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Jacksonville Jaguars V. Atlanta Falcons Review: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
December 16th, 2011 at 10:58 AM
It was an ugly night as the Jacksonville Jaguars lost to the Atlanta Falcons, 14-41.  ***PHOTO1*** The Good Maurice Jones-Drew definitely deserves an award for his efforts this year. He had 112 yards while averaging 6.6 yards per carry. It's a shame that his efforts were wasted by the ineptness of the passing...

Jacksonville Jaguars Demolished by Atlanta Falcons 41-14
December 15th, 2011 at 11:27 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars suffered one of their most embarrassing losses in franchise history Thursday night, falling to the Atlanta Falcons 41-14.  ***PHOTO1***   Atlanta wasted no time in the Thursday Night Massacre, scoring on a seven-play, 75-yard drive to start the game. Quarterback Matt Ryan hit Julio Jones for a 29-yard score and...

With WRs Mike Thomas and Cecil Shorts Out Against the Atlanta Falcons, the Remaining Receivers Have a Chance to Keep a Spot for Next Year
December 15th, 2011 at 5:46 PM
Without a doubt, wide receiveris the weakest area of the Jacksonville Jaguars  going into the offseason. The position is likely to be addressed in free agency and/or the 2012 NFL Draft. With Cecil Shorts and Mike Thomas unable to play due to injury (The short week didn't help either), the...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Atlanta Falcons Preview: 5 Keys to Victory
December 14th, 2011 at 9:36 AM
Here are 5 Keys to Victory as the Jacksonville Jaguars seek to maintain momentum in primetime as they face the Atlanta Falcons in the Georgia Dome. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Protect Blaine Gabbert  It''s simple, keep Blaine off of the ground and he can make plays for you, If Ray Edwards and John Abraham are...

Jacksonville Jaguars V. Atlanta Falcons Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
December 13th, 2011 at 11:13 AM
Here are 3 matchups to watch as the Jacksonville Jaguars go into the Gerogia Dome to face the Atlanta Falcons. ***PHOTO1*** 3. LB Paul Posluszny v. RB Michael Turner Like the Chargers and Texans, the Falcons thrive on the play-action pass. If you want to stop the Falcon offense in its' tracks, you...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Review: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
December 12th, 2011 at 12:22 PM
It was a fun day in the rain as the Jacksonville Jaguars thrashed the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 41-14 on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** The Good Maurice Jones-Drew is the best running back in the league, hands down and he deserves to get the rushing title. He accounted for 4 touchdowns today, which surpassed Fred Taylor...

Jacksonville Jaguars Capitalize Off of Turnovers, Beat Tampa Bay Buccaneers 41-14
December 11th, 2011 at 4:44 PM
It had all the makings of another abysmal, forgettable loss. ***PHOTO1***   The Jacksonville Jaguars were trailing the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 14-0 in the second quarter. And then, a scoring frenzy.     Jacksonville (4-9) put up 28 points in the final seven minutes of the half and rode that momentum to defeat the Bucs...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: 5 Keys to Victory
December 10th, 2011 at 3:27 PM
Here are 5 keys to victory as the Jackjsonville Jaguars face off against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at Everbank Field. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Keep Blaine Gabbert off of the Turf The Jags did a pretty good job of doing this in the first half against the San Diego Chargers, but like Blaine's...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers V. Jacksonville Jaguars: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
December 8th, 2011 at 5:35 PM
Here are three matchups to watch on Sunday as the Jacksonville Jaguars face off against the slumping Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  ***PHOTO1*** 3. RB Maurice Jones-Drew v. Bucs Linebackers If Mojo gets the upper hand, it could be a long day for the Bucs defense, which has been struggling throughout the year.Setting up the...

Tampa Bay QB Josh Freeman Expected to Play Against Jacksonville Jaguars
December 7th, 2011 at 10:34 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars haven't caught many breaks this season. ***PHOTO1*** So it stands to reason that they won't get any against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-8) this Sunday. Tampa Bay quarterback Josh Freeman, who missed last week's game against the Carolina Panthers with a sore throwing shoulder, is expected to be back against...

