JACKSONVILLE – The Jaguars released two veterans Tuesday.
Guard/center Jason Spitz and wide receiver Mohamed Massaquoi, a pair of veteran reserves, were released by the Jaguars on Monday, two days after the team’s second preseason game.
Spitz, an eight-year veteran from Louisville, signed with the Jaguars as an unrestricted free agent shortly before the 2011 season. He played 10 games that season as a reserve, and then spent last season on injured reserve.
He played his first six seasons with Green Bay, and played high school football locally at the Bolles School.
Massaquoi, a fifth-year veteran from the University of Georgia, signed with the Jaguars as an unrestricted free agent this past offseason. With second-year veteran
He caught two passes for 15 yards in the first two preseason games.
The release of Massaquoi left the Jaguars with 10 wide receivers on the roster: Shorts, Blackmon, rookie
Of that group, Shorts, Blackmon, Sanders, Brown, Shipley and Ebert have worked most extensively with the front-line units at receiver.