstring) also expected to start practicing Sunday. #jaguars — John Oehser (@JohnOehser) August 15, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet...
Via Pro Football Zone
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars Injury Update: Cecil Shorts ruled out against Tampa Bay

Yesterday, the Jaguars announced the team will be without running back Toby Gerhart for the team's preseason opener tonight against Tampa Bay. Now it appears another offensive weapon will be out of action: wide receiver Cecil Shorts.Shorts injured his hamstring during the first practice of training camp back on July 26. Initially believed to be a two-week recovery period, it...
Via Sports Injury Alert
13 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Football: 3 Jacksonville Jaguars to Avoid

WR Cecil Shorts IIIIt hurt me to write his name here especially after having Shorts on my fantasy team the past two seasons. However Shorts is proving once again his inability to stay on the field. Shorts has not been able to complete either of the last two seasons after starting very solidly. This season it is a hamstring issue that can be very nagging. If the team is able to give...
Via Pro Football Spot
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars Injury Update: Cecil Shorts will miss several weeks

One of the most underrated receivers in football injured his hamstring this week. Regardless of the quarterback woes that have plagued Jacksonville, Cecil Shorts has found a way to be productive. Although he missed the last three games of the 2013 season, Shorts still amassed nearly 1800 yards and scored 11 touchdowns. #186038972 / gettyimages.comI'm sure Shorts' injury...
Via NFL Injury Report
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars’ WR Cecil Shorts Injures Hamstring in Practice

Jacksonville Jaguars’ wide receiver Cecil Shorts will miss multiple weeks of training camp due to an injured hamstring he suffered in practice. Jags’ top receiver Shorts out multiple weeks — NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) July 26, 2014 The Jacksonville Jaguars are taking hits left and right when it comes to their receivers. Shorts is the team’s top...
Via Sportsnaut
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts out at least two weeks with hamstring injury

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts III will miss at least two weeks with a strained right hamstring. Shorts got the diagnosis Saturday, one day after feeling tightness in his hamstring during the team's first training camp practice. Shorts, who has a history of injuries, says he "can't catch a break right now. My frustration level might...
Via Fox Sports Florida
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Long-Term Deal For WR Cecil Shorts Remains A Priority For Jaguars

  Jaguars GM Dave Caldwell told reporters that they would like to have WR Cecil Shorts a part of the team long term. “I’ve been in communication with his agent and we’ve had good talks,” Caldwell said. “We’re trying to find a happy ground with what’s best for Cecil and what’s best for us. We obviously would like him here for the long term.” Shorts has dealt with...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
26 days ago  |  Discuss
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