The Jacksonville Jaguars today released seven players, including four veterans: LB Greg Favors, P Eddie Johnson, PK Seth Marler and G/OT Brent Smith. Smith was the most experienced veteran at nine years. Favors is in his eighth year, Marler his third and Johnson his second.
Also waived were three first-year players: LS Andrew Economos, CB Chris Roberson and FB Lee Webb. Roberson was the Jaguars' seventh round draft pick in this year's draft.
The Jaguars' roster now stands at 71 players, and the team has until 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3 to get down to the final 53-man roster limit. At this time they have six NFL Europe roster exemptions.