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Jaguars' Gregory Junior: Signed to active roster
The Jaguars signed Junior off the team's practice squad Monday.
Junior was selected in the sixth round of the 2022 NFL Draft by Jacksonville, but he has spent the entirety of the season on the practice squad after being waived as part of the team's final roster cuts in late August. In a corresponding move Monday, the Jaguars also released safety Tyree Gillespie, who did not record a statistic while exclusively playing on special teams over three appearances this season. Expect junior to add depth to this secondary over the final three weeks of the regular season.... See More ... See Less
Jaguars' Gregory Junior: Small-school corner heads to Duval
The Jaguars selected Junior in the sixth round of the 2022 NFL Draft, 197th overall.
A Division II cornerback from Ouachita Baptist, Junior excelled as a three-year starter and earned First Team All-GAC honors in 2021. Junior also checks the athleticism box with a 4.45 40-yard dash and a 40-inch vertical at 6-foot, 203 pounds. However, he only had one interception through 43 games (33 starts), and he has yet to be tested against high-end receivers or quarterbacks. Junior will be a project for Jacksonville.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-0, 190 lbs|
|Birthplace: Crossett, AK|
|School: Ouachita Baptist|