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Patriots blow past Jaguars 50-10, earn playoff berth

Jan. 02, 2022 21:19 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The Patriots squandered an opportunity to lock up the AFC East title in a humbling loss to the Bills last week. They took out their frustrations on the lowly Jaguars to earn their way back into the postseason. New England returned to the...

Colts activate QB Carson Wentz from COVID-19 list

Jan. 01, 2022 17:58 PM EST

The Indianapolis Colts activated quarterback Carson Wentz from the reserve/COVID-19 list Saturday and he should be able to start against Las Vegas on Sunday. Wentz, who is unvaccinated, must have a negative test Sunday to be allowed to play under new protocols adopted by the NFL and...

Vikings lose Cousins to COVID list before game vs. Packers

Dec. 31, 2021 17:27 PM EST

Kirk Cousins has never missed a game in the NFL to injury. His first unplanned absence, due to COVID-19, could not have come at a worse time for the Minnesota Vikings. The Vikings placed their starting quarterback on the COVID-19 reserve list Friday, two days before...

Skidding Jaguars begin post-Meyer era against reeling Texans

Dec. 16, 2021 15:39 PM EST

HOUSTON (2-11) at JACKSONVILLE (2-11) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Jaguars by 5, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Texans 5-8; Jaguars 4-9. SERIES RECORD: Texans lead 26-13. LAST MEETING: Texans...

Meyer's tenure with Jaguars nears new low amid more turmoil

Dec. 13, 2021 13:35 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Urban Meyer’s tenure in Jacksonville is nearing a new low, and no one could have thought that was possible 2 1/2 months ago. The Jaguars (2-11) were shut out for the first time in more than a dozen years Sunday, a 20-0 drubbing at Tennessee that showed...

Titans look to snap 2-game skid, extend home streak vs Jags

Dec. 09, 2021 15:04 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS (2-10) at TENNESSEE (8-4) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, CBS BETTING LINE: Titans by 8 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Jaguars 4-8; Titans 7-5. SERIES RECORD: Titans lead 33-21. LAST...

Difficult to measure Lawrence's progress amid Jaguars' woes

Dec. 06, 2021 13:22 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville’s offense is in such disarray that it’s nearly impossible to measure any progress rookie quarterback Trevor Lawrence might be making. The Jaguars (2-10) dropped their fourth consecutive game, a 37-7 drubbing at the Los Angeles Rams on...

LA Rams snap 3-game skid, roll over Jacksonville 37-7

Dec. 05, 2021 20:34 PM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars were the cure for just about everything that ailed the Los Angeles Rams throughout November. Matthew Stafford and the Rams hope they can stay up at this level when their stretch run gets a whole lot tougher. ...

Rams seek return to winning ways against struggling Jaguars

Dec. 02, 2021 11:58 AM EST

JACKSONVILLE (2-9) at LOS ANGELES RAMS (7-4) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Rams by 13, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Tennessee 4-7, Los Angeles 4-7. SERIES RECORD: Rams lead...

Falcons take advantage of Jaguars' mistakes in 21-14 victory

Nov. 28, 2021 17:59 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons finally found some room to run, just enough to help them stay on the fringe of the NFC playoff picture. Cordarrelle Patterson ran for a career-high 108 yards and two touchdowns in his return from an ankle injury, and the...