I'm told lots of interest in Shane Ray/DE/Missouri from Jacksonville Jaguars & Tennessee Titans..official visits in the offing..
Jaguars will cut CB Will Blackmon, who started 12 games last two seasons. Team going young in secondary. Expect him to find work elsewhere.
Jacksonville Times-Union "The Jaguars have hired former New York Jets general manager John Idzik as a consultant. The move was first reported by ESPN. Idzik was fired on Dec. 29, a day after completing his second year with the Jets. He was previously in Seattle’s front office, where he would have a tie with current..." February 25
ESPN.com "The assumption is that the Jacksonville Jaguars will be more defense-heavy in the upcoming draft after addressing the offense in the 2014 draft. However, general manager David Caldwell says that isn't necessarily the case. Though it's highly unlikely he'll take anyone other than a defensive..." February 24
Jacksonville Times-Union "The boldest move the Jaguars could make with the third overall pick (merely keeping it doesn’t count): drafting West Virginia receiver Kevin White. He ran the third-fastest 40-yard dash among the receivers Saturday (4.35 seconds, behind only UAB’s J.J. Nelson at 4.28 and Miami’s Phillip Dorsett at..." February 23
Jacksonville Times-Union "The last two years, Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell stayed at Nos. 2 and 3 to draft left tackle Luke Joeckel and quarterback Blake Bortles, respectively, as opposed to moving down. The Jaguars are again drafting third this year and Caldwell said this morning at the Scouting Combine a..." February 22
Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars could use all the help they can get on offense. And if you listen to them, there’s a sense former first-rounder Justin Blackmon might be able to. Jaguars General Manager Dave Caldwell said on Friday’s PFT Live that he’s encouraged by the reports he’s getting on the wide receiver,..." February 21
Covers.com "The NFL expects this year's salary cap to be between $140 million and $143 million, at least $1.5 million higher than projected, ESPN reported Wednesday. League sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the NFL notified teams Wednesday. The league had informed team executives at the owners..." February 19
SB Nation "Last offseason, it appeared the NFL and commissioner Roger Goodell were intent on reaching an agreement to expand the playoff field from 12 to 14 teams. However, a report in the Washington Post suggests a potential change is now unlikely to arrive in time for the 2015 season. "I think it's..." February 19
The #Jaguars' signing of OT Brennan Williams finally came across the transaction wire today. Third-round pick by Houston in 2013. No games.
Jacksonville Times-Union "Obstacles such as injuries, adjusting to a new system or bad timing can conspire to sabotage a team’s huge financial investment. The Jaguars are plenty familiar with free-agent whiffs (see Bryce Paup, Hugh Douglas, Jerry Porter, Aaron Kampman, Aaron Ross, etc.). That said, GM Dave Caldwell..." February 17
BigCatCountry.com "Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan finally revealed his plans for the Jacksonville Shipyards, which have been a vacant eyesore downtown for decades, during his state of the franchise press conference. The presentation shows the possibilities to revitalize downtown Jacksonville, which completely..." February 17
Fox Sports "If you hadn't already done so, it's safe to declare Tiger Woods' career officially off the rails. The man who was once the most intimidating athlete on the planet despite being a golfer is now being called out by a kicker. And a kicker on the Jaguars, at that. It's been another amazing..." February 13
Fox Sports Florida "When the Jacksonville Jaguars hired Greg Olson to replace Jedd Fisch as their offensive coordinator, it struck some people as strange on a couple of levels. A quarterbacks coach and assistant coach for the Jaguars when they went 2-14 in 2012, Olson was not retained by Gus Bradley as part of a..." February 12
Deadspin.com "Even before the release of next season's schedule (which should happen in April, about a week before the draft) we already know who everyone will be playing in 2015. That means it's possible to calculate who'll have the toughest row to hoe, and who gets a break. The Falcons will face the..." February 12
Jacksonville Times-Union "One of the more surprising statements NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell made during his annual state of the league press conference a couple weeks ago was a plan to stream one 2015 regular season game "over-the-top." Goodell said the game would still be broadcast in both teams' home markets and on..." February 11
Sports Business Daily "Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan wants to continue playing an annual regular-season game in London after next season, when the current four-year term approved by his fellow owners expires. Khan made his comments in an interview shortly before the Super Bowl. " February 09
ESPN.com "Former Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone said he's looking forward to the future as the Jacksonville Jaguars' offensive line coach and doesn't want to dwell on his decision to walk away from his former team with two years remaining on his contract. However, Marrone acknowledged that he was..." February 06
Pro Football Talk "The Pro Football Hall of Fame cleared the decks of a number of finalists who had been debated for years, as they ushered in an eight-man class to Canton Saturday night. First-year eligible linebacker Junior Seau was elected to the Hall of Fame, along with running back Jerome Bettis, defensive..." February 01
SB Nation "The league is still considering reducing the width of the goal post and will review the "Calvin Johnson Rule" this offseason. The NFL competition committee will examine reducing the width of the goal post uprights this offseason, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. Each year the..." January 30
USA Today "For the first time, the NFL Players Association plans to issue its own projections for the 2015 salary cap to counter what it perceives as deflated league projections that can impact teams' budgeting and, in turn, hold down spending. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith made the..." January 30
Nathaniel Hackett is heading to Jax, believed to be taking #Jaguars QB coach job, source said. Pulled out of Rams OC search to take it.
