September 25, 2017
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Blake Bortles Officially Named Jaguars Starting QB

It only took one preseason game for the Jacksonville Jaguars to promote quarterback Blake Bortles back into the starting role. Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone announced Saturday that Bortles would be the team’s starting quarterback when they open the regular season against the Houston Texans on Sept. 10. The first-round …

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Jaguars’ Doug Marrone Officially Opens QB Competition

The Jacksonville Jaguars elected not to bring another quarterback to compete with Blake Bortles for the starting role in 2017, and that decision is now looking like Jacksonville’s front office’s biggest mistake of the offseason. Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone said after Thursday’s preseason loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers …

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Jaguars Officially Release Veteran OT Branden Albert

The Jacksonville Jaguars have officially released veteran offensive tackle Branden Albert from the team’s reserved/retired list. We have signed RB Jonathan Grimes and waived/injured RB Tyler Gaffney. We also released OL Branden Albert from the reserve/retired list. pic.twitter.com/SGcn9z2cgN — Jacksonville Jaguars (@Jaguars) August 11, 2017 The Jaguars acquired the two-time …

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Branden Albert Retires Without Playing A Snap For Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars officially acquired nine-year veteran offensive tackle Branden Albert through a trade in March, but the two-time Pro Bowl tackle has decided to retire from the NFL without playing a snap for his new team. “After nine seasons playing in the National Football League, I have decided to …

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Jaguars’ Brandon Linder, Cowboys’ La’el Collins Sign Contract Extensions

The Jacksonville Jaguars and Dallas Cowboys took care of two important offensive linemen on Tuesday, signing Brandon Linder and La’el Collins to contract extensions. Jacksonville locked up their four-year veteran center on a five-year extension. The #Jaguars have re-signed offensive lineman @BrandonLinder65 to a 5-year extension. pic.twitter.com/egTzFsUomq — Jacksonville Jaguars …

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T.J. Yeldon Could Be Jaguars’ Surprise Cut Ahead Of 2017 Season

Jacksonville Jaguars running back T.J. Yeldon has yet to live up to his second-round selection through his first two seasons in the league and could potentially find himself on the chopping block during training camp. Jaguars beat reporter Mike Kaye speculates that Yeldon could be the team’s surprise cut ahead …

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Jaguars OT Branden Albert Expected To Attend Mandatory Minicamp

Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone expects newly acquired offensive tackle Branden Albert to be present for the team’s mandatory minicamp next week. Albert, 32, was acquired through a trade with the Miami Dolphins in March, but the two-time Pro Bowl tackle has yet to take part in any of …

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Jaguars Exercise Blake Bortles’ Fifth-Year Option

The Jacksonville Jaguars have officially exercised Blake Bortles’ fifth-year option on his rookie contract, the team announced Monday. “This is a smart business decision for the team for several reasons,” Jaguars executive vice president of football operations Tom Coughlin said, via Jacksonville’s team website. “It makes sense for us going …

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