Accountability a key theme through Jacksonville Jaguars OTA’s

The Jacksonville Jaguars were not held accountable under former head coach Gus Bradley, but that has changed under Tom Coughlin and Doug Marrone. It’s a positive change per quarterback Blake Bortles. When executive vice president for football operations Tom Coughlin came on board with the Jacksonville Jaguars, it was clear that there would be a big […] Accountability a key theme...
Via Black & Teal
10 hours ago

10 NFL rookies likely to make biggest impact in 2017

The 2017 NFL Draft is a distant memory, and now it’s time for the rookies to show their stuff at minicamp. These camps will provide the first opportunity to see the league’s newest and youngest talent on display.As is the case every year, rookies will have a tremendous impact on the regular season and contribute to their team’s successes or failures. That was especially true...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Victor Cruz: ‘I just want to play’

As the weeks tick by, free agent wide receiver Victor Cruz still remains in search of a new job. The New York Giants released him after seven seasons with the team.On Tuesday following the 2017 NFL Draft, Cruz made this plea to the league.“I just want to play,” Cruz told Zach Braziller of the New York Post. “I’m just anxious to get on a team, anxious to play some football...
Via Sportsnaut
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: ‘Whispers’ that Tom Coughlin loves Deshaun Watson

The Jacksonville Jaguars say they haven’t given up on Blake Bortles, but it’s starting to sound like Deshaun Watson could end up being the pick at No. 4. overall in the 2017 NFL Draft.Albert Breer of The MMQB noted on Thursday morning that, “The closer we get to draft day, the stronger the whispers have become that Tom Coughlin loves Watson, and that he really could take...
Via Sportsnaut
April 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Tom Coughlin has removed ping pong tables from Jaguars’ locker room

Tom Coughlin was known as a no-nonsense coach who lived by the mantra “If you’re on time, you’re late.” It’s no surprise that he’s brought the same attitude to Jacksonville, where he’s now serving in a front office role.The team’s first coach in franchise history is back as VP of Football Operations, and Coughlin has already removed some distractions from the locker...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 18, 2017  |  Discuss

Tom Coughlin says he’ll keep track of Jaguars in weight room

Perhaps it was a pep-rally-type cry at an event to get season-ticket holders excited, but new Jaguars vice president of football operations Tom Coughlin said that he’ll monitor Jaguars players in the weight room when offseason workouts begin.“When the players report, I’m going to be in the weight room watching who the workers are on this team,” Coughlin said, according to...
Via The Sports Daily
April 12, 2017  |  Discuss

NFLPA keeping close tabs on Tom Coughlin in Jacksonville

Former New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin has made the transition from the sidelines to Vice President of Football Operations with the Jacksonville Jaguars (with whom he was also once the head coach), and he already seems to be coming under fire from the NFL Players Association for how he’s handling things in his new position.As reported by Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, a...
Via The Comeback
March 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: NFLPA investigating whether Jaguars violated CBA

According to a report from ESPN’s Michael DiRocco, the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) is investigating whether the Jacksonville Jaguars violated the NFL’s collective bargaining agreement.Said investigation reportedly stems from whether the Jaguars’ decision to call players back to their facility to undergo physicals earlier this month was in violation...
Via Sportsnaut
March 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Tom Coughlin wants to see more ‘toughness’ from Jaguars

Tom Coughlin has presumably binge-watched the Jaguars’ 2016 season, and he says he wants to see more toughness than what he saw on tape.The Jaguars' new vice president of football operations will try to turn around a team that finished 3-13 last season, and it sounds like he believes it starts with toughness.“This league can benefit from more of (a tough) attitude. This team...
Via The Sports Daily
February 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Tom Coughlin will have full control over Jaguars roster

Tom Coughlin may have been hoping to land a head coaching job in the NFL this offseason, but the gig he took with the Jacksonville Jaguars should give him more than enough of the football fix he is seeking. In a breakdown of the moves the Jaguars made within their organization Monday, Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union reported that Coughlin will have final say over...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 10, 2017  |  Discuss

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