Game that was: "Pretty sweet…"
K Riley Patterson's 36-yard field goal as time expired capped the Jaguars' 27-point rally in a 31-30 victory over Los Angeles Chargers in a 2022 Wild Card Playoff game at TIAA Bank Field Saturday: "This is pretty sweet; playoff game at home; you dream of stuff like this as a kicker…"
In and out: Scherff, Lawrence and others active
As expected, all seven Jaguars players listed as questionable on the final injury report of the week will play against the Tennessee Titans when the teams play for the AFC South title in the 2022 regular-season finale at TIAA Bank Field Saturday at 8:15 p.m.
Game that was: "We need Duval to come out…"
The Jaguars' 31-3 victory over the Houston Texans Sunday set the stage for a winner-take-the-AFC South game in next weekend's regular-season finale against the Tennessee Titans in Jacksonville, with RB Travis Etienne Jr. saying: "We need Duval to just come out and be electric…"
Thursday update: Big opportunity
Defensive coordinator Mike Caldwell on OLB K'Lavon Chaisson, the No. 20 overall selection by the Jaguars in the 2020 NFL Draft who will get an increased opportunity after a season-ending injury to DL Dawuane Smoot: "You see the speed. You see the size. You see the ability…"
The day after: "We still have unfinished business…"
Head Coach Doug Pederson spoke to the media Friday, a day after a 19-3 victory over the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium moved the Jaguars to 7-8 for the season – a half game out of first place in the AFC South: "We still have unfinished business…"
Jenkins: AFC Defensive Player of the Week
Jaguars S Rayshawn Jenkins on Wednesday was named the AFC's Defensive Player of the Week after registering 18 tackles with two interceptions – including one returned for a game-winning overtime touchdown – in a 40-34 victory over the Dallas Cowboys this past Sunday …
Thursday update: "The talent is here…"
Offensive coordinator Press Taylor and defensive coordinator Mike Caldwell spoke to the media Thursday as the Jaguars (4-8) prepared to play the AFC South-leading Tennessee Titans (7-5) Sunday, with Caldwell saying: "The talent is here; we're happy with the players who are here…"
The day after: Lawrence "trending in right direction…"
QB Trevor Lawrence's health status remained uncertain Monday, with Jaguars Head Coach Doug Pederson saying the second-year veteran is "trending in the right direction" after sustaining toe and foot injuries in a loss to the Detroit Lions Sunday
Thursday update: "He knows what he wants…"
Jaguars offensive coordinator Press Taylor on the recent play QB Trevor Lawrence, who has three consecutive games with a passer rating of more than 100 entering Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field in Detroit, Mich.: "He knows what he's looking at from the defense…"