Jags CB House struggles against Julio Jones

In Sunday's 23-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons, Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Davon House became the latest in a long line of those who have tried (and failed) to slow down Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones.The NFL leader in receptions, Jones caught nine passes for 118 yards and a touchdown with House covering him. Atlanta got Jones involved early, with quarterback Matt Ryan completing...
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December 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Chargers head to Jacksonville to take on Jaguars

Having put together a rare winning streak, the Jacksonville Jaguars appear to have a favorable matchup as they look to tie their longest run of the past eight seasons and remain in the thick of the AFC South race. The San Diego Chargers, losers of a league-worst six in a row, visit EverBank Field on Sunday. The Jaguars have won two straight for just the second time in five years...
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November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars CB Davon House not resting after reclaiming starting job

With his Week 7 benching behind him, Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Davon House has firmly re-established himself as starter.House, who was pulled from the starting lineup for one game after struggling to contain Houston wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins in Jacksonville's Oct. 18 loss to the Texans, has played 200 of 203 snaps since taking back the starting spot against the New York...
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November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars' free-agent additions come up big in win over Titans

A trio of high-profile free agent additions made a big contribution to Jacksonville's 19-13 win over the Tennessee Titans Thursday night.Defensive lineman Jared Odrick, tight end Julius Thomas and cornerback Davon House, who signed for a combined $113 million last March, all made impact plays in the fourth quarter of the victory.Odrick, who had four tackles in the game, came through...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Three keys to victory and game prediction

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers travel to the city of brotherly love to tangle with the Philadelphia Eagles today at 1 P.M. EST. on Fox. Here are a few keys to victory for the Bucs. Continue the defensive revival For the second consecutive week, the Bucs will be facing an NFC East opponent with an offense in shambles. Last week, Tampa Bay teed off and took advantage of a Dallas Cowboys...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Jags CB House comes up huge in win over Baltimore

Entering Sunday's win over the Baltimore, Jacksonville's defensive backs had failed to intercept a pass in the team's first eight games of the season.Thanks to a superb second half from cornerback Davon House, that streak is over.House intercepted a pair of Joe Flacco third-quarter passes in the Jaguars' 22-20 victory.“I really don’t understand why they keep throwing my way like...
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November 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Seven worst quarterback performances from Week 10

The NFL’s Week 10 schedule featured some quarterback performances we’d all like to forget about. Some of the worst showings from the league’s leading men were put forth by the usual suspects, while others were definite surprises. This upcoming list would be even longer if not for some outstanding late-game efforts by a couple of superstars who pulled themselves and their...
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November 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars kick field goal on untimed down to beat Ravens for first road win

BALTIMORE (AP) -- Jason Myers kicked a 53-yard field goal after Jacksonville got one final play on a facemask penalty with no time left, and the Jaguars ended their 13-game road losing streak Sunday with a 22-20 victory over the Baltimore Ravens.Down 20-19 with no timeouts, the Jaguars got the ball at their 20 with 1:06 left. After moving to the Baltimore 49, Blake Bortles took the...
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November 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Davon House returns to starting lineup for Jacksonville

After losing his starting spot two weeks ago against the Buffalo Bills, Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Davon House was back with the first team for Sunday's loss against the New York Jets.House defended Jets star receiver Brandon Marhsall and finished the afternoon with two tackles, while breaking up one pass. Marhsall ended up catching four passes for 44 yards and a touchdown in...
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November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Late pick thwarts Jaguars' comeback attempt in loss to Jets

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Ryan Fitzpatrick threw two touchdown passes while playing with a torn ligament in his left thumb, Chris Ivory ran for two scores and the New York Jets took advantage of late mistakes by the Jacksonville Jaguars and hung on to win 28-23 on Sunday.Brandon Marshall had a 20-yard TD catch after the Jets (5-3) recovered a muffed punt late in the fourth quarter...
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November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars still undecided on starting corner opposite Colvin

As the Jaguars got back to work with their first padded practice after the bye, head coach Gus Bradley said the team is still unsure who will start at cornerback Sunday against the Jets opposite Aaron Colvin.Davon House started the first six games of the season, before being benched in Jacksonville's win over the Bills in favor of Dwayne Gratz. However, Gratz struggled against the...
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November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jags noncommittal about Davon House regaining starting spot

The Jaguars decided to bench starting cornerback Davon House for last Sunday's 34-31 win over the Buffalo Bills, and while his replacement struggled, the team is stopping short of saying House will get his job back after this week's bye.Dwayne Gratz, who started in place of House, was picked on repeatedly by the Bills, giving up two touchdowns. Gratz was also called for pass interference...
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October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Staff predictions: Miami Dolphins v. Houston Texans

