Jaguars

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.

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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.

Tony Boselli Says Ended Up In Mayo Clinic's ICU As He Battled COVID-19

Apr 3, 2020
Bob Self / The Florida Times-Union

Former Jaguars’ star and Hall of Fame finalist Tony Boselli is recovering after he was hospitalized for five days at the Mayo Clinic for COVID-19, he told WJCT News partner The Florida Times-Union Thursday in his first public comments.

Pictured: Jaguars mascot Jaxson de Ville carries the flags of the U.S. and Great Britain ahead of the Nov. 3, 2019 game at Wembley Stadium.
Ian Walton / Associated Press

The Jacksonville Jaguars will play two home games in London over consecutive Sundays, the team announced Tuesday.

Jaguars Already Planning Lot J's Phase II; Total Investment Could Hit $700 Million

Jan 24, 2020
CITY OF JACKSONVILLE / VIA JACKSONVILLE DAILY RECORD

Negotiators for Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan and the city have not drafted a final deal for his $450 million to $500 million Lot J development, but team leadership already is looking ahead to a possible Phase II.

TIAA Bank Field
Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News

A proposal is once again in play to eliminate an untouched pool of state money set aside in 2014 to help build and renovate professional sports stadiums, including Jacksonville’s TIAA Bank Field.

Jaguars President: City, Team Close On Lot J Development Deal; Costs Rise To $700 Million

Jan 14, 2020
Pictured: Jaguars President Mark Lamping watches from the end zone during an Oct. 13 home game against the New Orlean Saints at TIAA Bank Field.
Bob Self / The Florida Times-Union

Jaguars President Mark Lamping said negotiations with the city on a development deal for Lot J next to the stadium are “very close” to finalizing a deal that could go to City Council with an eye toward ground-breaking in the spring.

John Raoux / Associated Press

The Jaguars have fired Tom Coughlin, the team’s executive vice president of football operations.

Jaguars Name Minshew Starter For Remainder Of Season

Dec 2, 2019
Stephen B. Morton / Associated Press

Coach Doug Marrone said on Monday that rookie Gardner Minshew II will start at quarterback over Nick Foles for the Jaguars in Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Chargers. 

Jaguars President Mark Lamping Discusses Future Stadium Needs

Nov 15, 2019
Jacksonville Daily Record

A quarter century after taking the field, the Jacksonville Jaguars are pursuing economic goals and facing financial and brick-and-mortar hurdles.

Jaguars owner Shad Khan
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS

Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan says his team is "doing just fine" after trading one of its best players.

Devlin Design Group / Via Black News Channel

A new Tallahassee-based cable news network is scheduled to launch November 15, and among its financial backers is Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan.

Picture of van that dragged man.
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is investigating a gruesome crime that happened early Friday morning on Jacksonville’s Northwest side.

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The Jacksonville Jaguars announced Monday the team has traded its fifth-round selection in the 2020 NFL Draft to the Pittsburgh Steelers to land quarterback Joshua Dobbs.

The Daily's food truck was custom built in Ohio and is towed by a modified Ford F550.
BILL BORTZFIELD / WJCT NEWS

Daily’s has decided to go big.

The sponsors of the Daily’s Place amphitheater have a new 48-foot, custom-built food truck that’s fresh off an Ohio assembly line.

Business Brief: Jax Might Use Hotel Bed Tax To Fund Part Of Lot J Deal

Aug 2, 2019
Jacksonville Daily Record

Terms of the city’s proposed agreement with Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan to develop Lot J released Thursday include a $233.3 million package of incentives.

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