"Obviously, if you're a Jaguars fan, we want to do better," the team owner said this week, via The Florida Times-Union. "But we know the process we started, which is pretty much starting from the ground up, cleaning house and doing something ... we probably should have started earlier."
Said Khan: "We've got to get more talent. But I definitely feel we're moving in the right direction. Status quo -- maintaining what we had -- was not an option."
We've said this before: Jacksonville lacks playmakers, but we see plenty to like in coach Gus Bradley and general manager David Caldwell. Both men deserve time and patience to craft a team from the wreckage they inherited.
"I thought Dave and Gus were absolutely the two right guys for the job," said Khan, "and as the season has unfolded, if I could be convinced more, I am."
Too many bottom-feeders stay in the dark because they continually churn through coaches and front-office men, starting over time and again. Khan, thinking long term, is sticking with his guys.The "Around The League Podcast" is now available on iTunes! Click here to listen and subscribe.