Oct 18, 2015; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (10) makes a touchdown catch over Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Davon House (31) during the second half of a football game at EverBank Field. Houston won 31-20. Mandatory Credit: Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports Despite the Houston Texans’ 2-4 record they have done some impressive things on the...
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October 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Jags demote CB Davon House after struggles against DeAndre Hopkins

Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Davon House lost his starting spot, at least for this week, after his difficulty slowing down wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins last Sunday's loss to the Houston Texans.Per the Florida Times-Union, Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley informed House on Wednesday he wouldn't be starting this week's game against the Buffalo Bills and would instead play nickel...
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October 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston Texans gain momentum after week 6 win

Oct 18, 2015; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins (10) makes a catch over Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Davon House (right) in the second quarter at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Logan Bowles-USA TODAY Sports This past Sunday the Houston Texans defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars, 31 to 20 in a convincing fashion. With that win, the Texans move...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

DeAndre Hopkins named AFC Offensive Player of the Week

After a dominating Week 6 performance against the Jacksonville Jaguars, the NFL named Houston Texans wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins the AFC Offensive Player of the Week.Hopkins caught 10 passes for 148 yards and two touchdowns in the 31-20 win. He is the first player in NFL history to record at least nine catches and 145 yards receiving in three consecutive games and tied a franchise...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

DeAndre Hopkins is off to a Torrid Start, in an Otherwise Lethargic AFC South

JACKSONVILLE, FL – OCTOBER 18: DeAndre Hopkins #10 of the Houston Texans attempts a reception against Davon House #31 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the game at EverBank Field on October 18, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images) Hidden among a collectively pathetic start to the NFL’s regular season by AFC South teams is the emergence of the...
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October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars' secondary limping into Colts game

The Jacksonville Jaguars face a big test on Sunday in the form of Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts offense and they may have to do it severely shorthanded in the secondary.Three of the Jacksonville's defensive backs were hurt in last Sunday's 51-17 loss to New England and, as ESPN's Mike DiRocco points out the team may be without as many as five members of the secondary this...
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September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Jags' Thompson pressed into duty at safety

The roller coaster that has been Peyton Thompson's 2015 season with the Jacksonville Jaguars continued in Sunday's 51-17 loss to New England. Thompson, who battled a hamstring injury that kept him out the entire preseason, was cut at the end of training camp, and signed to the practice squad after clearing waivers. He was then brought up to active roster for Jacksonville's Week 2...
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September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

DB Peyton Thompson steps up for the Jaguars

A rash of injuries in the Jacksonville Jaguars' secondary provided Peyton Thompson with an opportunity to play last Sunday against the Miami Dolphins, and the cornerback responded. With Davon House, Dwayne Gratz and Jonathan Cyprien all out, Thompson played 36 snaps in the 23-20 win over Miami, as well as 12 on special teams. "He’s very smart and his mentality is to be very aggressive...
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September 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Thompson’s Cornerback Plan Paying Off Early

The transformation of the Green Bay Packers secondary from the 2014 season to this season fully embodies what Ted Thompson is all about as a general manager and how he chooses to run the team. One of the strengths of Green Bay’s defense last season was its ability to run four cornerbacks out at a time who had the ability to plaster their man in coverage. In today’s NFL where...
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August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

PACKERS FOOTBALL FRIDAY: What to do with Micah Hyde?

Micah Hyde is a good NFL player.  One thing is absolutely certain: he’s a hell of a punt returner.  Hyde has averaged over 13.5 yards per return in his career and has taken 3 punts back to the house while splitting duty with Randall Cobb.  Ideally, Cobb can stick to offense, Hyde can return punts and rookie Ty Motgomery can handle kickoffs.  The big question is: what do you...
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July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers sign 1st-round pick DB Damarious Randall

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) First-round draft pick Damarious Randall has signed his rookie contract with the Green Bay Packers. The defensive back out of Arizona State was the 30th overall selection in this year's draft. He was the last of the Packers' eight picks this year to sign a contract. Randall has been taking part in offseason workouts, including the first day of mandatory minicamp...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Green Bay Packers lock up a guy they hope is really good for a long time

The Green Bay Packers will likely need first round pick Damarious Randall to contribute right away in 2015. One hurdle is reportedly completed. #Packers signed 1st round pick Damarious Randall. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) June 16, 2015 Randall could play right away for the Packers this season as the team lost both Tramon Williams and Davon House during free agency. The former...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Houston Texans cheerleaders make for one sexy music video

Everybody needs a little extra motivation on Mondays, luckily the Houston Texans cheerleaders are providing it with their amazing sun-kissed bodies. Check out these fine ladies showing off their gorgeous looks and oh, lip sync skills: We, really, really like you too. @TexansCheer covers @carlyraejepsen's new hit song. WATCH: http://t.co/Gx9nUuc6H1 pic.twitter.com/cYnoMT74O6 ...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss
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