Speaking Wednesday, Jaguars GM Dave Caldwell said Marcedes Lewis is "going to have to compete to be here" following the signing of Julius Thomas.
ESPN Jags reporter Mike DiRocco expects Marcedes Lewis to stay on the roster despite the Julius Thomas signing.
ESPN's Adam Caplan reports Marcedes Lewis will likely have to take a pay cut to remain with the Jaguars.
Marcedes Lewis couldn't reel in any of his three targets in the Jaguars' Week 17 loss to the Texans.
Marcedes Lewis caught 2-of-3 targets for six yards and a touchdown in the Jags' Week 16 win over the Titans.
Marcedes Lewis caught two passes for 22 yards in the Jaguars' Week 15 loss to the Ravens.
Marcedes Lewis caught three balls for 69 yards in the Jaguars' Week 14 loss to the Texans.
Marcedes Lewis had two catches for eight yards in Week 13 against the Giants.
Marcedes Lewis caught one pass for minus-five yards in the Jaguars' Week 12 loss to the Colts.
Jaguars activated TE Marcedes Lewis (ankle) from injured reserve/designated to return.
Jaguars TE Marcedes Lewis (ankle) has resumed practicing on a limited basis.
Marcedes Lewis (ankle) is expected to resume practicing Oct. 28.
Marcedes Lewis (ankle) had resumed a running program.
Marcedes Lewis (short-term IR, ankle) is targeting Week 12 for his return.