Found December 21, 2013 on Sports Injury Alert:
The Jacksonville Jaguars play host to the Tennessee Titans this Sunday in a divisional match-up that carries little importance for two teams that have seen their playoff dreams dashed. It is hard to believe there are positives to find within a 4-10 record, but when you've won four of six games in the NFL, you're doing something right. Winning is always the goal, but maintaining health is equally important in a lost season.The Jaguars placed running back Maurice Jones-Drew on the injury report for the second straight week, with the team bell cow expected to play on Sunday after missing last week's loss to Buffalo with a strained hamstring. MJD is listed as questionable, but did participate in Friday's walkthrough. Jordan Todman is ready to go should MJD miss the game. The Cats' secondary has seen better days, with cornerback Alan Ball and rookie safety Jonathan Cyprien battling tedious, late season injuries. Ball has a shoulder injury, with Cyprien nursing the sam...
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