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Jags QB Minshew hopes work as backup benefits him as starter

Dec. 4, 2019 4:51 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — When the Jacksonville Jaguars sent rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew back to the bench, they didn't banish him to the usual backup role. Coach Doug Marrone added an extra practice period designed to help the sixth-round draft pick address his biggest issues. Minshew worked on...

Buccaneers-Jaguars Preview Capsule

Nov. 27, 2019 11:12 AM EST

TAMPA BAY (4-7) at JACKSONVILLE (4-7) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE — Jaguars by 3 ½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Tampa Bay 3-8, Jacksonville 5-6 SERIES RECORD — Jaguars lead 4-2 LAST MEETING — Buccaneers beat Jaguars 38-31, Oct. 11, 2015 LAST WEEK — Buccaneers beat Falcons...

Jaguars-Titans Preview Capsule

Nov. 21, 2019 12:27 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE (4-6) AT TENNESSEE (5-5) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Titans by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Jaguars 5-5; Titans 5-5 SERIES RECORD — Titans lead 29-20 LAST MEETING — Jaguars beat Titans 20-7, Sept. 19 LAST WEEK — Jaguars lost to Colts 33-13; Titans bye, beat...

The Latest: Afternoon of routs followed by close calls

Nov. 19, 2019 6:18 PM EST

The Latest on Week 11 in the NFL (all times EST): 8:10 p.m. An NFL afternoon of blowouts was followed by three nail-biting finishes. The AFC-leading New England Patriots were assured of their 19th consecutive winning season following a 17-10 win over the Philadelphia Eagles in a rematch of the 2018 Super Bowl....

Consecutive lopsided losses leave Jaguars last in AFC South

Nov. 18, 2019 6:02 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — 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...

Colts overpower Jaguars with strong ground game in 33-13 win

Nov. 17, 2019 5:46 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts finally got their offense running again Sunday. Marlon Mack waited patiently for holes to open. Jonathan Williams took advantage of each opportunity. Jacoby Brissett and Nyheim Hines both ran for scores, and even All-Pro left guard Quenton Nelson got a chance to...

Jaguars-Colts Preview Capsule

Nov. 14, 2019 1:41 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE (4-5) at INDIANAPOLIS (5-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Colts by 3½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Jaguars 5-4; Colts 4-4-1 SERIES RECORD — Colts lead 28-13. LAST MEETING — Jaguars beat Colts 6-0 on Dec. 2, 2018 LAST WEEK — Jaguars had bye; Colts lost to...

Jaguars’ Foles says complete break sped recovery, return

Nov. 13, 2019 6:48 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Nick Foles was able to return to practice in less than two months because he completely broke his left collarbone. Foles said Wednesday he actually benefited from the severity of the injury, which happened on Jacksonville's second possession of the...

Foles will start for Jaguars over Minshew after bye week

Nov. 5, 2019 3:26 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jaguars coach Doug Marrone believes quarterback Nick Foles gives the team "a better chance of winning right now." Marrone announced Tuesday he will start Foles over rookie sensation Gardner Minshew "going forward." He made the decision during the team's bye week, saying Foles is...

Waller, Godwin, Chark among emerging stars at halfway point

Nov. 5, 2019 2:45 AM EST

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Darren Waller was toiling away on the practice squad in Baltimore last November when the Oakland Raiders were intrigued enough by the athleticism they saw during pregame warmups to sign him away from the Ravens. Now a player who was bagging groceries two years ago while serving a...