Posts Tagged ‘Jacksonville Jaguars’

Report: Jaguars not looking to deal Jalen Ramsey despite trade request

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Jalen Ramsey's trade request is well-known at this point, but the Jacksonville Jaguars are not interested in trading their star cornerback. According to a report from ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Jaguars would have already dealt Ramsey if they had interest in doing so, but their lack of traction on a deal indicates where they stand. Then-Miami Dolphins safety Minkah Fitzpatrick asked out on Sept. 12, and he was dealt to the Pittsburgh Steelers four days later for a 2020 first-round pick.

Jaguars QB Gardner Minshew attends Washington State game

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Former Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew, now the starter for the Jacksonville Jaguars, had a triumphant homecoming at the place where his college heroics revitalized his playing career. Minshew was in Pullman, Washington, on Saturday to watch the No. Cougars play UCLA.

Quarterback Gardner Minshew Once Tried to Break His Throwing Hand

Saturday, September 21st, 2019

Gardner Minshew has experienced an accelerated ascent in the NFL, filling in for injured quarterback Nick Foles and bagging his first win with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday. The Jaguars' rookie quarterback's playing has quickly earned him fans, as has his quirky behavior on and off the field — and it turns out his dedication to the game can come out in some pretty odd ways. In a recent interview with Barstool Sports on their Pardon My French podcast, Minshew revealed that back in college, he went to extreme lengths to secure himself more time on the field.

Gardner Minshew’s legend grows with tale of how QB once purposefully tried to break his own hand

Friday, September 20th, 2019

Jack Daniels and a hammer' The story dates back to Minshew's career at East Carolina, before he transferred to Washington State, won Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Year, got drafted in the sixth round of the 2019 NFL draft and took over as the Jaguars starter for an injured Nick Foles. Basically, Minshew wanted an extra year of college eligibility, and he saw only one to get a medical redshirt. A transcription from CBS Sports: "Here's a story, the only group of people I've ever told is the Washington State football team before this last year and it was just about, 'What would you do to play more football?

AP source: Jaguars prefer to keep, not trade, Jalen Ramsey

Friday, September 20th, 2019

Ramsey hugged several fellow defensive backs after the win, appearing to say goodbye in what many believed would be his final game with Jacksonville (1-2). Behind the scenes, though, teammates, coaches and members of the front office were working to try to repair Ramsey's fractured relationship with the franchise, specifically with top executive Tom Coughlin. Jaguars owner Shad Khan had several meetings at the facility earlier in the week in hopes of solving issues.

Jalen Ramsey no longer wants to discuss the trade he requested from Jaguars

Friday, September 20th, 2019

On Monday, cornerback Jalen Ramsey publicly requested to be traded by the Jacksonville Jaguars. But after the team's 20-7 win at home over the Tennessee Titans on Thursday night, he didn't want to talk about it anymore. "I'm not answering any questions about trades or anything like that either," the typically outspoken Ramsey told the media after the game.

Report: Jaguars owner Shad Khan wants to give Jalen Ramsey record contract

Friday, September 20th, 2019

All-Pro Jalen Ramsey's trade request went public on Monday, and it could score him a record-breaking contract. Now that the Jacksonville Jaguars got through Thursday's game against the Tennessee Titans, they'll have to decide whether to trade their star cornerback or extend him, and NFL.com's Ian Rapoport indicated they may have a trump card in their pocket. “[It's] worth noting that the owner Shad Khan loves Ramsey, would be willing, from what I understand, to pay him and make him the highest-paid cornerback in the NFL as soon as he possibly can,” Rapoport said.

Minshew, defense shine as Jaguars thump Titans 20-7

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Minshew Mania is gaining momentum. Gardner Minshew threw two touchdown passes and should have had a third, Calais Campbell spearheaded another defensive gem and the Jacksonville Jaguars handled the Tennessee Titans 20-7 in sloppy conditions Thursday night. Jacksonville (1-2) ended a four-game losing streak in the AFC South series and avoided the franchise's second 0-3 start in four years.

Even Tom Brady thinks the NFL’s penalties are getting out of control

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

If you think the excitement of the NFL is getting bogged down by excessive penalties, you probably wouldn't be surprised to hear you aren't alone. However, you might be surprised to learn that a certain New England Patriots quarterback agrees with you. Tom Brady does not care for the penalties in Titans-Jaguars Look, all Tom Brady wanted to do was go home after another hard day of practice, flip on Thursday Night Football and take in some Gardner Minshew-mania.

Jalen Ramsey isn’t backing down off trade request, says he has issues with front office

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

The most compelling player in Thursday night's Jacksonville Jaguars-Tennessee Titans game might not be with his team by Week 4. Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey asked for a trade after last Sunday's game. The Jaguars didn't move him before Thursday and he was active for Jacksonville on Thursday night, a game that can be live-streamed on the Yahoo Sports app.