Source: Lockley Promoted, Rucker to IR

The Jaguars are promoting Michael Lockley from the teams practice squad. If you remember, Lockley was fined by the league in the preseason for his hit on Patriots wide receiver Taylor Price.

Mike Lockley Profile

Jacksonville Jaguars rookie linebacker Michael Lockley has been promoted to the active roster from the practice squad, according to a league source.

The athletic second-team All-Sun Belt Conference selection recorded 120 tackles as a senior last season, 10 for losses and four blocked kicks.

The 6-foot-1, 237-pounder ran the 40-yard dash in 4.56 and 4.62 seconds at his campus Pro Day workout.

He also registered a 38 1/2 inch vertical leap and a 10-9 broad jump, a 4.27 in the short shuttle and a 6.78 in the three-cone drill.

He bench pressed 225 pounds 22 times.

He can squat 600 pounds six times.

As a junior, he finished with 97 tackles despite missing three games with an illness.

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