NFL free agency officially starts Wednesday, March 10 at 4pm EST, but teams aren't waiting that long to get a head start on the offseason -- and that includes the Jacksonville Jaguars. General managers have busied themselves making roster cuts, negotiating with their own free agents, and creating a little buzz on the rumor mill with trade talk and official visit news.
Jaguars free agent targets updates
6:42 PM: And now the Philadelphia Eagles are going to bid for Devin McCourty.
Eagles are set to go "all in" on free agent safety Devin McCourty http://t.co/Sg4qdUoRg1 pic.twitter.com/aZ6yohTACI— Brandon Lee Gowton (@BrandonGowton) March 6, 2015
3:35 PM: Here are the restricted free agents the Jaguars didn't choose to re-sign today.
The Jaguars did not tender offers to RFAs Jordan Todman, Fendi Onobun, Will Ta'ufo'ou, Jacques McClendon and Teddy Williams.— Michael DiRocco (@ESPNdirocco) March 6, 2015
3:29 PM: BAD FLORIO.
Don't be shocked if the Seahawks emerge as a viable option for TE Julius Thomas.— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) March 6, 2015
12:49 PM: The San Diego Chargers have signed wide receiver Jacoby Jones. Another free agent that wasn't a major target, but could have been a Plan B or Plan C to general manager Dave Caldwell.
Chargers signing former Ravens WR Jacoby Jones to a two-year deal, per source.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 6, 2015
11:59 AM: Washington re-signed tight end Niles Paul, who wasn't a major target, but could have definitely been a Plan B or Plan C for the Jaguars.
Redskins have re-signed TE Niles Paul to a three-year deal worth up to almost $10 million, per source.— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 6, 2015
11:30 AM: Big Blue View believes the New York Giants could be a major player in the Devin McCourty sweepstakes.
NFL Free Agency Rumors: Devin McCourty, Rahim Moore targets for Giants -- report #nyg http://t.co/Ge13wZwav8 pic.twitter.com/KqBeoAp371— Big Blue View (@bigblueview) March 6, 2015
10:05 AM: Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald is saying the Miami Dolphins are confident they'll be getting Ndamukong Suh, but that biggest competitor in signing is the Jaguars.
I'm told the Miami Dolphins are confident they will get Ndamukong Suh. My blog: http://t.co/C2Xewik2lS— Armando Salguero (@ArmandoSalguero) March 6, 2015
1:59 PM: The Oakland Raiders are the first team to report an official visit scheduled for Detroit Lions free agent Ndamukong Suh.
As for news: I'm told the Raiders are planning to have Ndamukong Suh in for a visit next week. @nflnetwork @nfl— Michael Silver (@MikeSilver) March 5, 2015
1:43 PM: Stephen Holder of the Indianapolis Examiner said the Indianapolis Colts aren't a likelihood for Ndamukong Suh. (Whew.)
This is my understanding of the #Colts' position on #Lions free agent Ndamukong Suh: http://t.co/5adLEB0wkk via @indystar— Stephen Holder (@HolderStephen) March 5, 2015