Latest Jacksonville Jaguars News

Jaguars' pending rebuilding project won't be a quick fix

Dec. 9, 2019 4:03 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville's pending rebuild won't be a quick fix. The Jaguars have holes everywhere, a reality that's become clear during the team's five-game losing streak. Second-year receiver DJ Chark and rookie defensive end Josh Allen are two of the team's best players, but there's little...

Chargers break out of offensive slump, rout Jaguars 45-10

Dec. 8, 2019 9:20 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers receiver Mike Williams celebrated his first touchdown of the season by trying to slam the ball over the crossbar. He came up short and then got penalized — and yelled at by coach Anthony Lynn. “They said it was a league rule that I can’t...

Chargers end skid, hand Jaguars 5th straight lopsided loss

Dec. 8, 2019 8:35 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone sat slumped in a chair in his office, his head down and his face planted in both hands. Marrone looked about like his team played: uninspired and ready for the season to be over. Philip Rivers threw for 314 yards and three touchdowns on his...

NFL coaching carousel started spinning early this year

Dec. 6, 2019 5:44 PM EST

Judging by the jump start, it looks like we're headed for a ninth consecutive season with at least a half-dozen NFL head coaches getting canned. The coaching carousel began whirling earlier than usual this season with Jay Gruden getting fired by the Washington Redskins in October after an 0-5 start and Ron...

Jaguars place LB Myles Jack on IR with knee injury

Dec. 5, 2019 2:12 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have placed linebacker Myles Jack on injured reserve, ending his disappointing season with four games to play. Jack hurt his right knee in a loss at Tennessee two weeks ago and sat out last Sunday's game against Tampa Bay. It was the first game Jack had...

Chargers, Jaguars streaking in wrong direction

Dec. 5, 2019 1:37 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Close losses have defined the Los Angeles Chargers' season. The Jacksonville Jaguars would take one of those right now. The Jaguars (4-8) have been blown out in four straight, trailing by as many as 25, 32, 24 and 23 points in lopsided affairs that crushed the team's playoffs...

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...

Moving on from QB Nick Foles would be costly for Jaguars

Dec. 2, 2019 6:36 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars are seemingly stuck with another expensive quarterback mistake. The Jaguars benched veteran Nick Foles for the final four games of the season Monday, switching to rookie sensation Gardner Minshew beginning Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers. The move...

Arians, Buccaneers encouraged by last-season progress

Dec. 2, 2019 6:04 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are showing signs of improvement with double-digit wins in three of their last four games, even though the success has come against last-place teams. “We all knew that we were capable of this,” tight end O.J. Howard said a 28-11 victory over the...

Jaguars switching back to rookie QB Minshew amid 4-game skid

Dec. 2, 2019 4:03 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Mississippi Mustache is back in Jacksonville’s starting lineup. Rookie sensation Gardner Minshew will start Sunday when the reeling Jaguars host the Los Angeles Chargers. He replaces ineffective and highly paid quarterback Nick Foles following the team's fourth...