How to approach Jaguars offense in Fantasy: Urban Meyer influence will impact James Robinson, Trevor Lawrence

What Urban Meyer means for Jaguars offense in Fantasy: Play-calling changes will impact James Robinson most

When Jaguars coach Urban Meyer declared at his introductory press conference “I’m not going to be the playcaller,” it meant the new, expensive and wildly successful collegiate mastermind wouldn’t be in charge of calling the offense. That role, apparently, will go to long-time NFL offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell, formerly with the Lions. But Bevell will […]

How to approach Jaguars offense in Fantasy: Urban Meyer influence will impact James Robinson, Trevor Lawrence

How to approach Jaguars offense in Fantasy: Urban Meyer influence will impact James Robinson, Trevor Lawrence

When Jaguars coach Urban Meyer declared at his introductory press conference “I’m not going to be the playcaller,” it meant the new, expensive and wildly successful collegiate mastermind wouldn’t be in charge of calling the offense. That role, apparently, will go to long-time NFL offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell, formerly with the Lions. But Bevell will […]

What should teams that need QB help do this offseason? Plus, Urban Meyer is already causing controversy

What should teams that need QB help do this offseason? Plus, Urban Meyer is already causing controversy

Happy Friday! I’m very pleased to report that my dentist appointment went relatively well yesterday, though I think the tooth doctor may have known I was lying about flossing every day as I was spitting out mouthfuls of blood. No cavities, so we’ll call it a win. Hope you’re not too bummed about our first […]

Jaguars, Urban Meyer closing in on a deal after continued meetings, per report

Jaguars’ Urban Meyer makes controversial hire in Chris Doyle as he finalizes staff for 2021

Urban Meyer knows how to make an entrance, that’s for sure. Having been courted by Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Kahn on a yacht off the coast of North Florida, Meyer joins the team as their head coach for 2021 and beyond, taking the reins from Doug Marrone. A key reason Meyer — who is a […]

Urban Meyer to the Jaguars: Falcons' Raheem Morris to meet with Jacksonville for coordinator role, per report

Urban Meyer to the Jaguars: Falcons’ Raheem Morris to meet with Jacksonville for coordinator role, per report

The era of Doug Marrone ends with a bang, and mostly because it’s tied to the beginning of something the NFL hasn’t seen before — namely Urban Meyer coaching on a pro football sideline. The legendary collegiate coach will try his hand in the league for the first time in 2021, having signed on as […]

Jaguars, Urban Meyer closing in on a deal after continued meetings, per report

Urban Meyer eyeing Scott Linehan, Joe Cullen for Jaguars top assistant positions, per report

Urban Meyer laid out his plan a day after officially becoming the new head coach of the¬†Jacksonville Jaguars. At the top of Meyer’s list was evaluating his coaching staff.¬† Meyer has quickly identified two coaches who could possibly fill his team’s biggest assistant positions. Scott Linehan, who has spent 13 seasons as an NFL offensive […]

Urban Meyer doesn't see much of a difference between coaching in college and the NFL

Urban Meyer doesn’t see much of a difference between coaching in college and the NFL

Urban Meyer has never coached at any level in the NFL, spending his entire 31-year coaching career in college with an extremely high level of success. Meyer, who holds the third-highest winning percentage in FBS history, will have to adjust to losing in the NFL — the biggest difference between the pros and college. As […]

Here's what Jaguars are getting in Urban Meyer: Looking back at college coaching legacy, controversies

Here’s what Jaguars are getting in Urban Meyer: Looking back at college coaching legacy, controversies

During his 17 years as a college football head coach, Urban Meyer won three national titles, led four programs to prominence and established himself as one of the best coaches of his era. However, Meyer’s legacy also includes health concerns and controversial departures from Florida and Ohio State. Meyer, who on Thursday was named the […]

Jaguars, Urban Meyer closing in on a deal after continued meetings, per report

Jaguars announce Urban Meyer as head coach: ‘This is a great day for Jacksonville’

The deal is done. The Jacksonville Jaguars have their next head coach. And his name is Urban Meyer. Hours after reports indicated the former Ohio State coach was finalizing a deal to fill the Jaguars’ vacancy, the team has announced Meyer is officially onboard, with owner Shad Khan saying Thursday that the longtime college coach […]

Urban Meyer to Jaguars: Tier-by-tier rankings of how other coaches who jumped to NFL have fared

Urban Meyer to Jaguars: Tier-by-tier rankings of how other coaches who jumped to NFL have fared

The Jacksonville Jaguars are on the doorstep of a promising new era in the franchise’s history. The most recent step in that march towards playoff contention is zeroing in on former Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer to man the sidelines and lead the franchise going forward. This will be Meyer’s first jump up to […]