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Rams remain confident with time running out to build winner

Dec. 01, 2021 19:17 PM EST

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — With losses piling up and the doubters of their audacious plan growing louder, the Los Angeles Rams realize the clock is ticking on this midseason attempt to transform a good team into a star-studded Super Bowl contender. Von Miller still...

Jaguars' Urban Meyer says he's not a candidate at Notre Dame

Nov. 30, 2021 16:27 PM EST

Urban Meyer says he will not be Notre Dame's next head coach. The Jacksonville Jaguars coach flatly squashed any speculation about his immediate future when asked by The Associated Press on Tuesday about the vacancy at Notre Dame created by Brian Kelly's abrupt departure...

Jags losing Jalen Ramsey trade, now face their former star

Nov. 29, 2021 14:59 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars lost the Jalen Ramsey trade, at least so far. And when they face Ramsey on Sunday for the first time since dealing the Pro Bowl cornerback to the Los Angeles Rams early in the 2019 season, it will be a stark reminder of...

Jags turn to up-tempo scheme, option plays to help Lawrence

Nov. 28, 2021 18:46 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars made a couple of offensive tweaks in hopes of being, well, less offensive on offense. The Jaguars used an up-tempo scheme at times and called more option plays with quarterback Trevor Lawrence in a 21-14 loss to Atlanta...

Pitts returns to site of vicious hit as Falcons play at Jags

Nov. 26, 2021 11:12 AM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Pitts’ last trip to Jacksonville ended in painful fashion. The star tight end was knocked out of Florida’s game against rival Georgia on a vicious hit a little more than a year ago. Pitts suffered a concussion, and his helmet twisted...

Jaguars rule out CB Griffin (concussion) against Falcons

Nov. 26, 2021 11:06 AM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars ruled out starting cornerback Shaquill Griffin for Sunday’s game against Atlanta. Griffin is dealing with a concussion. Coach Urban Meyer also said Friday that running back James Robinson...

Reeling Falcons, struggling Jaguars get chance to end skids

Nov. 24, 2021 15:48 PM EST

ATLANTA (4-6) at JACKSONVILLE (2-8) Sunday, 1 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE: Falcons by 1, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Atlanta 4-6; Jacksonville 4-6. SERIES RECORD: Falcons lead 4-3. ...

Top rivalries: Iron Bowl, The Game, Army-Navy, Red River

Nov. 23, 2021 15:04 PM EST

The best college football rivalries can change over time depending on the state of the programs involved. Go back 25 or 30 years and Miami-Florida State probably would have been near the top of most lists. Nowadays, while still heated and entertaining, ‘Canes-’Noles...

Offensive regression leads Jaguars to 'hard conversations'

Nov. 22, 2021 13:18 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville’s offense has regressed to the point where coach Urban Meyer is fielding questions about potential staff changes with nearly two months left in the season. The Jaguars (2-8) are averaging 264.5 yards and 10.8 points over their...

Inconsistent Jaguars 'not going to panic' after another dud

Nov. 21, 2021 19:04 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Urban Meyer has a wildly inconsistent team. It could be talent. It could be inexperience. It could be coaching. Regardless, it’s a problem for the Jaguars. Jacksonville delivered one of its biggest...