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This rendering illustrates a Four Seasons hotel and office building that is part of the 1st Downtown Jacksonville plan.
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Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan made a fresh pitch for his plan to redevelop the Shipyards Monday, writing, “I personally pledge that we will do everything we can to serve our community, be responsive, and make you proud.”

This reventuring illustrates a Four Seasons hotel and office building is part of the 1st Downtown Jacksonville plan.
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At-Large Group 4 City Councilman Matt Carlucci said his biggest concern with the Jaguars’ failed Lot J proposal was a lack of transparency. But times have changed. 

In a tweet on Sunday, Carlucci said the Jaguars’ latest plan to redevelop the Shipyards and part of the sports complex area is “much different and very transparent and upfront. It’s a very good plan.”

Jacksonville Would Need State Approval For Land Swap To Clear Way For Four Seasons Hotel

Jun 8, 2021
Rendering of the Four Seasons Hotel and Residences.
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The state Department of Environmental Protection will be among the agencies that Jaguars owner Shad Khan's plans for a Four Seasons Hotel must go through because a grant the city won in 1985 for building a marina does not allow such development on the land eyed by Khan.

This rendering illustrates the football performance center proposed by the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Jacksonville Jaguars

A key component of Jaguars owner Shad Khan’s $441 million sports complex/Shipyards Phase 1 development plan unveiled last week is building a new football "performance center."

Rendering of the Four Seasons Hotel and Residences.
Jacksonville Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars have announced new development plans for Downtown Jacksonville and the Shipyards that include a Four Seasons Hotel and Residences, an office building, a sports medicine complex and improvements to the city-owned marina and public spaces and officials say environmental considerations will be a “real priority” for the project.

Jaguars Sign Jacksonville Native Tim Tebow

May 20, 2021
John Raoux / AP Photo

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed Northeast Florida native and former Florida Gators quarterback Tim Tebow as a tight end, the team announced today.

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The National Football League announced Wednesday morning it will resume International Series Games during the 2021 season after the coronavirus pandemic halted all international games last season.

Jaguars General Manager Buys Home In Glen Kernan

May 5, 2021
NEFAR / Via Jacksonville Daily Record

Jacksonville Jaguars General Manager Trent Baalke will join head coach Urban Meyer – and former Florida quarterback Tim Tebow – as homeowners in Glen Kernan Golf & Country Club on Jacksonville’s Southside.

Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville and Jacksonville Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars and Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville have teamed up to commission one-of-a-kind painted and autographed footballs celebrating the NFL Draft with proceeds benefitting the artists and Cultural Council.

It’s Jaguars. Easy. Right? Well, hold on a minute.

Paul, a WJCT News 89.9 listener from St. Johns County, wrote us Monday to say he heard the name of the team mispronounced on-air, which resurfaced a long-running debate. Is the proper pronunciation "jag-wahrs" or "jag-wires?"

Jaguars quarterback Gardner Minshew II (15) warms up moments before the start of the game against the Chicago Bears, Sunday, Dec. 27, 2020, at TIAA Bank Field. The Bears won 41-17.
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The Jacksonville Jaguars kicked off their 2021 season ticket renewal campaign Tuesday, saying they plan sell tickets with an expectation that TIAA Bank Field will return to full capacity.

Urban Meyer Says Jaguars Having Serious Discussions About New Team Facility

Mar 9, 2021
Workers install TVs in the cardio area of the Jaguars' training and weight room in this 2013 file photo.
Bob Mack / The Florida Times-Union

Just after Urban Meyer was hired by the Jaguars in January, he stressed the importance of his players having the best of the best in regards to facilities and other aspects of the franchise. 

Mark Brunell
Jacksonville Jaguars file photo provided to WJCT News

Former Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Mark Brunell, who quarterbacked the team in four playoff appearances, is returning to the NFL.

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The Jacksonville Jaguars have a new general manager. 

Urban Meyer Agrees To Deal To Become Jaguars Next Head Coach

Jan 15, 2021
Bob Mack / The Florida Times-Union File Photo

The Jaguars reached an agreement Thursday to hire Urban Meyer as their next head coach, replacing Doug Marrone, the franchise announced.  

