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Can Ace Sanders return to rookie form for the Jacksonville Jaguars?

In 2013, the Jaguars traded the first pick in the fourth round of the NFL Draft to the Philadelphia so the Eagles could grab USC quarterback Matt Barkley. The Jaguars used the fourth pick to select Ace Sanders, the diminutive wide receiver/kick returner from South Carolina. Barkley hasn’t been anything other than an arm in the Eagles’ rotation and is now battling Tim Tebow for...
Via cover32
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Ace Sanders needs strong OTA start to translate to return game

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley has been vocal with his praise of wide receiver Ace Sanders throughout OTAs, noting the third-year player's string of strong practices. "He keeps stacking them up," Bradley said, according to ESPN's Mike DiRocco. But while the coach is pleases, he would also like to seem more from Sanders, specifically in his role as the team's punt returner...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Ace Sanders Returns, Michael Bennett Signs and Other Jacksonville Jaguars Notes

All the media in Jacksonville and across the NFL has done is talk about the three wide receivers the Jacksonville Jaguars have on their current roster – make that five if you include rookie Rashad Greene in the mix.Four young talents, four targets for quarterback Blake Bortles to throw to. Add tight end Julius Thomas to the pairing and suddenly there are five reasons to believe...
Via Football Nation
May 16, 2015  |  Discuss

The Jacksonville Jaguars seasons begins today with voluntary workouts

This is more than a meet and greet for the Jacksonville Jaguars. For the first time since the team’s season ended in December, players will walk into the training facility at EverBank Field and find familiar faces, new players and a the same dedication from the coaching staff to building a winner in 2015. There is plenty of excitement all around the stadium and team facilities...
Via cover32
April 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars’ Sen’Derrick Marks: ‘The whole Pro Bowl voting and balloting is all BS’

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Sen’Derrick Marks has put together a very good season. Last week we all saw Marks earn a $600,000 bonus after picking up a sack which put his sack total at 8.5. Marks’s 8.5 sacks this season is second among defensive tackles in the NFL. So when he found out that he finished 13th in the Pro Bowl balloting, Marks was left confused. Marks...
Via No Guts, No Glory
December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

A Day To Forget: Dallas - 31 Jacksonville - 17

The Dallas Cowboys got on the board first with a 54 yard field goal by Dan Bailey. Following the field goal, the Jacksonville Jaguars drove 80 yards, capping off the drive with a 32 yard touchdown run by Denard Robinson. The Jaguars had a 7-3 lead and were looking very good.Following a stop on third down, the Cowboys had to punt, which meant Ace Sanders was back for a "routine" punt...
Via Pro Football Spot
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars activate wide receiver Ace Sanders

The Jacksonville Jaguars have activated wide receiver Ace Sanders. Sanders served a four-game suspension but comes back to the Jaguars for Week 5. With both Cecil Shorts and Marquise Lee out with hamstring injures the Jaguars will quickly try to get Sanders the ball in the passing game. Tight end Mickey Shuler was waived in a corresponding move. Sanders caught 51 passes for 484...
Via Tireball.com
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars activate suspended receiver Ace Sanders to 53-man roster

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have activated receiver Ace Sanders to the 53-man roster and waived tight end Mickey Shuler. The move had been expected and means Sanders will play Sunday against Pittsburgh. The fourth-year pro from South Carolina was suspended the first four games for games for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy. Sanders caught 51 passes...
Via AP on Fox
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars activate suspended receiver Sanders

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars have activated receiver Ace Sanders to the 53-man roster and waived tight end Mickey Shuler. The move had been expected and means Sanders will play Sunday against Pittsburgh. The fourth-year pro from South Carolina was suspended the first four games for games for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy. Sanders caught 51 passes...
Via AP on Fox
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars activate suspended receiver Ace Sanders to 53-man roster

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have activated receiver Ace Sanders to the 53-man roster and waived tight end Mickey Shuler. The move had been expected and means Sanders will play Sunday against Pittsburgh. The fourth-year pro from South Carolina was suspended the first four games for games for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy. Sanders caught 51 passes...
Via Fox Sports Florida
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars Activate WR Ace Sanders, Waive Mickey Shuler

Ryan O’Halloran reports that the Jaguars have activated WR Ace Sanders from non-football injury list Saturday and subsequently waived TE Mickey Shuler to make room for him. Sanders served a four-game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Jaguars HC Gus Bradley told reporters this expect that he expects Sanders to play against the Steelers this Sunday...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Ace In The Hole: Ace Sanders Returns To Jaguars Roster

Hopefully the Jaguars will have an ace on their roster when they face the Pittsburg Steelers on Sunday.The Jaguars have announced that Ace Sanders has had his suspension lifted by the NFL and will resume play on Sunday after being out of action the first four weeks of the season.Sanders, a second year player and fourth round draft pick last season out of South Carolina, violated...
Via Football Nation
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars WR Ace Sanders returns from suspension in time of need

