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"I love the scrimmage," Josh Scobee said. "That&39;s one of the favorite parts of the year. The fans are so excited to be out there and see us, I should say them, hitting pretty hard. It&39;s fun to be able to hit field goals in the stadium because the grass is perfect. ... It&39;s fun to be back in the stadium. I love that stadium." Florida Times-Union

Pete Prisco of gives his thoughts on rookie quarterback Blaine Gabbert. "What I saw on that practice field Thursday was a rookie quarterback who stood tall in the pocket, scanned the field, and made throws down the field with a big, strong arm."

Aaron Kampman said he can play the right or left side on the Jaguars defensive line.  Florida Times-Union

The Jaguars locked up Marcedes Lewis with a five-year contract. "I'm going to make sure they understand their investment is well spent," Lewis said. Florida Times-Union

Del Rio&39;s son, Luke Del Rio, was named the National Collegiate Scouting Association breakout offensive prospect at the All-Madden Camp at IMG Football Academies last week. Luke is entering his junior year at Episcopal. Florida Times-Union

The Jaguars fight through tough conditions at camp. takes a look at the Bengals and the chance of a rookie quarterback starting on opening day. takes a look at the Jaguars opponent in week three.

Tim Tebow plans to use criticism as motivation.

Houston's Arian Foster injured his hamstring in practice.

Jason Cole of checks in from Dolphins camp.

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It's official jag fans! Looks like your stuck with me for at least another 5 years…thank you all for your support and patience

@MarcedesLewis89 (tight end Marcedes Lewis)

Even though the legs felt like linguine noodles tonight! It was great to be out there on the field with my squad again!!


Good day of practice can&39;t wait for the scrimmage tomorrow.

@LegerDouzable (defensive tackle Leger Douzable)

Great day of work. Gotta keep the drive to improve everyday. Your either getting better or getting worse.

@ZMiller86 (tight end Zach Miller)

Had to stand on a chair and sing today in front of everybody in the café. Yea I killed it. Haha #rookie

@Phrozen_Star (rookie cornerback T.J. Heath)

Day 2 was a success. Lots of guys improving and getting better. Big scrimmage tomorrow night. Hope to see all the Jaguars fans out there!

@ZachPotter88 (tight end Zach Potter)

The coldest place in Florida is the Jaguars media cave. Must bring a thicker jacket next time

@taniaganguli (Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union)

To review, HGH test plan subjects players to year-round random testing annual test for all. Same testing procedures used for past 22 yrs.

@gregaiello (NFL's senior vice president of public relations, Greg Aiello)

Shannon Sharpe flew his former TE coach, Les Steckel, to Canton. "As big as Shannon&39;s mouth is, his heart is 10 times bigger," Steckel said.

@AdamSchefter (ESPN's Adam Schefter)

Stat of the day

Defensive end Aaron Kampman ranks 10thamong all NFL players from 2006-10 with 44.5 sacks during that time, despite playing in just 64 games. 


The Jaguars will hold a scrimmage at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday at EverBank Field.  The event is free and open to the public, and is the last practice that is open to the public this year.  Fan Appreciation Night kicks off at 6:15 p.m.

The last word

 "Just practice now; put my pads on and go out there and practice. I think if you put me in a workout outside of football, I'll smash it, but if you go out there on the football field it's totally different. It's like one of those things that if I was outside playing basketball, I wouldn't be able to just get on the football field and do football.  You have to be in football to get into football shape and I'm excited to finally get in there and run plays and get my legs back to where they need to be and my leverage and everything like that and to be out there and really working with my teammates and I'm excited about that."

Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis on getting in football shape

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