Now That Lot J Deal Is Dead, Here's What's Next

Jan 14, 2021
BILL BORTZFIELD / WJCT NEWS

Now that Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan is “pulling the plug” on Lot J, team President Mark Lamping says Khan wants to advance his $535 million plan to redevelop Metropolitan Park and the Shipyards.

Doug Marrone is pictured on the sidelines during his final game as Jaguars head coach on Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.
Zach Bolinger / Associated Press

Jaguars Head Coach Doug Marrone has been let go after Sunday’s 28-14 season finale loss to the Indianapolis Colts.

Jacksonville Jaguars / Via Jacksonville Daily Record

As a proposed $457 million development next to TIAA Bank Field that includes more than $230 million in city investments goes before City Council Thursday, a new poll out the same day finds a majority of Jacksonville voters oppose it.

Jacksonville Jaguars / Via Jacksonville Daily Record

Jacksonville at large City Councilman Matt Carlucci said Monday that the proposed Lot J development deal, future TIAA Bank Field upgrades and the Jaguars' stadium lease should be linked together.

Jaguars Fire GM Caldwell After Franchise-Record 10th Consecutive Loss

Nov 30, 2020
The Jaguars have fired General Manager Dave Caldwell, pictured here in 2018.
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Jaguars owner Shad Khan fired general manager Dave Caldwell after Sunday's 27-25 loss to the Cleveland Browns at TIAA Bank Field, the franchise announced.

Jaguars Owner Wants To Build Four Seasons Hotel At Metropolitan Park

Nov 12, 2020
Jacksonville Jaguars / Via Jacksonville Daily Record

Jacksonville Jaguars President Mark Lamping told the Downtown Investment Authority Strategic Implementation Committee on Nov. 12 that Jaguars owner Shad Khan plans to build and own a Four Seasons hotel at what is now Metropolitan Park in Downtown Jacksonville.

The KISMET is pictured along the Northbank in Downtown Jacksonville in May 2020.
Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News

Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan is asking a cool $200 million for the 300-foot super yacht he bought in 2014.

Jaguars Launch Get Out The Vote Campaign

Sep 1, 2020
Gardner Minshew
Jacksonville Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars have kicked off a season-long campaign aimed at getting Floridians to vote.

Khan's Shipyards Development Deal Expires; City Seeking New Bids

Aug 19, 2020
Cordish Companies / Via Jacksonville Jaguars

Jaguars owner Shad Khan has lost the inside track to develop the long-vacant Shipyards property and could pursue a new plan that's significantly scaled back from the $500 million development that he has for years pitched as the "rebirth" of Jacksonville's downtown, said the leader the city's downtown development authority on Tuesday.

The NFL’s Player’s Association and team executives agreed to eliminate all four preseason games due to unnecessary travel for exhibitions.

TIAA Bank Field
BILL BORTZFIELD / WJCT NEWS

More than 700 employees at TIAA Bank Field, home of the Jacksonville Jaguars, have gotten another round of bad news.

Stephen B. Morton / Associated Press

The Jacksonville Jaguars announced Friday that the NFL team plans to limit seating capacity for its 2020 season home games to approximately 25% and require fans to wear face masks.

Jacksonville Jaguars Players, Coaches, Staff March To Sheriff's Office In Show Of Unity

Jun 5, 2020
Garry Smits / The Florida Times-Union

Jaguars players, front office staff, their families and friends raised their voices with others across the nation Friday when they marched in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.

Jaguars Return To TIAA Bank Field With COVID-19 Restrictions

May 26, 2020
TIAA Bank Field, home of the Jacksonville Jaguars.
BILL BORTZFIELD / WJCT NEWS

The Jaguars began a slow return to work Tuesday, but don’t expect to catch a glimpse of players at TIAA Bank Field just yet.

BILL BORTZFIELD / WJCT NEWS

The elevated expressway next to TIAA Bank Field in Downtown Jacksonville will be closed Saturday, April 4, as the next phase of the Hart Bridge ramps' demolition gets underway.

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