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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 QBs Bouman, Ramsey

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 3:32 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have signed QBs Todd Bouman and Patrick Ramsey after David Garrard (concussion) and Trent Edwards (thumb) suffered injuries in Monday night's loss to the Titans.

Jaguars re-sign QB Bouman

Posted Oct. 19, 2010 @ 8:25 p.m. ET
The Jaguars re-signed veteran QB Todd Bouman on Tuesday after QBs David Garrard and Trent Edwards suffered injuries in Monday night's loss to the Titans.

Football wins ratings battle yet again

Posted Oct. 19, 2010 @ 11 a.m. ET
For the second evening in a row, the NFL topped playoff baseball in TV ratings.

Titans beat Jaguars 30-3 in backup-QB battle

Posted Oct. 19, 2010 @ 12:07 a.m. ET
Titans WR Kenny Britt caught a TD pass from Vince Young, and backup QBs Kerry Collins and Trent Edwards played most of the Monday-night game in place of the injured starters as Tennessee moved into a three-way tie for first ...

Garrard suffers concussion, replaced by Edwards

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 10:19 p.m. ET
Jaguars QB David Garrard left Monday night's game against the Titans in the second quarter after being hit by Titans LB Will Witherspoon as Garrard threw a pass. The Jaguars indicated at the start of the third quarter that ...

Titans-Jaguars Monday-night inactives

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 7:26 p.m. ET
The Titans and Jaguars have announced their inactives for Monday night's game in Jacksonville.

Jaguars trade S Smith to Packers; sign CB Jackson

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 5:51 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Monday that they have finalized a trade with the Packers, sending S Anthony Smith to Green Bay in exchange for an undisclosed draft pick. The Jags also signed CB Chevis Jackson.

Garrard excels when he doesn't have to throw often

Posted Oct. 17, 2010 @ 9:14 p.m. ET
Jaguars QB David Garrard plays better when he's facing a subpar rushing defense, because then he's not forced to pass the ball a lot.

Jaguars fans showing support at a crucial time

Posted Oct. 14, 2010 @ 2:20 p.m. ET
Jaguars fans have responded to owner Wayne Weaver's plea by selling out first four regular-season games at EverBank Field.

Jaguars showing explosiveness on offense

Posted Oct. 11, 2010 @ 6:15 p.m. ET
All offseason, the Jaguars talked about getting more explosive on offense. Don't look now, but they're starting to fire on all cylinders.

Jags send Bills to 0-5 with 36-26 win

Posted Oct. 10, 2010 @ 5:13 p.m. ET
Once David Garrard cleaned up his mistakes, the quarterback led the Jacksonville Jaguars to a comeback 36-26 win Sunday over the Buffalo Bills, who at 0-5 are off to their worst start in 25 years.

Jaguars FS Alexander back in the mix

Posted Oct. 08, 2010 @ 11:59 a.m. ET
FS Gerald Alexander, who started 10 games for the Jaguars in 2009, was cut after a poor training camp. But an injury to Sean Considine led to his re-signing, and a strong showing by Alexander in the Week Four win ...

Jags' rebuilding efforts start with front four

Posted Oct. 07, 2010 @ 2:49 p.m. ET
Thanks to offseason additions Tyson Alualu and Aaron Kampman and the hard work of defensive line coach Joe Cullen, the Jaguars' defensive line is again applying pressure to opposing QBs.

Jaguars release QB Bouman

Posted Oct. 05, 2010 @ 4:08 p.m. ET
The Jaguars released veteran QB Todd Bouman on Tuesday. They signed DL C.J. Mosley to take his roster spot.

Scobee, Jags kick Colts to the curb in stunning fashion

Posted Oct. 04, 2010 @ 4:43 p.m. ET
Sunday's win over the Colts buys much-criticized Jaguars head coach Jack Del Rio and QB David Garrard at least a bit of breathing room.

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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