clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Jacksonville Jaguars 2016 NFL free agency live blog: News, rumors, and more

The 2016 NFL free agency tamping period opens on Monday at 12pm EST. Let the madness begin.

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

The 2016 NFL free agency period officially begins at 12pm EST with what will be the first "legal tampering period" in league history and the Jacksonville Jaguars have their work cut out for them.

So what can a team do and what can't they do between 12pm EST on Monday and 4pm EST on Wednesday? According to, teams cannot execute an NFL contract, execute an agreement in principle or other similar document, announce that an agreement in principle or other similar agreement has been reached, or reach agreement on any undisclosed terms. Also, teams cannot make travel arrangements with a prospective free agent before the launch of free agency, at 4:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday.

Follow along here for all the Jaguars-related free agency news, rumors, and more.

Want more free agency news from around the league than you can handle? Click here.

Live blog

7:02 PM: I don't like it. The Tennessee Titans and Philadelphia Eagles are reportedly finalizing a trade to send DeMarco Murray to Nashville.

5:55 PM: Oh no you don't. The Falcons have emerged as legitimate players for Alex Mack.

5:01 PM: *deep thinking emoji*

3:37 PM: Adrian Clayborn on the Jaguars radar? That's what NFL Network's Ian Rapaport hears.

3:27 PM: Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio thinks Malik Jackson to the Jaguars is a serious possibility.

2:18 PM: OH.

1:19 PM: J.R. Sweezy? Not that much of an upgrade, honestly.

12:44 PM: No Jaguars.

12:42 PM: Is Mario Williams worth $10 million per year?

12:26 PM: Yes.

12:21 PM: I, too, will sign immediately with any team wanting to pay me $10 million.

11:42 AM: Terrance Knighton's tour across America continues, folks.

10:23 AM: Not Jaguars-related (yet) but with the Houston Texans needing some quarterback help, Robert Griffin III could be a guy to keep your eye on.

10:17 AM: :-(

9:00 AM: Read up a little bit on Seattle Seahawks free agent Bruce Irvin, who figures to be one of the more marquee players the Jaguars target over the next few days.

8:00 AM: Oh no, why is Sports Illustrated jinxing us? WHAT DID WE EVER DO TO YOU?