Report: Jaguars won’t let Justin Blackmon leave for CFL

    Justin Blackmon has been arguably one of the biggest wastes of talent in football over the past several years, and the Jacksonville Jaguars aren’t about to let him stop wasting it in the CFL. Earlier this month, the CFL’s Toronto Argonauts reportedly acquired the rights to Blackmon. In order for Blackmon to be able to play in the CFL, the Jaguars would have to let...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Three possible resolutions for the Jacksonville Jaguars and WR Justin Blackmon

Justin Blackmon is currently serving an indefinite a for violating the league’s substance abuse policy after the team’s eighth game in 2012. He has had very little contact with the Jaguar’s general manager David Caldwell. We will look at the three possible scenarios for how this could play out between Blackmon and the team that made him the fifth pick overall in the 2011 draft...
Via cover32
August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon: Is His Career Over With The Jaguars?

It looks like Jacksonville Jaguars fans can stop asking about the status of troubled wide receiver Justin Blackmon. General manager David Caldwell said Tuesday the Jaguars have had no contact with Blackmon and believe his absence from the game for 21 months makes it unlikely the former first-round pick will ever play in the NFL again. The story can be read on ESPN.com by beat writer...
Via Football Nation
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars GM on Justin Blackmon: “career most likely over.”

Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon was once thought of as a can’t-miss prospect. A once-in-a-generation talent that could turn the lowly Jags offense around and be a playmaker like the man he idolized, former Dallas Cowboy legend Michael Irvin. But now? He’s a lost cause, at least according to one very powerful man in the organization: his GM. Jaguars general...
Via EndZoneScore
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars GM: Justin Blackmon's NFL career likely over

Justin Blackmon’s once-promising NFL career appears to be over before it ever got off the launch pad. Blackmon entered the league with tremendous expectations, but the troubled wideout quickly earned himself a permanent spot in the league’s doghouse, much to the chagrin of the Jacksonville Jaguars. He had earned some red flags for arrests in college, but his dark past was thought...
Via Sportsnaut
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jags' GM casts doubt on Justin Blackmon's return

Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell expressed doubt Tuesday that suspended wide receiver Justin Blackmon would be able to return to football -  and not just with the Jaguars. "I guess I harbor hope, but realistically, when you're away from the game for two-and-a-half years, what you were once is not what you will probably be -- your skills do erode, especially when...
Via Fox Sports
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars have little hope of suspended WR Blackmon returning

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars are losing hope that suspended receiver Justin Blackmon will return. General manager Dave Caldwell said Tuesday he's had no contact with Blackmon in some time. He adds that he expects Blackmon's skills to be diminished after nearly two years away from football. Caldwell has a ''little bit of hope'' that Blackmon could return. But...
Via AP on Fox
August 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Justin Blackmon denied reinstatement by NFL

It doesn’t look like Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon will be returning to the NFL any time soon. The No. 5 pick from the 2012 NFL Draft is currently suspended indefinitely by the league and reports on Wednesday make it seem like things will stay that way for quite some time. Mark Long of the Associated Press claims Blackmon applied for reinstatement to the NFL...
Via Rumors and Rants
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon denied reinstatement by NFL

A once highly touted receiver out of Oklahoma State, Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon has been denied reinstatement by the NFL. For Justin Blackmon, and the Jaguars, this is a major blow to a once promising career. Pro Sports Daily, broke the initial news on the reinstatement being denied. At Oklahoma State, Justin Blackmon had a tremendous collegiate career catching...
Via EndZoneScore
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon’s saga with the Jacksonville Jaguars takes another bad turn

It’s hard to believe a story about Justin Blackmon was trumped by other news concerning the Jacksonville Jaguars, but that is pretty much what happened over this past weekend. While fans across the First Coast were watching the Jaguars rookie minicamp and wondering if Dante Fowler, Jr would be lost for the season or attending The Players Championship in Ponte Vedra, the often troubled...
Via cover32
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Justin Blackmon denied reinstatement by NFL

While the Jacksonville Jaguars weren’t really relying on former top-five pick Justin Blackmon to return to the team, this has to be seen as another bit of bad news for the downtrodden organization. According to Mark Long of the Associated Press, the National Football League has denied Blackmon’s request for reinstatement from an indefinite suspension he received back in November...
Via Sportsnaut
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon Was Denied Reinstatement By the NFL

There has been a lot of speculation over the NFL future of suspended Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon. Many have assumed that he is not interested in playing anymore since he had not applied for reinstatement (as far as anyone knew). From the sound of things coming from the team they do not expect him to be back.So--what is it? Will the former first round pick play...
Via FatManWriting
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Jags GM: No update on Justin Blackmon

