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Derek Cox

Derek Cox - #22 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 195 lbs.
Birthday 09/22/1986
Birthplace Winterville, NC
College William & Mary
Years played 5
Drafted 2009, 3rd round, 9th pick by Jaguars

Caldwell might be starting fresh in Jacksonville

Posted Feb. 22, 2013 @ 2:17 p.m. ET
Expect new Jaguars GM David Caldwell to emphasize this offseason on building through the draft. Heavily.

CB Cox among Jaguars underwhelming in contract year

Posted Dec. 07, 2012 @ 3:30 p.m. ET
Jaguars CB Derek Cox, OL Eben Britton and RB Rashad Jennings all have done little to help their causes in a contract year.

Jaguars place CB Cox on I.R., sign QB LeFevour

Posted Nov. 25, 2011 @ 1:48 p.m. ET
The Jaguars have placed CB Derek Cox on injured reserve and signed QB Dan LeFevour off the Colts' practice squad, the team announced Friday.

Jaguars CBs Cox, Middleton on spot with Mathis out

Posted Nov. 17, 2011 @ 4:49 p.m. ET
The Jaguars' "D" took a hit this week when LCB Rashean Mathis (knee) was placed on injured reserve. Derek Cox and William Middleton will have to step up in Mathis' absence.

Cox coming on strong after early-season struggles

Posted Dec. 08, 2010 @ 9:18 p.m. ET
Jaguars CB Derek Cox has responded from his early-season benching by playing more aggressively in the second half.

Chiefs leave Jaguars' 'D' searching for answers

Posted Oct. 25, 2010 @ 11:41 p.m. ET
Todd Bouman kept the Jaguars close for almost three quarters, but the Chiefs' explosive rushing attack wore out Jacksonville's punchless defense.

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.

Britt not making expected impact for Titans

Posted Sept. 18, 2010 @ 11:26 p.m. ET
Despite good production as a rookie last season, Titans WR Kenny Britt was shut out in Week One. Yet, according to AFC South Whispers, head coach Jeff Fisher says it wasn't due to a lack of focus.

Jaguars CB Cox proves that he belongs

Posted Feb. 26, 2010 @ 1:04 p.m. ET
CB Derek Cox had a lot to prove last season. After the Jaguars traded second- and seventh-round picks to the Patriots in order to move up and select Cox in the third round, the William & Mary product who wasn't ...

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Posted March 14, 2013
The San Diego Chargers agreed to terms on a four-year contract with Cox, who had 12 interceptions the last four years with Jacksonville. The deal reportedly is worth $20 million.||||||| Cox, 26, had four picks in 12 games last year. He's expected to slide into the starting lineup. Both of San Diego's starting cornerbacks, Quentin Jammer and Antoine Cason, are expected to leave as unrestricted free agents.
Posted Sept. 16, 2012
Cox (hamstring) is expected to start after missing the first two games.||||||| Cox's return should help solidify the secondary.
Posted Sept. 03, 2012
The Jacksonville Jaguars likely won't have starting cornerback Derek Cox for Sunday's opener at Minnesota.||||||| Cox injured his left hamstring in the preseason opener and has been sidelined since. Coach Mike Mularkey expects Will Middleton to start opposite Aaron Ross. Veteran Rashean Mathis, recovering from knee surgery, will play on passing downs.
Posted Nov. 25, 2011
The Jacksonville Jaguars have placed cornerback Derek Cox on injured reserve with a knee injury, the third defensive starter lost in the last two weeks. The team signed quarterback Dan LeFevour off Indianapolis' practice squad to take Cox's roster spot.||||||| The Jaguars made the move Friday, three days after linebacker Clint Session was placed on IR following a second concussion this season. The team also lost cornerback Rashean Mathis to a season-ending knee injury nearly two weeks ago. Cox, who has 16 tackles and 10 passes defended this season, is the 17th player the Jaguars (3-7) have placed on IR this season.
Posted Oct. 18, 2010
Cox is inactive for Monday's game with Tennessee.||||||| Cox, benched earlier this season, returned to the lineup last week at Buffalo and injured a hamstring. He was limited in practice all week. David Jones will start in his place.

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