It's the eve of the biggest roster trimming of the year. The players have had all their chances to impress Jack Del Rio and the rest of the Jaguars coaching staff, and it will likely be a sleepless night for a lot of young players and veterans alike. Here are JagNation's selections for the Jaguars 53-man roster based on what we've seen in preseason and what we've heard from inside sources.
August 29, 2008
The rate of undrafted rookies making an NFL roster is approximately 2-3%. For every Jeff Saturday, Jason Peters, or Montell Owens, there are hundreds of Roosevelt Kiser, Tony Pudewell, and Woody Dantzler's. The percentages become even lower when an undrafted rookie is trying to earn a spot on a playoff team and Super Bowl contender like Jacksonville.
August 4, 2008
Training camp begins this coming weekend, and thousands upon thousands of Jaguars fans will make the trek to the Jacksonville Municipal Stadium practice fields to get sunburn and take in the action. We at JagNation are going to better prepare you by listing the new players on the roster by number, and giving you a very brief analysis.
July 22, 2008
As the 2008 season nears, the Jaguars will have to look long and hard at their linebacking corps. Jacksonville's backers are certainly talented, but with injuries causing a realignment of players last season, the Jags will look to certain things out in training camp.
May 13, 2008
The Jaguars front office was much busier following the actual draft than they while the selections were being made, as they signed 13 free agents. As always, JagNation will deliver the complete scouting reports on these lesser known, newest Jaguars, and what their chances are of finding a roster spot in Jacksonville. Introducing new Jaguar, Lamar Myles...
April 28, 2008