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Column: Lawrence and the Jags finally have things covered

Jan. 20, 2023 18:05 PM EST

We can’t give credit to the scattered and covered hash browns, because Trevor Lawrence didn’t place his order until he was done with one of the greatest comebacks in NFL playoff history. Still, a late-night trip to Waffle House after an improbable victory is a striking metaphor...

Analysis: Right coach can turn around a franchise quickly

Jan. 19, 2023 12:51 PM EST

The Jaguars and Giants combined for seven wins last season. Now, they’re two victories away from playing in the Super Bowl. Both teams hired new coaches who quickly delivered success. Doug Pederson took Jacksonville from 3-14 and consecutive No. 1...

Jaguars finally get it right after years, decades of errors

Jan. 09, 2023 13:28 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars usually mess it up. They fired Tom Coughlin too soon. They kept Jack Del Rio, Gus Bradley and Doug Marrone too long. They gambled on Urban Meyer, Nick Foles, David Garrard and countless others, and almost always got burned. ...

Analysis: Jerry Rosburg is one call Broncos GM got right

Jan. 03, 2023 05:58 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Just about all of the biggest moves by Denver Broncos general manager George Paton backfired in 2022. Russell Wilson is the odds-on favorite for 2023 Comeback Player of the Year, according to Sportsbetting.ag following the worst season of his career, one that includes...

Few winning teams leads to 1 Week 17 matchup of winners

Dec. 28, 2022 11:06 AM EST

This is not exactly a winning weekend upcoming of NFL football. The Monday night matchup between Buffalo (12-3) and Cincinnati (11-4) is the only one in Week 17 that features two teams with winning records. That marks just the seventh time since the merger that one of...

Another week, another skid ends for streaking Jaguars

Dec. 23, 2022 14:41 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have ended all sorts of skids this season, so it shouldn’t have been that surprising to see them stop a six-game road losing streak in prime-time games with a 19-3 victory at the New York Jets on Thursday night. These aren’t...

Jaguars visit Lions in matchup of young, improving teams

Dec. 01, 2022 19:42 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Normally, a December matchup between 4-7 teams wouldn’t get much attention. The Detroit Lions and Jacksonville Jaguars, though, might be worth a watch on Sunday. The young teams are playing much better than they did during terrible starts to the season. ...

New Badgers coach Fickell begins by reaching out to players

Nov. 28, 2022 20:39 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin coach Luke Fickell spent much of his first day on the job speaking to his new players, knowing many of them had hoped this search would have a different outcome. His message to them was sympathetic but direct. “Change is...

Ohio State, Michigan get chance to add more lore to rivalry

Nov. 24, 2022 06:06 AM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The highly anticipated matchup between No. 2 Ohio State and No. 3 Michigan with much at stake is almost here. The Buckeyes and Wolverines will play for the Big Ten East title and a spot in the conference championship game, where one of them will be big...

Column: Enjoy a couple of months without Bama and Nick Saban

Nov. 18, 2022 14:16 PM EST

The Alabama Crimson Tide will play a football game Saturday that means ... well, absolutely nothing. Not being cruel. It's just the way things work in Tuscaloosa. The Southeastern Conference championship is out of reach. All hope of claiming a spot in...