Jacksonville Jaguars need to find a young star at OLB

As we get closer and closer to the start of the season, there is one position on the Jaguars defense where while there is stability, there is also some unknown. The corp of linebackers is anchored by Paul Posluszny who does a great job being the leader of the defensive unit and a great locker room guy. On the outside, you have Geno Hayes and J.T. Thomas on one side with Russell...
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Look for Jaguars to address linebacker needs in draft, not free agency

Last year’s free agent class of linebackers included underwhelming names such as Phillip Wheeler, Brad Jones and Kaluka Maiava. Wheeler got $13 million guaranteed from Miami, Jones $3 million from Green Bay and Maiava $2 million from Oakland. This year’s group is even less distinguished. Of the more than 50 linebackers scheduled to be free agents next week, only one player...
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March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars missing 2 starters, thin at WR vs Arizona

The Jacksonville Jaguars are without two starters against the Arizona Cardinals. They deactivated middle linebacker Paul Posluszny and left guard Will Rackley, who are recovering from concussions. The Jaguars also deactivated backup receivers Stephen Burton and Stephen Williams, leaving them thin at that position. The Jaguars have only four receivers. Posluszny suffered a concussion...
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November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans QB Locker hurts right foot

Titans quarterback Jake Locker hurt his right foot in the second quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Locker ran an option play and was hit by Jaguars linebacker Russell Allen. Locker limped back to the huddle and turned the ball over on the next play when he was so hobbled he couldn't hand off cleanly to Chris Johnson. The Jaguars recovered. The Titans quarterback went...
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November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans QB Locker hurts right foot running option

Titans quarterback Jake Locker has hurt his right foot in the second quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars and his return is questionable. Locker ran an option play and was hit by Jaguars linebacker Russell Allen. Locker limped back to the huddle and turned the ball over on the next play when he was so hobbled he couldn't hand off cleanly to Chris Johnson. The Jaguars recovered...
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November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars Move Closer to Playing the Eagles Saturday Night

The Jaguars are getting back to full strength. The days toward the regular season are getting shorter.After cutting veterans Mohamed Massaquoi and Jason Spitz yesterday, the team welcomed back Cecil Shorts and Russell Allen from injury. Both are expected to be starters for the team when the season starts on September 8.Shorts will start on Saturday against the Eagles, according to...
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August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars positional analysis: Defense

By bucking the league-wide trend and hiring a head coach whose background lies on defense rather than offense, the Jacksonville Jaguars made it clear where their biggest area of emphasis will be this offseason.Yes, the unclear situation at quarterback is generating most of the talk among their fans. But the defensive statistics from 2012 a No. 30 ranking against the run, an NFL...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Two Jaguars to watch this season, but for two different reasons

The 2012 regular season is upon us. As the Jacksonville Jaguars travel to Minnesota to play the Vikings in the season opener, two players are on my mind – but for different reasons. Russell Allen and Greg Jones are both pivitol to the team's success this season. But what about the future of each player? One looks bright, but the other, not so much. Russell Allen gets his...
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September 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Jaguars Clint Session could lose starting job

The Jaguars signed Clint Sessions to a large deal last offseason, giving him 29 million over 5 years with 11.5 million guaranteed and stealing a starter away from division rival Indianapolis. However, Session barely played in his first season in Jacksonville thanks to 3 concussions and didn’t play all that well when he was healthy. In fact, backup Russell Allen not only played...
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June 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Jaguars take Nevada LB Marshall in fifth

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have selected Nevada linebacker Brandon Marshall in the fifth round of the NFL draft. The Jaguars traded their fourth-round pick to Tampa Bay to move up two spots in the first round and draft receiver Justin Blackmon, so they had to wait until the fifth round Saturday to get started on the final day of the draft. Marshall had...
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April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Jags sign Allen, cut Osgood, visit with Robinson

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars began free agency by signing a key backup, cutting a former Pro Bowler and scheduling a visit with receiver Laurent Robinson. The Jaguars signed linebacker Russell Allen to a three-year contract Tuesday. They also released receiver Kassim Osgood, a three-time Pro Bowler on special teams, and offensive lineman Kevin Haslam. Jacksonville...
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March 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars 19, Indianapolis Colts 13

The Jaguars played good defense and Maurice Jones-Drew took care of the rest.  Blaine Gabbert was pretty solid in this game as a game manager type as he completed 11 of 19 passes for 92 yards with 1 TD pass and 0 INTs.  Maurice Jones-Drew was incredible once again last Sunday as he carried the ball 25 times for 169 yards (6.8 ypc) and he also caught 1 pass for 4 yards.  TE Marcedes...
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January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Atlanta Falcons 41, Jacksonville Jaguars 14

The Jaguars never had a chance in this game as the Falcons were leading 41-0, before calling off the dogs.  Blaine Gabbert had another game to forget.  He completed 12 of 22 passes for 141 yards with 1 TD pass and 1 INT.  He also lost two fumbles, one was returned 13 yards for a DT Corey Peters for a TD.  Maurice Jones-Drew led the way on the ground for the Jaguars with 112 yards...
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December 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars 41, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14

The Jacksonville Jaguars were down 14-0 in the first quarter to the Bucs and things weren’t looking too good.  The Jaguars then scored 28 points in the second quarter and never looked back.  Blaine Gabbert was better than usual as he completed 19 of 33 passes for 217 yards with 2 TD passes and 2 INTs.  Maurice Jones-Drew was incredible, as usual, with 27 carries for 85 yards...
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December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

San Diego Chargers 38, Jacksonville Jaguars 14

The Jacksonville Jaguars were overwhelmed by a very motivated San Diego Chargers team last night on Monday Night Football.  Blaine Gabbert completed 19 of 33 passes for 195 yards with 2 TD passes and 1 INT.  He also carried the ball 6 times for 19 yards (3.2 ypc) for the Jaguars last night.  Maurice Jones-Drew was a beast once again for the Jags last night.  He carried the ball...
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December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Houston Texans 20, Jacksonville Jaguars 13

The Jaguars wasted a great effort from the defense today.  The Texans sacked Jaguars’ QBs a stunning 7 times today and it really hurt the offense.  Blaine Gabbert had a rough time today as he completed 13 of 29 passes for 136 yards with 0 TD passes and 1 INT.  He was then benched in favor of Luke McCown.  McCown completed 7 of 11 passes for 62 yards without a TD pass or INT...
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November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Jaguars place LB Session on IR

Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Clint Session has been placed on injured reserve following his second concussion of the season. Session suffered his most recent concussion during Sunday’s loss to Cleveland. The Jaguars signed linebacker Kevin Bentley to take Session’s spot on the roster. Russell Allen will likely assume a starting position with Session sidelined. Session had...
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November 22, 2011  |  Discuss

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