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Joe Schobert traded to Steelers
The Jaguars are established to send out linebacker Joe Schobert to the Steelers, noted by Eric Dillard on Twitter, and confirmed by several shops.
The compensation that Jacksonville will be receiving is not yet identified.
The Jaguars signed Schobert to a sizable contract previous offseason, truly worth five decades, $53,750,000 with $21.5M certain, together with a $12M signing reward. He would go on to play in and start out all 16 online games for the Jaguars, who would finish with a report of 1-15 final yr.
City Meyer encouraged by C.J. Henderson’s development in camp
Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback C.J. Henderson is receiving again into the move following lacking the early part of schooling camp.
Immediately after starting camp on the reserve/COVID-19 list and lacking the Jags’ scrimmage Sunday for “personal reasons,” Henderson bought his most considerable get the job done in camp on Thursday, getting reps with the very first workforce.
Trevor Lawrence and Gardner Minshew still battling for leading quarterback place
One particular thirty day period shy of the season opener, Jacksonville Jaguars mentor Urban Meyer is not publicly ready to dedicate to Trevor Lawrence as his starting up quarterback.
When asked if there is nevertheless an open opposition between Lawrence, the No. 1 overall pick, and Gardner Minshew to get the initial snap from the Houston Texans on Sept. 12, the respond to from the initially-calendar year head coach was, “Yes.”
Tim Tebow has a methods to go to make Jaguars roster
Include the Jaguars to the checklist of groups who have issued their formally unofficial depth chart — Tim Tebow is at present buried on the depth chart.
The unofficial depth chart lists Chris Manhertz as the starter, next by James O’Shaughnessy at No. 2 and Luke Farrell as the third-string alternative. Tebow is lumped in to a three-individual “or” team, together with Ben Ellefson and Tyler Davis.
C.J. Henderson rejoins Jaguars exercise just after lacking scrimmage
Jaguars cornerback C.J. Henderson returned to observe Tuesday soon after being excused from Sunday’s scrimmage for private motives, and the group is optimistic that the next-year participant can make up for all the time he has skipped in teaching camp before the Sept. 12 season opener.
Henderson was positioned on the reserve/COVID-19 listing July 23. He was activated Friday but has participated in only two of the team’s 11 tactics.
Jimmy Johnson consulted Urban Meyer about Texas and Jaguars jobs
When Urban Meyer had some big career conclusions to make this 12 months, he turned to a famous mentor for information. Former University of Miami and NFL head mentor Jimmy Johnson has uncovered that he consulted Meyer about the two the Texas and Jacksonville Jaguars jobs.
In an job interview Tuesday on The Dan LeBatard Show with Stugotz, Johnson pointed out that he was traveling to Jacksonville to meet up with with Meyer and speak to the team on Wednesday. Johnson definitely doesn’t have any motivation to get back into coaching, but he does have an established connection with Meyer. That partnership led Meyer to Johnson when the previous was weighing careers at Texas and with the Jaguars.
Jacksonville named most most likely landing location for Michael Thomas
Michael Thomas is a person of the Saints’ very best and most attained players. But stress has seemingly been escalating concerning the two sides for the much better component of a year. An damage-riddled 2020 observed Thomas suspended by the group, and the star broad receiver reportedly ignored calls from Saints officers for months just after the season. Now, with coach Sean Payton publicly lamenting Thomas delaying an offseason operation that’ll keep him sidelined into the fall, the wideout has implied the Saints are striving to “damage” his track record.
And Jacksonville has been named No. 1 in the landing place rankings. Hmmm.
Trevor Lawrence dazzles at yearly scrimmage
“The savior has arrived,” a enthusiast yelled from the stands throughout Sunday’s scrimmage.
The Jaguars welcomed supporters again to the Financial institution for the to start with time during the City Meyer Era. This was the fans’ initially prospect to see Trevor Lawrence throw passes at the Lender.
The scrimmage features of the party ended up a minor bit disappointing. The group opted to not don pads. Saturday’s practice experienced much more of a scrimmage truly feel. Nonetheless, supporters still left the Financial institution with goals of playoff online games and Lombardi Trophies.
Jaguars go gentle at scrimmage, but Trevor Lawrence continue to impresses
It was a great deal heat during the Jaguars’ heat-up scrimmage as the workforce will get set to get on the Cleveland Browns future week in the initial preseason sport of the calendar year.
This would be the initial time the players and coaches held a exercise within just the stadium, web hosting it in entrance of 15,506 fans who showed up to the party on Sunday. For Meyer, the ambiance was fantastic.
“You do not ordinarily get wowed by a stadium, but the first time I walked by there I was like, ‘Oh my gosh, this is beautiful.’” Meyer reported of the atmosphere at TIAA Lender Subject.
DJ Chark undergoes finger medical procedures
Jaguars wide receiver DJ Chark has had surgical procedure on his hand recently, in accordance to head mentor City Meyer. The coach unveiled the news to community media following the Jags in-stadium scrimmage on Sunday afternoon. According to Meyer, the medical procedures was to maintenance a hairline crack.
Browse more about it right here.
CJ Henderson on the trade block
One of the top picks from the 2020 NFL Draft may well currently be on the trade block. The Jacksonville Jaguars are reportedly getting calls about second-yr cornerback C.J. Henderson.
The Jaguars have signaled to other teams in the NFL that they would be eager to trade Henderson, per ESPN NFL insider Jeremy Fowler. The relationship in between Jacksonville and Henderson is very good, but a trade may be what’s finest for each sides.
Urban Meyer: “We really don’t have four year program, we have 1 12 months plan”
Even with taking in excess of some terrible groups, Urban Meyer by no means had a shedding report in 4 stops in excess of 17 seasons as a college head coach. Meyer has no strategies to reduce this year as head mentor of the Jaguars, possibly.
Meyer took about the worst staff in the NFL, but he suggests he wishes to earn in 2021, not little by little build his group up. And he states that is why he hasn’t however named No. 1 overall decide on Trevor Lawrence the starting up quarterback, because Lawrence has to verify he’s ready to get this yr, not just that he’s the team’s quarterback of the long run.
Jaguars hoping for assist from 1st spherical flop
The Jacksonville Jaguars seemingly have the NFL market place cornered on to start with-round flops.
Mentor Urban Meyer has as several as eight (based on the evaluator) of them on his 90-person roster and would have another experienced Pittsburgh defensive deal with Tyson Alualu not changed his head after agreeing to a deal with Jacksonville during totally free agency. Even so, all those remaining are making an attempt to turn around occupations that have fallen limited of outdoors anticipations.re
The listing consists of 2007 Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Tim Tebow and four far more from the powerhouse Southeastern Conference, wherever Meyer coached at Florida for 6 seasons (2005-10).