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Orlando TV station reluctantly carries Jags game

Orlando TV station reluctantly carries Jags game

An Orlando television station issued an on-air explanation for why it aired the struggling Jaguars vs. Raiders game Sunday. Many NFL fans would have preferred seeing the Denver Broncos-New York Giants game, a possible Super Bowl preview featuring Peyton…
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  • First things first: Jags must fix first down

    First things first: Jags must fix first down

    ESPN.com Sep 15, 2013
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars want to run an up-tempo offense. They want to gain some momentum, get off a bunch of plays and have the defense scrambling around. But to do that, they’ve got to be better on first down. It was an issue in the…
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  • Gene Frenette: Are we looking at 0-7 heading for London?

    Gene Frenette: Are we looking at 0-7 heading for London?

    OAKLAND, Calif. — The Jaguars came to a place Sunday long known as the Black Hole. They left wondering if the early darkness of this 2013 season will allow them to see the light of day any time soon.
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  • Ankle injury forces early exit for Maurice Jones-Drew

    Ankle injury forces early exit for Maurice Jones-Drew

    jacksonville.com Sep 15, 2013
    OAKLAND, CALIF. — The Jaguars players pulled off their sweat-drenched uniforms, some caked with dirt from the infield at O.co Coliseum, in a deflated locker room following Sunday’s 19-9 loss to the Raiders. Meanwhile, Jaguars standout running back Mauri…
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  • Jaguars Notebook: Henne likely starter next week, though Bradle…

    Jaguars Notebook: Henne likely starter next week, though Bradley non-committal

    jacksonville.com Sep 15, 2013
    OAKLAND, CALIF. — Although Blaine Gabbert’s lacerated throwing hand is expected to keep him out of the Jaguars’ game next week in Seattle, coach Gus Bradley wasn’t quite ready to name Chad Henne the starter after the 19-9 loss to Oakland on Sunday. “We’…
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  • Jaguars Report Card: Nothing to brag about

    Jaguars Report Card: Nothing to brag about

    jacksonville.com Sep 15, 2013
    Times-Union sports columnist Gene Frenette assigns grades based on effort, production and execution. OFFENSE
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Jaguars-Raiders Recap 03:35

    Sunday Blitz: Jaguars-Raiders Recap

    Sep 15
    Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down the Raiders week 2 victory over the Jaguars.
  • Video - Week 2: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Oakland Raiders highlights 00:27

    Week 2: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Oakland Raiders highlights

    Sep 15
    The Oakland Raiders display a balanced rushing attack as they defeat the Jacksonville Jaguars 19-9 in Week 2 of NFL action.
  • Video - Jaguars postgame press conference 02:36

    Jaguars postgame press conference

    Sep 15
    Jaguars react following game with Raiders
  • Video - Raiders Win Home Opener 00:39

    Raiders Win Home Opener

    Sep 15
    Maurice Jones-Drew exited with an ankle injury in the second quarter of the Jaguars 19-9 loss to the Raiders.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Broncos again show it's not how you start, it's how you finish

    Sep 15
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- It's a mere two weeks into the NFL's regular season, but this much we've already learned about these Denver Broncos: If you don't get to them early, you don't get to them, period.
  • Trotter: Unheralded players provide a boost for Cardinals

    Sep 15
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The game had come down to this: fourth-and-4 with 1 minute, 15 seconds to play. The Lions needed a first down from their own 43 yard line to have any shot of overcoming a four-point deficit against the Cardinals, and they made their in…
  • Don Banks: Surprising 2012 playoff teams underachieving in 2013; more Snap…

    Sep 15
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N. J. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take a look at a Week 2 in the NFL that was chock-full of close games and comebacks. ...
  • Clayton's Last Call: Early themes emerging

    Sep 15
    Prolific QB performances and close games are quickly becoming 2013 staples, writes John Clayton.