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Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week: Telvin Smith

It was a big week for former Florida State players on the defensive side of the football in the NFL. The Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week for the week of December 15th through the 21st goes to Jacksonville Jaguars’ rookie linebacker Telvin Smith. Smith had the best game of his young career on Thursday night in a 21-13 Jaguars win over the Tennessee Titans. Smith recorded...
Via Noled Out
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Young Jaguars piecing together key building blocks

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley stepped to the center of a raucous postgame locker room and started screaming out names. Blake Bortles. Marqise Lee. Telvin Smith. Chris Smith. Ryan Davis. Abry Jones. Bradley called out four rookies and two second-year players, as well as a few veterans, who made notable contributions in Thursday night's 21-13 victory...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans WR Johnson expects to return from concussion Sunday

HOUSTON -- Houston receiver Andre Johnson expects to play on Sunday against the Ravens after missing last week's game because of a concussion. Johnson says he finished the league's concussion protocol and has been cleared to return. He was injured after being hit in the head by Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith on Dec. 7. Johnson thinks he may have lost consciousness for a few seconds...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson expects to return Sunday for Texans

HOUSTON (AP) Houston receiver Andre Johnson expects to play on Sunday against the Ravens after missing last week's game because of a concussion. Johnson says he finished the league's concussion protocol and has been cleared to return. He was injured after being hit in the head by Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith on Dec. 7. Johnson thinks he may have lost consciousness for a few seconds...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jags' Smith, Redskins' Clark fined $22K for hits

NEW YORK (AP) The NFL has fined Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith and Washington Redskins safety Ryan Clark $22,050 each for illegal hits during games last weekend. Smith, a rookie, made helmet-to-helmet contact with Houston wide receiver Andre Johnson in the second quarter of the Texans' 27-13 win last Sunday. The blow knocked Johnson's helmet off and he suffered a concussion...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars' Telvin Smith fined for concussion-inducing hit on Andre Johnson

The NFL announced Friday that Jacksonville Jaguars rookie linebacker Telvin Smith was fined $22,050 for a hit that knocked wide receiver Andre Johnson of the Houston Texans out of last Sunday's game. Johnson's helmet was knocked off by the hit, which came early in the second quarter of the Jaguars' 27-13 loss. Though he walked off the field under his own power, Johnson never returned...
Via Fox Sports Florida
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Texans receiver Andre Johnson out with concussion

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson is done for the day because of a concussion. Johnson left the game early in the second quarter after being hit in the head by Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Telvin Smith. Johnson dropped the ball and lost his helmet on the play. Teammates rushed to his side and motioned for trainers. Johnson sat up a few minutes later...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson Evaluated For Concussion After Brutal Hit To Head (GIF)

Andre Johnson’s day is over. The Houston Texans wide receiver took a vicious helmet-to-helmet hit against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday afternoon. Johnson appeared to be knocked out for a few moments after being leveled by Jags linebacker Telvin Smith. The hit was so forceful in fact that it knocked the All-Pro’s helmet off. After remaining down on the field for a while...
Via NESN.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Players of the Week: Week 7

Want to know who we thought was instrumental to their team’s offensive attack? Which player had the most disruptive defensive performance? What rookie appears to be as advertised? Or even who laid an egg in any given week? Check back every week as we bring you our Point Blank offensive, defensive and rookie players of the week (and we’re even throwing in a bust of the week just...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
October 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars' Telvin Smith named AFC Defensive Player of the Week

Jacksonville Jaguars rookie linebacker Telvin Smith has been named AFC Defensive Player of the Week. The announcement was made Wednesday by the NFL. Smith, a fifth-round pick out of Florida State, registered a sack, forced fumble, interception and two passes defensed as the Jaguars defeated the Cleveland Browns 24-6 for their first win of the season. Smith's forced fumble came in...
Via Fox Sports Florida
October 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week: Telvin Smith

While former Florida State All-American catcher Buster Posey is headed to a third World Series, the former Seminole that most stood out this week on the professional level came from a rookie NFL linebacker. Jacksonville Jaguars’ linebacker Telvin Smith is the Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week for the week of October 13th through the 19th for his play on Sunday. Smith recorded...
Via Noled Out
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

The Jaguars Run Over The Browns: Three Things We Learned

On Sundays, the media is usually looking to Blake Bortles to make something happen for the Jacksonville Jaguars, the team has found another rising star who can now help lead the team this week.Behind 127 yards rushing from Denard Robinson and the play of rookie linebacker Telvin Smith, the Jaguars finally won its first game of the season, 24-6 over the Cleveland Browns.Robinson was...
Via Football Nation
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

