Monday, March 16, 2009

On The Clock: Jacksonville Jaguars

Record: 5-11, 4th In the AFC South
General Manager: Gene Smith, Head Coach: Jack Del Rio (7th Year), Offensive Coordinator: Dirk Koetter (3rd Year), Defensive Coordinator: Mel Tucker (1st Year)

Offense Rankings: No. 20 Overall, No. 24 Scoring, No. 15 Passing, No. 18 Rushing
Defense Rankings: No. 17 Overall, No. 21 Scoring, No. 24 Passing, No. 13 Rushing

Last Five Years: 45-35; Last Playoff Appearance: 2007; Last Playoff Victory: 2007 (31-29 Over the Pittsburgh Steelers)

2008 Draft:
(1-8) DE Derrick Harvey, (2-52) WR Quentin Groves, (5-155) LB Thomas Williams, (5-159) CB Trae Williams, (7-213) RB Chauncey Washington

Top Picks Last Five Years:
2008 – (1-8) DE Derrick Harvey, Florida
2007 – (1-21) S Reggie Nelson, Florida
2006 – (1-28) TE Marcedes Lewis, UCLA
2005 – (1-21) WR Matt Jones, Arkansas
2004 – (1-9) WR Reggie Williams

Booms: WR Ernest Wilford (4th Round 2004), K Josh Scobee (5th Round 2004), LB Bobby McCray (7th Round 2004), S Gerald Sensabaugh (5th Round 2005), S Reggie Nelson (1st Round 2007), RB Maurice Jones Drew (2nd Round 2006), LB Justin Durant (2nd Round 2007)

Busts: WR Reggie Williams (1st Round 2004), LB Jorge Cordova (3rd Round 2004), WR Matt Jones (1st Round 2005), OT Khalif Barnes (2nd Round 2005), WR Mike Walker (3rd Round 2007), Trae Williams (5th Round 2008)

SS Sean Considine (Free Agent)
OT Tra Thomas (Free Agent)

OT Khalif Barnes (FA-Oakland)
CB Drayton Florence (Released)
LB Mike Peterson (FA-Atlanta)
WR Jerry Porter (Released)
SS Gerald Sensabaugh (FA-Dallas)
DE Paul Spicer (Released)
RB Fred Taylor (Released)

C Brad Meester
CB Scott Starks
DE James Wyche

2009 Picks:
Round 1, Selection 8
Round 2, Selection 7
Round 3, Selection 8
Round 4, Selection 7
Round 5, Selection 8
Round 6, Selection 7

Team Needs – Players of Interest (Day One):
1. Wide Receiver:
Michael Crabtree, Texas Tech; Jeremy Maclin, Missouri; Darrius Hayward-Bey, Maryland; Kenny Britt, Rutgers; Brian Robiskie, Ohio St.; Hakeem Nicks, UNC
2. Defensive Tackle: B.J. Raji, Boston College; Ron Brace, Boston College; Jarron Gilbert, San Jose St.; Sen’Derrick Marks, Auburn
3. Offensive Guard: Duke Robinson, Oklahoma
4. Cornerback: Malcolm Jenkins, Ohio State; Jairus Byrd, Oregon; D.J. Moore, Vanderbilt; Darius Butler, UConn; Sean Smith, Utah
5. Offensive Tackle: Eben Britton, Arizona; William Beatty, UConn; Jamon Meredith, South Carolina
6. Safety: Malcolm Jenkins, Ohio State; Louis Delmas, Western Michigan

Photo Credit: College Press Box (Missouri), SEC Sports Media