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Jags extend lead with TD on double pass

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A dose of trickery from the Jacksonville Jaguars has the team closing in on their first home victory of the season.

Receiver Ace Sanders threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to running back Jordan Todman on a double pass to extend the Jaguars lead to 24-10 over the Houston Texans with just over six minutes remaining in the third quarter.

A pass interference call against Jonathan Joseph kept another Jacksonville drive alive instead of forcing a punt from their own 15-yard line. A 48-yard carry from Maurice Jones-Drew moved the Jaguars from their own 18-yard line into Houston territory. A another critical penalty against D.J. Swearinger moved the Jaguars to the edge of the Texans’ red zone to set up the scoring play.

Chad Henne took the snap and threw to a retreating Sanders along the left sideline. Todman leaked out the backside of the play as Sanders threw the ball into the end zone. Despite the relatively slow-developing nature of the play, the Texans still couldn’t make as play as Todman made the grab to extend the Jaguars’ lead.

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10 Responses to “Jags extend lead with TD on double pass”
  1. vikescry1 says: Dec 5, 2013 10:54 PM

    oh was there a football game on tonight??

  2. raiderfankirk says: Dec 5, 2013 10:58 PM

    No worries…Texans put a QB in.

  3. ravenswhat says: Dec 5, 2013 11:06 PM

    Ace is now the 2nd best QB on the team by default.

  4. elliottcovert says: Dec 5, 2013 11:10 PM

    Sadly for Houston, Teddy Bridgewater isn’t playing especially well tonight.

  5. petthefurrywall says: Dec 5, 2013 11:15 PM

    Must be spying.

  6. chitown2831 says: Dec 5, 2013 11:31 PM

    Ohhhh no the jaguar spied on the Texans to what is league coming to!!!!!!

  7. saxguru says: Dec 5, 2013 11:36 PM

    I’m glad you guys are blogging this game so we don’t have to watch it.

  8. kingmiedus says: Dec 6, 2013 12:17 AM

    Texans are just losing on purpose at this point, no?

  9. C says: Dec 6, 2013 1:13 AM

    We’ll played Jags and a great fun game!

  10. bowmanj35 says: Dec 6, 2013 1:49 AM

    I didn’t know the CFL had a game tonight ..

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