Jaguars coach Doug Marrone stated on Monday morning that nobody made the staff a proposal to commerce for operating again Leonard Fournette earlier than they determined to chop him and that didn’t change after phrase of their plan was revealed.
The staff had till Four p.m. to pivot from waiving Fournette to buying and selling him to a different staff. That deadline has now handed and meaning Fournette is on the waiver wire.
Any of the different 31 groups in the league can declare Fournette. The waiver order is the similar as this 12 months’s draft order, so the Bengals, Washington and Lions are the first groups up.
If a staff does declare Fournette, they’ll additionally choose up his present contract. Fournette was set to make over $4.1 million with the Jaguars in the fourth 12 months of his rookie deal. The Jaguars didn’t train Fournette’s fifth-12 months possibility.