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Chad Henne gets night off as Jaguars lose to Falcons

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- T.J. Yates made a strong case to be Atlanta's backup quarterback Thursday night. Yates threw for 243 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-14 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in both teams' preseason finale. Yates had shown little in the team's first three exhibitions, completing 39.4 percent of his passes, with no touchdowns and two interceptions...
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Yates states case to be Falcons' backup QB in win over Jaguars

  T.J. Yates made a strong case to be Atlanta's backup quarterback Thursday night. Yates threw for 243 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-14 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in both teams' preseason finale. Yates had shown little in the team's first three exhibitions, completing 39.4 percent of his passes, with no touchdowns and two interceptions. Second-year player Sean...
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Jaguars observations: Jaguars don't show much in preseason finale

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Blake Bortles made the last pass of his first preseason one to remember. But will that turn out to be the last pass of his first season with the Jacksonville Jaguars? The Jaguars let the first-round pick out of UCF start Thursday night against the Atlanta Falcons and made Chad Henne one of 10 players in uniform to get the game off. After a first quarter in which...
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Chad Henne gets night off as Jaguars lose to Falcons

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- T.J. Yates made a strong case to be Atlanta's backup quarterback Thursday night. Yates threw for 243 yards and two touchdowns in a 24-14 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in both teams' preseason finale. Yates had shown little in the team's first three exhibitions, completing 39.4 percent of his passes, with no touchdowns and two interceptions...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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Blake Bortles gets starting nod for Jaguars in final preseason game

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars are starting rookie quarterback Blake Bortles in the preseason finale against Atlanta. The team made the announcement about 90 minutes before kickoff Thursday. Bortles has completed 28 of 45 passes for 435 yards and a touchdown in three preseason games, but coach Gus Bradley says Chad Henne will start the season opener at Philadelphia...
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Jaguars start rookie Bortles in preseason finale

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars are starting rookie quarterback Blake Bortles in the preseason finale against Atlanta. The team made the announcement about 90 minutes before kickoff Thursday. Bortles has completed 28 of 45 passes for 435 yards and a touchdown in three preseason games, but coach Gus Bradley says Chad Henne will start the season opener at Philadelphia...
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Blake Bortles gets starting nod for Jaguars in final preseason game

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars are starting rookie quarterback Blake Bortles in the preseason finale against Atlanta. The team made the announcement about 90 minutes before kickoff Thursday. Bortles has completed 28 of 45 passes for 435 yards and a touchdown in three preseason games, but coach Gus Bradley says Chad Henne will start the season opener at Philadelphia...
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Florida gun shop draws ire with special offer for Jacksonville Jaguars season ticket holders

Just when you thought things couldn’t get more interesting for the Jacksonville Jaguars — a franchise who has captured the attention of the entire nation with their decision to sit the third overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft, quarterback Blake Bortles behind the incumbent in Chad Henne — they have. Jax Tactical Guns, a Jacksonville Beach gun shop, has put a coupon offer in...
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Before drafting you need to see if any Jacksonville Jaguars kickers cracked fantasy top-20

With the preseason games that most teams use as a dress rehearsal now in the rearview mirror, the 2014 NFL season is officially right around the corner. The next time fans see the league’s star players it will be during games on opening weekend. That means one thing: Fantasy football drafts are upon us. In order to get a ready, it’s time to start putting together a draft board...
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VIDEO: Jacksonville Jaguars look amazing in new Madden 15 gameplay footage

Yesterday was like a national holiday for football degenerates everywhere, because EA Sports released its latest version of Madden. The new game features a number of upgrades in the game engine (finally) which should mean a more realistic NFL experience. That’s all fine and good but to be honest what has impressed me most when I see clips of the new game is how stunningly realistic...
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Jacksonville Jaguars QB Chad Henne moves up QB 1-32 rankings, cracks top-25

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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Jaguars sticking with Henne over Bortles at QB

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley selected Chad Henne as his starting quarterback in March. He hasn't wavered since. Not after the team selected Blake Bortles with the third overall pick in the NFL draft. Not after the rookie showed significant progress during organized team activities and training camp. And not after Bortles played so well in the...
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Were any Jacksonville Jaguars among the biggest heroes or goats from last week?

