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Alan Ball

Alan Ball - #23 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 191 lbs.
Birthday 03/29/1985
Birthplace Detroit, MI
College Illinois
Years played 6
Drafted 2007, 7th round, 27th pick by Cowboys

Jaguars sign PK Coutu

Posted May 14, 2012 @ 1:06 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed second-year PK Brandon Coutu and waived rookie free-agent CB Dontrell Johnson.

Mularkey makes positive first impression

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
Jaguars new head coach Mike Mularkey earned high marks for his attention to detail at his club's first minicamp last week.

WR Dillard among Jaguars cuts

Posted May 07, 2012 @ 12:57 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have released WR Jarett Dillard, one of their top receivers last season, along with five other players.

Vikings in limbo and expansion not on NFL's radar

Posted May 05, 2012 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
The difficulty the Vikings are experiencing in getting a new stadium is similar to predicaments that are looming in other NFL cities.

Jaguars cut CB Coleman

Posted May 03, 2012 @ 11:29 a.m. ET
The Jaguars released CB Drew Coleman on Thursday, the team announced.

Jaguars add Parmele

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 2:34 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed third-year FB/RB Jalen Parmele on Tuesday, the team announced.

Jaguars offer tryout to Chinese kicker

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 12:23 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have offered a tryout to PK Long Ding, who played at Norwich University and is an alum of the USA Football International Student Program.

Colts sign RB Karim

Posted April 30, 2012 @ 5:33 p.m. ET
The Colts have claimed RB Deji Karim off waivers after he was released earlier in the offseason by the Jaguars.

Jaguars waive two punters

Posted April 29, 2012 @ 3:14 p.m. ET
After using a third-round pick on a punter, the Jaguars released punters Nick Harris and Spencer Lanning.

Jaguars address inept pass rush with Branch pick

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 8:20 p.m. ET
Jaguars GM Gene Smith matched value with arguably his team's greatest need with the selection of Clemson OLB-DE Andre Branch in Round Two.

Blackmon gives Jaguars a big, physical receiver

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
Justin Blackmon owes partial credit for his development to his brother Warren, who pushed the young receiver to get into the weightroom.

Jaguars waive six, including RB Karim

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 1:10 p.m. ET
The Jaguars waived six players on Friday, including veteran RB Deji Karim, the team announced Friday.

Jaguars give up little to get draft's top WR

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 8:54 p.m. ET
WR Justin Blackmon should improve the NFL’s worst passing offense from a season ago.

Fantasy spin: Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 8:54 p.m. ET
WR Justin Blackmon joins a rebuilding Jaguars offense, so wait a year before looking for him to make a fantasy impact.

The First Fifteen: Draft insights

Posted April 24, 2012 @ 10:09 a.m. ET
We take a look at key story lines leading up to the first round of the draft, including the top QBs, the Alabama starting five and the likely biggest bust position.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 15, 2013
Ball signed Friday with the Jags.||||||| Ball spent last season in Houston after playing five years in Dallas. He is expected to compete for a starting job for the Jaguars, who recently parted ways with cornerbacks Derek Cox, Rashean Mathis and Aaron Ross. Ball has 22 career starts and three interceptions.
Posted Nov. 30, 2012
Ball is active for Houston after missing the last five games with a sore foot.||||||| Ball has registered eight tackles in 11 games.
Posted April 28, 2010
The Dallas Cowboys have signed Ball, whose playing time figures to increase after the release of safety Ken Hamlin.||||||| Ball has played in 28 games, including three starts, over three seasons. He is listed as the starter at free safety. A seventh-round pick out of Illinois in 2007, Ball has 26 tackles and five pass breakups and has been a key special teams player.

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