|Ht / Wt:||5'11" / 174 lb.|
|Born:||October 23, 1996|
|Drafted:||2019 / Rd. 7 (237)|
Godwin inked a contract with the Jaguars on Thursday.
Analysis: Godwin spent much of the 2019 season on the Jaguars' practice squad and earned another shot. Originally a seventh-round pick by Carolina in 2019, Godwin racked up 133 catches for 1,788 yards in his career at Georgia. He'll likely be battling for a spot on the active roster in 2020 during training camp.
Godwin (undisclosed) had his practice squad contract with the Jaguars expire Monday, freelance NFL writer Howard Balzer reports.
Analysis: Godwin spent the entire season on the Jaguars' practice squad, but he moved to the practice squad injured list in mid-December. The 23-year-old was selected in the seventh round during April's draft by the Panthers but was unable to crack the season-opening roster.
The Jaguars placed Godwin on the practice squad injured list Thursday.
Analysis: The nature and severity of Godwin's injury remain undisclosed. The rookie seventh-round pick was a five-star recruit out of high school, and he could get a chance to compete for a depth role in the offseason if healthy.
Godwin got scooped up by the Jaguars' practice squad Tuesday.
Analysis: Godwin went to the Panthers in the seventh-round of the 2019 NFL Draft, but was recently waived during final roster cuts. The Jaguars must have seen something they liked with the young pass-catcher, as they have opted to bring him in to their practice unit.
Godwin was cut by the Panthers on Saturday, Joe Person of The Athletic reports.
Analysis: Selected in the seventh round of the 2019 NFL Draft, Godwin was competing for a role as a return man and depth receiver with the Panthers. A five-star recruit out of high school, Godwin will search for a similar chance elsewhere in the league.
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