Justin Blackmon hasn't played for the Jacksonville Jaguars since the middle of the 2013 season and it doesn't sound like he'll be playing for the team anytime in the near future either. According to the Florida-Times Union, Jacksonville general manager David Caldwell said the team hasn't heard from the NFL about Blackmon's status. The wide receiver is currently serving an indefinite...
Via Fox Sports
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Status of Jacksonville Jaguars’ Justin Blackmon Remains in Limbo

Jacksonville Jaguars’ wide receiver Justin Blackmon has not been on an NFL field since early in 2013. Currently serving an indefinite suspension for violating the NFL’s Substance Abuse Policy, Blackmon’s status remains in limbo. Back in January, Jags’ owner Shahid Khan had reported that he was “very optimistic” that Blackmon would return to play for the 2015 season....
Via Sportsnaut
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

REPORT: The Jacksonville Jaguars set to move on without Justin Blackmon

Here we go again. The Jacksonville Jaguars seem to be repeating their stance with Justin Blackmon – the same one they used in 2014. The team is moving on from the troubled wide receiver until otherwise notified. Right now, there is no plan to use No. 14 as part of the team’s plan for the upcoming season. To steal a popular phrase, it’s déjà vu all over again. According to...
Via cover32
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucs staked out Blackmon’s favorite bar for a week

Jameis Winston is not the first incredibly talented NFL prospect who has turned teams off with his off-field behavior. And, as such, he is not the first NFL prospect who has been spied on by teams leading up to the draft. Earlier this week, Winston’s quarterback coach revealed that the former Florida State star was...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars Need to Bring Back Blackmon

As the 2015 NFL offseason quickly approaches, there's not a single NFL fan that is rooting for a similar offseason to 2014. Off-field issues ran amok with the Adrian Peterson, Ray Rice and Greg Hardy issues. Roger Goodell handed out suspensions left and right, the league underwent criticism from the fans and things weren't really looking good for the NFL. Among the slew of bad behavior...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon has voluntarily checked into a treatment facility

It’s been a long hard road for suspended Jacksonville Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon. Since 2013, the Jaguars have been waiting for Blackmon to get his act together, but he continues to let the team down. The Jaguars ended up drafting Marquise Lee and Allen Robinson in last year’s draft but made it clear that Blackmon was still in their plans. Well it looks like Blackmon is starting...
Via No Guts, No Glory
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Blackmon voluntarily enters treatment facility

It appears Justin Blackmon has taken a major step toward not only getting his life back in order, but also trying to get his job back in the NFL with the Jacksonville Jaguars.According to a report with the Associated Press and seen on ESPN.com, the team’s first round pick in the 2012 NFL Draft has entered a substance abuse treatment facility on a voluntary basis. The word came...
Via Football Nation
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Justin Blackmon Watched From The Stands At The Jaguars-Chargers Game

Justin Blackmon may not be able to suit for the Jaguars. But that didn't stop him from watching his team take on the Chargers in San Diego.
Via Gamedayr
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Five draft picks that are haunting the Jaguars

The Jaguars are a team in the dumps and every season they seem to sink further into the abyss of NFL irrelevance. The 0-3 start certainly hasn’t helped as it has already become clear this will be another season with no playoff berth. Jacksonville is a team that struggles to get fan support and has almost no game in the free agency market and that’s why the draft is so critical...
Via This Given Sunday
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Could change in NFL drug policy help Jacksonville’s Justin Blackmon?

While the NFL is embroiled in the Ray Rice controversy another contentious issue is being fought behind the scenes between team owners and the NFLPA. At the core of the argument is how to discipline players over violations of the league’s drug policy, both when it comes to performance enhancers and recreational drugs. The negotiations have been described as fragile. NFL owners...
Via cover32 - Jaguars
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars want to help Justin Blackmon

Jaguars (troubled) receiver Justin Blackmon has three huge assets in his favor. Team owner Shad Kahn, head coach Gus Bradley and his teammates. Kahn announced that the team won't cut him following his most recent arrest on possession of marijuana in Oklahoma. Speaking after the team's Back To Football Charity Luncheon, Kahn said: "We want to keep him as a player. He's not part of...
Via Pro Football Spot
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon’s embarrassing arrest video

It’s bad enough getting arrested, but when TMZ gets ahold of the video and puts it out for the entire world to see, that’s downright embarrassing. That’s exactly what happened to Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon. Last week he was arrested for pot possession in Oklahoma. Take a look: This was Blackmon’s third arrest. He is currently serving an indefinite...
Via cover32 - Jaguars
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Justin Blackmon done in the NFL?

That’s the question that has to be on the mind of every Jacksovnille Jaguar fan. Blackmon was arrested Wednesday night in Edmond, Okla. for marijuana possession. It isn’t Blackmon’s first run-in with the law over marijuana. He also has an arrest on his record for a DUI two years ago. He missed the first four games of the 2013 season before getting hit with an indefinite ban...
Via cover32 - Cardinals
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss
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