Latest Doug Marrone News

Jags' Fournette focuses on 'clean start' after dismal season

May. 24, 2019 3:45 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Leonard Fournette slipped off his sweaty cleats, signed each one and then handed them to a young fan after practice. The youngster carefully walked away with Fournette's gold-colored shoes, making sure not to touch the drying ink. After all, the memorabilia could appreciate in...

Foles, 'Flip' reunite, could make Jaguars contenders again

May. 23, 2019 5:44 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Nick Foles and John DeFilippo have bonded for life. They've spent countless hours in the same meeting room, breaking down tapes, fine-tuning game plans and exchanging ideas. Nights, weekends, holidays. They've argued and apologized. They've laughed and bemoaned. They've celebrated...

Jaguars rookie Josh Allen out with bruised knee, signs deal

May. 23, 2019 2:37 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars rookie defensive end Josh Allen sat out practice Thursday after bruising his right knee during the team's first practice of organized team activities. Coach Doug Marrone made the announcement two days after Allen got hurt and said there's "zero" concern for...

Ngakoue rejoins Jaguars, vows to play even without new deal

May. 21, 2019 3:57 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Yannick Ngakoue grew tired of watching from the sideline as teammates participated in 11-on-11 drills. So he took a different approach to stand out Tuesday. The Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end ran onto the field during a special teams play, scooped up a punt and started juking...

Jags' Fournette fined $303 to resolve recent driving arrest

May. 20, 2019 5:55 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette was fined a little more than $300 to resolve a traffic violation that resulted in his arrest last month. Fournette pleaded no contest Monday to driving with a suspended license and was docked $303 in fines and court fees. As part...

Jaguars rookie Williams has huge opportunity with Smith gone

May. 10, 2019 5:33 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Quincy Williams forgot to take his watch off before his first workout with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Friday. He looked down and noticed it wrapped around his wrist following the first pseudo practice of a three-day rookie minicamp. There was no need to check it, though. Williams...

Jaguars draft Temple's Armstead, continue to revamp RB room

Apr. 27, 2019 3:18 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars made another move to revamp their running backs room by selecting Temple's Ryquell Armstead in the fifth round of the NFL draft. The Jaguars chose the 5-foot-11, 215-pound Armstead with the second pick in the round Saturday, No. 140 overall. Armstead ran...

Jaguars get Nick Foles help in 2nd, 3rd rounds of NFL draft

Apr. 26, 2019 11:41 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars got some much-needed help for new quarterback Nick Foles. Jacksonville moved up three spots to choose Florida right tackle Jawaan Taylor in the second round Friday night and then selected San Jose State tight end Josh Oliver in the third. Both should be...

Jaguars add to defense by drafting Kentucky's Josh Allen

Apr. 25, 2019 10:34 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars added to their deepest position by drafting another pass-rusher. The Jaguars selected Kentucky defensive end Josh Allen with the seventh pick in the NFL draft Thursday night, landing the Southeastern Conference's defensive player of the year despite more...

Jaguars' Marrone, Ramsey finally talk, share 'little laugh'

Apr. 22, 2019 3:57 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone might need to update his contact list. Marrone said Monday he finally spoke to star cornerback Jalen Ramsey, who is skipping voluntary workouts to stay closer to home, and seemingly cleared the air. Marrone said last week that he reached out...