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Jaguars plan no restrictions for Trevor Lawrence in training camp

Jaguars rookie quarterback Trevor Lawrence hasn’t been completely healthy this offseason, but the team expects him to be ready to go when training camp opens in a week. Lawrence will be full-go in camp, according to Judy Battista of NFL Network. An injury to Lawrence’s non-throwing shoulder was identified before the draft, and Lawrence spent [more]

Jaguars sign Walker Little, Tyson Campbell

With rookies reporting to training camp on Tuesday, the Jaguars now have all their 2021 draftees under contract. Jacksonville announced that cornerback Tyson Campbell and offensive tackle Walker Little both signed their standard four-year rookie deals. The club also announced 25th overall pick running back Travis Etienne signed his contract. NFL Media reported Etienne’s deal [more]

21 NFL teams will hold joint practices in August

The NFL released the entire schedule of joint practices, and 21 teams will have at least one practice with another team. Only Washington, the Lions, Saints, Seahawks, Cardinals, Chiefs, Texans, Jaguars, Bengals, Steelers and Bills will not work with another team. Seven teams — the Eagles, Giants, Dolphins, Patriots, Jets, Panthers and Rams — each [more]

Saints will host Jaguars for two joint practices

There will be some intrigue on the Bayou in mid-August. In advance of the preseason matchup between the Saints and Jaguars, the two teams will meet up for a pair of joint practices in Louisiana on Aug. 20 and 21, the league announced on Monday. The biggest story out of New Orleans in training camp [more]

Jaguars get Travis Etienne deal done

Jaguars rookie running back Travis Etienne has his rookie deal done. Etienne is expecting to sign the contract today, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Based on the NFL’s rookie salary structure, Etienne will get a four-year contract worth $12.9 million guaranteed, and the Jaguars will have an option to pick up a fifth [more]

Tickets to London games still not on sale, NFL says it’s a non-issue

Multiple PFT readers and/or PFT Live viewers in the United Kingdom have told us that tickets to the two London games to be played in October have not yet gone on sale. They’re concerned that the games ultimately may not be played in London, given the lingering pandemic. The NFL says that’s not that case. [more]

Jalen Ramsey directs ire at Dave Caldwell for meeting that led to Jaguars trade request

The end of Jalen Ramsey‘s tenure in Jacksonville was fairly well chronicled at the time of his departure from the team n 2019. A meeting with Jaguars’ brass irked Ramsey to the point of a trade demand that led to him being dealt to the Los Angeles Rams in October of that year. Ramsey said [more]

Six players will play out season on franchise tag

Panthers right tackle Taylor Moton was the only player to beat the clock and sign an extension before Thursday afternoon’s deadline for franchise-tagged players to sign multi-year contracts with their teams. Moton agreed to a four-year, $72 million pact with the Panthers shortly before the deadline, which leaves six other players to play out the [more]

Jimmy Johnson: Urban Meyer is frustrated by limits on time with players

Hall of Fame coach Jimmy Johnson knows Urban Meyer well and talks to him regularly, and he says that Meyer is struggling in his first year in Jacksonville in one important way: Dealing with limits on player contact. “He’s a little frustrated right now because he’s spent so little time with the players,” Johnson said, [more]

Will any franchise-tag deals get done?

The NFL is a deadline-driven business. A key deadline is currently driving up on several teams. Currently, however, there’s no indication that any of the franchise-tagged players who have not signed long-term deals will sign long-term deals before today’s 4:00 p.m. ET deadline. As one source with knowledge of the dynamics explained it, the Saints [more]

It’s deadline day for franchise-tagged players to sign long-term deals

Thursday afternoon marks a deadline for the seven players who are currently set to play out the season under the franchise tag. If no long-term deal is agreed to ahead of the 4 p.m. ET deadline, those players will move forward under the tag and will not be able to sign multi-year pacts with their [more]

Trevor Lawrence back at Clemson to work with his wideouts

Jaguars training camp starts in a couple of weeks, but quarterback Trevor Lawrence isn’t waiting until it does to get in work with his wideouts. Clemson wide receivers coach Tyler Grisham shared video of Lawrence working out at his alma mater along with wide receivers D.J. Chark and Marvin Jones this week. The work comes [more]

Urban Meyer subpoenaed in lawsuit surrounding ex-Iowa strength coach Chris Doyle

When Jaguars coach Urban Meyer abruptly changed his mind about hiring embattled strength coach Chris Doyle, Meyer explained that he didn’t need the distraction of hiring Doyle, who is accused of making racist statements to players during his time as strength coach at Iowa. But Doyle may prove to be a distraction for Meyer anyway. [more]

Cam Robinson not expected to sign long-term deal with Jaguars

Add another franchise-tagged player to the list. Per Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, left tackle Cam Robinson is not expected to sign a long-term contract extension with the Jaguars before Thursday’s deadline. Robinson, a second-round pick in 2017, has started 47 games for the Jaguars in the last four seasons, including all 16 in 2020. [more]

One week left for franchise-tagged players to sign long-term deals

July is a quiet month around the NFL until training camps get underway, but there is sometimes a flurry of activity involving franchise-tagged players in the middle of the month. The deadline for those players to sign long-term deals with their current teams is July 15. Any player who does not sign such a contract [more]

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