Archive for the ‘Jacksonville Jaguars’ Category

Jaguars announce ticket prices, plans for 25th anniversary season

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

The Jaguars will be celebrating their 25th season in the NFL in 2019 and the cost of their tickets will be up slightly for those who want to join the celebration at home games. The team announced on Tuesday that the average season ticket price will go up 2.4 percent for the 2019 season and that the price of more than half the tickets will either be unchanged or lower than it was in 2018. The team, which will play one “home” game in London, also said it anticipates having the lowest average ticket price in the league again this year.

NFL notebook: Cowboys, DE Lawrence hope to avoid tag

Monday, February 18th, 2019

The Dallas Cowboys could put the franchise tag on defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence beginning Tuesday, but they apparently do not want to be forced into using that option. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Monday that the Cowboys hope to reach agreement with Lawrence on a long-term contract extension before the March 5 deadline for franchise tags. The Cowboys tagged Lawrence last season, and he made $17.1 million.

Josh Allen keeps feud alive with Jalen Ramsey, who thinks he’s still ‘trash’

Monday, February 18th, 2019

Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen and Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey have been feuding back and forth all season. Now, even though the season has ended and their trash talk appears to have died down, it seems their beef is still alive and well. Allen, while signing autographs last weekend, was asked to sign a photo from the Bills' 24-21 win against the Jaguars in Week 12 this season — where Allen went 8-of-19 for 160 yards and one touchdown through the air, and had 99 yards and one touchdown on the ground.

NFL notebook: Ravens trading QB Flacco to Broncos

Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

The Baltimore Ravens agreed in principle to trade quarterback Joe Flacco to the Denver Broncos, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday. Flacco, 34, was the MVP of Super Bowl XLVII after the 2012 season. Rookie first-round pick Lamar Jackson took over for Flacco, who has been hampered by hip and back injuries, and Jackson didn't relinquish the starting role.

Stephon Gilmore was real Super Bowl MVP? NFL star makes compelling case

Monday, February 4th, 2019

Stephon Gilmore was real Super Bowl MVP? NFL star makes compelling case originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com New England Patriots cornerback Stephon Gilmore didn't win Super Bowl LIII MVP, but you certainly can make a case he was the most deserving player for the award. That's exactly what Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Calais Campbell did on Twitter on Monday.

Jalen Ramsey catches slant pass for TD

Sunday, January 27th, 2019

Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey catches a 6-yard touchdown pass from Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson.

Jalen Ramsey ready to stop thinking about 2018

Thursday, January 24th, 2019

The Jaguars opened the 2018 season with three wins in their first four games, which fit with many people's belief that they'd build on a trip to the conference title game with another successful season. Many reasons for the nosedive have been bandied about, but cornerback Jalen Ramsey said this week that he's ready to move on to other topics. The Jaguars didn't make a clean break from 2018 as head coach Doug Marrone, General Manager Dave Caldwell and executive vice president of football operations Tom Coughlin remain in their jobs.

The Ravens’ future isn’t Joe Flacco – but they don’t want to face him in the AFC

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

The Ravens' future isn't Joe Flacco - but they don't want to face him in the AFC originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com The Baltimore Ravens made it clear after their Wild Card loss that Lamar Jackson would be their quarterback going forward, bringing the somewhat official end to Joe Flacco's 11-year career with the team. So what's next for the Super Bowl MVP? Retirement after a fruitful NFL career is an option, but in a league where teams are desperate for a seasoned veteran, Flacco could find himself with another affluent contract.

Pats-Chiefs second-most watched AFC title game in 42 years

Monday, January 21st, 2019

Sunday night's game between the New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs was the second-most watched and rated AFC championship game in 42 years. The overtime thriller on CBS averaged 53.919 million viewers, just shy of the 54.850 million that viewed Pittsburgh's victory over the New York Jets in 2011. The 27.5 household rating fell short of the 2016 matchup between New England and Denver that had a 29.3 rating.

Most pressing 2019 fantasy questions the AFC South has to answer

Monday, January 21st, 2019

Just one year removed from an impressive run to the AFC Championship, a team who once looked to have a clearer identity than at least 80 percent of the league is now right back in the wilderness. Defensively, the Jaguars became just the latest team to have the reality of the brief window a dominant stop unit brings slap them in the face. Jacksonville's defense was overall a plus asset in 2019.