Posts Tagged ‘Jacksonville Jaguars’

Meyer’s plan: Get Jacksonville ‘rocking’ with wins, upgrades

Thursday, October 21st, 2021

In a crowded locker room bustling with excitement following Jacksonville’s first victory in nearly 400 days, coach Urban Meyer told his players to take a knee, grab a hand and squeeze tight. We’re going to get used to doing this a bunch,” Meyer said before quickly changing directions. Even though he was 4,250 miles from home and playing his first game in London, Meyer reminded everyone in the room that there’s a bigger goal for the floundering NFL franchise.

Meyer’s plan: Get Jacksonville ‘rocking’ with wins, upgrades

Thursday, October 21st, 2021

In a crowded locker room bustling with excitement following Jacksonville’s first victory in nearly 400 days, coach Urban Meyer told his players to take a knee, grab a hand and squeeze tight. “We’re going to get used to doing this a bunch,” Meyer said before quickly changing directions. “We’re going to do it, the 904 (area code),” Meyer said.

Dolphins’ Ogbah reacts to racist message after Jaguars game. Plus injury report

Thursday, October 21st, 2021

In his first public comments since sharing a since-deleted screenshot of a racist message sent to him on Instagram, Dolphins defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah said the message “pissed me off. After last Sunday’s loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, Ogbah posted a screenshot of a male who sent a message to him on the social media app. In the message, the male called Ogbah the n-word on multiple occasions.

USA TODAY Sports’ Week 7 NFL picks: Do Titans make another AFC statement and beat Chiefs?

Thursday, October 21st, 2021

Division winners from 2020 look to continue building momentum as All-Pros Travis Kelce of Kansas City and Derrick Henry of Tennessee headline matchup.

Matthew Wright: “Everybody knows who Matt Wright is”

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Now? "Now, everybody knows who Matt[hew] Wright is," Jaguars Head Coach Urban Meyer said Monday, the day he announced Wright as the Jaguars' starting kicker. Meyer made the announcement a day after a 23-20 victory over the Miami Dolphins at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England, Sunday.

Matthew Wright: “Everybody knows who Matt Wright is”

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Now? "Now, everybody knows who Matt[hew] Wright is," Jaguars Head Coach Urban Meyer said Monday, the day he announced Wright as the Jaguars' starting kicker. Meyer made the announcement a day after a 23-20 victory over the Miami Dolphins at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, England, Sunday.

What a catch! Jacksonville Jaguars’ Dawuane Smoot delivers newborn daughter at home.

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Dawuane Smoot was permitted to have Wednesday off from practice by coach Urban Meyer. He earned it after having a day he will never forget 24 hours earlier. The Jaguars confirmed Smoot unexpectedly delivered his newborn daughter, Ahlani Moon Smoot, in the living room of their home in Jacksonville at 4 a.m.

Jaguars Tuesday: “The perfect time”

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

The veteran cornerback was clear on something else Tuesday as players and assistant coaches spoke to the media for the first time since the Jaguars won for the first time in more than a year. The timing of that victory? And the circumstances?

NFL rookie QB tracker – Examining the peaks and valleys of Week 6 for these young signal-callers

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Fellow rookies Justin Fields and Mac Jones had no such luck filing into the win column in Week 6, but that isn't to say strides weren't taken as these first-year signal-callers continue making their way at the pro level. Zach Wilson of the New York Jets and Trey Lance of the San Francisco 49ers each had bye weeks. Lawrence will get his bye week rest in Week 7 as Jacksonville celebrates its first win since Week 1 of last season.

Jaguars defensive lineman Dawuane Smoot delivers his own daughter

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

The Jaguars got back from London just in time. Early Tuesday, the wife of defensive lineman Dawuane Smoot went into labor. As they headed for the hospital, Aumari Smoot felt to her knees. After Dawuane caught his wife, he then delivered his daughter in his living room. Paramedics helped him with the tying of the umbilical [more]