Jaguars cut special teamer Kassim Osgood

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FOX Sports’ Jay Glazer reports that the Jaguars are releasing wide receiver Kassim Osgood.

Calling Osgood a “wide receiver” is admittedly generous. He rarely plays on offense, focusing more on special teams. Osgood was due a 2012 base salary of over $2 million. The Jags weren’t going to may that much for a gunner.

Turning 32 in May, Osgood figures to settle for a deal worth closer to the NFL minimum as he enters unrestricted free agency.