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Jaguars Add Tony Gilbert and Denard Robinson to Coaching Staff

JACKSONVILLE, FL - SEPTEMBER 18: Linebacker Tony Gilbert #50 of the Jacksonville Jaguars runs against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Alltel Stadium on September 18, 2006 in Jacksonville, Florida. The Jaguars defeated the Steelers 9-0. (AP Photo/Scott Boehm)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. –The Jacksonville Jaguars have hired Tony Gilbertas the team's assistant linebackers coach and Denard Robinsonas the team's offensive quality control coach, the club announced today.

Both Gilbert and Robinson competed in Jacksonville during their playing careers. Gilbert played LB in Jacksonville from 2003-06 after being drafted by Arizona in the 2003 draft. Since he retired in 2010, the former Georgia Bulldog has held various positions coaching in the collegiate ranks, including stints at Georgia, Auburn, East Mississippi Community College, Georgia Military College, John Milledge Academy, North Carolina and UCF. Gilbert, along with Linebackers Coach Mark Collins, will oversee the team's linebacking corps.

Robinson played RB for the Jaguars from 2013-16, totaling 263 rushes for 1,058 yards and five TDs. The Deerfield Beach native and University of Michigan product will assist Offensive CoordinatorJay Gruden and the coaching staff in all areas of practice and game preparation.

Head Coach Doug Marrone will be available to address the coaching hires on a Zoom call at 10 a.m. ET. Please contact the Jaguars PR staff if you have any questions.

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