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Daniel Lago, editor

Daniel Lago was born in Puerto Rico and moved to Jacksonville in time to see the Jaguars inaugural season in 1995. He attended the University of Florida and is currently at Georgia Tech for graduate school studying nuclear engineering. Daniel bleeds black and teal, but he also follows Gator football and basketball, as well as Orlando Magic basketball and Atlanta Braves baseball.

Luke Sims, editor

Luke Sims is a communications and marketing professional involved in non-profits and education. He enjoys dark beers, a good bourbon (neat), and intelligent discussion. He graduated from The University of Montana with a B.A. in Political Science and a Master's in Public Administration. Luke writes from Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Michael McDonald, Staff Writer

Hi...My name is Michael McDonald. I have been a Jaguar follower since their birth. I was even a season ticket holder for many years. Notice I said "was". That is because I'm married with three children. That makes it to where I can barely afford "Red Zone". I am a Georgia Bulldog fanatic & love the Atlanta Braves. I try to write with accuracy & humor so I hope you enjoy my storytelling.

Kyle Ilgenfritz, Staff Writer

Ben Thompson, Staff Writer

I'm currently a senior in college, and I'm also entering my last year playing DIII Football (defensive tackle). Absolutely love the Jaguars, although she hasn't loved me back as well in the past few years.

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