Category: Maurice Jones-Drew

Maurice Jones-Drew Says He Hopes to Be Back in a Couple of Weeks

Friday, November 16th, 2012

What a difference a year makes for Maurice Jones-Drew of the Jacksonville Jaguars. After leading the NFL in rushing yards a season ago, this season has been full of frustration for MJD. It started this offseason when he elected to hold out of training camp in hopes of securing a ...

Maurice Jones-Drew Has Put His Holdout Behind Him and Put Jacksonville’s Offense On His Back

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

Last season Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew led the NFL in rushing despite playing on one of the worst passing offenses in the NFL. Despite an offseason holdout, MJD has picked up right where he left off. Through three games, Jones-Drew is second in the NFL in rushing with just ...

Rashad Jennings Says He’ll be the First to Welcome Maurice Jones-Drew Back

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Maurice Jones-Drew continues to hold out in Jacksonville, but the Jags are likely a little less stressed about that because they have a healthy Rashad Jennings back in the lineup. Remember Jennings? He averaged 5.5 yards per carry in 2010 and was expected by some to cut into MoJo's carries ...

Maurice Jones-Drew Discusses his Contract Dispute, Says Breaking Emmitt Smith’s Rushing Record is “Definitely Doable”

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

The NFL's leading rusher feels he deserves a new contract, but the Jacksonville Jaguars don't feel much pressure to negotiate with Maurice Jones-Drew, who still has two years remaining on his current deal. Jones-Drew has sat out the entire offseason program in an attempt to protest his current deal. Maurice Jones-Drew ...

Maurice Jones-Drew: “I can’t regret something where I didn’t commit a crime or something. I just spoke my mind.”

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

Several NFL players, former players and analysts voiced their opinions and openly criticized Jay Cutler on Twitter for leaving the NFC Championship game early with a knee injury.  One of those players was Maurice Jones-Drew, and now he is expected to apologize.  For what?  All he did was voice his ...

Maurice Jones-Drew Doesn’t Want to Think About Playoffs Yet

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

After the Jaguars started the year 3-4, it looked like it would be another season without a playoff appearance in Jacksonville. However, since then, the Jaguars have won four of their last five games, and have now overtaken the Colts for first place in the AFC South. One of the biggest ...

Former UCLA Teammates Lead Jaguars Into MNF

Monday, October 18th, 2010

Maurice Jones-Drew has clearly established himself as the face of the Jacksonville Jaguars, especially amongst those who play fantasy football. But it's a current (and former) teammate that's making quite the splash. Jones-Drew played with tight end Marcedes Lewis for three seasons at UCLA and has now the two have now ...

SRI’s NFL Preview: AFC South

Friday, September 3rd, 2010

SportsRadioInterviews.com has teamed with PredictionMachine.com to preview the upcoming NFL season division-by-division. Today, we will preview the AFC and NFC South. On Tuesday, we will preview the Super Bowl and top Over/Under Win Total picks PredictionMachine.com plays every ...

Maurice Jones-Drew Gives His Thoughts on the Pro Bowl and Tim Tebow

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

The NFL Pro Bowl is a joke. It reminds me of the NBA All-Star game where no one plays any defense. None of the players try and tackle and they all play like pansies. I understand that the players want to stay healthy and avoid injury but it is hard ...

David Garrard: “We can’t start thinking and looking for playoffs. We got to continue to win these games that are in front of us”

Wednesday, November 25th, 2009

After a rough start to the season, the Jacksonville Jaguars have found their rhythm. The offense has come together and their defense is solid once again. The leader of the offense is a little guy named Maurice Jones-Drew and everything revolves around him. Lately though quarterback David Garrard hasn’t been ...