Current Jaguars and Florida State Alumni returning to greet fans
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Jaguars are road-tripping to the state capital on Saturday, June 25 for the first ever “Tallahassee Takeover” presented by the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association. Fans are invited to come meet current Jaguars players and former FSU standouts including linebacker Telvin Smith, wide receiver Rashad Greene and the Jaguars’ fifth overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, cornerback Jalen Ramsey.
“We’re all excited to go back to campus and see the fans that make Florida State such a special place,” said Jaguars LB Telvin Smith. “I have nothing but love for ‘Nole Nation and we want to share our experiences in Jacksonville with all of them. FSU fans have continued to show their support for Rashad, Jalen and me with the Jaguars, and we’re incredibly grateful for that. I have so many great memories from Tallahassee and I can’t wait to make some more.”
The Tallahassee Takeover will take place Saturday, June 25 from 4 – 7 p.m. at Madison Social, located at 705 South Woodward Avenue in Tallahassee. The free event will feature a Q&A with the players, photo and autograph opportunities and the chance to meet Jaguars mascot Jaxson de Ville and members of The ROAR. Jaguars Media Network affiliates WGLF-FM and WCTV in Tallahassee will be participating in the event as well as the Seminole Boosters.
Fans interested in attending are asked to visit www.jaguars.com/tallytakeover to register and receive their free ticket to attend.
About the Jacksonville Jaguars
The Jacksonville Jaguars are a professional football team, one of 32 member clubs of the National Football League (NFL), aligned in the South Division of the American Football Conference (AFC). Founded on Nov. 30, 1993, they began play in 1995 and are heading into their 22nd season of play in 2016. The team is owned by Shahid Khan, who purchased the franchise in January of 2012. The club plays its home games at EverBank Field, located near the St. Johns River in downtown Jacksonville, Florida. Since their inaugural season in 1995 the Jaguars have won two division championships and have made six playoff appearances.