On Now
Coming Up
  • Sun., Nov. 30, 2014 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST NYG vs JAX Gameday Central

    Get LIVE updates from the Jaguars' home matchup with the New York Giants, starting two hours before kickoff at EverBank Field.

  • Sun., Dec. 07, 2014 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST HOU vs JAX Gameday Central

    Get LIVE updates from the Jaguars' home matchup with the Houston Texans, starting two hours before kickoff at EverBank Field.

  • Sun., Dec. 14, 2014 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST JAX vs BAL Gameday Central

    Get LIVE updates from the Jaguars' road matchup with the Baltimore Ravens, starting two hours before kickoff at M&T Bank Stadium.

  • Thu., Dec. 18, 2014 6:00 PM - 11:45 PM EST TEN vs JAX Gameday Central

    Get LIVE updates from the Jaguars' home matchup with the Tennessee Titans, starting two hours before kickoff at EverBank Field.

  • Sun., Dec. 28, 2014 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EST JAX vs HOU Gameday Central

    Get LIVE updates from the Jaguars' road matchup with the Houston Texans, starting two hours before kickoff at NRG Stadium.

  • Sun., Feb. 01, 2015 12:00 PM EST NFL-Super-Bash

    More Details Coming Soon!

  • Sun., Feb. 01, 2015 6:30 PM EST NFL Super Bowl More Details Coming Soon!

Player Bio

Print
Alan Ball
CB #23
Height:
6-2
Weight:
197
Age:
29
College:
Illinois
Hometown:
Detroit, Mich.
Experience:
7

Quick Stats (2014):

TCKL
22
SCK
0.0
FF
0
INT
1
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
GGSTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
TOTAL 216 181 35 0.5 0 34 6 50 -- 27 0 2 1
2014 JAC 7 7 22 18 4 0.0 -- 3 1 0 -- 0 0 0 --
2013 JAC 15 15 47 41 6 0.0 -- 14 2 8 4 8 0 0 --
2012 HOU 11 1 21 18 3 0.0 -- 3 -- -- -- -- -- 1 --
2011 DAL 16 2 37 30 7 0.0 -- 6 1 15 15 15 0 0 1
2010 DAL 16 16 46 41 5 0.5 -- 4 2 27 13.5 27 0 1 --
2009 DAL 16 3 31 26 5 0.0 -- 3 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2008 DAL 10 0 9 4 5 0.0 -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
2007 DAL 2 0 3 3 0 0.0 -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
Recent Games
WKOppResultTacklesInterceptionsFumbles
TotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntYdsAvgLngTDsFFFR
1 @PHI L 17-34 3 3 0 -- -- 1 1 0 -- 0 0 0 --
2 @WAS L 10-41 4 4 0 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
3 IND L 17-44 5 3 2 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
4 @SD L 14-33 5 3 2 -- -- 1 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
5 PIT L 9-17 3 3 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
6 @TEN L 14-16 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
7 CLE W 24-6 1 1 0 -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- 0 --
8 MIA L 13-27 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

No Data

No Data

No Data

No Data

Biography

Seventh-year DB has played in 86 games with 37 starts including all 16 games in three of six seasons … Career totals include 155 tackles (133 solo), five INTs, 31 passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery … Excels on special teams and registered 38 career tackles … Recorded a career-high 47 tackles and 14 passes defensed in his first season with the Jaguars in 2013 ... Spent five seasons (2007-11) with Dallas after being selected in the seventh round … Played in 11 games for Houston in 2012 and two postseason games …

TRANSACTIONS: Originally drafted by Dallas in the seventh round (237th overall) of the 2007 draft … Waived on 9/2/07 … Signed by Dallas to practice squad on 9/4/07 … Activated to 53-man roster on 12/11/07 … Signed by Houston as an unrestricted free agent on 6/4/12 … Signed by Jacksonville as an unrestricted free agent on 3/15/13.

PRO: Seventh-year DB has played in 86 games with 37 starts including all 16 games in three of six seasons … Career totals include 155 tackles (133 solo), five INTs, 31 passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery … Excels on special teams and registered 38 career tackles … Recorded a career-high 47 tackles and 14 passes defensed in his first season with the Jaguars in 2013 ... Spent five seasons (2007-11) with Dallas after being selected in the seventh round … Played in 11 games for Houston in 2012 and two postseason games …

