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Foles ready for emotional return as Jags, Colts square off

Nov. 14, 2019 3:16 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Nick Foles’ long-awaited return will come with all the typical emotions Sunday. The Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback is excited to play, eager to prove he’s healthy and optimistic about keeping his team in the playoff hunt. And, the most anticipated part for Foles might be...

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...

Fournette's growth leads to role as peacemaker, playmaker

Nov. 7, 2019 6:25 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette was in the middle of three dustups this season — and got praised for how he handled them. Fournette pulled coach Doug Marrone away from cornerback Jalen Ramsey during their heated sideline exchange in mid-September. Fournette was...

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...

Minshew Mania was captivating, but Jaguars need to see Foles

Nov. 4, 2019 12:57 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone is taking some time before deciding what to do at quarterback. He shouldn't need long. His choice is a no-brainer. Minshew Mania has been a captivating story , with quarterback Gardner Minshew going from sixth-round draft pick to rookie...

Minshew a flop in London, no sure starter back in Jax

Nov. 3, 2019 3:39 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Minshew Mania was a passing fad in London. It could be all but over by the time the Jaguars get back to Jacksonville. Rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew's last chance to stake his claim on the Jaguars starting job before Nick Foles returns from his broken collarbone was a bust. Rattled by...

No looking back: Watson on point as Texans top Jags 26-3

Nov. 3, 2019 2:49 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Deshaun Watson's most impressive completion won't even count as one. With a pair of defensive linemen dragging him to the ground, the escape artist who doubles as a quarterback made a backward flip to running back Carlos Hyde that set up Houston's first touchdown. The play said all that...

London Eye: Watson travels abroad after taking foot to face

Oct. 31, 2019 7:54 PM EDT

Deshaun Watson skipped the World Series finale to get ready for his Wembley Stadium debut. It was an easy decision, too. Watson was scheduled to make the "play ball" call before Game 7 in Houston on Wednesday, but instead opted to take the night off and prepare for the 8,000-mile trip across the pond to face AFC...

Veteran CB Robinson abruptly retires amid 8th NFL season

Oct. 30, 2019 12:30 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Veteran cornerback Josh Robinson abruptly retired Wednesday, leaving the Jacksonville Jaguars in the middle of his eighth NFL season. Robinson told coach Doug Marrone about his decision before the team's morning meeting. The Jaguars (4-4), who travel to London to play AFC South...