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Ravens talking sleep strategy, as well as football strategy

The Ravens have to worry about the Jaguars’ defense, they have to worry about Leonard Fournette, and they have to worry about bedtime. As they prepare for tonight’s trip to London, where they’ll face the Jaguars Sunday morning, the Ravens are working with their players to get as much rest as possible. According to Jamison Hensley [more]

Jaguars hope Allen Hurns continues to be “Mr. London”

Heading into the regular season, it looked like Allen Hurns was going to be playing a diminished role in the Jaguars offense but Allen Robinson‘s torn ACL in the opener pushed him back into a leading role. That means he’s in prime position to continue his run of strong play in London. Hurns has scored [more]

London games have never matched two teams with winning records

The NFL is back in London on Sunday, and once again it’s for something less than a marquee game. This week it’s the 2-0 Ravens against the 1-1 Jaguars at Wembley Stadium, and that means that there has still never been a game in London matching up two teams that had winning records at the [more]

Jaguars claim Jaelen Strong

Jaelen Strong doesn’t play for the Texans anymore, but he’s staying in the AFC South. According to multiple reports, the Jaguars claimed Strong off of waivers a day after the Texans cut him loose. Strong didn’t play in the opener because he was serving a suspension and didn’t catch a pass in last Thursday’s victory [more]

Logan Ryan on Jaguars: They don’t have a lot of confidence in their QB situation

The Jaguars will go only as quarterback Blake Bortles goes. With the running game rolling in the season opener, Bortles’ 11-for-21 for 125 yards and a touchdown was good enough against the Texans. He was not good enough against the Titans. Using a conservative game plan, the Jaguars trailed Tennessee 6-3 at halftime. They had [more]

Jaguars sign Ryan Nassib, place Calvin Pryor on IR

The Jaguars have added a quarterback to their active roster. The team announced on Monday that they have signed Ryan Nassib. Nassib was a fourth-round pick of the Giants in 2013 and spent the summer with the Saints before being cut as they dropped to 53 players. Nassib played his college ball at Syracuse and [more]

DeMarco Murray’s tight hamstring opened door for Derrick Henry

The Titans slogged their way to a 6-3 halftime lead over the Jaguars on Sunday before they blew the game open with 31 points in the second half for a 37-13 victory over their AFC South rivals. Running back DeMarco Murray didn’t have much to do with that explosion. Murray ran two times for three [more]

Titans make a statement in the AFC South with blowout over Jacksonville

The AFC South looks like a thoroughly mediocre division. But the Titans made a statement today that they’re the division’s best team. The Titans went to Jacksonville and put a beating on the Jaguars, whipping them 37-16. Although the Titans deserve plenty of credit, the real story of the game was Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles, [more]

Week Two early inactives

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the early games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of the 1 p.m. ET kickoffs. Browns at Ravens Browns: DE Myles Garrett, DT T.Y. McGill, QB Cody Kessler, WR Reggie [more]

Florida teams will wear a “One Florida” helmet decal

Plenty of NFL teams wear helmet decals from time to time, for a variety of very good causes and reasons. On Sunday, the three NFL teams based in Florida will be wearing the same decal. Via Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Bucs, Jaguars, and Dolphins will be wearing a “One Florida” decal as a [more]

Yannick Ngakoue fined for roughing Deshaun Watson

Four days before he made his first NFL start, Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson made his first regular-season appearance. He took four sacks in the process. But he also drew a roughing penalty on Jaguars pass rusher Yannick Ngakoue. Via Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, the NFL has fined Ngakoue $24,309 for the infraction. As [more]

Week Two injury report roundup

Week Two kicked off on Thursday with a Texans win and it continues with 14 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. Questionable players are uncertain to play, doubtful players are unlikely to play and out should be self-explanatory. Players [more]

NFL: Dante Fowler’s kick-fumble deserved two penalties

Dante Fowler‘s kick-fumble in the season opener was athletic. It also was illegal. The Jaguars linebacker was not penalized for kicking the ball out of the hands of Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson, but officials should have thrown two flags, according to the league’s officiating chief. Alberto Riveron, in his first season as the NFL’s chief [more]

Jalen Ramsey questionable for Sunday

The Jaguars practiced without cornerback Jalen Ramsey for the third straight day on Friday, but they aren’t ruling him out of Sunday’s game against the Titans. Ramsey has been listed as questionable for the contest. He’s dealing with an ankle injury and Jaguars coach Doug Marrone described his status as day-to-day earlier in the week. [more]

J.J. Watt says his injured finger is “pretty messed up”

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt re-injured his finger in Thursday night’s victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. While Watt noted this week that his finger was “still attached” and “that’s all that matters,” he wasn’t so sure about what he would find after the game. “It was really great until the last three plays and [more]

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