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Jaguars sign Laquon Treadwell

Former first-round draft pick Laquon Treadwell is getting another opportunity to make it in the NFL. Treadwell has signed with the Jaguars after participating in their minicamp on a tryout basis. The Vikings selected Treadwell with the 23rd overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft, but he never lived up to expectations. In four seasons [more]

Brian Schottenheimer claims it’s too early to name Jaguars’ starting QB

Trevor Lawrence will be the Jaguars’ starting quarterback this season. But Jaguars passing game coordinator and quarterbacks coach Brian Schottenheimer won’t say so just yet. Schottenheimer said today that the Jaguars have not yet named their starting quarterback for the 2021 season. “It’s still too early to say how this thing’s going to play out,” [more]

Report: More than half of NFL players are vaccinated, but four teams lag behind

The NFL’s 32 teams have done their best to educate players about the benefits of the COVID-19 vaccine. The league isn’t requiring vaccines for players but is encouraging them by relaxing its COVID-19 protocols for players who are vaccinated and for teams with 85 percent of all players vaccinated. That still isn’t incentive enough for [more]

Urban Meyer isn’t getting questions about Tim Tebow

A potential distraction can’t become a distraction if no one is actually distracted by it. In two straight press conferences, Jaguars coach Urban Meyer hasn’t been asked a single question about quarterback-turned-tight-end Tim Tebow. Not one. We’ve studied the transcripts. We’ve confirmed that Tebow questions weren’t omitted. Meyer simply wasn’t asked about Tebow. The thinking [more]

Trevor Lawrence: The goal is to master the offense by training camp

Trevor Lawrence is doing limited on-field work in minicamp, as the Jaguars proceed with caution after the quarterback experienced some hamstring tightness last week. But he’s still able to get the offense down from a mental standpoint, which is something he sees as vital for Jacksonville’s potential success in the regular season. After Monday’s practice [more]

Urban Meyer: Free agency was “really good” despite misgivings

Urban Meyer’s transition to the NFL this offseason included acclimating himself to life with free agency, which marked a big change from the way Meyer recruited players at the college level. Meyer said in March that the signing frenzy that occurs the moment free agency opens is “awful” because there’s no chance to meet with [more]

Shaquill Griffin: It’s “insane” to see what Trevor Lawrence is doing already

Trevor Lawrence isn’t doing everything in the Jaguars’ offseason work this week. But the rookie quarterback apparently has done enough to convince his teammates he’s the real deal. Lawrence experienced left hamstring tightness last week, so the Jaguars are limiting his work. “If we had to go, we could’ve,” Jaguars coach Urban Meyer said, via [more]

Trevor Lawrence feeling good, “frustrating” to not go full speed

The Jaguars continued to limit quarterback Trevor Lawrence‘s workload in Monday’s practice because of hamstring tightness that cropped up last week and the rookie admitted to some frustration about the injury when he spoke to reporters later in the day. Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer said that Lawrence would be able to play in a [more]

Jaguars staying cautious with Trevor Lawrence’s hamstring

Trevor Lawrence was limited in practice last week due to left hamstring tightness and the Jaguars are remaining on a cautious track with the first overall pick this week. Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer said that the team is going to remain conservative when it comes to Lawrence’s workload at this week’s minicamp practices. He [more]

K’Lavon Chaisson absent from minicamp due to positive COVID-19 test

Why is it relevant for reporters to ask whether NFL players have received the COVID vaccine? Because players who test positive suddenly aren’t available to practice or to play. Case in point: Jaguars pass rusher K’Lavon Chaisson won’t participate in Monday’s mandatory minicamp practice due to a positive COVD test, via James Palmer of NFL [more]

Laquon Treadwell trying out for Jaguars at minicamp

The Jaguars have four players trying out for the team at their minicamp and a former first-round receiver is among them. Laquon Treadwell is in Jacksonville for the string of offseason practices this week. Treadwell was the Vikings’ 23rd overall pick in 2016, but never lived up to his draft status. His best season was [more]

Joe Schobert on Jaguars: I expect us to win a lot of games and be successful

Linebacker Joe Schobert has experienced a lot of losing in his five-year career. He was a part of the Browns teams that went 1-31 in 2016 and 2017 — his first and second seasons in the league. And after signing with the Jaguars last year, the club went 1-15. But things are looking up now [more]

Jaguars sign Andre Cisco

The Jaguars announced the signing of a draft pick on Thursday. Safety Andre Cisco became the latest member of the class to agree to a deal. The third-round pick signed a four-year contract with the AFC South team. Cisco was limited to two games for Syracuse last season due to injury, but appeared in 22 [more]

Urban Meyer: Some Jaguars assistants got vaccinated to avoid losing Tier 1 status

The NFL put out a warning last week that some assistant coaches were in danger of losing their Tier 1 status — which means no face-to-face contact with players — because they hadn’t been vaccinated. At least some coaches got the message. Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer told reporters today that some of his assistants [more]

Trevor Lawrence limited by hamstring tightness in Tuesday’s practice

Tuesday’s organized team activity didn’t go as planned for Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence. Lawrence didn’t participate in red zone or two-minute work during the session and head coach Urban Meyer said after the session that the first overall pick was dealing with hamstring tightness. The team is off on Wednesday and Meyer said they expect [more]

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