Preseason notable for Bortles, run game
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A recap of the Jacksonville Jaguars' preseason ...Biggest surpriseAnyone who watched rookie quarterback Blake Bortles throw during organized team activities and minicamp had to start wondering whether the Jaguars’ either flat missed on the pick or thought it would take more than a year before Bortles would be ready to take the field.
Jacksonville Jaguars cut-down analysis
Most significant move: Center Mike Brewster went from starter to the street. The third-year player from Ohio State was the starting center when training camp began but never seized control of the spot and eventually was passed by Jacques McClendon and rookie sixth-round pick Brandon Linder.
Brewster knows spot on Jags in jeopardy
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Center Mike Brewster knows he may have played his last game with the Jacksonville Jaguars.He has gone from being the team’s starter when training camp began to playing in the second half of the final preseason game, and his play in Thursday night’s 24-14 loss to Atlanta at EverBank Field didn’t help.
Observation Deck: Jacksonville Jaguars
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – It wasn’t as easy as it has been for rookie quarterback Blake Bortles, but the former Central Florida standout still put together another impressive preseason performance in the Jacksonville Jaguars’ 24-14 loss to Atlanta at EverBank Field Thursday night.
W2W4: Jacksonville Jaguars
The Jacksonville Jaguars (1-2) and Atlanta Falcons (1-2) play their final preseason game Thursday night at EverBank Field at 6 p.m.1. More help at WR: The Jaguars will have two additional players available on Thursday with Ace Sanders returning from a leave of absence and Tandon Doss returning from a severely sprained ankle.
Make or break for these Jags on Thursday
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The final preseason game is always a time of desperation for a large group of players.With final cuts looming in the days after the game, the fourth preseason game is the last chance players have to make an impression on the coaching staff.
Taking a guess at Jaguars' practice squad
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The news that the NFL is expanding the practice squad from eight to 10 players should be met with enthusiasm inside the locker room because it means bubble players fighting to make a roster have 64 more opportunities to remain in the league.
Blake Bortles to play second half vs. Bears
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Blake Bortles is going to have to wait a bit longer to follow up his impressive debut for the Jacksonville Jaguars.Coach Gus Bradley announced Tuesday Chad Henne will play the first half of Thursday's preseason game at Chicago and Bortles will play the second half.