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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

Peterson's return helps Vikings to OT win

Posted Sept. 09, 2012 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
Adrian Peterson ran for two touchdowns in his return from a left knee injury as the Vikings beat the Jaguars in overtime.

Jaguars add RB Jones-Drew to roster

Posted Sept. 08, 2012 @ 12:39 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have added RB Maurice Jones-Drew to the roster, the club said Saturday. 

Jaguars' decision to keep two QBs a surprise

Posted Sept. 07, 2012 @ 12:05 p.m. ET
The Jaguars are the one team in the division that decided keeping a third-string QB on the roster was a luxury they couldn’t afford.

Tuesday's 60-second rant: Youth under center

Posted Sept. 04, 2012 @ 5:31 p.m. ET
PFW's Arthur Arkush sounds off on the young QBs who will be running three-fourths of the AFC South offenses in 2012.

Jaguars' Mularkey says MJD won't start opener

Posted Sept. 03, 2012 @ 7:15 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew won the rushing title last season, but he isn't even his club's Week One starter.

Jones-Drew ends holdout without new contract

Posted Sept. 02, 2012 @ 2:54 p.m. ET
Disgruntled Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew ended his 38-day holdout, without a new contract, on Sunday.

Jaguars waive TE Miller injured, claim TE Brackett

Posted Sept. 01, 2012 @ 4:17 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have waived TE Zach Miller injured and claimed former Eagles TE Brett Brackett off waivers.

Mularkey says he expects RB Jennings to start Week One

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 7:24 p.m. ET
Jaguars head coach Mike Mularkey said Monday that he expects RB Rashad Jennings will be the starter Week One.

Jaguars place DE Chick, LB Session on PUP list

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 10:36 a.m. ET
The Jaguars placed DE John Chick (knee) and LB Clint Session (concussion) on the reserve PUP list.

Monroe, Smith return to practice for Jaguars

Posted Aug. 25, 2012 @ 5:28 p.m. ET
OLT Eugene Monroe and LB Daryl Smith returned to practice Saturday and are expected to play in Thursday night's preseason finale.

Jaguars waive eight players

Posted Aug. 25, 2012 @ 11:46 a.m. ET
The Jaguars waived eight players Saturday morning, including veteran CB Ashton Youboty.

Lions sign Osgood

Posted Aug. 22, 2012 @ 11:29 p.m. ET
The Lions signed special-teamer Kassim Osgood, the former Jaguar confirmed on Twitter.

RB depth could be concern for Jaguars

Posted Aug. 22, 2012 @ 5:44 p.m. ET
Though the Jaguars are high on RB Rashad Jennings, his elevation to starter with Maurice Jones-Drew holding out poses depth concerns.

Report: Jones-Drew open to a trade

Posted Aug. 21, 2012 @ 6:20 p.m. ET
Jaguars RB Maurice Jones-Drew’s holdout continues, and now he is reportedly open to a trade.

Jaguars commit to London games 2013-16

Posted Aug. 21, 2012 @ 3:40 p.m. ET
The NFL announced the Jaguars’ multi-year commitment to play games in London from 2013-16.

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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