Found November 26, 2012 on Fox Sports Florida:
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Until Sunday, the Jacksonville Jaguars hadn't held a second-half lead at home all season. No wonder it nearly caused problems. Moments after Cecil Shorts III caught a pass from Chad Henne and raced 59 yards to give the Jaguars a 14-6 lead in the third quarter against Tennessee, two offensive linemen tried to jump into the stands to celebrate. Luckily for the Jaguars, rookie guard Mike Brewster was unable to leap the wall. Officials warned coach Mike Mularkey that his team nearly drew a penalty for unsportsmanlike conduct. "I did not know there was a rule that you couldn't have more than one guy do the leap," Mularkey said Monday. "It's a good problem." One the Jaguars (2-9) would gladly welcome again as they try to build on their 24-19 victory Sunday that snapped a seven-game losing streak. They play at Buffalo (4-7) on Sunday, trying to start a winning streak. For Mularkey, it's a return to where he got his first ...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Henne sparks Jags in win vs. Titans

Chad Henne threw two touchdown passes, sparking the NFL's worst offense for the second consecutive week, and the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Tennessee Titans 24-19 Sunday. The Jaguars (2-9) snapped a seven-game losing streak and were competitive at home for the first time this season. Henne was the key. Making his first start in more than 13 months, Henne found Cecil Shorts...

Henne impresses in first Jaguars start

No one wants to admit when he's wrong, but that's something many Jaguars fans are coping with following Jacksonville's home victory over the Tennessee Titans. The Jaguars looked solid on offense. Even though they only mounted four scoring drives, three of those drives resulted in touchdowns, not field goals, and the Jaguars offense continued to show the quick-strike...

Chad Henne Is Not The Answer In Jacksonville

Just two weeks ago the Jaguars were on pace to receive a consolation prize for the 2012 season, that being a no. 1 pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.That pick would bring with it a hefty decision – whether the team should pursue a quarter back to replace Blaine Gabbert.Not to jump ahead of ourselves; I acknowledge that Jacksonville is not a Super Bowl team after splitting a pair of divisional...

Chad Henne sparks Jaguars to win over Titans

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Chad Henne threw two touchdown passes, sparking the NFL's worst offense for the second consecutive week, and the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Tennessee Titans 24-19 Sunday. The Jaguars (2-9) snapped a seven-game losing streak and were competitive at home for the first time this season. Henne was the key. Making his first start in more than 13 months...

Titans' rally falls short against Jaguars

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Chad Henne threw two touchdown passes, sparking the NFL's worst offense for the second consecutive week, and the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Tennessee Titans 24-19 Sunday. The Jaguars (2-9) snapped a seven-game losing streak and were competitive at home for the first time this season. Henne was the key. Making his first start in more than 13 months...

QB Chad Henne ignites Jacksonville Jaguars offense

The Jacksonville Jaguars have been a very bad team for several seasons. Their offense has struggled over the last two seasons while the defense has been equally as bad. QB Blaine Gabbert was placed on the injured reserve list last week and Chad Henne was told that he is auditioning for a role with the team for the 2013 season. So far, Henne has responded well. Henne entered the Jaguars...

Jaguars eager to build on 1st win in 2 months

Until Sunday, the Jacksonville Jaguars hadn't held a second-half lead at home all season. No wonder it nearly caused problems. Moments after Cecil Shorts III caught a pass from Chad Henne and raced 59 yards to give the Jaguars a 14-6 lead in the third quarter against Tennessee, two offensive linemen tried to jump into the stands to celebrate. Luckily for the Jaguars, rookie...

Chad Henne leads Jaguars to win over Titans

Jacksonville has snapped a seven game losing streak. A week after losing Blaine Gabbert to injury the Jaguars entered Sunday’s game against Tennessee with Chad Henne as their quarterback. Henne proved he had some of the traits needed to win in the NFL. The free agent acquisition last off-season was 17 of 26 for 261 yards and 2 touchdowns. Cecil Shorts caught 4 of those passes as...

Cecil Shorts Stays Hot Against Titans

Jaguars receiver Cecil Shorts III caught four passes for 105 yards and a touchdown Sunday against the Titans.Fantasy Spin:Shorts is venturing into must-start territory, especially with Chad Henne under center. Since the team's Week 6 bye, Shorts has 542 yards and four touchdowns in six games.

Jaguars, Titans open thread

Chad Henne gets his first start as a Jaguars player today against the Tennessee Titans. As always, thoughts and comments about the game below.

Rivers, Henne rise in QB ranks

In the passing department this week, injuries opened the door for Colin Kaepernick and Chad Henne, each of whom has been terrific in two games with extended action. For 12-team leagues and deeper, Kaepernick already looks as if he's a weekly No. 1 option, though he has yet to be officially named the starter this week. If Kaepernick were somehow benched in favor of Alex Smith...

Week 13 Sleepers

Last weeks sleepers performed well, and hopefully helped lead your fantasy team to a win. This week is a crucial week for those still in a playoff chase. Here are some players that can surprise and help lead a team to victory. Quarterback Chad Henne, Miami Dolphins. Henne threw for multiple scores for the 2nd straight week. He also went 17 of 26 for 261 yards and finished with a...

Week Thirteen (13) Start ‘em & Sit ‘em

Week Thirteen (13) Sit ‘Em & Start ‘Em for the 2012-2013 Fantasy Football season by Koopafantasy. Have questions? Find me on Twitter: @Blackie_Mike Start ‘em: (CAR) Cam Newton vs. (KC) – Newton looked much better on Monday night than he had most of the season, granted it was against the lowly Eagles, whom look worse with each passing week. He doesn’t have the nicest...

RotoWire NFL No. 2 Quarterbacks

In the passing department this week, injuries opened the door for Colin Kaepernick and Chad Henne, each of whom has been terrific in two games with extended action. For 12-team leagues and deeper, Kaepernick already looks as if he's a weekly No. 1 option, though he has yet to be officially named the starter this week. If Kaepernick were somehow benched in favor of Alex Smith...
Jaguars News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.