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Doug Marrone wise to turn offense over to John DeFilippo

Doug Marrone wise to turn offense over to John DeFilippo

By: Hays Carlyon Good move, Doug. Jaguars coach Doug Marrone put his future in the hands of John DeFilippo on Wednesday, naming him the offensive coordinator. The Jaguars enter a win-or-else year mandated by owner Shad Khan as Marrone begins preparing for his third season on the job. Predicting how it will go comes down…Continue Reading »

Jaguars name John DeFilippo offensive coordinator

Jaguars name John DeFilippo offensive coordinator

By: Hays Carlyon The Jaguars are expected to name John DeFilippo as the offensive coordinator on Wednesday. Jaguars coach Doug Marrone will announce the hire at 3 p.m. The 40-year-old DeFilippo was fired from the same post with the Minnesota Vikings this past season, but has a reputation as a passing-game specialist. Vikings quarterback Kirk…Continue Reading »

Fred Taylor offers advice to Leonard Fournette

Fred Taylor offers advice to Leonard Fournette

Former Jaguar running back Fred Taylor joined “XL Primetime” on 1010XL. The conversation began with his thoughts on Leonard Fournette. “It all starts with yourself,” Taylor told 1010XL. “Leonard, much like myself, came into something that was pretty much unknown. I know my first few months there, everybody said, ‘this kid is the ninth-pick in…Continue Reading »

The Jaguars 2019 Week 1 starting quarterback will be…

The Jaguars 2019 Week 1 starting quarterback will be…

By: Hays Carlyon The Jaguars are going to have significant competition to draft Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins. Nick Foles, Joe Flacco or another veteran free agent? Not so much. The Jaguars benefit from a lack of quarterback need around the NFL compared to most years. Tampa Bay, the New York Giants, Denver, Miami and…Continue Reading »

Jaguars look stably dysfunctional heading into 2019

Jaguars look stably dysfunctional heading into 2019

By: Hays Carylon HOUSTON — Bad football and two statements – one from the owner and one from the personnel chief. That summed up a bizarre ending to this awful Jaguars season. The listless 20-3 loss to the Texans on Sunday at NRG Stadium became the least interesting development of the day as the Jaguars…Continue Reading »

Forget draft, enjoy Calais Campbell while you still can

Forget draft, enjoy Calais Campbell while you still can

By: Hays Carlyon Save yourself the grief Jaguars fans — especially at Christmas time. Don’t worry about a top-five draft pick. Appreciate defensive end Calais Campbell because he’s a treasure. The 32-year-old Campbell played another brilliant game on Sunday as the Jaguars beat Miami 17-7 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens. Campbell got the…Continue Reading »