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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

Report: Jaguars to play multiple games in London

Posted Aug. 20, 2012 @ 4:20 p.m. ET
The Jaguars will replace the Rams as the NFL team that will play multiple games in London.

Number crunching starting to change NFL thinking

Posted Aug. 17, 2012 @ 5:59 p.m. ET
Fans and media have wondered when the "Moneyball"-ization of the NFL would happen. That movement might very well be under way.

Jaguars trading in TD celebrations for charity, team building

Posted Aug. 16, 2012 @ 1 p.m. ET
Mike Mularkey's promise to donate money to charity if his players skip endzone celebrations could pay dividends to the Jaguars this season.

Jaguars taking right stance on Mojo

Posted Aug. 14, 2012 @ 12:54 p.m. ET
Despite needing an offensive boost, the Jaguars are taking the right approach with holdout Maurice Jones-Drew, writes Arthur Arkush.

Jaguars release Evans; waive/injure Price

Posted Aug. 12, 2012 @ 3:30 p.m. ET
The Jaguars released veteran WR Lee Evans and waived/injured WR Taylor Price, the team announced Sunday.

Blackmon agrees to terms with Jaguars

Posted Aug. 06, 2012 @ 2:47 p.m. ET
The Jaguars announced Monday that they have agreed to terms on a contract with rookie first-round pick WR Justin Blackmon.

Wife of Jaguars CB Ross wins Olympic gold

Posted Aug. 05, 2012 @ 5:05 p.m. ET
The wife of Jaguars CB Aaron Ross won the gold medal in the women's 400 meters Sunday at the London Olympics.

Jaguars' WR corps a work in progress

Posted Aug. 05, 2012 @ 11:54 a.m. ET
The Jaguars have high hopes for their overhauled WR group this season, but it remains very much a work in progress, we hear.

Banking on Jaguars' improvement no unreasonable gamble

Posted Aug. 02, 2012 @ 2:54 p.m. ET
The Jaguars' win total is low at Nevada sportsbooks — too low, writes PFW's Mike Wilkening, who sees Jacksonville improving this season.

Jaguars sign CB Torrence

Posted July 31, 2012 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
The Jaguars signed seventh-year veteran CB Leigh Torrence on Tuesday and waived CB T.J. Heath.

Jaguars place CB Corner on I.R.

Posted July 30, 2012 @ 5:05 p.m. ET
Jaguars CB Reggie Corner will go on injured reserve after suffering a knee injury in Saturday’s practice.

Mularkey earning high marks in Jacksonville despite adversity

Posted July 29, 2012 @ 3:50 p.m. ET
Jaguars observers are impressed with the way new head coach Mike Mularkey and his staff have handled adversity early in training camp.

Mularkey to fine Jags players who talk about injuries

Posted July 27, 2012 @ 1:32 p.m. ET
New Jaguars head coach Mike Mularkey said he will fine players $10,000 if they talk about their injuries with the media.

Jones-Drew doesn't report to Jaguars' camp

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 2:54 p.m. ET
Disgruntled RB Maurice Jones-Drew didn't show up at the opening of Jaguars training camp on Thursday.

Blackmon avoids jail time for drunken driving

Posted July 24, 2012 @ 12:54 p.m. ET
Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon pleaded guilty to drunken driving in Oklahoma on Tuesday and will avoid jail time.

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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