Posts Tagged ‘eugene monroe’

Jaguars Lock Up First-Round Pick Eugene Monroe w/ Five-Year Deal

It may have taken longer than they would have liked, but Friday the Jaguars finally landed a deal for their first-round pick. The team came to terms after a 12-day holdout with first-round draft pick Eugene Monroe. The amazing thing was about an hour after Monroe ended the holdout by signing a five-year, $25 million […]

Jacksonville Seems to Have Leverage on First-Round Pick OT Monroe

Sporting News reports that the Jags seem to have all the leverage in the dealings with first-round pick Eugene Monroe: The holdout for Jaguars rookie OT Eugene Monroe reached Day 5 on Thursday, but the club appears ready to stick with its stance in negotiations and a big part of the reasoning behind the team’s […]

Jacksonville Goes OT Monroe with the #8 Pick

The Jaguars offensive line was a disaster last season with injuries and poor play, and Saturday the team adressed that position with the selection of OT Eugene Monroe. The 309 pound tackle will play on the left side for the Jags, and some had him going as early as one in the entire draft. Here’s […]

NFL Gridiron Gab’s Mock Draft 4.0 (2nd Round Included)

1.Detroit Lions: Matt Stafford, QB, Georgia A lot of people have the Lions taking Smith, Monroe, or Curry as the safe pick, but the Lions need to make a splash and find the face of their franchise. Let’s be honest, though, this pick will depend on who they get to sign on the dotted line […]

2009 Top NFL Draft Prospects: Offensive Linemen

NFL Gridiron Gab starts a look at some of the big names in the upcoming NFL Draft. Today – we look at the offensive linemen: Jason Smith, Baylor, Senior, 6’5” 309lbs: Strengths: Has been a staple on the left side for Baylor after converting from tight end. Smith is very nimble on his feet, and […]

Why the Rams Should Draft Eugene Monroe

While Ramsgab may be endorsing Aaron Curry (who I believe is the better pick), I think it would still be appropriate if we took a look at the other player who is being considered (or one of the other players) as the Rams 1st pick (2nd Overall). Eugene Monroe is widely regarded as the best […]

Lions Want to Ink that Top Pick – Is it OT Jason Smith?

The Lions are talking to the agents who represent the upcoming possible number one picks in April 25th NFL Draft according to a report from While that pick is currently unknown, has taken it upon themselves to throw out there that the pick for the Lions has already been decided on. “KFFL has […]

Rams GM Devaney Has a Man Crush on Eugene Monroe

With what might be a tip of the hat, Billy Devaney was reportedly impressed with Virginia OT Eugene Monroe’s pro day. The Rams, as reported by Jim Thomas, apparently like Monroe better then Jason Smith. That being noted, Devaney had this to say about Eugene Monroe: “It was impressive,” he said, “He’s really a good […]