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Bonts: Jaguars Add Experience on D-Line with Journeyman Mauro

The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed seventh-year defensive lineman Josh Mauro.

Mauro, 6-6, 290, has appeared in 72 career games with 37 starts since entering the NFL as an undrafted free agent with Arizona in 2014.

In his six NFL seasons, including four with Arizona (2014-17), one with the New York Giants (2018) and one with Oakland (2019), Mauro has totaled 121 tackles (73 solo), 3.0 sacks, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.

A native of Hurst, Texas, Mauro played four seasons (2010-13) at Stanford, appearing in 48 games and making 11 starts.

He totaled 81 tackles, including 21.5 for loss, 11.0 sacks, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery and one INT during his collegiate career.

In other roster moves the Jaguars have signed 11th-year corner back Tramaine Brock, fifth-year defensove tackle Carl Davis and fifth-year defensive lineman Caraun Reid.

Brock, 6-0, 188, has appeared in 117 career games (56 starts) in stints with San Francisco (2010-16), Minnesota (2017), Denver (2018), Arizona (2019) and Tennessee (2019) and totaled 241 tackles, 55 passes defensed and 11 INTs.

He played in 14 regular season games (11 starts) in 2019, seeing action in 10 games with Arizona and four games with Tennessee and totaled 50 tackles and five passes defensed. He started all three postseason games with the Titans last season and posted 11 tackles and three passes defensed.

Brock attended Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (2007-08) prior to transferring to Minnesota for his junior year (2009) and finishing his collegiate career at Belhaven University (2010).

Davis, 6-5, 320, has appeared in 36 games with 12 starts in his five-year NFL career. He signed with the Jaguars following Week 12 of the 2019 season and saw action in two games, making one tackle.

Prior to signing with Jacksonville, Davis spent time with Baltimore (2015-17) and Cleveland (2018). He has 32 career tackles, three passes defensed and two tackles for loss.

Davis played at Iowa from 2010-14 and appeared in 43 games, starting 26, and was a two-time Second-Team All-Big Ten selection.

Reid, 6-2, 292, was originally drafted by Detroit in the fifth round (158th overall) of the 2014 draft and played for the Lions from 2014-15.

He played with the Chargers in 2016, did not appear in a game in 2017 and played with the Cowboys in 2018 and Cardinals in 2019. Reid has totaled 50 tackles, 3.5 sacks and two fumble recoveries (both for TDs), including a career-high 29 tackles and 2.0 sacks in 2015.

Reid played collegiately at Princeton from 2009-13 and was named a finalist for the Ivy League Defensive Player of the Year in 2013.

He became the fourth player in school history to earn First-Team All-Ivy League honors when he did so in 2013 after totaling 26 tackles, 6.5 sacks, one INT and one blocked kick.

The Jaguars waived second-year wide receiver C.J. Board and rookie corner back Kobe Williams.

Jacksonville placed third-year defensove tackle Brian Price (knee) and second-year defensive tackle Dontavius Russell (hip) on the team’s reserve/injured list.

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