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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 WR Hill, cut ties with Sims-Walker

Posted March 04, 2011 @ 11:49 a.m. ET
The Jaguars signed WR Jason Hill to a two-year contract on Thursday and informed WR Mike Sims-Walker that he was not in the team's plans for 2011.

Jaguars will take time to develop rookie signalcaller

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 11:15 p.m. ET
The re-signing of Luke McCown earlier this week to a one-year deal means the rookie QB the Jaguars are expected to draft this April will begin his career at No. 3 on the depth chart behind David Garrard and McCown.

Jaguars sign two DBs

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 4:27 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed DB Tyron Brackenridge and CB David Jones to contracts on Thursday. Length and terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

AFC South free-agent preview

Posted March 03, 2011 @ 7 a.m. ET
With the owners and players mired in negotiations, the beginning of free agency is likely to be delayed. Yet, PFW examines the free-agent picture for each club, with the AFC South featured today.

Darius signs one-day contract to retire with Jaguars

Posted March 01, 2011 @ 8:59 p.m. ET
S Donovan Darius signed a one-day contract with Jacksonville on Tuesday so that he could retire as a Jaguar.

Jaguars re-sign QB McCown

Posted Feb. 28, 2011 @ 4:28 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Monday that they have re-signed QB Luke McCown, who was scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent.

Jaguars re-sign LS Cain

Posted Feb. 24, 2011 @ 4:04 p.m. ET
The Jaguars re-signed LS Jeremy Cain to a contract on Thursday before the five-year veteran became a free agent.

DE Spicer will retire as a Jaguar

Posted Feb. 23, 2011 @ 1:09 p.m. ET
Veteran DE Paul Spicer signed a one-day contract with Jacksonville on Wednesday so that he could retire with the team with which he spent nine seasons playing.

Jaguars give TE Lewis franchise tag

Posted Feb. 23, 2011 @ 11:37 a.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Wednesday that they have placed the franchise tag on Pro Bowl TE Marcedes Lewis.

Sanders meets with Jaguars, Bills

Posted Feb. 22, 2011 @ 10:03 a.m. ET
SS Bob Sanders has met with a few teams after being released by the Colts last week, as clubs weigh whether or not to take a risk on the injury-prone former Defensive Player of the Year.

Weaver's handling of Jaguars' coaching staff leads to unrest

Posted Feb. 18, 2011 @ 11:36 a.m. ET
The decision by Jaguars owner Wayne Weaver not to extend the contracts of his coaching staff has led to turnover and low morale among the staff, the way we hear it.

AFC South 2010 season-in-review team reports

Posted Feb. 16, 2011 @ 9:18 a.m. ET
Texans RB Arian Foster exploded onto the NFL scene with 231 rushing yards and three touchdowns in a Week One win over the Colts. He went on to lead the league in rushing with 1,616 yards.

Reports: Jaguars to hire Sheppard as QB coach

Posted Feb. 12, 2011 @ 10:51 a.m. ET
The Jaguars will hire Bengals WR coach Mike Sheppard as their QB coach, the NFL Network, The Cincinnati Enquirer and The Florida Times-Union reported Saturday.      

Jaguars QB coach Monken leaves for Oklahoma State

Posted Feb. 10, 2011 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
Jaguars QB coach Todd Monken will leave to be the new offensive coordinator at Oklahoma State University, just a month after being promoted from receivers coach.

Jaguars release OT Black, add C Vierling

Posted Feb. 07, 2011 @ 3:47 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Monday that they have released OT Jordan Black and added C Bradley Vierling to their roster.

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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