Jacksonville Jaguars select Justin Blackmon No. 5 in 2012 NFL Draft

Despite signing Laurent Robinson this offseason, the Jacksonville Jaguars still wanted their No. 1 wide receiver. So much so they were willing to give up the No. 101 pick in the draft to trade up from No. 7 to No. 5 to select Oklahoma State wide receiver Justin Blackmon.

The Jaguars have no surrounded second-year quarteback Blaine Gabbert with some weapons. Now we can find out if he knows how to use them.

Blackmon isn't the elite-level wide receiver like A.J. Green and Julio Jones last year. But he's a legit No. 1 wide receiver. He's got good size, speed and great body control to make catches on bad throws.

Quick scouting notes: Blackmon adjusts to bad passes better than any wide receiver in this year's class and knows how to get open at the sideline. He's a good blocker in the run game and has a good motor. Gets off the line effortlessly and doesn't make a wasted step. Likes to use his size to get open down the field. Strong after the catch.

For more on the Jacksonville Jaguars, check out Big Cat Country. Get more from SB Nation at their 2012 NFL Draft StoryStream here.

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