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Chargers-Jaguars Preview Capsule

Dec. 5, 2019 2:37 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (4-8) vs JACKSONVILLE (4-8) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. EST, FOX OPENING LINE — Chargers by 2 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Los Angeles 3-8-1, Jacksonville 5-7 SERIES RECORD — Chargers lead 7-3 LAST MEETING — Jaguars beat Chargers 20-17, OT, Nov. 12, 2017 LAST WEEK — Broncos beat...

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...

Six rookie QBs have already earned wins this season

Dec. 5, 2019 3:11 AM EST

While Tom Brady and Drew Brees pursue Peyton Manning, Devlin Hodges is chasing Ed Rubbert. Say what? Manning's record of 539 touchdown passes could be broken by both Brady and Brees during the final month of the regular season. Brady has thrown 535 TD passes and Brees has 532. As for Hodges, he only has three...

Chargers resisting youth movement despite 4-8 record

Dec. 2, 2019 7:27 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Anthony Lynn has no intention of turning the final four games of the Los Angeles Chargers’ season into an audition for younger players. The Chargers have dropped three straight and fell to 4-8 with Sunday’s 23-20 loss at Denver. With their playoff hopes essentially...

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...

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...

Bucs turn Foles’ turnovers into touchdowns, beat Jags 28-11

Dec. 1, 2019 6:03 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The shouting could be heard as soon as the locker room doors opened. Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Yannick Ngakoue and center Brandon Linder were standing face to face and having a heated exchange before teammates stepped in to separate them. It was a clear sign the Jaguars...

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Dec. 1, 2019 5:32 PM EST

The Latest on Week 13 in the NFL (all times EST): ___ 5:03 p.m. The Chiefs lead the Raiders 7-0 after the first quarter of their pivotal AFC West showdown. Kansas City came into the game 7-4 and Oakland 6-5, and the Chiefs already have beaten the Raiders on the road. That means a win by the Chiefs gives them a...

Washington State offense missing in recent Apple Cup games

Nov. 27, 2019 2:07 PM EST

Throughout his tenure at Washington State, Mike Leach’s offense has found a way to torment the rest of the Pac-12. With one exception. The Air Raid has been grounded when facing Washington in the Apple Cup. Washington State has not scored more than 17 points against Washington since Leach’s first...

QBs Gordon, Eason grab the attention in Apple Cup

Nov. 26, 2019 12:44 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — While he’s tried to avoid getting wrapped up in the outside conversation, Jacob Eason knows it’s there. Washington’s quarterback has chosen not to engage as much as he can even if the questions don’t stop coming about his future. “The Twitter, the...