Commentary

On-field success key to Jags' long-term viability

Concerns once again are being raised about the Jaguars' economic viability, writes Len Pasquarelli. Plus, the latest on the Falcons' QB plans, and much more.

Originally Published: August 31, 2007
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com
It appeared in the local newspaper about two weeks ago, seemingly as an afterthought. A Jacksonville Jaguars spokesman acknowledged that the team had dismissed a pair of mid-level executives, one in marketing and the other in ticket sales, because of the poor economic climate affecting many businesses in the area.