Rank Among Leaders
Jaguars' Paul Posluszny back to 100 percent after rehab
|by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com|
|(4/17/15) Jaguars linebacker Paul Posluszny met with the media to discuss his contract extension, but Poz also discussed his injury rehab.
Posluszny was placed in injured reserve in October, after tearing his pectoral muscle, and he missed the rest of the season. Posluszny said he's back to 100 percent, per Jaguars.com, and he hopes to be cleared to begin the team's offseason program next week.
Posluszny is already running and lifting weights as normal.
Jaguars, Paul Posluszny agree to 1-year extension
|by Jason Butt | CBSSports.com|
|(4/16/15) The Jaguars and linebacker Paul Posluszny have agreed to a one-year contract extension, the team announced on Thursday.
"We are excited to get an extension done with Paul," Jaguars general manager David Caldwell said in a statement. "Paul is a true pro in every sense of the word. He is a valuable asset on and off the field and has done a great job mentoring our younger players while also performing well on the field."
It's possible the Jaguars and Posluszny agreed to this so that the organization could free up some cap space for the 2015 season. Prior to this agreement, Posluszny was set to carry a $9.5 million cap figure this year.
Posluszny tore his pectoral last season and only appeared in seven games. After spending his first four NFL seasons with the Bills, Posluszny signed with the Jaguars in 2011. He's entering his fourth season in Jacksonville.
Adding a year to his current contract would put Posluszny with the Jaguars through the 2018 season.
"I can’t say enough about Paul and what he means to our team," Jaguars coach Gus Bradley said. "He is highly respected by his teammates and our coaching staff. You don’t measure a guy like Paul with just his stats but the overall impact he has on our team."
FOX Sports was the first to report this story.
Jaguars MLB Paul Posluszny says he'll be 100 percent for OTAs
|by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst|
|(1/28/15) Jaguars middle linebacker Paul Posluszny, who tore his pectoral muscle and missed the last nine weeks of the season, told the team's website he's recovering well from surgery and will be 100 percent for the offseason program starting in mid-April.
"That shouldn't be an issue for us," he said.
Posluszny posted six straight years of 100-plus tackles until making 69 in seven games this season.
Jaguars LB Paul Posluszny done for season due to torn pectoral
|by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com|
|(10/20/14) The Jaguars announced Monday linebacker Paul Posluszny will miss the remainder of the season after suffering a torn pectoral Sunday against the Browns. He will have surgery this week.
Posluszny leads the Jaguars in tackles (69). He also has two sacks and one pass defense through seven games. Posluszny had recorded 100-plus tackles in his previous six seasons. J.T. Thomas will replace Posluszny at middle linebacker for Jacksonville.
Jaguars LB Paul Posluszny prolific Sunday before injury
|by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com|
|(10/19/14) Jaguars tackle machine Paul Posluszny continued to rack them up Sunday against Cleveland, leading both teams with 12 despite leaving the game due to injury.
Posluszny was originally diagnosed with a pectoral strain, but he was seen after the game wearing a sling on his arm. No further updated was provided.