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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...

Little big man Edwards-Helaire emerges as go-to guy for LSU

Nov. 10, 2019 4:47 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Clyde Edwards-Helaire had seemingly sealed one of the most satisfying victories in the history of LSU football with a tackle-breaking touchdown run late in the fourth quarter. Back on the sideline as delirious Tigers fans began to celebrate in Bryant-Denny Stadium, Edwards-Helaire...

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...

Watson shines as Texans win to enter off week atop AFC South

Nov. 4, 2019 3:31 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Another week, another amazing play by Deshaun Watson. Wrapped up by two defenders and about to be pulled to the ground, Watson saw Carlos Hyde behind him and pitched the ball to the running back to avoid a sack and keep a drive alive in Houston's 26-3 victory over Jacksonville in London on...

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...

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...

Saints hit bye week gratified by their resilience, balance

Oct. 31, 2019 3:58 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With Michael Thomas' prolific receiving and Cam Jordan's pass-rushing prowess setting the tone, the Saints spent most of the past six weeks disproving the notion that they would sink without record-setting quarterback Drew Brees. Now Brees is back and in form, and the Saints will emerge...

Texans-Jaguars Preview Capsule

Oct. 31, 2019 1:29 PM EDT

HOUSTON (5-3) vs JACKSONVILLE (4-4) at Wembley Stadium, London Sunday, 9:30 a.m. ET, NFL Network OPENING LINE — Texans by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Houston 4-4, Jacksonville 5-3 SERIES RECORD — Texans lead 22-13 LAST MEETING — Texans beat Jaguars 13-12, Sept. 15, 2019 LAST WEEK —...