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Rejoining a winless team that is shorthanded in a big way at wide receiver isn't anything close to qualifying as a best-case scenario for Ace Sanders. But the Jacksonville Jaguars are excited to have him back, and their second-leading wideout as a rookie a year ago is relieved to have a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy in his...
Via Fox Sports Florida
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars rule out rookie receiver Marqise Lee vs. Steelers

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have ruled out rookie receiver Marqise Lee for the third consecutive game. The second-round draft pick won't play Sunday against Pittsburgh because of a strained right hamstring. The Jaguars (0-4) also are expected to be without Cecil Shorts III, who injured his left hamstring in last week's 33-14 loss at San Diego. Shorts missed...
Via AP on Fox
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars rule out rookie receiver Lee vs. Steelers

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars have ruled out rookie receiver Marqise Lee for the third consecutive game. The second-round draft pick won't play Sunday against Pittsburgh because of a strained right hamstring. The Jaguars (0-4) also are expected to be without Cecil Shorts III, who injured his left hamstring in last week's 33-14 loss at San Diego. Shorts missed...
Via AP on Fox
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Cowboys, Dolphins, Jaguars, Jets, Panthers, & Texans

  Cowboys S Jakar Hamilton was reinstated from his suspension on Monday. (Howard Balzer) Dolphins S Reshad Jones was reinstated from his suspension on Monday. (Howard Balzer) Jaguars WR Ace Sanders was reinstated from his suspension on Monday. (Howard Balzer) Jets HC Rex Ryan reiterated that he believes in QB Geno Smith and think he’ll be one of the main reasons...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Yet another Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver goes down

When it rains it pours, and it’s a monsoon in Jacksonville right now. Days after learning that tight end Marcedes Lewis would be out for several months, the Jaguars now know that rookie wide receiver Marqis Lee has a hamstring injury and won’t be able to play on Sunday, according to Ryan O’Hallaran of the Florida-Times Union: #Jaguars blog — Marqise Lee says hamstring injury...
Via cover32 - Jaguars
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Chiefs, Giants, Jaguars, Rams, Vikings

  Chiefs “Early indications” are that RB Jamaal Charles and S Eric Berry both have “mild” ankle sprains. (Jason La Canfora) Giants CB Walter Thurmond has strained pectoral muscle and will undergo an MRI on Monday to determine extent of damage. (Pro Football Talk) Jaguars WR Ace Sanders is unlikely to have his suspension reduced and is instead expected to finish out...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars rookie WR Lee leaves practice with tight hamstring

  The Jacksonville Jaguars have another receiver on the injury report. Rookie Marqise Lee, a second-round draft pick from USC, left practice Wednesday with tightness in a hamstring. Lee's absence added to the team's receiver woes. Ace Sanders is suspended the first four games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, and Cecil Shorts III missed the opener with a hamstring...
Via AP on Fox
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars rookie WR Marqise Lee leaves practice with strained hamstring

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have another receiver on the injury report. Rookie Marqise Lee, a second-round draft pick from USC, left practice Wednesday with tightness in a hamstring. Lee's absence added to the team's receiver woes. Ace Sanders is suspended the first four games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, and Cecil Shorts III missed the...
Via AP on Fox
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars rookie WR Marqise Lee leaves practice with strained hamstring

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have another receiver on the injury report. Rookie Marqise Lee, a second-round draft pick from USC, left practice Wednesday with tightness in a hamstring. Lee's absence added to the team's receiver woes. Ace Sanders is suspended the first four games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy, and Cecil Shorts III missed the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars Injury Update: Tandon Doss placed on IR, ending his season

Jacksonville Jaguars WR Tandon Doss has been placed on the Jaguars’ injured reserve list, putting an end to Doss’s 2014 season. The news was reported by the Florida Times-Union via their online website. The FTU stated, “Ace Sanders, who missed the first three preseason games for personal reasons, returned punts in the 24-14 loss to Atlanta on Thursday night after Tandon Doss...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars finalize 53-man roster by waiving 4

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars finalized their 53-man roster Saturday by waiving cornerback Jamell Fleming, safety Sherrod Martin, linebacker Nate Stupar and receiver Kerry Taylor. The team made most of its heavy cuts Friday. The Jaguars also received a roster exemption for receiver Ace Sanders, who is suspended the first four games of the season for violating...
Via AP on Fox
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Receiver Spotlight: Marqise Lee not up to speed like Allen Hurns

With Justin Blackmon a total wild card, personal issues sidelining Ace Sanders, and Cecil Shorts III missing time with injury, the Jaguars’ depth chart at wide receiver is being rebuilt entirely from scratch this preseason. One would have hoped that second-round draft pick Marquise Lee had seized a first-string role by force. With seven catches for 37 yards, and a touchdown, Lee...
Via cover32 - Jaguars
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

After being away from team for a month, Ace Sanders is back with the Jaguars

Jacksonville Jaguars WR Ace Sanders was one of the team’s best wideouts coming into the season and they expected big things from him. Last month, the NFL suspended Sanders for violating their drug policy. Sanders also left the team for personal reasons to get his life back on track. Well it seems like all is well now as Sanders returned to the Jaguars and he was overwhelmed with...
Via No Guts, No Glory
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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