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Damien Wilson visiting Jaguars

The Jaguars have signed several free agents since the start of the new league year, and they could get another soon. Per the transaction wire, Jacksonville is hosting linebacker Damien Wilson on a visit. Wilson spent the last two years with the Chiefs. He started 13 games in 2020, missing three contests late in the [more]

Packers-Chiefs, Cardinals-Browns among additions to 2021’s 17-game schedule

NFL owners have approved a 17-game schedule for the 2021 season and that means each team now has a new opponent on their schedule. The 17th game will be an inter-conference game each season and teams the conferences will alternate hosting duties. The AFC will host the games in 2021 and they will feature matchups [more]

Urban Meyer knows not to undermine the NFL’s ultimate reality show

When in Rome. Although Jaguars coach Urban Meyer isn’t fully on board with all of the realities of life in the NFL (he thinks the free-agency system is “awful“), Meyer apparently has gotten the memo about maximizing the mystery that is the NFL’s annual ultimate reality show. The league wants the team with the first [more]

Urban Meyer: “Zero chance” I go back to college like Nick Saban

Whenever a successful college head coach takes an NFL job, questions are raised about whether that coach will be like Nick Saban, who decided after two years as head coach of the Dolphins that he was better off back in college, and left for Alabama. But when that question is posed to new Jaguars coach [more]

Trevor Lawrence passes on draft invitation

The NFL’s ultimate reality show will be missing its biggest star in 2021. Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence has passed on the invitation to attend the draft in Cleveland, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.¬†Lawrence will instead watch the draft at Clemson with a few family members and friends. Good for Lawrence. While some will chafe [more]

Kyle Love announces his retirement

Defensive tackle Kyle Love never signed with another team after being released by the Buccaneers last September and he won’t be signing anyone this year either. In a post to his Instagram account, Love wrote that he is “closing this chapter in my life and opening up a new one” away from the football field. [more]

Malcom Brown “ecstatic” about trade to Jaguars

There was a report this month that the Saints planned to release defensive tackle Malcom Brown after attempts to trade him didn’t pan out, but they wound up getting the bid they were looking for before making the cut. Jacksonville sent a seventh-round pick to New Orleans to acquire Brown and moving to the Jaguars [more]

Tyson Alualu has change of heart, decides to return to Steelers

Tyson Alualu agreed to terms with the Jaguars on a two-year deal worth $6 million on March 16. But the defensive tackle contracted COVID-19, delaying his trip to Jacksonville to sign the contract. With time to ponder the move, Alualu had a change of heart. Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports that Alualu is staying [more]

Derwin Gray signs tender

Offensive tackle Derwin Gray signed his one-year tender with the Jaguars on Friday. Gray was an exclusive rights free agent. Gray, 25, played five games for the Steelers last season, seeing action on 25 offensive snaps and 11 on special teams. Pittsburgh made him a seventh-round choice in 2019 out of Maryland. He did not [more]

Josh Jones re-signing with Jaguars

The Jaguars are bringing safety Josh Jones back for another year. Jones’ agent Drew Rosenhaus broke the news of the deal on Friday afternoon. Jones was claimed off of waivers late in 2019 and started 13 games for the team around a stint on the injured reserve list last season. He had 83 tackles and [more]

Urban Meyer skips Zach Wilson Pro Day

Jaguars coach Urban Meyer explained that he hovered over the shoulder of Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence during his throwing session for scouts so that Meyer could both apply a little pressure to Lawrence and hear the ball come out of Lawrence’s hand. Meyer won’t have that same perspective for the Pro Day workout of BYU [more]

Jaguars re-sign Adam Gotsis

The Jaguars re-signed defensive end Adam Gotsis, the team announced Thursday. Gotsis played all 16 games with 14 starts in 2020 for the Jaguars. He totaled 37 tackles, including four tackles for loss, and three passes defensed in 2020. Gotsis spent his first four seasons in Denver after being drafted in the second round by [more]

Jaguars to sign C.J. Beathard

The Jaguars are getting a probable backup to Trevor Lawrence. Free agent quarterback C.J. Beathard is expected to sign with Jacksonville, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Beathard was a third-round draft pick of the 49ers in 2017 and has spent the last four years in San Francisco. He started 12 games in San Francisco [more]

Carlos Hyde eager to reunite with Urban Meyer with Jaguars

Carlos Hyde played two seasons under head coach Urban Meyer at Ohio State. When Hyde saw that his former college coach was coming to to NFL as head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars, Hyde didn’t take long making up his mind over where he wanted to play in 2021. “Once I saw Coach Meyer become [more]

Marvin Jones ready to play the part of leader in Jaguars’ receivers room

Jaguars offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell wanted Marvin Jones to follow him from Detroit. Jones adds speed and experience to a young, building team. “It feels good because obviously, I’m still playing at the top of my game,” Jones said Monday, via John Reid of the Florida Times-Union. ”I’ve been doing this a long time at [more]

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