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Where Jacksonville Scores: Jacksonville Sports Complex

Jacksonville’s is home to great neighborhoods, restaurants and idyllic views of downtown and the water front. It is also home to Jacksonville’s Sports Complex, comprised of three distinct venues located within a mile of each other: the , and . They combine to host one major and four minor league franchises that offer year-round sports entertainment for local fans. The love affair between the citizens of Jacksonville and professional team sports dates back to the late 19th century when the city hosted Major League Baseball’s first-ever spring training in 1888. In 1904, the city welcomed its first pro team, the …

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Home Start then On The Road Finish – JAGUARS 2015 Schedule

The start has a homey feel, and they’re on the road at the finish. In between, the Jaguars’ 2015 regular-season schedule features a three-game road trip and what could be a season-defining November and December around EverBank Field. And, oh yes … The also will play back-to-back road games against two of the NFL’s best teams – and two of the best quarterbacks – in late September and early October. Those are a few of the highlights of the Jaguars’ 2015 schedule, announced along with the rest of the NFL schedule Tuesday at 8 p.m. The schedule features consecutive home …

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Vision for Shipyards Development presented by Shad Khan

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Feb. 17, 2015 – The eagerly anticipated vision to transform the Shipyards riverfront downtown property into a vibrant entertainment and leisure district was presented today by  owner  and team president  on behalf of , a new development entity created by Khan specifically for the . The vision was presented at the Jaguars’ annual state of the franchise event, where updates involving the Jaguars were shared with City leaders and news media in attendance, and online with the public via live streaming. The property, which encompasses approximately 48 acres of City-owned property on the north bank of the St. …

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GAME REPORT: Jags vs. Texans – party on!

By now, the fact that there are pools and cabanas at EverBank Field is old news. At least some percentage of the fans in attendance at each Jacksonville Jaguars home games this season has experienced the new addition to EverBank Field in some way, whether it was taking a dip in one of the 25-foot pools, or just hanging out under one of the tents, watching some football. Some fans think it’s a great addition to the stadium. Others may find it gimmicky. Those who haven’t been there yet have either rejected the idea of ever trying it, or want …

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IOWA TO PLAY TENNESSEE IN THE JANUARY 2, 2015 TAXSLAYER BOWL

, chairman of the TaxSlayer Bowl and president of Perdue, announced today that the  will play the  in the Jan. 2, 2015 TaxSlayer Bowl. “Iowa and Tennessee are among the greatest football traditions in the nation. The Hawkeyes and Vols have had strong seasons and we are excited to host players, coaches and fans from both teams in Jacksonville for a great day of football,” said McCormack. “We are excited to have these two great, storied programs participating in the inaugural , and look forward to the match-up on January 2,” said , president and CEO, TaxSlayer.com. The Iowa Hawkeyes, the …

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GAME REPORT – Jaguars vs. Giants

Photos by Fran Ruchalski Twenty-one years old. Jacksonville Jaguars fans, your team is officially old enough to join you in the  for a cold one. Kidding aside, the Jaguars did celebrate the 21st anniversary of becoming the 30th franchise (two more teams have since been added to the league) Nov. 30 against the . The Jaguars did receive quite the birthday gift, in the form of a come-from-behind victory over the Giants. It was also a homecoming of the Jags most successful coach in its short history, . Coughlin may not be thrilled, but his team did give up a 21-point …

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Game report: JAGS VS. DOLPHINS

As we enter the halfway point of the 2014 NFL season for the , it’s time to get a look at what to expect and even some predictions for the second half of the season. It’s hard to put together what Jaguars fans were expecting this season. Prior to the season, everyone was pumped for what was thought to be a huge turnaround — the first full year the Jags really take on a different look from the previous era. The Jags were young, full of potential, and the fact that Head Coach  had helped form a championship team in …

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GAME REPORT: Jaguars vs. Falcons

Here’s What We Learned from the Jaguars’ 24-14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons in the 2014 preseason finale at  Thursday …1.  is the Jaguars’ starting quarterback … OK, we didn’t learn this Thursday, but to hear the buzz and debate, it sounds as if people might need a reminder. Blake Bortles’ start Thursday in the preseason finale was because the Jaguars were sitting a slew of front-line players and not because there are plans to stray from the plan. The plan is for Henne to start the regular season as the starting quarterback.  

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Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Houston Texans

Jaguars vs. Texans Recap

Houston, we have a problem: . If you haven’t been following, Jacksonville-you may want to sit down for this-your Jaguars are now the proud owners of an  best three game winning streak. This time, Duval faithful got to witness the victory firsthand. The Jaguars won at home for the first time in over a year as they ran with the night and played in the shadows of the Sunshine State in front of a national Thursday night audience on the . The Big Cats poured more misery gravy onto the  nightmare season for the second time in the last three …

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Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Cleveland Browns

Jaguars vs. Browns Recap

After taking a week off from my  column to enjoy family and friends during my favorite of all holidays, I am happy to report back this week and write about not one, but TWO Jaguars victories on the road. A week ago, the Jaguars won a gritty 13-6 defensive battle against the  in Houston. The win allowed the Jags to usurp the reeling Texans and match 2012’s win total as they also left behind the cellar of the  South. Suddenly road warriors, the Jags then turned around and knocked off the  32-28 in Cleveland, never an easy task in front …

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