SB Nation "The NFL views Mexico, Canada and China as the next markets to focus on as it looks to add more international games to the schedule, according to Albert Breer of the NFL Network. The league could be considering NFL games in those markets, similar to the International Series that already takes place..." March 27
Pro Football Talk "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell acknowledged the obvious on Wednesday when he said at the league meeting that multiple teams had dealings before the start of free agency that may have violated the letter of the law. “We want to make sure no teams are gaining an advantage as it relates to free..." March 26
CBSSports.com "New Era had a pretty cool idea for the NFL Draft hats this year: The company decided to put each team's city skyline on the bottom brim of the hat. When done right, the hat looks good, like the Detroit Lions hat below. New Era was actually getting pretty positive feedback about the draft..." March 26
Jacksonville Times-Union "Jaguars owner Shad Khan met with reporters today during a break in the NFL’s Annual Meeting. Here are some highlights from Khan’s avaibility: *Khan on adding five free agents in the opening 24 hours of the open market. “What [GM] Dave [Caldwell] did for the Jaguars wasn’t impulsive – it..." March 25
USA Today "A rules alteration that would inject more excitement into the near-automatic extra point could be adopted for the 2015 NFL season as early as the league's next meeting this May. There was lively discussion among the 32 teams Wednesday about adding significant drama to the mundane point after..." March 25
Jacksonville Times-Union "The Jaguars wanted to acquire Green Bay receiver Randall Cobb, but he opted to stay with the Packers before the market opened. Since then, the Jaguars haven’t engaged in the now-dwindling veteran receiver market. But Greg Jennings is a possibility after Minnesota released him last week. Jennings,..." March 24
Caldwell said #Jaguars final offer to Murray "exceeded" their original limit. "If we were his first choice, we would have made it happen."
Caldwell said #jaguars have "interest" in Greg Jennings but haven't scheduled visit.
SB Nation "Besides instant replay reform and finding a better definition of a "catch," the NFL's competition committee is busy this week deciding whether to increase the duties of injury spotters in NFL games. The proposal would allow independent medical trainers to watch for possible concussions and stop..." March 23
Complex "The NFL's first Veteran Combine took place this weekend. A new addition to the offseason calendar, the Combine seemed like a great idea for older players to get in front of scouts and front office types—a way to balance the scales between the incoming rookie class and the veteran class that'll..." March 23
CBSSports.com "In 2015 the Jaguars and Bills are set to play a game in London in Week 7 and there's going to be an additional spin to the game: it will only be broadcast digitally. According to Kevin Clark of the Wall Street Journal, a to-be-determined company will get the digital rights to broadcast the..." March 23
Fox Sports "One of the world's biggest soccer hotbeds could soon host a different type of football event. A source told FOXSports.com that Brazil is a viable candidate to host the 2017 Pro Bowl. The all-star exhibition game's future destination is one of the subjects that will be broached during the..." March 23
Toronto Sun "The threshold for what constitutes a catch when a receiver falls to the ground is changing, a member of the league’s competition committee told Sun Media on Sunday. In a conference call last week, the committee announced that the controversial “complete-the-catch-to-the-ground” rule will stay,..." March 23
SI.com "The MMQB: What’s the lesson you take from easily your most trying year as commissioner? Goodell: I don’t know if you could put one or two … One of the things we always focus on is, What do we learn and how do we get better? I think in this case there were several factors. One is, Do we have the..." March 23
Jacksonville Times-Union "The only constant for the Jaguars’ linebackers last year was upheaval. Because of injuries and poor play, the Jaguars started two Mike (middle) linebackers, two Will (weak-side) linebackers and four Otto (strong-side) linebackers. “There were so many moving parts, we could never work together..." March 22
Pro Football Talk "The Ravens didn’t hesitate to waive running back Bernard Pierce after he was arrested on DUI charges this week. The Jaguars didn’t hesitate to add Pierce to their roster. According to multiple reports, Jacksonville made a successful waiver claim on Pierce Thursday. Pierce joins Denard..." March 20
CBSSports.com "The big wave of free agency has come and gone, and the focus has turned to the draft, but that doesn't mean there still aren't holes to fill, some huge ones, for each of the NFL's 32 teams. You can't solve all the problems in free agency. In fact, it's usually only a few if a team is lucky. For..." March 18
SB Nation "Alex Richanbach, executive producer of Funny or Die Sports was on a SXSW panel last Saturday called "Now Athletes are Funny: Power of Comedy and Sports." I hadn't noticed it on the schedule until it was about halfway over, but I stopped in just as Richanbach was getting into the meat of a pretty..." March 17
Arizona Republic "NFL free agency started this week, so the news cycle was dominated by the redistribution of wealth. It was a job fair at the highest level of sports as players were traded, re-signed, signed and released. That was to be expected. What was surprising is that in a time devoted to procuring..." March 17
Houston Chronicle "Versatile wide receiver Cecil Shorts III has signed a two-year deal with the Texans. The 27-year-old Shorts, who can play inside and outside, played his first four seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars, who selected him in the fourth round in the 2011 draft. The Texans likely still will..." March 16
Jacksonville Times-Union "The Jaguars are giving Ace Sanders and Tandon Doss some competition in the return game. The team announced the signing of receiver Bryan Walters on Friday. The 6-foot, 190-pound Walters played in 13 games for Seattle last season." March 13
#Jaguars have released DT Red Bryant.
