Safety does not appear to be one of them. The team selected strong safety Johnathan Cyprien with the 33rd overall pick last year and he responded with a quality rookie season.
Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said that upgrading the free safety position was “not a high priority” in January. Josh Evans and Winston Guy appear set to enter training camp in a tight battle for...
Joe Shlabotnik, Flickr Creative CommonsThe Jacksonville Jaguars host the Houston Texans on Thursday Night Football this week, in a match-up that features two teams desperate to show the NFL and its fans that they are still viable talents that can win any given game.On a side note, defensive tackle Jeremy Mincey is no longer in the doghouse of head coach Gus Bradley after sleeping...
The Jacksonville Jaguars won't have any training camp holdouts.
The team and sixth-round draft pick Josh Evans agreed to terms Thursday on a rookie contract. The last of the team's eight draft picks to be under contract, the safety from Florida is expected to sign Monday. Under the rookie slotting system, he should get a signing bonus around $130,000.
With Evans agreeing...
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July 18, 2013
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed their entire draft class after the Thursday deal with Josh Evans.
A sixth-round pick from Florida, Evans agreed to terms on Thursday. He was the last of the Jaguars' eight picks to sign.
The 6-foot, 205-pound Evans started 24 games at Florida. The safety had 154 tackles and five interceptions.
For the past six months we’ve been hearing multiple different excuses for Florida losing to Louisville in the Sugar Bowl. We’ve heard that the team was unmotivated and had nothing to play for. Fans of opposing teams are going as far as saying Florida was drastically overrated just to get out of crediting Louisville for beating an SEC team in a BCS Bowl Game.
One former Florida...