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The Jacksonville Jaguars will be without one of their defensive mainstays this season.
Linebacker Telvin Smith announced via Instagram on Thursday he does not plan to play during the 2019 season for personal reasons.
“At this time I must take time away from this game & get my world in order,” Smith wrote. “I must give this time back to myself, my family, & my health. I appreciate all the support I will & will not get. I just ask y’all respect my decision to not play football this season.”
Smith did not offer further details on the reason for his decision. Along with Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey, he…