Originally Posted by Hookem Horns
Now that I live in Florida and have been up there (Jax) a few times I really don't get the Jaguars name. It's starts with J and I assume that is what they were going for, however the other Florida teams went with Florida's themes like Bucs and Dolphins.
The Tampa Bay area was a haven for pirates during the 18th century. They still have a pirate festival there each year called Gasparilla. Dolphins is pretty obvious.
They should have went with Sharks or something.
Or THEY could have been the Apollos.