Pendleton was selected by Jacksonville in the seventh round of the 2012 NFL Draft. The Jaguars made the decision to cut him so they would have room on the roster to bring in wide receiver Jeremy Ebert.
“I don’t see rebuilding. I see progression. We’ve got a lot of speed. I love the defensive backs, very, very young and talented. The linebackers, you’ve got the same people, but Geno [Hayes], a true athlete was added to the defense. It’s completely different. I’m excited about it,” Mincey said.
1. The Jaguars are faster. Yes, we’ve gone over the speed thing before – several times since the 2013 NFL Draft, in fact – but this What We Learned is serving as a Week 1-2 wrap for 2013 OTAs, and of all the notable notes about this franchise in late May, that’s it. The Jaguars drafted with speed in mind. Through two weeks of OTAs, it’s apparent they got it.