TYSON ALUALU RUMORS & GOSSIP
Jaguars coach Gus Bradley made a bold decision to move Tyson Alualu from defensive tackle to end in the offseason.
The move has paid off in the season’s second half.
As Alualu has grown more comfortable with his new spot, the Jaguars have become a much better defense at stopping the run.
“Getting repetitions and being in games, you start to get more and more comfortable with...
Jacksonville Jaguars defensive lineman Tyson Alualu will move from tackle to end in 2013
With the Jacksonville Jaguars finishing out the 2012 season with a record of 2-14, it’s easy to say that nothing went right. With all of the problems the Jags experienced last season, the defensive line may have been the weakest unit. As with most of the team, the defensive line bolsters many...
According to Dan Pompei of the National Football Post, one of the reasons the Jacksonville Jaguars are moving Tyson Alualu to defensive end is because of some concerns over his knees.
Part of the reason the Jaguars are moving Tyson Alualu from defensive tackle to defensive end is he fits the end position in Gus Bradley’s new scheme, but there is more to it than that. Alualu has...
Sometimes, a little change will do you good. After three years playing on the inside of the defensive line, Tyson Alualu may have a new position for the 2013 season.The former first round draft pick from California has been an average player at best for this team, not worthy of being a top-10 choice when the team could have chosen Tim Tebow the season year.And for the record, the...
The Jacksonville Jaguars see upside in moving Tyson Alualu outside.
The Jaguars have shifted the former first-round draft pick from defensive tackle to defensive end, getting the 6-foot-3, 295-pound Hawaiian in a run-stopping role while allowing him to work in space.
''We feel it's a good fit,'' coach Gus Bradley said Wednesday. ''He's all in favor...
Via AP on Fox
May 15, 2013
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- For two years now, Terrance Knighton and Tyson Alualu have been fixtures at defensive tackle for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Knighton has started all but three games the last three years, missing a trio of games a year ago due to an ankle injury. Alualu has answered the call for 32 consecutive games the past two seasons since the Jaguars made him their No...
Terrance Knighton and Tyson Alualu have been fixtures as starters at defensive tackle for the Jacksonville Jaguars for two years.
Knighton has started all but three games the last three years. Alualu hasn't missed a start since the Jaguars made him their No. 1 pick in the 2010 draft.
Things could be different this year.
Both are being challenged for their jobs by a pair of...
Via AP on Fox
August 13, 2012
On paper, D'Anthony Smith is a third-year veteran in the NFL. On the field, Smith is a rookie.
Season-ending injuries in training camp the past two years have left the Jacksonville Jaguars defensive lineman still in search of his first tackle in a regular-season game.
That should change in about a month. Smith is at full strength now, with no ill effects from the Achilles ...
Via AP on Fox
August 03, 2012
The Jacksonville Jaguars have drafted 28-year-old defensive tackle Jeris Pendleton in the seventh round.
The team has an unsettled situation at defensive tackle, with Tyson Alualu coming off knee surgery and fellow starter Terrance Knighton out for the majority of the offseason following eye surgery.
Pendleton is a 328-pound run-stopper who wanted to attend Michigan State out of...
Via AP on Fox
April 28, 2012
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Apparently, journalists across the nation will insist that the Jaguars should have drafted Tim Tebow in the 2010 draft until the end of time. This from Bucky Brooks' 2010 draft do-over on NFL.com.
"10. Jacksonville Jaguars Actual Pick: Tyson Alualu, DTDo-Over Pick: Tim Tebow, QB (Broncos' No. 25 pick)
There is no way Shahid Khan would allow Gene Smith to bypass...