Jacksonville Jaguars: Breaking Down Final Roster and Week 1 Starters

September 7, 2015   ·     ·   Jump to comments

The Jacksonville Jaguars have completed an entire preseason and have made the necessary decisions to cut down their roster to the top 53 available. The team is now less than a week from the regular season, and the Jaguars can be happy with the work they've put in coming up to Week 1.
After an initial cut to 57 members, the Jaguars made the final decision to release linebacker Jeremiah George, safety Craig Loston and tackle Austin Pasztor as well as putting defensive tackle Ziggy Hood on injured reserve.
All four have had active roles in the preseason as well as last season, but the decision to cut four guys with at least some experience in favor of undrafted free agents like Corey Grant, Nick Marshall and Thurston Armbrister follows the current trend of keeping the team relatively young.
Whether one thinks the decisions to part with players like Pasztor were right or not, the fact of the matter is that it's happened. These are the 53 players the Jaguars will utilize for ...

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