Jacksonville Jaguars Shredded in 38-14 Loss to San Diego Chargers
December 5th, 2011 at 11:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mel Tucker’s head coaching debut could not have gone much worse.   The Jacksonville Jaguars had their worse defensive performance of the season, as the team fell to the San Diego Chargers 38-14 on Monday night.   Tucker, who was named the team’s interim head coach after the Jaguars fired Jack Del Rio this...

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Kevin Rutland Has a Chance to Prove Himself Against the San Diego Chargers
December 5th, 2011 at 5:49 PM
CBs Kevin Rutland and Ashton Youboty are projected to be tonight's starters as the Jacksonville Jaguars face the San Diego Chargers in primetime. Youboty's starting debut against the Houston Texans was pretty successful, holding Andre Johnson to two catches and recovering a fumble for a touchdown. Now, Kevin Rutland will...

San Diego Chargers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: the Defensive X-Factor
December 5th, 2011 at 12:34 PM
The defensive X-Factor makes a lot more sense. Dwight Lowery seems to be the answer at free safety for the Jacksonville Jaguars and it should definitely show on Monday Night Football. ***PHOTO1*** If you haven't heard about it by now, Philip Rivers isn't having a very good year. He leads the league...

San Diego Chargers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: Offensive X-Factor
December 4th, 2011 at 9:42 PM
As I was working on some cardio at the gym on Friday, I was thinking about the upcoming football game (It makes for a pleasant distraction from the torture). I could just see Mike Thomas having a big day against the San Diego Chargers on Monday Night. And so, the...

San Diego Chargers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: 5 Keys to Victory
December 3rd, 2011 at 11:58 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars will be facing the San Diego Chargers in Everbank Field on Monday Night. Time to get this thing started. ***PHOTO1*** 5. Unleash the Beast Maurice Jones-Drew needs at least 25-30 touches against the Chargers. Sure, one of the storylines will be that he needs 95 rushing yards to take a...

San Diego Chargers V. Jacksonville Jaguars Preview: 3 Key Matchups to Watch
December 3rd, 2011 at 12:39 AM
Here are three matchups to watch as the Jacksonville Jaguars take on the San Diego Chargers on Monday Night football. ***PHOTO1*** 3. LB Paul Posluszny v. RB Ryan Matthews The biggest reason that the Jaguars lost to the Chargers last year was not the fact that Antonio Gates was running free in the...

Jacksonville Jaguars OT Guy Whimper Had His Shot, It’s Time for Cameron Bradfield to Start
December 1st, 2011 at 6:18 PM
Enough. I have had enough of watching Guy Whimper whiff on blocks against speed rushers every week with Baline Gabbert suffering the consequences. Whimper was directly responsible for at least three sacks against the Houston Texans. It has become fairly obvious that he won't improve, so why not give the...

Report: Jacksonville Jaguars Owner Wayne Weaver Sells Teams
November 29th, 2011 at 11:33 AM
After announcing the firing of head coach Jack Del Rio on Tuesday Jacksonville Jaguars owner Wayne Weaver will be selling the team to business man Shahid Khan. ***PHOTO1*** ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the news of the sale on Twitter this morning and First Coast News said that Kahn was the one purchasing the...

Houston Texans V. Jacksonville Jaguars Review: the Good the Bad, and the Ugly
November 28th, 2011 at 8:41 AM
It was another frustrating day for the Jaguars offense as the Jacksonville Jaguars fell to the Houston Texans 13-20. Let's get it started. ***PHOTO1*** The Good Where would this offense be without Maurice Jones-Drew? Oh yeah, nowhere. Mojo had 166 total yards today, including 99 yards on the ground. Perhaps the Jags should...

Offense Sputters Again for Jacksonville Jaguars in 20-13 Loss to Houston Texans
November 27th, 2011 at 4:13 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars had another forgettable performance in a 20-13 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday afternoon. ***PHOTO1*** The injury-ravaged Jaguars (17 players on IR) compiled just 255 yards of total offense against a Houston squad that’s dealing with some serious injury problems too.   Jacksonville (3-8) got on the board early when...