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Dec 5, 2013; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Cecil Shorts III (84) stiff arms Houston Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph(24) as he is pushed out of bounds in the first quarter at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Phil Sears-USA TODAY Sports
Cecil Shorts III, Wide Receiver
The Jacksonville Jaguars have been depleted at the receiver position over the course of the offseason, but they should get a nice bump from the return of Cecil Shorts.
The team rightly isn’t going to give Shorts a lot of work, but it would be comforting to see him catch a few balls and get into a rhythm in preparation for the regular season. He’s expected to be the steady veteran presence around presumably 3 rookie receivers next to him.