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Jaguars Notebook: Maurice Jones-Drew tests out ankle

Jaguars Notebook: Maurice Jones-Drew tests out ankle

jacksonville.com ESPN.com Updated Sep 20, 2013
SAN JOSE, CALIF. — A snapshot look at the Jaguars as they wrapped up their week of practice Friday at San Jose State University and continue preparing for Sunday’s game in Seattle: MJD’s step forward Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew (left ankle) …
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  • Gene Frenette: Jaguars could make history with an upset

    Gene Frenette: Jaguars could make history with an upset

    jacksonville.com Sep 20, 2013
    With the Jaguars being 19 1/2-point underdogs for Sunday's road game against the Seattle Seahawks, it's a chance to make NFL history. According to Las Vegas oddsmaker pregame.com, no team in the last quarter century, and this trend could go back further…
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  • Ace Sanders needed confidence boost

    Ace Sanders needed confidence boost

    ESPN.com Sep 20, 2013
    OAKLAND, Calif. -- Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Ace Sanders says he didn’t need a confidence boost, but that’s what you’d expect a struggling rookie to say. But his teammate and head coach knew he needed one, and they were glad it finally happened agai…
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  • Double Coverage: Jaguars at Seahawks

    Double Coverage: Jaguars at Seahawks

    ESPN.com jacksonville.com Sep 20, 2013
    This is as close to a David versus Goliath matchup as you can get in the NFL, but it will take more than a slingshot for the Jacksonville Jaguars to knock over the Seattle Seahawks Sunday at CenturyLink Field. However, it marks the return to Seattle for…
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  • Luke Joeckel doesn’t want to be “Mental Error Guy”

    Luke Joeckel doesn’t want to be “Mental Error Guy”

    profootballtalk.com Sep 20, 2013
    When the Jaguars made Luke Joeckel the second overall pick of the draft, it meant a couple of big transitions for the offensive tackle. He had to make a move to right tackle after playing on the left side at Texas A&M while also adapting to the step…
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  • Jaguars and double-digit spreads

    Jaguars and double-digit spreads

    jacksonville.com Sep 20, 2013
    RECORD UNDERDOGS As of Thursday, the Jaguars were a 19-point underdog for Sunday’s game at Seattle, the largest spread in franchise history. It will be the 16th time in Jaguars history they’ve been a double-digit underdog. A look at how they’ve fared (l…
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  • Eagles give Reid his big night in Philly as Chiefs remain undef…

    Eagles give Reid his big night in Philly as Chiefs remain undefeated

    CNNSI.com Sep 20, 2013
    Thanks to some familiar mistakes from his old team, Andy Reid and the Chiefs left Philly with a 3-0 record.
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  • Back in groove, Jaguars' Cecil Shorts ready for Seattle corners

    Back in groove, Jaguars' Cecil Shorts ready for Seattle corners

    jacksonville.com Sep 20, 2013
    SAN JOSE, CALIF. — Seeing what Oakland’s defense had done in its opener, realizing his own team’s problems on offense and sensing his best receiver’s opening-game frustrations, Jaguars coach Gus Bradley pulled Cecil Shorts aside last week before heading…
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Jacksonville Jaguars vs Seattle Seahawks 02:45

    'Playbook': Jacksonville Jaguars vs Seattle Seahawks

    Sep 20
    Is this game as big of a matchup after reviewing film as it is on paper? The Playbook analysts have the answer.
  • Video - Weather update: Jaguars @ Seahawks. 00:30

    Weather update: Jaguars @ Seahawks.

    Sep 20
    AccuWeather.com updates climate conditions for the Jaguars @ Seahawks.

Sports Columnists

  • Welcome the Spotlight

    Sep 20
    Chris Clark will go from observer to integral very quickly. (Bob Leverone/AP) You’re Chris Clark. You’re 27 years old, and you may have trouble sleeping Sunday night. You’re starting your first game at left tackle this weekend. Your only significant reg…
  • Da Funny Man, Da Bears

    Sep 20
    Jeff Garlin is one of the stars of ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ and the upcoming ABC sitcom ‘The Goldbergs.’ (Danny Moloshok/Reuters) 1. I think if you’re not from Chicago—I am—you might not understand the Bears are more popular than the Bulls, Blackhawks, So…
  • Don Banks: Eagles give Reid his big night in Philly as Chiefs remain undef…

    Sep 20
    That was really a nice touch by the Eagles. Making Andy Reid feel right at home like that.
  • Bill Simmons breaks down the Richardson trade and makes Week 3 picks

    Sep 20
    The Sports Guy applauds the Browns and Colts for acting like NBA teams and makes Week 3 picks.