Then last June, Blackmon was arrested in Stillwater and charged with aggravated DUI. He pleaded guilty and received a deferred sentence. Court records show Blackmon has submitted proof he completed a substance abuse course and 51.5 hours of community service. His next court date is scheduled for July 24.
Blackmon, who was selected fifth overall by Jacksonville in the 2012 NFL Draft, had a standout three-year career in Stillwater, ranking second in school history in catches (253), receiving yards (3,564) and receiving touchdowns (40). He won back-to-back Biletnikoff Awards in 2010 and 2011.
Blackmon led all NFL rookies with 865 receiving yards last season.
“I will have a productive training camp and pre-season with my team, and during the suspension I will work hard to stay in top football shape and be ready to help the Jaguars when I return,” Blackmon said in the release. “I have chosen to be accountable for my poor decision, and I sincerely apologize to my teammates, coaches, the front office and Jaguars fans for the impact of my mistake on the team.”