Skuta was arrested and charged with first-degree misdemeanor battery earlier this month, NFL.com reports. Skuta's arrest reportedly occurred in Orlando on June 19, and the Jaguars are aware of the situation but gathering more information at the moment. Although whether Skuta's situation will impact his availability in unknown right now, the 30-year-old is expected to battle rookie Myles Jack for a starting outside linebacker role this season.
Dan Skuta officially signed his free agent deal with the Jaguars on Wednesday. The deal was reportedly worth $20.5 million over five years. Skuta, 28, started nine games for San Francisco, filling in for Aldon Smith last season. He registered a career-high five sacks in 14 games.
Linebacker Dan Skuta has agreed to terms on a five-year, $20.5 million contract with the Jaguars, according to CSNBayArea.com. Skuta has been with the 49ers for the past two seasons after beginning his career with the Bengals. Last season saw him set a career-high with five sacks, as he filled in for Aldon Smith when the starter missed time.
Offensive tackle Anthony Davis (concussion) and defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey (forearm) have been red-lighted by the 49ers for their Sunday game against Washington. Listed as questionable are cornerback Tramaine Brock (hamstring), wideout Bruce Ellington (ankle), linebacker Dan Skuta (ankle) and tight end Vance McDonald (hip). The probables are linebacker Chris Borland (shoulder) and wide receiver Brandon Lloyd (quad).
49ers quarterback Josh Johnson, wide receiver Bruce Ellington, wide receiver Quinton Patton, cornerback Tramaine Brock, linebacker Dan Skuta, guard/center Dillon Farrell and nose tackle Ian Williams were all ruled inactive Week 11 at N.Y. Giants.
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