LEO's, Cardinal and Bears: 3 Things to Watch, JAX @ CHI

All systems are go in Jacksonville after an opening day win against in-state foe Tampa Bay in what was a battle of two of the leagues' better looking uniforms last week.Blake Bortles looked good, the new retooled defensive line looked better than good and Denard Robinson even scored his first NFL touchdown, albeit preseason.A few things jumped off of the field in the River City,...
Via Pro Football Spot
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

The coming swarm! Review of Jacksonville/Tampa Bay

It is obvious by the performance last night that the Jaguars' first team defense-particularly it's line- has moved forward, and that all the work and emphasis placed on it by the coaching staff in offseason training and in the minicamps is beginning to pay off. And this was a preseason game, where the game plan is generally vanilla. But the Jaguars defensive line dominated Tampa...
Via Pro Football Spot
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Projected Jaguars Defensive Depth Chart 2014 Season

The Jacksonville Jaguars coach, Gus Bradley has aimed to make big moves defensively. Here are my projections for the defensive side of the ball.Defensive End #155770029 / gettyimages.comStarter LE: Red Bryant2nd string: Andre Branch3rd string: Chris SmithStarter RE: Chris Clemons2nd string: Tyson Alualu3rd string: Ryan Davis Practice squad: Gerald RiversWith the ends, I really think...
Via TopSportsReport
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

The new mood in Jacksonville

It is a dawning of a new day in Jacksonville for its Jaguars. With the new combination of head coach Gus Bradley, and general manager Dave Caldwell, the team's outlook and attitude has changed completely. A re-branding can help with that, as New England re-branded its logo and uniforms under Bill Parcells, and went to the Super Bowl (rarely chartered waters for them) shortly thereafter...
Via Pro Football Spot
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

LEO and OTTO: Why Jaguars Fans Should Know Them

Jacksonville head coach Gus Bradley and defensive coordinator Bob Babich, and defensive line coach Todd Wash were on Seattle's staff before coming over to the Jags in 2013, so they had a front row seat in watching the making of the latest "toughest defense in the NFL..." Certainly now, Bradley, Babich, and Wash would like nothing better than to see their team inherit that mantle...
Via Pro Football Spot
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars: Why to watch Telvin Smith

Telvin Smith is a dynamic linebacker that the Jacksonville Jaguars selected in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Smith is quick, has good football IQ, and overall knows how to play the game. Smith was one of the best defensive players that the Florida State Seminoles had on their team, and one of the reasons why the Seminoles ended the year with the number one defense in all...
Via isportsweb.com
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars reach deal with LB Telvin Smith, only 4 draft picks left unsigned

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Linebacker Telvin Smith on Tuesday became the fifth Jacksonville Jaguars draft pick to sign a contract with the team. Smith was a fifth-round pick, 144th selection overall, from national champion Florida State. Smith might have gone higher in the draft, but he had a diluted urine sample at the NFL combine and is now a part of the NFL drug program. He started...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars Sign Fifth-Round Pick LB Telvin Smith

Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union reports that the Jaguars signed fifth-round pick LB Telvin Smith. Jacksonville now has five of their nine draft picks under contract, but they could very easily have most, if not all, of them signed by this weekend. Smith’s four-year contract is worth an estimated $2,431,052 and includes a signing bonus of $211,052, according to OverTheCap...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars News and Notes: Smith Signs, Boselli Honored

The Jaguars defense continued to get a boost yesterday when the team announced that not only had they signed their fourth round draft pick, Aaron Colvin, but Arkansas defensive end Chris Smith – the team’s fifth round selection – also inked a deal with the franchise. That means four of the nine pocks made by the team are under contract with the pace picking up to get them signed...
Via Football Nation
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft Team Grades: Jacksonville Jaguars

3rd Overall Pick: Blake Bortles, QB, UCFEveryone and their mother had either Mack or Watkins being taken here, but Jacksonville found their new starting quarterback instead. There's no doubt this is a quarterback driven league, and finding a franchise signal caller is the most important thing you can do. However, most people agree no QB in this class is a sure thing. I'm glad they...
Via Heff's Sports Blog
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Meet the Jacksonville Jaguars Newest Draft Picks

According to Jacksonville Jaguars senior writer John Oesher said this weekend, “the Jaguars got some stuff done this weekend.The team showed that after an offseason in free agency that meant a huge overhaul of the defensive front line, and major additions to the offense with a new running back and re-signing quarterback Chad Henne as well as adding Zane Beadles to the line.The...
Via Football Nation
May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jaguars Address Both Sides of the Ball on Draft Day Three

Bob Leverone/Associated Press With the 114th pick overall in the fourth round the Jaguars selected Aaron Colvin, the CB from Oklahoma who is 5-11 and 177 pounds. He has good height and length for the position. He is a run support corner back, with long arms and he uses them well. He is aggressive and feisty and loves to put a hit on the ball carrier. He blitz’s great and has the...
Via TopSportsReport
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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