John Shipley

John Shipley

John Shipley has been covering the Jacksonville Jaguars as a beat reporter and publisher of Jaguar Report since 2019. Previously, he covered UCF's undefeated season as a beat reporter for NSM.Today, covered high school prep sports in Central Florida, and covered local sports and news for the Palatka Daily News. Follow John Shipley on Twitter at @_john_shipley.

Oct 1, 2023; London, United Kingdom;  Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Travon Walker (44) leaves the field after  the second half of an NFL International Series game at Wembley Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Peter van den Berg-USA TODAY Sports
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Travon Walker: Jaguars Defense 'Should Take a Major Step' In 2024

Can Travon Walker help lead the Jaguars to a defensive resurgence?

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Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) gives Jaguars Pro Football Hall of Fame Finalist Fred Taylor a hug before the start of Sunday's game against the Panthers. The Jacksonville Jaguars hosted the Carolina Panthers at EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville, FL Sunday, December 31, 2023. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]
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Former Jaguars RB Fred Taylor Weighs In on Trevor Lawrence's Contract

What does the best running back in franchise history have to say about the Jacksonville Jaguars' quarterback?

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New York Jets wide receiver Denzel Mims (11) walks off the field after a 31-27 win over the New York Giants in a preseason game at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, August 28, 2022.

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Jaguars Waive Kyric McGowan, Make Room For Denzel Mims

The Jaguars have added and subtracted from the receiver room following the addition of former New York Jets, Detroit Lions and Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Denzel Mims.

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Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) is pressured during game action at EverBank Stadium on Sunday, Oct 15, 2023, in Jacksonville.
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Trevor Lawrence Officially Signs Mega Deal With the Jaguars

The Jacksonville Jaguars' franchise quarterback officially put pen to paper.

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Jaguars general manager Trent Baalke on the field during Friday's rookie minicamp session. The Jacksonville Jaguars held their first day of rookie minicamp inside the covered field at the Jaguars performance facility in Jacksonville, Florida Friday, May 10, 2024. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]
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Jaguars Podcast: Grading the Offseason

What do John and Gus make of the Jaguars' offseason?

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Nov 6, 2022; East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA; New York Jets wide receiver Denzel Mims (11) reacts after making a catch during the fourth quarter against the Buffalo Bills at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports
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Report: Jaguars Sign Former New York Jets WR Denzel Mims

The former second-round pick and New York Jets wide receiver will now be added to the mix in the wide receiver room for the Jaguars.

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Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) and Houston Texans quarterback C.J. Stroud (7) talk after the game of an NFL football matchup Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023 at EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla. The Houston Texans defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 37-17. [Corey Perrine/Florida Times-Union]
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AFC South Ranked No. 7 Among Divisions In Terms of QB Strength

Despite two bonafide franchise passers and maybe even two more, the Jaguars rank No. 7 on this list.

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Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) looks to pass during the first quarter of a NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 17, 2023 at EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla. The Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 17-9. [Corey Perrine/Florida Times-Union]
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Jaguars' Tony Khan on Trevor Lawrence's Contract: 'It's Great News'

The son of Jaguars owner Shad Khan and one of the top executives in the franchise is happy with the Jaguars' deal for Trevor Lawrence.

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Oversized photos of Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence (16) and teammate linebacker Josh Allen (41) are carried behind the crowd as they waited for the team to leave the stadium Friday morning. Hundreds of Jacksonville Jaguar fans waited outside the West entrance of TIAA Bank Field Friday morning, January 20, 2023, to cheer on the team as they headed to their cars to drive to the airport for their flight to Kansas City to play their AFC divisional round game against the Chiefs on
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Jaguars' Josh Allen, Trevor Lawrence Named to Top-100 List

The Jacksonville Jaguars made it clear this offseason who the true cornerstones of the franchise are entering the new era of Jaguars football. First, pass-rushe

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Jacksonville Jaguars general manager Trent Baalke walks off the field after the organized team activity session Monday, June 3, 2024 at EverBank StadiumÕs Miller Electric Center in Jacksonville, Fla. [Bob Self/Florida Times-Union]
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What Grade Does ESPN Give the Jaguars For Their Offseason?

What kind of marks did the Jaguars receive for their moves in the 2024 offseason?

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Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Andrew Parker Jr. (58) hits a pad against tight end Patrick Murtagh (88) during the second day of a mandatory minicamp Tuesday, June 11, 2024 at EverBank Stadium’s Miller Electric Center in Jacksonville, Fla. [Corey Perrine/Florida Times-Union]
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Jaguars' 2024 NFL Training Camp Report Dates Revealed

Here is when the Jacksonville Jaguars' rookies and veterans will appear for training camp in July.

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Jacksonville Jaguars safety Andre Cisco (5) claps for fans after an NFL football matchup Sunday, Oct. 15, 2023 at EverBank Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla. The Jacksonville Jaguars defeated the Indianapolis Colts 37-20. [Corey Perrine/Florida Times-Union]
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Why Jaguars' Andre Cisco Thinks New WRs Will Make 'Biggest Difference' In AFC South

Few divisions took part in an arms race quite like the AFC South did this year. Each team made big additions at several positions, but wide receiver was a spec

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