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The blatant blackballing of Colin Kaepernick continues

On Sunday night, an undrafted rookie from an FCS school may be playing quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Colin Kaepernick may be watching the game on TV. And, yes, something continues to be very wrong with that picture. The NFL continues to blackball Kaepernick, consistently and continuously ignoring his ongoing desire to return to the [more]

Jaguars’ infamous locker room ax has been preserved for history

The most ridiculous injury in NFL history happened in the Jaguars’ locker room in 2003, when Jaguars punter Chris Hanson picked up an ax, swung it at a tree stump, and ended up hitting himself in the leg, leaving blood all over the locker room and ending his season. That ax may belong in the [more]

Jaguars owner expects Jalen Ramsey to play after “heart-to-heart”

Jaguars owner Shad Khan had already said he had no plans to trade wantaway cornerback Jalen Ramsey. But he told the financial website that he had a “heart-to-heart” talk with Ramsey this week, and that he expected him to play Sunday against the Saints. “Well, I think he’s going to be playing this week,” [more]

Jalen Ramsey has limited practice in his return

Cornerback Jalen Ramsey hadn’t practiced since Week Three leading up to the Jaguars’ Thursday night game against the Titans that week. He had the flu, a back injury and the delivery of his daughter keep him out the ensuing 18 days. But Ramsey returned to work Wednesday as a limited participant. He did not make [more]

Jaguars expect Jalen Ramsey to practice Wednesday

When last we saw Jalen Ramsey, the Jaguars cornerback was spending time with Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson after Watson led the Texans to a win over the Falcons last Sunday. Ramsey did not travel to Carolina with his team and reports indicated was in town to see a back specialist on Monday. It appears that [more]

Jaguars bring back Ben Koyack

The Jaguars lost tight end James O'Shaughnessy for the season last weekend when he tore his ACL and they’ll fill his roster spot by signing another tight end. Jacksonville announced on Wednesday that they have signed Ben Koyack. Koyack is no stranger to the 53-man roster in Jacksonville. He appeared in 37 regular season games [more]

D.J. Chark emerging as a playmaker for Jaguars

The Jaguars have found a quarterback who can play, who comes with the benefit of a meme-worthy mustache. Now, they have a deep-threat wide receiver, who ought to have his own theme song. Through five games, there are few pass-catchers making as many plays as former second-rounder D.J. Chark. (That’s right, D.J. Chark doo doo [more]

Jaguars worried about Gardner Minshew taking low hits

Jaguars coach Doug Marrone had a message to send, and he chose his words carefully. Having already lost one quarterback this year, Marrone is clearly worried about some recent hits rookie Gardner Minshew II has taken, specifically the low ones. In their game against the Broncos, there were unflagged hits by Bradley Chubb and Von Miller [more]

Jags TE James O’Shaughnessy tore his ACL

The Jaguars lost tight end James O'Shaughnessy to a knee injury during Sunday’s loss to the Panthers and he won’t be returning to action anytime soon. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that O’Shaughnessy had an MRI on Monday that showed he tore his ACL. He will have surgery and miss the rest of the [more]

Panthers “watching greatness” with Christian McCaffrey

Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey didn’t do much tooting of his own horn after Sunday’s 34-27 win over the Jaguars. McCaffrey said “I think I’m playing well” after running for 176 yards, catching six passes for 61 yards and scoring three touchdowns to continue a blazing hot start to the 2019 season. Other members of [more]

Jalen Ramsey ended up in Houston on Sunday

Out with a back injury, Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey didn’t travel to Carolina on Sunday. But he also didn’t stay in Jacksonville. Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson has posted on Instagram of photo of himself with Ramsey. So either Watson traveled to Jacksonville after his game against the Falcons (unlikely) or Ramsey traveled to Houston for [more]

Panthers kept calling the same play because Jaguars couldn’t stop it

Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey had a huge game against the Jaguars on Sunday and the Carolina run game kept on cooking when McCaffrey was out for a breather. Reggie Bonafon broke loose for a 59-yard touchdown run to help the Panthers pick up 285 total yards on the ground. McCaffrey had 84 of his [more]

Christian McCaffrey big again, as Panthers beat Jaguars

The Panthers have won in the past with Cam Newton and a great defense. Kyle Allen‘s starting at quarterback now, but it’s Christian McCaffrey playing the lead role now, and it’s working. McCaffrey continued to put up huge numbers, leading the Panthers to a 34-27 win over the Jaguars. The Panthers running back/first-second-and-third-option had 237 [more]

Panthers up 21-17 on Jaguars at half

The Panthers are leading the Jaguars at halftime, but a few familiar problems are back in the first half. The Panthers lead 21-17 at the break, but they’ve held their breath through injuries and more fumbles by quarterback Kyle Allen. Allen coughed up another fumble, which was recovered by a teammate. It was just sixth [more]

Christian McCaffrey leads Panthers to quick start

The Panthers gave Christian McCaffrey a rare snap off in the first quarter. But he continued to make cartoonish plays. McCaffrey just flipped into the end zone to score a touchdown, a play after he got to the 5-yard line with a stop-and-start move that embarrassed the Jacksonville defense. It was just the latest highlight [more]

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