2013: Started 15 games at CB in his first season with the Jaguars ... Led team with a career-high 14 passes defensed ... Posted a career-high 47 tackles (41 solo) and matched his career-high with two INTs ... 9/8 vs. KC: Started at RCB in Jaguars debut and made four solo tackles and one pass defensed ... 9/15 at OAK: Started at RCB and registered a season-high seven tackles ... Was inactive (groin) on 9/22 at SEA ... 9/29 vs. IND: Returned to the lineup and posted three tackles (two solo) ... 11/17 vs. ARI: Posted a career-high four passes defensed along with three solo tackles ... 11/24 at HOU: Held Texans WR Andre Johnson to two catches for 36 yards. Finished with one solo tackle and one pass defensed ... 12/5 vs. HOU: Intercepted Case Keenum in the first half, his first INT as a member of the Jaguars. Added four tackles (two solo) and one pass defensed ... 12/22 vs. TEN: Recorded his fifth career INT and second in a three-game stretch as he intercepted QB Ryan Fitzpatrick in the third quarter. Finished with two solo tackles and one pass defensed ... 12/29 at IND: Made two solo tackles and one pass defensed, surpassing his previous single-season high for tackles ...

2012: Saw action in 11 games with one start at CB … Made seven tackles and three passes defensed … Ranked second on the team with a career-high 13 special teams tackles … Was inactive for the last five games with a foot injury … Recorded two special teams tackles and a forced fumble on 9/30 vs. TEN … Assisted on two special teams tackles on 10/21 vs. BAL and lead team with two special teams stops on 11/4 vs. BUF … Had a season-high four special teams tackles on 11/18 vs. JAX … Earned first start of the season on 11/22 at DET and tallied five tackles and two passes defensed … Returned to action after missing last five games and made three special teams tackles in AFC Wild Card Playoff game on 1/5 vs. CIN … Had one tackle and one special teams tackle in AFC Divisional Playoff game on 1/13 at NE

2011: Appeared in all 16 games with two starts … Totaled 32 tackles (26 solo), one INT and a career-high six passes defensed … Made first start of the season on 9/18 at SF and recorded four solo tackles and one INT … Had four solo tackles on 9/26 vs. WAS … Started on 11/13 vs. BUF and finished with four tackles (three solo) and one pass defensed … Made three solo tackles and added a special teams tackle in the season finale on 1/1 at NYG

2010: Started all 16 games at FS for the only time in his career … Finished with 50 tackles, a half sack, one QB pressure, two INTs, five passes defensed and two forced fumbles … Opened the season on 9/12 at WAS with six tackles and the first forced fumble of his career … Registered a career-high nine tackles on 10/31 vs. JAX … Tallied five tackles, one forced fumble and made first career INT on 11/14 at NYG … Had two tackles, two passes defensed and INT in overtime win on 12/5 at IND

2009: Played in all 16 games with three starts … Totaled 18 tackles (15 solo), three passes defensed and ranked third on the team with 16 special teams tackles … Tied for team-lead with three special teams tackles on 10/11 at KC along with two tackles on defense … Led club with three special teams tackles on 11/1 vs. SEA … Posted a season-high four tackles on 12/13 vs. SD … Was named special teams captain for NFC Wild Card Playoff game on 1/9 vs. PHI and had one tackle in his postseason debut …

2008: Saw action in 10 games, mainly on special teams … Made four tackles (three solo) and one pass defensed … Posted four tackles on 10/26 vs. TB … Had a season and then career-high three special teams tackles on 11/27 vs. SEA on Thanksgiving Day … Was inactive the final two games with an ankle injury …

2007: Spent the first 14 weeks of the season on the Cowboys’ practice squad … Saw action in two games and made two tackles … Made NFL debut on 12/22 at CAR and had one special teams tackle.

COLLEGE: Four-year letterman … Career totals included 199 tackles, eight tackles for loss, two INTs, 23 passes defensed and one forced fumble … Had a career-high 62 tackles, three tackles for loss, one INT and 13 passes defensed as a senior … Named the team’s most outstanding DB as a junior, playing in all 11 games with seven starts, and leading the team with 55 tackles … Made 10 starts as a sophomore and contributed 37 tackles, one pass defensed and one tackle for loss … Played in seven games with five starts as a freshman, and recorded 44 tackles, four passes defensed and one forced fumble … Was enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

PERSONAL: Attended St. Martin De Porres in Detroit, Mich. … Two-year letterman and earned PrepStar and SuperPrep all-region selection and was named to the Lansing State Journal “Catch 22” list as a senior … Helped lead his team to 2001 state championship and was named a top-50 DB recruit nationally by Rivals.com … Had 15 INTs as a senior … Earned all-state honors in track, winning back-to-back 110-meter hurdles state titles as a junior and senior … Full name: Alan Ball.

Recent Articles

Recent Videos