Jacksonville Jaguars

MJD Still Has Problems with Team, Suggs Has Eye on Return Date

by Debbie Baratz • September 29, 2012

Even though he appears to be in good form (see 177 yards from last Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts), Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice-Jones Drew still hasn’t moved on from his offseason problems with the team. This week he spoke to ESPN radio and said, “I came to the realization when multiple teams offered multiple […]

Maurice Jones-Drew Returns to the Jacksonville Jaguars

by Debbie Baratz • September 2, 2012

On Sunday, Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew ended his holdout and returned to his team. I wasn’t so sure this would happen considering the growing bad blood between MJD and team’s new owner Shad Khan. The return comes after a 39-day holdout by the talented player who was looking for more money. He will […]

Vicks Suffers Rib Injury, Jones-Drew’s Holdout May Continue to Regular Season

by Debbie Baratz • August 21, 2012

You can’t help but wonder if Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is a fragile player. On Monday night, Vick got hit in the middle on the game’s sixth play against the New England Patriots. He left the field and had X-rays taken. They came out negative but he remained out of the game to watch his […]

Sophomore Quarterbacks Locker, Gabbert Bring Expectations

by Debbie Baratz • August 3, 2012

Entering the team’s training camp, Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker was the favorite for the top spot. After settling in this week and starting with some promise against veteran quarterback Matt Hasselbeck, it appears the sophomore player needs to come up to speed. According to PFT, Locker went 9 for 30 in the last two […]

Patriots Cut Addai, Jaguars Won’t Give MJD New Deal

by Debbie Baratz • July 26, 2012

New England Patriots Cut Joseph Addai It was a risk in the first place but the New England Patriots cut veteran running Joseph Addai on Wednesday, reported the Boston Herald’s Tim Bulman. The player signed with the team just two months ago and never had the opportunity to run out on the field for training […]

Deadline Monday: Winners and Losers

by Debbie Baratz • July 17, 2012

The long-awaited July 16 deadline for players to sign a long-term contract with their teams or face playing as franchised player has come and gone. There were some last minute signings and some non-signings that came as a surprise. Let’s take a look. Winners Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice – With less than 90 […]

Vikings’ Simpson Out for First Three Games, No Deal for MJD

by Debbie Baratz • June 11, 2012

Vikings Simpson Out for First Three Games Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has been suspended by the NFL for the season’s first three games. He has also been fined one game check from violating the league’s policy and program for substance abuse. The league said in a statement on Monday, “Jerome Simpson of the Minnesota […]