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DJ Chark suffered a concussion Thursday night

The good news for the Jaguars on Thursday night was that first-round pick Josh Allen looked as good as advertised as a pass rusher. The bad news is that two of their wide receivers left the game with injuries. DJ Chark suffered a concussion and Terrelle Pryor left the game with a hamstring injury. Chark [more]

Jaguars rookie Josh Allen has “beast” of a game

All the Josh Allens are having solid preseasons. But the Bills quarterback might have lost some ground in the namesake competition last night, as the Jaguars rookie defensive end put on a show against the Dolphins. Allen led the Jaguars with four tackles last night, but he had two for a loss and two quarterback [more]

Nick Foles throws a TD and an interception in Jaguars preseason debut

The Jaguars got their first look at quarterback Nick Foles in game action on Thursday night and the results were a mixed bag. The good included a clear rapport with wide receiver Dede Westbrook. Foles targeted Westbrook with seven of his 10 passes over a quarter-plus of action and Westbrook caught four of those passes [more]

Taven Bryan: I need to step it up

Defensive lineman Taven Bryan was Jacksonville’s first-round pick in 2018, but that didn’t translate to a lot of time or impact on the field. Bryan played under 30 percent of the team’s defensive snaps while appearing in every game and finished the year with 20 tackles and a sack. His second NFL preseason hasn’t gotten [more]

Jaguars wideout: Nick Foles “what we’ve been lacking”

Jaguars wide receiver Dede Westbrook likes Blake Bortles. As a friend. As a football player, he knows the Jaguars have traded up, with the offseason acquisition of Nick Foles. ″Nothing against Blake at all. I mean, Blake is a great friend of mine. But to be out there with Nick, a Super Bowl MVP quarterback, [more]

Jaguars expected to play starters Thursday

Nick Foles has yet to make his Jaguars preseason debut. That could come Thursday. Jaguars coach Doug Marrone said Monday he still is making a final determination about the starters playing time, but it sounds as if they will play. Michael DiRocco of ESPN reports that the only starters Marrone ruled out for Thursday are [more]

Jaguars activate Marqise Lee from PUP

The Jaguars got another boost to their offense Saturday, with another key player healthy enough to participate again. The team activated wide receiver Marqise Lee from the physically unable to perform list, and he participated in practice. Lee suffered a torn ACL during the preseason last year, and like left tackle Cam Robinson (who was [more]

Jaguars sign running back Elijah Hood, cut quarterback Tanner Lee

The Jaguars added some running back depth and parted ways with a recent draft pick, as they deal with camp injuries. The team announced the addition of former seventh-round running back Elijah Hood. To make room for him on the roster, they are releasing quarterback Tanner Lee, according to Phillip Heilman of TheAthletic.com. Hood spent [more]

Doug Pederson wins pass interference challenge

The Eagles challenged a non-call for defensive pass interference in the third quarter and won a reversal. From the 9-yard line, Eagles quarterback Clayton Thorson threw an incomplete pass intended for Carlton Agudosi in the end zone with 5:33 remaining in the third quarter. Coach Doug Pedersen threw his red flag, challenging whether Jaguars defensive [more]

Medical spotter pulls Eagles’ Cody Kessler from game

Eagles quarterback Cody Kessler was removed from tonight’s game against the Jaguars after the independent medical spotter signaled to the referee to have him checked for a concussion. The decision came after Jaguars pass rusher Datone Jones came in unblocked from the blind side and planted Kessler into the ground. Kessler got up and did [more]

Nick Foles, Jalen Ramsey, Leonard Fournette aren’t playing tonight

Nick Foles won’t play against his former team tonight. The Jaguars announced the players not expected to play against the Eagles, with Foles, Jalen Ramsey and Leonard Fournette headlining the stars on the list. Jaguars coach Doug Marrone said earlier this week he was targeting the third preseason game for Foles’ debut. The Jaguars are [more]

ESPN hires Jack Del Rio for television and radio work

Jack Del Rio has another job. And if he brings his ax this time, it will be must-see TV. ESPN announced the hiring of the former Jaguars and Raiders head coach to its gargantuan stable of former players and coaches, announcing that he’ll appear on “NFL Live, SportsCenter, ESPN Radio and more.” “Jack was highly [more]

Corey Liuget visiting Cardinals

Before free agency started in March, we put together a list of the top 100 free agents in the league and many of those players found jobs in the first days of the new league year. Those that lingered were snapped up one by one with only a few still on the board by the [more]

Looking at players who are worth the headache, actual or perceived

Raiders receiver Antonio Brown, an excellent player, has nevertheless carried plenty of headaches with him to Oakland. His situation inspired Wednesday’s PFT Live draft. Which NFL players are worth the headache? Simms and I drafted three each. They’re named in the attached video. Watch it, and then point out any we may have forgotten. And then [more]

Nick Foles not likely to play against Eagles

Nick Foles will get a chance to visit with some former teammates on Thursday night, but it looks like it will happen before the Eagles face the Jaguars rather than during the preseason contest. Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone didn’t rule Foles out for the game when he spoke to reporters on Tuesday, but said [more]

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