By Randy Stefanick, Jaguars Correspondent, Tue, Jul 29th 12:36pm EDT
Cecil Shorts -- the only proven receiver on the roster -- is going to be out for at least two weeks with a grade two right hamstring strain. It’s the latest in a string of injuries that have cost the fourth-year player 11 games in his first three seasons.
Fantasy Impact: Second-round picks Marqise Lee and Allen Robinson are already working with the first unit at training camp and both have a great opportunity to start on opening day.
With Shorts' injury history, either Lee or Robinson could quickly become Bortles go-to receiver.
EDSFootball | Jul 26th
Jaguars wide receiver Cecil Shorts III left practice on Friday with a hamstring injury and coach Gus Bradley said today that Shorts will miss a couple of weeks, per Ryan O'Halloran of the Florida Times Union.
With training camp just underway, it makes sense to be cautious with a hamstring injury as those tend to linger. In fact, Shorts missed the team's minicamp last month with a hamstring inju...
Gridiron Experts | Jul 26th
Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Cecil Shorts is expected to miss several weeks after being forced from practice on Friday. The Jaguars expect Shorts to be ready for the start of the season but his progress will be monitored.
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EDSFootball | Jun 3rd
The Jaguars used both of their second-round picks on wide receivers partly due to Justin Blackmon's indefinite suspension, but both of them are currently sidelined during the team's OTAs.
With Allen Robinson (hamstring) already out for a few weeks, their other second-rounder, Marqise Lee, is now in a walking boot. Lee didn't practice Monday either.
Slowed by various injuries last season at U...