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Jacksonville, FL, United States

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Recent articles by Cole:

Jaguars’ free agent additions make early impression vs. Browns

The Jaguars spent more money in free agency this offseason than any team in NFL history ever has. They are looking for a good return on their investment and Friday’s preseason matchup with the Cleveland Browns offered a first look at several new additions. → Read More

Tony’s in, but who could be the next Jaguars selection in the Hall of Fame?

It took 26 years for the Jaguars to get a player in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But who will be next? → Read More

Free tickets offered as Jacksonville Armada opens playoffs Wednesday in Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Armada U-23 will open the post-season on Wednesday at The Episcopal School of Jacksonville. → Read More

Undefeated Jacksonville Armada open playoffs Wednesday

The Jacksonville Armada U-23 will open the post-season Wednesday evening with something to prove. Despite a regular season that resulted in 11 wins, no losses, and one draw, the best record of the 95 teams in the National Premier Soccer League, the Armada U-23s still remember how last year ended. → Read More

Conference expansion could be tougher on student-athletes, better for bowls, says Gator Bowl president

The next 12-14 months could see a major reshaping of the college sports landscape, one that could be tougher on student-athletes but could be better for bowl games, according to Gator Bowl Sports president and CEO Greg McGarity. → Read More

The 10 biggest questions facing the Jaguars as training camp approaches

Here are the 10 biggest questions facing the Jaguars leading up to training camp → Read More

Jaguars hiring Ethan Waugh as assistant GM

More than a month after the move was first rumored, the Jaguars have hired Ethan Waugh as assistant general manager, reuniting Waugh with Trent Baalke. → Read More

Furyk & Friends looking to build on $1.17 million in charitable impact in 2nd tournament

By almost any metric, the inaugural Constellation Furyk & Friends golf tournament was a smashing success. In 2022, they’re looking to do it even bigger. → Read More

Final Four looms for four local high school lacrosse teams

Bolles' boys' lacrosse is making a return trip to the state semi-finals while Episcopals' girls have made the Final Four for the first time in program history. → Read More

Drafting a non-QB at No. 1? Recent history is iffy, at best

Barring an unforeseen 11th-hour trade, the Jaguars will select a player who does not play quarterback with the first overall pick of the 2022 draft. That doesn’t happen very often anymore. → Read More

Who should the Jaguars take at No. 1?

By now, just about everybody with an opinion has given theirs on the question, who should the Jaguars draft with the first pick on April 28. I’m making it official, with my vote for who the Jaguars should take. → Read More

QB Anthony Richardson shines in Gators’ Orange and Blue game

Gators quarterback Anthony Richardson was nearly perfect in the first half, leading the Blue team to a decisive 34-0 win over the Orange in the Gators' spring game. → Read More

Jaguars left tackle Cam Robinson signs franchise tender

The Jaguars announced that left tackle Cam Robinson has signed his franchise tender on Wednesday. That means no long-term deal, yet. They can still negotiate until July 15. → Read More

After 1st day of free agency, Jaguars have changed the roster dramatically

One year after shopping in the bargain bin, the Jaguars have made a big slash in free agency. → Read More

Jaguars free agency: Can’t-miss targets, positions of need and urgency to spend

he News4JAX sports staff looks at what the Jaguars need to do to address some of their concerns this week. → Read More

The Players: What you should know about this year’s tournament

47 of the top 50 players in the World Golf Rankings will descend on TPC Sawgrass to compete for one of the biggest championships in golf. It's the week of The Players, and there are some changes this year. → Read More

How’d we get here? Timeline of Jaguars’ lengthy coaching search

How did we get here and what happens next? Here’s a look at Jacksonville’s coaching timeline. → Read More

Jaguars coaching search update: 3 reported to have interviewed so far

With days remaining in the regular season, the Jaguars' coaching search continues to roll on. The latest interview? Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive coordinator Todd Bowles, the former New York Jets head coach. → Read More

Four takeaways: Urban may be gone, but team still going nowhere fast

The Jaguars began the post-Urban Meyer era with a 30-16 loss to the Houston Texans. It’s the second time this year the Jaguars have lost to Houston and the eighth straight loss in the series. The Jaguars are now 2-12 on the season with three games remaining. → Read More

Four takeaways: Jaguars waste opportunity in a winnable game

With a winnable game on the schedule, the last one for a few weeks, the Jaguars mustered only one touchdown against the Falcons in a 21-14 home loss to Atlanta. Here are my four biggest takeaways from today. → Read More