Sport Trevor Lawrence is Already Transforming the Jaguars' Mindset
Some NFL Teams Apparently Have Zach Wilson Above Trevor Lawrence on Draft Boards
Some NFL teams have Zach Wilson ranked higher than Trevor Lawrence on their draft boards, according to multiple reports.Matt Miller reported that at least one team had Wilson ahead of Lawrence, while Eric Galko of Optimum Scouting has gone further, claiming multiple NFL teams have Wilson ranked higher.
The Jacksonville Jaguars are banking onleading their franchise to new heights after they assuredly . But even the most ardent Lawrence truthers know he won't without a lot of help. It appears the Jaguars front office got the same message.
ESPN's Jaguars reporter Michael DiRoccothe following in a recent rundown of their plans this offseason: "Expect the Jaguars to be active in free agency at receiver, though it may not be for the top-level guys." He also said the Jaguars, "should be aggressive in pursuing [Chargers TE Hunter Henry]."
Lawrence Ferlinghetti, poet and activist, dies at 101
He also published landmark works of the Beat movement, including Allen Ginsberg’s poem “Howl.”Ferlinghetti, a San Francisco institution, died Monday at his home, his son Lorenzo Ferlinghetti said. A month shy of his 102nd birthday, Ferlinghetti died “in his own room,” holding the hands of his son and his son’s girlfriend, “as he took his last breath.” The cause of death was lung disease.
While not targeting a top free-agent WR may be something of a disappointment to fans, the Henry prediction is certainly interesting and the fact that they want to add weapons to Lawrence andarsenal is a clear sign of a changing mindset in Jacksonville.
Video: PFF 2021 NFL Draft needs: Buffalo Bills (NFL)
Long known as a defense-first franchise, the Jaguars appear primed to enter the exciting new world of the spreadoffense thanks to Lawrence. They took steps toward that end by drafting speedy and versatile playmaker Laviska Shenault last year to line up next to D.J. Chark, a Pro Bowl wide receiver the previous season. Running back James Robinson proved to be an undrafted diamond in the rough for the Jaguars last year, but to truly maximize Lawrence's strengths they're going to need a lot more playmakers than that. They'll also need ones with higher ceilings.
Tiger Woods' former mistress weighs in on his car accident, more news this week ICYMI
Bruce Springsteen pleads guilty, Lady Gaga's dogs are stolen and more news you might have missed the week of Feb. 21-26, 2021.
The last two winners of the Super Bowl (Chiefs and Bucs) featured six either former or current All-Pro receiving options (Travis Kelce, Tyreek Hill, Mike Evans, Antonio Brown, Chris Godwin, and Rob Gronkowski). In 2020, the top nine scoring teams in the NFL all made the playoffs and the two teams that played in the Super Bowl (Chiefs and Bucs) had the No. 5 and 3 scoring offense in the NFL, respectively. The point is, offense matters more than ever in the modern NFL and the Jaguars are adjusting accordingly. That's because they will now have a
There's a strong secondary market of free agent wide receivers this year including Will Fuller, Marvin Jones and JuJu Smith-Schuster. With the most cap space of any team this offseason (over $82 million), the Jaguars could sign one of those receivers and Henry with plenty left over. Team them with Lawrence and whoever else they pick in the draft and the Jaguars could completely transform their offensive identity in one offseason.
That's good news for Jaguars fans and a clear sign the franchise is ready to change its identity thanks to the man they'll select with the first pick in the draft come April.
Report: Trevor Lawrence Already Participating In Jaguars Zoom Meetings .
For one top prospect—Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence —the 2021 NFL Draft is something of a formality. It is no secret that Urban Meyer and the Jacksonville Jaguars are totally locked in to take him with the No. 1 pick. Nothing is official until April 29, when the first round of the NFL Draft rolls around. […] The post Report: Trevor Lawrence Already Participating In Jaguars Zoom Meetings appeared first on The Spun.