The Jacksonville Jaguars have been awarded rookie defensive end Gerald Rivers off waivers from St. Louis.
The Jaguars made room for Rivers on the 53-man roster by placing guard Mike Brewster on injured reserve. Brewster, filling in for injured starter Will Rackley (concussion), broke his left ankle in Sunday's loss to Buffalo.
The 6-foot-5, 258-pound Rivers earned a spot on...
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December 16, 2013
It was only eight plays and one tackle but they meant the world to Rams’ rookie Gerald Rivers.
“It was good to be out there; I was able to get a pressure on my first play’’ the 23-year-old defensive end said of his first NFL action in last week’s loss to the visiting San Francisco 49ers. “Once that first play was over the nervousness went away and being successful on...