Another recent NFL player has been diagnosed with ALS. Tim Shaw, a special-teams ace and linebacker who played with the Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Chicago Bears and Tennessee Titans, announced on Tuesday that he is the latest former player to be stricken by the horrible disease. "Hi, I am Tim Shaw. Show More Summary
The Detroit Lions, like all NFL teams, must trim the roster from 90 players down to 75 by 4 p.m. ET on August 26. Between now and then, there is still one more preseason game, a Friday night home date with the Jacksonville Jaguars. For 15 players, that game will be their last appearance in a Lions uniform. Show More Summary
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jaguars coaches and players have talked about rookie quarterback Blake Bortles' development for weeks. They’ve mentioned his knowledge of the offense, his ability to make the correct read, and how accurate he has been during the first two preseason games. Show More Summary
Preseason has been an excellent audition for a quintet of Jacksonville Jaguars players. The most obvious player to have benefited is the 2014 NFL draft's third overall pick, Blake Bortles. The quarterback is steadily positioning himself to force a rethink of the team's plans to start veteran Chad Henne this season. Show More Summary
Join us today at 1 p.m. ET, for ESPN's NFL Nation TV's Spreecast episode No. 19. Host Coley Harvey (Cincinnati Bengals reporter) and guests Mike Triplett (New Orleans Saints reporter) and Mike DiRocco (Jacksonville Jaguars reporter)Show More Summary
With a little over two weeks left before the NFL season officially kicks off, some of the questions surrounding the Jacksonville Jaguars are starting to clear up. Most notable? The starting lineup. This training camp has been full of...Show More Summary
Former Trojan Marqise Lee was on the receiving end of harsh words from his new head coach in Jacksonville after a disappointing performance in the Jaguars’ first preseason game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Blake Bortles finally took his long-awaited reps with the Jaguars’ first-team offense on Monday. It didn’t last long. Bortles took three snaps during an 11-on-11 red zone period and coach Gus Bradley said he was pleased with the way the rookie quarterback handled himself. Show More Summary
When the Jacksonville Jaguars sent Blaine Gabbert to the San Francisco 49ers in the spring, it was easy to say that they sold the former top-10 pick for pennies on the dollar. Now it looks like the Jaguars fleeced them. Gabbert has been...Show More Summary
After an underwhelming maiden voyage under Lovie Smith last week against the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will make their preseason home debut Saturday against the Miami Dolphins. The game is scheduled to kick off at 7:30 p.m. Show More Summary
Toby Gerhart could see as much as 18 touches per game in the Jaguars' backfield this season. We discuss the fantasy implications. Jacksonville Jaguars running back Toby Gerhart is going to see a significant number of carries as the team's favorite to claim the number one spot in the lineup ahead of Jordan Todman, according to a report by ESPN.com. Show More Summary
The Jacksonville Jaguars and Chicago Bears kicked off Week 2 of the 2014 NFL preseason Thursday night with some impressive rookie performances from each side. With 15 more games on the slate, we can expect more of the same in the coming...Show More Summary
Blake Bortles has lived up to the hype in his first two preseason games, but the Jacksonville Jaguars should remain patient with the rookie quarterback. Based on what he has shown on the field so far, many believe the No. 3 overall pick in the draft should become the team's starter for Week 1. Show More Summary
Although Chad Henne came into training camp as the unquestioned starting quarterback for the Jacksonville Jaguars, Blake Bortles has turned it into legitimate competition. Both quarterbacks fared well in the second preseason game, which was played against the Chicago Bears. Show More Summary
Mike Florio answers fan tweets and says he believes the league has handled Josh Gordon’s suspension hearing poorly. Florio also says the Jaguars are serious about benching Blake Bortles and the Giants are still lacking the firepower to challenge the Eagles in the NFC East.
All offseason, we have heard that the plan in Jacksonville is for Blake Bortles to spend his rookie season as a backup quarterback behind Chad Henne. Until Jaguars coach Gus Bradley announces that Henne is definitely starting in the regular season opener, there will be people wondering if Bortles can force a course correction with…
Any NFL team that needs quarterback depth may want to give this referee a look. During Thursday night's preseason game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and the Chicago Bears—the Bears won, 20-19—one official got a chance to show off his arm. Show More Summary
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley said last week that rookie quarterback Blake Bortles was eventually going to get reps with the first-team offense, both in practice and during a preseason game. It needs to...Show More Summary
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears improved to 2-0 in preseason with a 20-19 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars Thursday night at Soldier Field.
One pretty big question is beginning to loom large for the Jacksonville Jaguars this preseason. It concerns who exactly should be starting under center once the real action begins. Blake Bortles, the third overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, has been making fans and pundits take notice with a pair of strong performances. Show More Summary