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D.J. Chark leaves locker room on a scooter

The news just keeps getting worse for the Jaguars. Via Michael DiRocco of ESPN.com, the second-year wideout left the locker room using a scooter and wearing a protective boot. Chark left the blowout loss to the Chargers with a left ankle injury, and the fact he needed help with mobility afterward is not a good [more]

Chargers blow out the Jaguars on Philip Rivers’ birthday

The Chargers can’t figure out a way to win close games. Not being in one is a good first step. The Chargers picked up a convincing 45-10 win over the Jaguars, eliminating the need for explanations. The Jaguars (4-9) opened the game with a long field goal drive, but the Chargers wheeled off 31 unanswered [more]

Chargers up 14-3 on Jaguars

The Chargers are willing to share the wealth in the backfield. That even includes fullback Derek Watt. Watt just plowed in from a yard away to give the Chargers a 14-3 lead over the Jaguars, on a day of big numbers for the rest of the guys he normally blocks for. Melvin Gordon and Austin [more]

Week 14 injury report roundup

Week 14 of the 2019 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Bears 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. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

Bengals, Jaguars, Lions, Cardinals can all clinch last place on Sunday

So far this season, only one team has clinched its place in any division: The Saints, who have clinched first place in the NFC South. But this week, in addition to six teams having a chance to clinch the playoffs, four teams have a chance to clinch last place in their respective divisions. Those four [more]

Jaguars promote Joe Giles-Harris to take Myles Jack’s roster spot

The Jaguars had an open roster spot after placing linebacker Myles Jack on injured reserve with a knee injury. They filled it by promoting linebacker Joe Giles-Harris from the practice squad, the team announced Thursday. Giles-Harris has appeared in one game for the Jaguars in 2019 after spending most of the season on Jacksonville’s practice [more]

Eight finalists named for Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award

The NFL announced today the eight finalists for this season’s Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award, the annual award that recognizes players who play the game the right way. Jaguars defensive lineman Calais Campbell, Chargers linebacker Thomas Davis, Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton, Washington running back Adrian Peterson, Patriots wide receiver Matthew Slater, Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, [more]

Jaguars put Myles Jack on injured reserve

The season is over for Jaguars linebacker Myles Jack. Jack has been placed on injured reserve with a knee injury, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Concerns about the health of his knees were the primary reason Jack fell to the second round of the 2016 NFL draft, but he had never missed a [more]

Gardner Minshew: Time on bench “a really good experience”

Gardner Minshew is back as the starting quarterback in Jacksonville and the team is hoping to see more efficient play over the final four weeks of the season. Minshew fumbled 11 times in his first run as the team’s starter and the Jaguars were next to last in red zone offense while the rookie was [more]

Packers claim Tyler Ervin off waivers from Jaguars

The Packers claimed running back Tyler Ervin off waivers from the Jaguars on Tuesday, the team announced. Ervin is a fourth-year player out of San Jose State. He entered the league as a fourth-round draft choice of the Texans in 2015. Ervin has played 31 regular-season games and two postseason contests for the Texans (2016-18) [more]

What’s next for Ron Rivera?

During Ron Rivera’s three years as defensive coordinator with the Chargers, Rivera gave Peyton Manning fits, beating him in the playoffs and inducing four interceptions during their final meeting in 2010. That was perhaps the best argument for Rivera becoming a head coach, and it finally happened for him in 2011. Rivera has been a [more]

Jaguars sign Parry Nickerson off their practice squad

The Jaguars made a change to their cornerback group on Tuesday. The team announced that they have signed Parry Nickerson to the active roster from their practice squad. Breon Borders was waived to make room for Nickerson’s arrival. Nickerson was a sixth-round pick of the Jets last season and appeared in all 16 games as [more]

Bengals still hold top spot in 2020 NFL Draft, Giants narrow gap

For a moment on Sunday, it looked like no one wanted the top pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, since all the teams at the top of the order were winning. But we have come to count on the Giants. If the season ended today, the Bengals (1-11) would still hold the top spot in [more]

Two expensive misses, one cheap hit for Jaguars at quarterback

It’s the most important position on a football team, and it has been the focal point of the most significant decisions made by the Jaguars in recent years. From the drafting of Blake Bortles with the third overall pick in 2014 to the exercise of his fifth-year option at $19 million in 2017 to the [more]

Gardner Minshew to start for Jaguars this week

Minshew Mania is back. Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone announced on Monday that Minshew will start at quarterback against the Chargers in Week 14. The move comes a day after Minshew replaced Nick Foles during a 28-11 loss to the Buccaneers. Marrone declined to discuss his quarterback plans for this week after the game, but [more]

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