Posts Tagged ‘Jacksonville Jaguars’

Nick Foles not going to freak out over Jaguars two-game skid

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

A two-game losing streak has dropped the Jacksonville Jaguars to 4-6 on the season and has eliminated practically any margin of error the team would have in their pursuit of a playoff berth. The most recent loss – a 33-13 defeat at the hands of the Indianapolis Colts – was the first game Nick Foles has started at quarterback since the regular season opener when a broken collarbone sidelined him for eight games. It ended up being the second straight game the Jaguars lost by at least 20 points.

Doug Marrone: “Big mistake” not to run Leonard Fournette more often

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

The Jaguars got quarterback Nick Foles back in the lineup against the Colts last Sunday and he threw the ball 47 times in hs return to action. In hindsight, head coach Doug Marrone thinks that might have been too much work for the quarterback in a 33-13 loss to the Colts. The Jaguars set a franchise-record for fewest rushing attempts in a game with nine with six of them coming during a first half that ended with the Colts up 10-7.

NFL notebook: Browns’ Garrett to appeal

Monday, November 18th, 2019

Suspended Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett plans to appeal his indefinite suspension at a hearing with James Thrash on Wednesday. According to ESPN's Jeremy Fowler, Garrett intends to argue he was provoked by a shot to the groin from Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph. Garrett was suspended Friday by the NFL, a ban that spans the rest of the regular season plus the postseason.

Consecutive lopsided losses leave Jaguars last in AFC South

Monday, November 18th, 2019

Another defensive debacle and another lopsided loss have the Jacksonville Jaguars on the verge of another second-rate season. The Jaguars (4-6) couldn't run the ball or stop the run for the second straight game Sunday, resulting in a 33-13 blowout at AFC South foe Indianapolis and dropping them to last in the division. Jacksonville looked mostly unprepared following a bye week.

Jaguars signing Nick O’Leary

Monday, November 18th, 2019

The Jaguars will have a new face at tight end this week. The agents for Nick O'Leary announced on Monday that their client is signing on with Jacksonville. The move comes a day after Seth DeValve sat out the team's loss to the Colts with an oblique injury.

Indianapolis Colts’ Quenton Nelson performs unique celebration, but touchdown is reversed

Monday, November 18th, 2019

Indianapolis Colts offensive lineman Quenton Nelson had one of the more unique touchdown celebrations in the NFL on Sunday even though the score didn't actually count. Nelson lined up as a fullback in the third quarter with about nine minutes left to play against the Jacksonville Jaguars. At first glance, it appeared Nelson scored his first career touchdown.

Pack Pros: NFL Week 11

Monday, November 18th, 2019

RB Nyheim Hines (2015-17), Indianapolis Colts: Reserve had three carries for 11 yards and his first touchdown of the season, plus he caught three out of four targeted passes for 24 yards in the Colts' win … Hines was in for 24 offensive snaps and seven special teams plays ... For the season, he has rushed 25 times for 77 yards and a score, and he has caught 30 passes for 242 yards. DT Justin Jones (2014-17), Los Angeles Chargers: The 4-6 Chargers host the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football ...

Next Gen Stats: Brissett had 18.3% completion probability on 1-yard TD pass

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Next Gen Stats measures the completion probability of Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett's 1-yard touchdown pass against the Jacksonville Jaguars on fourth down in Week 11.

Jaguars trying to plug holes after run defense exposed again

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone tried everything to plug the holes in his run defense. The Indianapolis Colts kept gashing the Jags with long runs and sustained drives by opening hole after hole Sunday. Once again, the result was predictable - a 33-13 loss, Jacksonville's fourth in six games.

Reuters Sports News Summary

Sunday, November 17th, 2019

Following is a summary of current sports news briefs. Hamilton apologizes to Albon after rare error Six-times world champion Lewis Hamilton apologized to Alexander Albon on Sunday for a collision that cost the Red Bull rookie a first Formula One podium. The Mercedes driver, who clinched his latest title in Texas two weeks ago and had nothing at stake in the race at Interlagos, was handed a five second penalty for the penultimate lap incident.