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In early 2011, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler absorbed plenty of criticism after tapping out of the NFC title game with a knee injury. The naysayers were legitimized by Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew, who openly questioned Cutler’s toughness onUpvote Share Tweet
The timing isn’t the best for the Jaguars. Still reeling after giving up six sacks to the Cincinnati Bengals Sunday, the Jaguars may face an even tougher challenge this Sunday when they take on the Chicago Bears’ defensive line and their premier defenUpvote Share TweetThe previous two years, Mike Thomas was the Jaguars' leading receiver, catching a combined 120 passes for 1,235 yards. But having taken a backseat through the first month of the season to newcomers Laurent Robinson (free agency) and Justin Blackmon (dra…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Oct 3, 2012The Bengals are starting to look healthier at cornerback after facing the Jaguars with just three healthy bodies at the position. Leon Hall practiced on Wednesday for the first time since injuring his hamstring during a September practice and Nate Cleme…Upvote Share Tweet
CB Cox not sure about exclusive coverage on Bears' MarshallNot since his rookie season in 2009, when Rashean Mathis missed four consecutive games with a groin injury, does Jaguars’ cornerback Derek Cox recall being assigned to cover the opposing team’s best receiver for most or all of one game.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL may need to move Raiders-Jaguars game on Oct. 21profootballtalk.com Oct 3, 2012There’s only one stadium still in use by teams from both Major League Baseball and the National Football League, but one is all you need to create a scheduling problem. The league could be dealing with one in a couple of weeks. Should the Oakland A’sUpvote Share Tweet
Jaguars' Laurent Robinson sitting outQuick hitters from the Jaguars’ open locker room session and coach Mike Mularkey’s session with the media: *Receiver Laurent Robinson (concussion) will not practice today but Mularkey has not ruled him for Sunday’s game against Chicago. Robinson hasUpvote Share TweetThe Jaguars stay out of the division for a second straight week when they host 3-1 Chicago on Sunday. While the Jaguars were slapped around for most of their loss to Cincinnati, the Bears were the clear aggressor in their 34-18 beatdown of Dallas on Mon…Upvote Share Tweet
Blogger Blitz: Tired of waiting on JagsESPN.com Oct 3, 2012A quarter of the way through the 2012 season, I can't help but look at the Jaguars and question their acquisition and development of talent.Upvote Share TweetAs the Jaguars start preparing for the Chicago Bears today with a practice outside EverBank Field, some notes and things to watch this week: *Chicago has been installed as a 5.5-point favorite over the Jaguars. The Bears are a road favorite for the firs…Upvote Share Tweet
Countdown Daily AccuScore: CHI-JACOct 3Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Bears-Jaguars
Inside the Huddle with John ClaytonOct 3John Clayton breaks down Matthew Stafford's dropping yards-per-attempt average, J. J. Watts' greatness at DE, young QBs, CBs and WRs.
Young defensive backs have made their marksOct 3At the 2012 draft, wide receivers were the rage, but it's been the rookie DBs who have made a difference, writes John Clayton