JACKSONVILLE – The first-round selection is officially a member of the Jaguars.
Duration and terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Joeckel, who spent the recent organized team activities and minicamps transitioning from left tackle – where he started every game of his collegiate career at Texas A&M – to right tackle, became the third member of the draft class to sign his rookie contract this week.
He is expected to start at right tackle next season for the Jaguars, with five-year veteran
All eight members of the Jaguars’ draft class participated fully in offseason workouts, with safety
Jaguars General Manager David Caldwell said nine days ago at the conclusion of the Jaguars’ 2013 mandatory minicamp that he expected all eight draft selections signed in time for training camp, which will open July 26 at EverBank Field.
"We’re extremely proud that Luke is a Jaguar," Caldwell said. "The best thing is, it’s clear that Luke is proud to be a Jaguar. We welcome Luke and look forward to great things from him in the season ahead and for many years to come."