Posts Tagged ‘derrick harvey’

Gridiron Gab Links – AFC Evening Edition 8/5

Titans wide receiver Kenny Britt is scheduled to meet with officials at the NFL office in New York on Monday, this after being arrested for a DUI. Here’s a bet he’s suspended two games. – Associated Press Uh oh, I guess the career of Colts rookie quarterback Andrew Luck is over, as after shouldering his […]

Broncos Ink Former Jaguars DE Derrick Harvey

The Broncos have agreed to terms free agent defensive end Derrick Harvey. Terms were not disclosed. The eighth overall pick of the 2008 NFL Draft, Harvey recorded 88 tackles and 8 quarterback sacks in 47 games with the Jaguars, who released the former Florida Gator on Saturday. With the hiring of John Fox this offseason, […]

The Jaguars Roadmap to Super Bowl XLIII

If the Jaguars are to live up to the high expectations of this season (some are talking Super Bowl), there is a roadmap they’ll have to follow to make that 170 mile trip to Tampa. Here are the landmark’s they’ll have to hit in order to be a contender for the Lombardi Trophy. 1. Shore […]

End of Impasse: The Harvey Signing

By Andrew Brandt, Former Packers VP – National Football Post and Special to NFL Gridiron Gab The 33-day impasse has ended in Jacksonville. Derrick Harvey is a Jaguar now, officially. The fact that he was drafted in April by Jacksonville gave the Jaguars’ rights to his services. However, those rights could not be exercised until […]

Jacksonville Dosen’t Look Like a Super Bowl Team…Yet

Let me preface this by saying that the bar has been set much higher for the Jaguars this year. Being in the mix for a playoff spot isn’t enough. This off-season, championship expectations developed and so it is against that backdrop that I say this. The Jaguars don’t strike me as a championship team. Here’s […]

Report: Jaguars and Harvey Agree To Contract

ESPN is reporting that Derrick Harvey has agreed to a 5 year, $30-million contract that includes just over $17-million in guaranteed money. If true, Harvey’s team record 33-day rookie holdout would be over. Harvey wouldn’t likely be available for tomorrow night’s game against the Redskins, but the next question would be about his availability for […]

Plenty of Work Still Remains for the Jags

The Jaguars have a short week as they get ready for the final preseason game of the year. They’ll travel Wednesday to play on Thursday in Washington against the Redskins. Here’s what the Jaguars have to improve on before the season begins in less than two weeks: Pass rush–This was a problem last season, especially […]

Jaguars Last Offer to Derrick Harvey was $16.8M Guaranteed

The Florida Times-Union is reporting that the stalemate between holdout Derrick Harvey and the Jags is all about the money that the Jaguars have not upped since July 28th.  The report says that the team hasn’t changed the offer since the end of July, and that offer was for $16.885 million in guarantees. That amount […]