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Cecil Shorts

Cecil Shorts - #84 - WR

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 202 lbs.
Birthday 12/22/1987
Birthplace Cleveland, OH
College Mount Union
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 4th round, 17th pick by Jaguars

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Rec Yds TD
55 979 7

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 Dec. 24, 2012
The Jacksonville Jaguars have placed Shorts on injured reserve following his second concussion of the month.||||||| Shorts sustained a concussion in Sunday's loss to New England. He also sat out the Dec. 9 game against the New York Jets with a concussion. He had 55 receptions for a team-leading 979 yards and seven touchdowns.
Posted Dec. 23, 2012
Shorts III left Sunday's game against the Patriots with a concussion.||||||| Shorts had emerged as the No. 1 target for the Jaguars, but could be out for the regular-season finale.
Posted Dec. 18, 2012
Shorts caught six passes for 101 yards in Sunday's loss to Miami.||||||| The second-year pro is 75 yards away from 1,000 receiving yards.
Posted Dec. 03, 2012
Shorts III was active for Sunday's game against Miami.||||||| Shorts, who has 43 receptions for 824 yards and seven touchdowns this season, missed last week's game against the New York Jets because of lingering symptoms. Shorts says he was "out for about 5 seconds" after getting hit at Buffalo the previous week.
Posted Nov. 26, 2012
Shorts had 105 yards and a touchdown on four receptions during a 24-19 win over Tennessee on Sunday.||||||| Since joining the starting lineup on Oct. 21, the second-year receiver has 542 yards on 28 catches and has scored a touchdown in three consecutive games.

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