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It’s going to be a long week for the Jacksonville Jaguars. Two home games in four days, is going to wear a team out. The physical toll is going to be demanding and the mental strain of it may be worse. Jaguars fans are going to have some tired kitties to root for this week! This is a big reason why the NFL needs to abolish Thursday night games.
As a fan, more football is always better than less football, but there has to be a compromise somewhere when it comes to players’ health and safety. The Jaguars will find that out in the hard way this week. Players will tell you to a man, that Thursday is about when the bodies start to feel normal again after a brutal Sunday game.… Read more
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The Jaguars will be without cornerback Rashean Mathis Sunday against Detroit because of a groin injury and could be without Derek Cox because of a back injury.
Mathis did not practice today and was ruled out on the teams injury report while Cox did limited work after taking Thursday off and is listed as questionable.
Had a helmet. Practiced. Ran around. Had fun, Cox said...
The fantasy season is nearing its postseason. The weeks are winding down; the injuries are piling up. You need to stay ahead of everything in order...
The Jacksonville Jaguars have declared WR Anthony Armstrong, SS Dwight Lowery, FB Greg Jones, DL Jeris Pendleton, RB Maurice Jones-Drew, RB Montell Owens, CB Rashean Mathis inactive for Week 9. Source: KFFL.com Attached Thumbnails
This has been a rough season for Jaguars fans, and my predictions for this team's success have been next to useless. That being the case, I've seen a lot to like from Blaine Gabbert over the past couple of weeks, and the Jaguars are catching the Detroit Lions at the right time.
Calvin Johnson, by far the Lions' biggest threat on offense, could be out against the Jaguars...
The Jaguars flurry of roster moves continued Saturday when they promoted fullback Will Taufoou from the practice squad and waived center/guard Steve Vallos.
Taufoou has been on the practice squad the entire regular season and became needed when fullback Greg Jones and running back Montell Owens were ruled out because of injuries.
Taufoou has also been with Chicago...
The Lions are a precarious 3-4, trying to get back into the playoff race. This weekend they face a seemingly weak Jacksonville Jaguars, but don't let this game fool you. The Lions may have their hands full.
The Jaguars are coming off of two straight tough losses. They were all over the Raiders two weeks ago before Blaine Gabbert left the game. Chad Henne was unable to preserve...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Detroit Lions didn't need to rally in this one.
Mikel Leshoure ran for three touchdowns, Calvin Johnson got involved early and the Lions turned in their most complete victory of the season, 31-14 over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.
Detroit dominated from start to finish, building a three-score lead before halftime and coasting after the break...
Notice! That’s what the rest of the NFC North has been put on as Detroit continues to put up yards and points by beating the Jacksonville Jaguars 31-14 today from EverBank Field.
More so though the Lions fought back to .500 to 4-4 after starting 2-4.
With the win, Detroit is giving themselves the opportunity to fight for a playoff spot in what is turning out to be on of the toughest...
The Jacksonville Jaguars are 1-6, in the cellar of the AFC South, and haven’t won a game at home yet this year.
Looking at this matchup, it’s obviously a game that the Detroit Lions should win.
The game will be played in Jacksonville, and airs at 1:05p.m. on Fox.
In the NFL this season, with parity at an all-time high, if the Lions take that attitude into this game they will...
On the heels of another fourth quarter rally, the Detroit Lions head south to take on the Jacksonville Jaguars, trying to get back to 4-4 and enter the second half push at .500. This contest will be a battle of … Continue reading →
The Jacksonville Jaguars host the Detroit Lions today at 1PM EST. Thoughts and comments below.
1. The Jacksonville Jaguars select: Barkevious Mingo | DE | LSU Blaine Gabbert has shown some promising improvements so far this season, taking a Quarterback here would be irresponsible management unless the entire front office is gone as well. Mingo isn’t putting up the numbers you’d hope but he’s the most explosive defensive player [...]