Thought Jared Odrick was getting $7M per year from #Jaguars. It’s actually $8.5M per year with $22M guaranteed.
Mile High Report "Julius Thomas is about to become very, very rich. If reports are true, he and the Jacksonville Jaguars will finalize a deal some time soon after the free agency period begins at 2:00 p.m. MDT Tuesday (maybe even 2:01 p.m.) that will pay him around $9-10 million per year. That's pretty far north..." March 10
Benefit of bringing in a DeMarco Murray for Jags or Raiders would be twofold. Helps solve minimum-spend issue. Takes heat off young QBs.
NFL.com "After a flurry of trades, cuts and signings, DeMarco Murray remains the biggest of names left on the open market. So where will he land? NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday that the former Dallas Cowboys running back is receiving interest from the Philadelphia Eagles and remains..." March 10
S Sergio Brown expected to agree to a deal with the Jaguars today, sources say. #2ClapsAndARicFlair
NFL source says the #Jaguars and Julius Thomas have reached an agreement. He'll be a jag.
ESPN.com "The Jacksonville Jaguars have reached an agreement with free agent tight end Julius Thomas and he is expected to sign a contract with the team on Tuesday, according to a league source. The Denver Post, which first reported the news Monday night, says the multiyear contract is worth around $9..." March 09
The Score "The NFL isn't happy that so many details of the contracts slated to be signed when free agency officially begins Tuesday are being leaked ahead of time. The league sent a letter to all 32 teams stating its displeasure with the release of contract terms, according to Yahoo Sports' Rand Getlin. " March 09
Pro Football Talk "The best tight end available in free agency appears to be headed to Jacksonville. Several reports have said the Jaguars are getting close to a deal with soon-to-be free agent Broncos tight end Julius Thomas, and that the deal may be done as soon as free agency starts on Tuesday. The Broncos..." March 09
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Dolphins defensive tackle Jared Odrick has agreed to terms on a contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to a NFL source. Odrick, the Dolphins’ first-round pick in 2010, was seeking a deal in the range of $7 million a year although terms of his deal with Jacksonville aren’t known...." March 09
Two sources indicating TE Julius Thomas is just about done/signed in Jacksonville
One other OL note: Continue to hear Cowboys OT Jermey Parnell will do well. Redskins, Jags and Bucs for him.
CBS Sports Fantasy News "The Jaguars are close to a deal with impending free-agent tight end Julius Thomas, according to Bleacher Report. The top tight end on the market, Thomas caught 12 touchdowns in 2014 for the second consecutive season, racking up 489 yards on 43 receptions." March 08
ESPN.com "Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Marqise Lee is suing Lloyd's of London for skipping out on what he says is millions of dollars in insurance money that he is owed. Lee filed the lawsuit Tuesday in district court in California on the same day he says his claim to collect money owed to him as a..." March 06
ESPN.com "Maurice Jones-Drew, one of the most productive pro running backs during his prime despite his small stature, has retired from the NFL. Jones-Drew, who turns 30 this month, announced his retirement Thursday on Twitter, writing "All good things come to an end!!!" with a longer message contained..." March 06
Per league sources, The Jacksonville Jaguars are very interested in Brian Orakpo. #Jags
Jacksonville Times-Union "“We’ve got a big undertaking here with our situation,” said Caldwell, referring to the Jaguars’ projected cap space of $64.2 million. Idzik started his new job Monday at EverBank Field, working closely with salary cap chief Tim Walsh. Idzik was fired by Jets owner Woody Johnson Dec. 29 after..." March 03
Potential suitors for DeMarco Murray, per @RapSheet on Total Access: Colts, Cardinals, Jaguars, Seahawks (if Lynch does retire).
#jaguars have continued talks recently with Tyson Alualu and JT Thomas. Haven't decided whether to tender any of their RFAs.
The Lions want to resign Suh but if he makes the market the Bucs, Jags, Raiders will ALL be hot after him per multiple team sources
ESPN.com "One of the important parts of the 2011 NFL collective bargaining agreement was a provision called the "minimum spend." The minimum spend mandates that each team must spend 89 percent of the salary cap from 2013 to 2016 in cash. League-wide, the NFL's 32 teams must spend a combined 95 percent of..." March 02
I'm told lots of interest in Shane Ray/DE/Missouri from Jacksonville Jaguars & Tennessee Titans..official visits in the offing..