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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

MJD's comments on Jags' QB situation not helping anyone

Posted June 27, 2011 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew's loyalty toward incumbent starting QB David Garrard isn't helping anyone — including Garrard.

Impact on Jaguars minimal if free-agency rules revert back to 2009

Posted June 24, 2011 @ 2:57 p.m. ET
The impact of free-agency rules reverting back to 2009, meaning four- and five-year veterans are unrestricted, should have a minimal impact on the Jaguars.

Readers think Jaguars most likely to move to L.A.

Posted June 20, 2011 @ 2:58 p.m. ET
Readers believe that the Jaguars will be leaving Jacksonville and heading to the West Coast after responding to the poll question, "Which NFL franchise is most likely to move to Los Angeles."

AFC South best bets to break through in 2011

Posted June 19, 2011 @ 11:19 a.m. ET
PFW identifies four players from the AFC South who are ready for coming-out parties in 2011 (clockwise from left) — Connor Barwin, Donald Brown, Jared Cook and Mike Thomas.

Jaguars' Lewis happy with life - just not with franchise tag

Posted June 16, 2011 @ 11:49 a.m. ET
Coming off his best season, Jaguars TE Marcedes Lewis tells PFW he is happy and content even though his job and the big payday that he deserves are on hold because of the lockout.

AEG CEO talks to five teams about move to L.A.

Posted June 11, 2011 @ 1 p.m. ET
Tim Leiweke, CEO of the group trying to build a stadium in downtown Los Angeles, has spoken with representatives of the Vikings, Chargers, Raiders, Rams and Jaguars about the proposed venue.

DT Knighton's weight a concern for Jaguars during lockout

Posted June 11, 2011 @ 12:40 p.m. ET
With the Jaguars' coaching staff unable to contact any of its players during the lockout, we hear it has to be concerned about the weight of DT Terrance Knighton.

Lockout opening new doors for MLB Morrison

Posted June 09, 2011 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
Unrestricted free-agent LB Kirk Morrison is not letting the lockout get him down.

Wilford pleads no contest to charge of resisting arrest

Posted May 28, 2011 @ 3:43 p.m. ET
Former Jaguars TE Ernest Wilford pled no contest in a Jacksonville court on Friday to charges of resisting arrest during an incident at a local bar in January.

Jaguars could target Chargers S Weddle in free agency

Posted May 26, 2011 @ 11:21 a.m. ET
The way we hear it, GM Gene Smith has targeted 2-4 players to pursue when free agency begins. Chargers S Eric Weddle could be one of those players.

Lockout limbo: Jaguars report

Posted May 23, 2011 @ 9:50 a.m. ET
With NFL teams stuck in limbo thanks to the lockout, we are looking at where teams stand as they await the opening of the 2011 league year. Today, we take a look at the Jaguars.  

Versatile OL Rackley bolsters Jaguars' interior

Posted May 12, 2011 @ 2:57 p.m. ET
Third-round OG Will Rackley brings a much-needed infusion of youth to an aging Jacksonville interior.

AFC South daydreaming

Posted May 05, 2011 @ 12:57 p.m. ET
Here are some potential compelling AFC South story lines that are in jeopardy because of the NFL lockout.

Toronto to push for NFL team

Posted May 05, 2011 @ 9:34 a.m. ET
Toronto Councillor Doug Ford told TheScore.com that Toronto will push to bring an NFL franchise to town after the league puts a team back in Los Angeles.

Round Four is for taking risks

Posted April 30, 2011 @ 2:51 p.m. ET
Remember last season? Round Four was full of calculated gambles. Some of them even paid off. This year is no different, as shown with the Vikings' selection of Iowa DT Christian Ballard.

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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