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Jacksonville Dolphins
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First season 1998
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Home stadium [[D. B. Milne Field]]
Stadium capacity 5,000
Stadium surface AstroTurf
Location Jacksonville, Florida
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All-time record 92–87
Postseason bowl record
Claimed national titles 0
Conference titles 2 (2008, 2010)
Division titles 2 (2001, 2004)
Heisman winners 0
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Mascot Dunkin
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Website JUDolphins.com
For information on all Jacksonville University sports, see Jacksonville Dolphins

The Jacksonville Dolphins football program is the intercollegiate American football team for Jacksonville University located in the U.S. state of Florida. The team competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) and are members of the Pioneer Football League. Jacksonville's first football team was fielded in 1998. The team plays its home games at the 5,000 seat D. B. Milne Field in Jacksonville, Florida. The Dolphins were formerly coached by Kerwin Bell.

HistoryEdit

Conference affiliationsEdit

Bowl gamesEdit

Season Bowl Champion Runner-Up
2008 Gridiron Classic Albany 28 Jacksonville 0

AwardsEdit

Pioneer Football League Offensive Freshman of the Year

  • Josh McGregor, QB, 2008

Pioneer Football League Defensive Player of the Year

  • Tyrone Wright, DB, 2001

Pioneer Football League Coach of the Year

Notable former playersEdit

  • Dallas Jackson - Arena Football League player
  • Andy Jones - NFL player
  • J.J. Laster - college coach
  • E. J. Nduka - Arena Football League player
  • Billy Peach - CFL player
  • Micah Ross - played basketball and football at JU, playing in 1998 on the football team. Became the first former JU football player to play in the NFL, appearing with the Jacksonville Jaguars, San Diego Chargers and Carolina Panthers.
  • Lin-J Shell - CFL player
  • Will Weatherford - played defensive end at Jacksonville. Speaker of the House of Florida.

Year-by-year resultsEdit

Championships Edit

Conference championships Edit

Year Conference Coach Overall Record Conference Record
2008 Pioneer Football League Kerwin Bell 9–4 7–1
2010 Pioneer Football League
(Co-Championship)
Kerwin Bell 10–1 8–0
Total conference championships 3

Divisional championshipsEdit

From 2001–2005, the Pioneer Football League was divided into North and South Divisions. As winners of the Pioneer Football League's South Division, Jacksonville has made one appearance in the Pioneer Football League Championship Game, in 2001. The Dolphins also shared the Division title with Morehead State in 2004, but the tie-breaker allowed the Eagles to represent the division in the championship game.

Year Division Championship CG Result Opponent PF PA
2001 PFL South L Dayton 14 46
2004 PFL South (Co-Championship) NA Did Not Play (lost tiebreaker to Morehead State) X X
Totals 2 0–1 - 14 46

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

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