If any preseason game actually “matters,” it’s the ones that transpired this past weekend. They were the dress rehearsals for each team, when they let their starters play most of the first half and sometimes into the second. So it provided the best glimpse yet at who is, and who isn’t, ready to go in 2014. What players were at each extreme of the spectrum this week? To see...
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Gus Bradley being very coy with who will play at quarterback in Thursday’s preseason finale

Following Tuesday’s practice, Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley met with the media and remained coy about saying too much on who would play in Thursday’s preseason finale against the Atlanta Falcons. When asked who would play at quarterback and for how long, Bradley used injuries as a decoy, mentioning that although none of the team’s four quarterbacks are injured...
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Gus Bradley answers critics over decision to start Chad Henne at quarterback

It’s pretty obvious to anyone who has watched rookie quarterback Blake Bortles play this preseason that he’s ready to start in the NFL. The Jacksonville Jaguars made him the number three overall pick in the draft for a reason, so why aren’t they starting him? Head coach Gus Bradley was asked that very question by Peter King of Sports Illustrated. Here’s what he had to say...
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Jaguars News: Chad Henne Week 1 starter

Jacksonville Jaguars have officially announced that Chad Henne will start for them in week 1 against the Philadelphia Eagles, reports Marc Sessler with NFL.com. After three weeks of preseason games, Coach Gus Bradley has officially made up his mind. But why?You could say that Jacksonville’s most recent game against the Detroit Lions was the deciding factor for Coach Bradley’s...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars: Where do We Go from Here? P.S. Week 4

1. All eyes are on the quarterback battle. As Blake Bortles, upon entering the game late in the second quarter, brought enthusiasm and energy into the game that Chad Henne had lacked, showing the playmaking skills that were missing the entire first half and immediately picking up the pace and play of the entire offense. That included the line, which was being pummeled by Detroit...
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Jacksonville Jaguars Fantasy Football Outlook

JAG-ri-culture!You know what my fantasy is?#453620146 / gettyimages.comMy fantasy is that someday the Jags are actually a fantasy preview that someone clicks on with any sense of urgency and interest whatsoever. There have been years in the past where the Jags provided not one but two solid Fantasy RB options with MJD and Fred Taylor. 2014 is the first year in over a decade where...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Blake Bortles: The Real Reason He Will Not Start For The Jaguars

It has become the mantra no one in Jacksonville wants to hear, but appears to be the company line in terms of who opens the 2014 NFL season behind center.“Chad Henne is our starter.”At the beginning of the offseason, it seemed like a good idea. Re-sign the veteran to lead the offense, draft a rookie and let him develop. The Jaguars did just that, but the results were not what...
Via Football Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jags Quarterback Battle Settled by the Coaches

#453977274 / gettyimages.com We are three week into the pre season. And every since the draft the story line has been when to start the 3rd round draft pick Blake Bortles. Chad Henne has been a steady mediocre player throughout most of his career. Until week three Bortles has only played against 2nd and 3rd string players. This week he played against 1st team players and did well...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Ndamukong Suh of Detroit Lions with another dirty hit on a quarterback

On Friday night Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh made yet another dirty hit on a quarterback. This time the victim was Chad Henne of the Jacksonville Jaguars. Here’s a clip of the play, which shows Suh driving through Henne’s chest with his helmet after he releases the ball:   Suh was flagged by the officials for roughing the passer. C.J. Mosely was supportive,...
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Chad Henne Is Name Starter For Jaguars

The Jaguars have officially named Chad Henne their starting quarterback.Fantasy Spin:It was a foregone conclusion that Henne would start. The question is, how long will he hold off Blake Bortles? The team wants to give Bortles the year to learn as a backup, but he figures to start at some point. He's outplayed Henne this preseason.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Takeaways From Jaguars Preseason Game 3

1. Chad Henne is the Starter #453977274 / gettyimages.com This obviously wasn’t explicitly mentioned in the game, obviously, but after the game the Jaguars made it clear that Chad Henne would lead the team as the starting Quarterback in game one of the regular season.  Henne hasn’t looked as good as Bortles, but it seems like Bortles hasn’t done enough in the coaches eyes...
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Ndamukong Suh roughs Chad Henne

Ndamukong Suh was again flagged for a hit against a quarterback. And again, it happened in the preseason. Suh was nailed with a roughing the passer personal foul call on Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Chad Henne during the second quarter of the Detroit Lions' 13-12 win Friday night. On video replay, it appeared Suh lowered his helmet into Henne's chest after the quarterback...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cecil Shorts: Getting Ready for the Detroit Lions

After being challenged at the beginning of the offseason to not only be a better pas catcher this season for the Jacksonville Jaguars but a leader for the younger players in the receiving corps, Cecil Shorts has not had the type of training camp befitting those kinds of expectations. Injuries have prevented him from being on the playing field and working on his timing and his consistency...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss
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