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1st season in Jacksonville – 15th season in the NFL
- Brings 14 years of NFL coaching experience and 11 years of NFL playing experience
- From 2019-21, helped the Buccaneers lead the NFL in rushing defense (82.5 yards per game allowed) and defensive rushing average (3.72 yards per carry), produce the NFL's third-most takeaways (82), post the NFL's third-most sacks (142) and allow the league's ninth-fewest yards per game (334.1).
- Served as the inside linebackers coach with Tampa Bay from 2019-21 and won Super Bowl LV
- Under Caldwell's guidance, LB Lavonte David was named Associated Press Second Team All-Pro in 2020, while LB Devin White was named Associated Press Second Team All-Pro in 2020 and earned Pro Bowl honors in 2021
Thursday update: Big opportunity
Defensive coordinator Mike Caldwell on OLB K'Lavon Chaisson, the No. 20 overall selection by the Jaguars in the 2020 NFL Draft who will get an increased opportunity after a season-ending injury to DL Dawuane Smoot: "You see the speed. You see the size. You see the ability…"
Thursday update: "The talent is here…"
Offensive coordinator Press Taylor and defensive coordinator Mike Caldwell spoke to the media Thursday as the Jaguars (4-8) prepared to play the AFC South-leading Tennessee Titans (7-5) Sunday, with Caldwell saying: "The talent is here; we're happy with the players who are here…"
Jaguars insider: "We're starting to click…"
QB Trevor Lawrence has improved in his second NFL season and said that must continue as the Jaguars enter their final seven games of the 2022 season: "I feel like I've played well the last two weeks, but there are still a few plays every game I could do better …"
On to '22: "They play hard…"
Defensive coordinator Mike Caldwell said one trait makes him optimistic as the Jaguars' defense looks toward the 2022 season and beyond: "From the front guys to the linebackers to the secondary, they play hard; if you're a true football player, that's something you're going to do…"