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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

Kolb must prove he's Eagles starter all over

Posted Sept. 20, 2010 @ 6:47 p.m. ET
Eagles head coach Andy Reid said that Kevin Kolb, and not Michael Vick, will be the team's starting quarterback, but Kolb must prove his coach made the right call.

MRI for Jaguars QB McCown

Posted Sept. 20, 2010 @ 9:50 a.m. ET
Jaguars backup QB Luke McCown will undergo an MRI today on his right knee after taking a hit in the fourth quarter of the team's Week Two loss at San Diego.

Chargers dominate Jaguars in home opener

Posted Sept. 19, 2010 @ 7:25 p.m. ET
Philip Rivers threw for 334 yards and three touchdowns and the Chargers forced six turnovers in beating the Jacksonville Jaguars 38-13 in their home opener Sunday.

DE Kampman a perfect fit in Jacksonville

Posted Sept. 17, 2010 @ 11:32 a.m. ET
Jaguars DE Aaron Kampman feels right at home in Jacksonvile where GM Gene Smith is building his team around hardworking, strong-character players.

Sunday's Chargers-Jags game will be blacked out in San Diego

Posted Sept. 16, 2010 @ 4:37 p.m. ET
Sunday's game between the Chargers and Jaguars will be blacked out in the San Diego area after the Chargers failed to sell out the game.

Jaguars re-sign TE Wilford

Posted Sept. 16, 2010 @ 10:27 a.m. ET
The Jaguars re-signed TE Ernest Wilford on Thursday and waived first-year WR John Matthews to make room for Wilford, the club announced.

Garrard, newcomers on defense lead Jaguars

Posted Sept. 14, 2010 @ 1:02 p.m. ET
With new DE Aaron Kampman leading a revived defense, nothing could steal the spotlight from the Jaguars in their gutsy 24-17 Week One victory over the Broncos at EverBank Field on Sunday.

Garrard's three TD passes pace Jaguars in 24-17 win over Broncos

Posted Sept. 12, 2010 @ 4:49 p.m. ET
David Garrard threw three touchdown passes, two to TE Marcedes Lewis, and Jacksonville beat Denver 24-17 on Sunday in a season opener the Jaguars called one of the most important in franchise history.

Jaguars continue building foundation for O-line

Posted Sept. 11, 2010 @ 5:19 p.m. ET
The Jaguars' decision to reward ORG Uche Nwaneri with a five-year, $24 million contract extension last week came as a surprise to some around the league.

Jaguars place WR Dillard on I.R.

Posted Sept. 11, 2010 @ 5 p.m. ET
Jarett Dillard's foot injury has healed slower than expected, so he was was placed on injured reserve on Saturday. The team signed WR John Matthews from their practice squad to take Dillard's roster spot.

Report: Jaguars extend OG Nwaneri

Posted Sept. 07, 2010 @ 9:05 p.m. ET
The Jaguars and OG Uche Nwaneri have agreed on a five-year contract extension worth about $24 million, with $8-9 million guaranteed, according to FoxSports.com's Adam Caplan.

Reports: Jaguars RB Jones-Drew practices Monday

Posted Sept. 06, 2010 @ 5:27 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew practiced on Monday, The Florida Times-Union and the Associated Press reported.

Jaguars awarded ex-Lions DT Cohen

Posted Sept. 05, 2010 @ 4:44 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Sunday that they were awarded third-year DT Landon Cohen off waivers from the Lions. OL Paul McQuistan was released to make room on the roster for Cohen.

Bengals, Jaguars exchange defensive backs

Posted Sept. 04, 2010 @ 9:22 p.m. ET
Cincinnati acquired S Reggie Nelson from Jacksonville in exchange for CB David Jones and a conditional draft choice in a trade completed Saturday after both teams had gotten down to their 53-man roster limits.

Jaguars place DT Smith on I.R.; sign C Vierling

Posted Aug. 31, 2010 @ 11:40 a.m. ET
One of the Jaguars placed on injured reserve Tuesday as the team reduced its roster to 75 was 2010 third-round pick DT D'Anthony Smith.

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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