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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Houston Texans didn't need a barrage of turnovers to get rolling this week.
Arian Foster ran for 110 yards and a touchdown, Ben Tate added 74 yards and two scores and the Texans dominated from the opening kickoff in a 27-7 win at Jacksonville on Sunday.
The Texans improved to 2-0 for the third consecutive season by winning their fourth in a row against the AFC South rival Jaguars, who started 0-2 for the third time in the last five years.
Jacksonville, which has never had a winning record after dropping its first two games, was far from competitive in the latest meeting.
The Texans gained 242 yards in the first half while building a 17-0 lead. Foster ran for 69 yards and a score. Tate added 49 and a touchdown. Matt Schaub, using mostly short throws, picked apart Jacksonville's defense.
The Jaguars were even worse on offense, finishing with a franchise-low 117 yards.
Blaine Gabbert played like he did as a rookie, hurrying throws, missing o...
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Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert has a hamstring injury that could prevent him from playing next week at Indianapolis.
Gabbert injured his left hamstring in the first half against Houston. He played the third quarter and one series in the fourth before leaving the game.
Gabbert completed 7 of 19 passes for 53 yards - his fewest passing yards as a starter - in Sunday...
Quarterback Blaine Gabbert is expected to be ready to play for the Jaguars in Indianapolis on Sunday after being injured in the Houston game. Gabbert suffered an injury to his gluteus maximus muscle Sunday and will be limited in practice Wednesday, coach Mike Mularkey said. Mularkey said he anticipates Gabbert being able to play in Indianapolis, but the Jaguars will have to wait...
According to Eugene Frenette, Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Mike Mularkey says that he expects quarterback Blaine Gabbert to play in next week’s game against the Colts after injuring both his toe and hamstring in yesterday’s loss to the Texans.
Mularkey says Gabbert injury not so severe that he will miss time this week. He anticipates Gabbert will play vs. Colts
Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert left Sunday's 27-7 loss to the Houston Texans with a left leg injury in the fourth quarter. Gabbert, who was replaced by Chad Henne, walked off the field under his own power. The injury did not appear to be serious but no official status report was provided. Gabbert was just 7-for-19 for 53 yards, his lowest yardage total as a pro.
The Jaguars had a nice little opener in a near road win over the Minnesota Vikings Blaine Gabbert looked serviceable, completing 23 of 39 for 260 yards, 2 touchdown, and no interceptions. Minnesota’s secondary is crap, but I was very impressed with Gabbert’s poise under pressure. I didn’t like the matchup for Gabbert because of his struggles under pressure last season. Minnesota...
On the eve of the second full week of the NFL bold moves needs to be the norm. No team is in more need of bold moves than the Jacksonville Jaguars.The home opener of the Jaguars' season could help move the franchise forward.But in order to do that, the Jaguars will need to be the initiator of bold moves.Here are three bold predictions.Blaine Gabbert will be constantly harassed...
The Houston Texans are now 2-0 and look like a Super Bowl contender.Poor Jacksonville never stood a chance and they were only able to put up a meaningless touchdown on the Texans' defense. Blaine Gabbert continues to dissapoint as he was only able to put up 53 yards on 7 of 19 completions.The Hero: Houston’s Running BacksAfter a disappointing Week 1 performance for one of...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Following the worst offensive performance in franchise history, the Jacksonville Jaguars are back where the spent much of last season.
Last in the league in total yards.
The punchless Jaguars (0-2) were downright awful in a 27-7 loss to AFC South rival Houston on Sunday, punting nine times in 12 possessions and failing to convert a single third down....
Houston Texans – 27, Jacksonville Jaguars – 7This game mostly played out exactly as most fantasy prognosticators predicted, which meant lots of running for the Texans, and not much Matt Schaub (192 total yards) passing. Because the Texans are now a run first and good defense type of team, it’s hard to count on Schaub as anything more than a backup fantasy QB.Hopefully you...