Jacksonville Times-Union "Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles said today he’s “excited” to work with new offensive coordinator Greg Olson, met him in-person during the interview process and talked to him on the phone Monday. Bortles was working Super Bowl Radio Row today in conjunction with Microsoft. He first met Olson..." January 28
Jacksonville Times-Union "A five-year veteran with winning experience, McCourty would add a presence on and off the field for a Jaguars’ secondary that needs to take a big step forward in 2015. The Jaguars would have to pay up – maybe north of $20 million guaranteed – but that’s the kind of price required to add an..." January 27
BigCatCountry.com "The Jacksonville Jaguars ended up hiring Greg Olson as their new offensive coordinator to replace the fired Jedd Fisch, but many fans wondered if all the names of the candidates were made public. Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell made mention that some candidates they wanted to interview were..." January 24
Pro Football Talk "Early morning football from London is here to stay. The NFL announced today that all three London games in 2015 will kick off at 9:30 a.m. Eastern. The three early games are Jets-Dolphins on October 4, Bills-Jaguars on October 25 and Lions-Chiefs on November 1." January 22
The Jags are hiring Greg Olson to be their offensive coordinator. The market is thinning out of the best candidates
#jaguars hire Doug Marrone as assistant head coach-offensive line.
Broncos OC Adam Gase will interview for Jaguars' OC job, I am told
Jacksonville Times-Union "Jones to retire as Jag on 1-day deal Fullback Greg Jones will sign a one-day contract Thursday so he can announce his retirement as a member of the Jaguars. Jones, 33, played nine years for the Jaguars before spending the 2013 season with the Houston Texans. He did not play this past..." January 15
Jacksonville Times-Union "The Jaguars' draft position was strengthened Wednesday when Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston declared for April's NFL Draft. The Jaguars have the third-overall pick and shouldn't spend more than two minutes studying Winston. Anything more is a waste of time. Quarterback is the last..." January 09
Jacksonville Times-Union "The Jaguars’ best asset in their quest to become a factor in the AFC South will be the potential improvement of a huge rookie class that was baptized by fire in 2014. The team played 14 rookies on offense or defense for a total of 5,954 snaps. Rookies accounted for 82 starts, the most in the NFL..." January 07
Jacksonville Times-Union "Six days after Fisch was let go, there has yet to be any chatter about his replacement. “No updates yet,” a source told the Times-Union on Monday. Translation: Either Bradley hasn’t shifted the search into high gear or he is secretly casting a wide net. Some of the names floated out last..." January 06
Pro Football Talk "Via USA Today and NFL.com, here is the first-team All-Pro squad as announced by The Associated Press on Friday. Fifty NFL writers compose the AP’s voting panel: OFFENSE Quarterback: Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay. Running back: DeMarco Murray, Dallas; Le’Veon Bell, Pittsburgh. Fullback: John..." January 02
The #Jaguars have signed WR Arrelious Benn to a two year contract, per a league source.
ESPN.com "The Jaguars have fired offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch because of what coach Gus Bradley said were philosophical differences related to how much the team asked of quarterback Blake Bortles, which came as a surprise to the rookie. Bradley felt Fisch was overloading Bortles with too much of the..." December 31
Jacksonville Times-Union "Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said Tuesday he hopes to learn more about suspended receiver Justin Blackmon’s future this spring. Blackmon was suspended indefinitely by the NFL on Nov. 1, 2013, for multiple violations of the league’s substance abuse program. It was his second..." December 31
Fox Sports Florida "When Sen’Derrick Marks sacked Charlie Whitehurst on the final play of the Jaguars’ Week 16 win over the Tennessee Titans, many marveled at the defensive tackle’s uncanny sense of timing. Little did they know. A day after the end to their 2014 season, the Jacksonville Jaguars are facing the..." December 30
Gus has become close with former Bears coach Marc Trestman in recent years so I'd put him at the top of the list.
Pro Football Talk "The Jaguars had one of the NFL’s worst offenses this year, and now they’re making a change. Offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch has been fired, the team announced. The move comes as no surprise, as Fisch did little to build the offense in the two years since he was hired. The 38-year-old Fisch..." December 30
Battle Red Blog "Seeing as this is the last game of our 2014 season, let's firstly focus on the positives. Andre Johnson finishes off the season with his best game of 2014, hauling in 10 receptions for 134 yards and a TD. All those steps Andre's lost this year? They were back today as he easily separated from..." December 29
If the #Raiders lose to Denver, here is the 2015 NFL Draft top-7 order: 1. TB 2. TEN 3. JAX 4. OAK 5. WAS 6. NYJ 7. CHI
Jacksonville Times-Union "Jaguars defensive tackle Roy Miller, who sustained a meniscus injury in his knee that will require surgery, did not practice Friday and is listed as doubtful to face the Texans. It is the first – and last – time this year the Jaguars have listed a player as doubtful on their Friday injury..." December 26
NFL.com "The rosters for the 2015 Pro Bowl, which will be Jan. 25, 2015 at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN in Glendale, Arizona, the site of Super Bowl XLIV, were announced Tuesday. Like last year, it's the unconferenced format with players selected without regard to conference in voting by fans, coaches and..." December 24
ESPN.com "The Pro Bowl announcement will come Tuesday night and the only Jaguars player with a chance of hearing his name is defensive tackle Sen'Derrick Marks. But if he makes the list it will have to be because he got a lot of support from the coaches and players, who make up two-thirds of the voting..." December 22