The Jacksonville Jaguars have some news related to the NFL Supplemental Draft after all — they’re reportedly signing former West Virginia wide receiver Marcus Simms, according to NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero.
Source: The #Jaguars are signing former West Virginia WR Marcus Simms, pending a physical tomorrow. Had several offers after today's supplemental draft ended. One to watch in camp.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) July 10, 2019
At West Virginia, Simms totaled 87 catches for 1,457 yards and eight touchdowns. He was also the team’s kick and punt returner on special teams.
Simms will likely fight for a No. 5 or No. 6 spot behind Dede Westbrook, Marqise Lee, Chris Conley, and DJ Chark.