2013 NFL Draft: Jacksonville Jaguars Select Florida International Safety Jonathan Cyprien

With the number thirty-three pick in the 2013 NFL draft, the Jacksonville Jaguars have selected Florida International safety Jonathan Cyprien. So much for that dream. The Bengals were rumored to have heavy interest in Cyprien, who some regarded as the second-best safety in this year's class, but the Jaguars beat them to the punch. There was some initial speculation that Jacksonville might go quarterback with this pick, giving incumbent Blaine Gabbert the boot after only two years, but the Jags had other plans, opting to go with Cyprien, an enforcer type safety, to shore up their secondary.

The Bengals will now likely shift gears with their upcoming pick. The prevailing wisdom was that they would select a safety, but with the top tier of safeties having all been selected, the team will probably now look to fill holes at running back or linebacker.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Cincy Jungle

You must be a member of Cincy Jungle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Cincy Jungle. You should read them.

Join Cincy Jungle

You must be a member of Cincy Jungle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Cincy Jungle. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker