JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Quarterback Cody Kessler has taken the Jacksonville Jaguars to a new low in 2018.
The Jaguars (4-10) have totaled 658 yards in three games since Kessler replaced inconsistent starter Blake Bortles, including a season-low 192 yards in a
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Leonard Fournette spent most of the second half on the sideline, a spectator in a tight game.
Jacksonville’s best offensive player and one of five team captains touched the ball once in the final 30 minutes — a 25-yard carry in the fourth quarter.
It made no ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Josh Johnson’s Madden rating should get a bump after his first NFL start in seven years.
Johnson, who played Madden NFL 19 to learn his new teammates’ names, led Washington on two scoring drives in the fourth quarter to beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 16-13 on ...
Bills starting running back LeSean McCoy and his backup, Chris Ivory, are both inactive for Buffalo’s home game against the Detroit Lions.
McCoy is out after hurting his left hamstring and Ivory hurt his left shoulder in a 27-23 loss to the New York Jets last weekend. The injuries leave ...
Jacksonville beats Bethune-Cookman 79-71 behind Notae
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — JD Notae scored 20 points with nine rebounds and five assists and Jacksonville beat Bethune-Cookman 79-71 on Saturday night to win its fourth straight.
Jace Hogan scored 18 points and Jalyn Hinton grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked four shots for the Dolphins (7-5), ...
Mayor promised safer city; 3 years later, its violence is up
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — When Lenny Curry defeated Alvin Brown and swept into the mayor’s office in 2015, his campaign had a central message: violent crime is up, and he will fix it.
But after three years of increased police budgets and new crime initiatives under Curry’s leadership, the ...
Jaguars release benched veteran safety Barry Church
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have released Barry Church, a safety who was benched last month but who started 27 consecutive games over two seasons.
The Jaguars (4-9) made the move Friday and activated offensive tackle Josh Wells from injured reserve.
Church was ...
Jaguars sign kicker Forbath in case Lambo can’t play
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed place-kicker Kai Forbath in case Josh Lambo can’t play against Washington on Sunday because of a groin injury.
Lambo, the most accurate kicker in franchise history, injured his right groin in practice Thursday.
Florida man found guilty of killing teenage neighbor
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who claimed he accidentally shot a teenage neighbor in the eye has been convicted of second-degree murder.
The Florida ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Cover your eyes, folks. This one could be ugly, even by late-season NFL standards.
When the Washington Redskins and Jacksonville Jaguars take the field Sunday, it might look a little like a preseason game. The dreaded fourth preseason game, too.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Malik Jackson dusted off his Super Bowl ring last week and wore it for the first time all year.
He was feeling a little nostalgia, just not about his days with the 2015 champion Denver Broncos.
“I need to remember who I ...
2 fatal police shootings in less than a day for sheriff
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A north Florida sheriff’s office says it has had its second fatal police shooting in less than a day.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office tweeted early Thursday that a robbery suspect was fatally shot by an officer after the suspect raised a firearm in the officer’s ...
Officer fatally shoots man outside motel in north Florida
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A sheriff’s office in north Florida says one of their officers has shot and killed a suspect.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office tweeted Wednesday morning that the shooting took place at a Motel 6 in Jacksonville. The sheriff’s office says no officers were ...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans right tackle Jack Conklin and tight end Jonnu Smith have been placed on injured reserve with knee injuries, a double blow for a team on the fringe of the playoff race.
Both starters were hurt in Tennessee’s 30-9 win over Jacksonville last ...
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Jaguars: Fournette yelled at fan in response to racial slur
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone says running back Leonard Fournette was responding to racial slurs while yelling at a fan in Nashville, Tennessee last Thursday night.
Fournette declined to address the accusation in the locker room Monday on the advice of ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — This is what it’s come to for the Washington Redskins: Their fourth quarterback of a once-promising, now-lost season, Josh Johnson, will be making his first NFL start since 2011 and spent time playing the “Madden NFL” video game to try to pick up something about his new ...
Titans will be without tight end, right tackle vs Giants
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans will be without both their starting tight end and right tackle against the New York Giants.
They could be out longer, but for now, Sunday’s road trip to New York is the only game that matters.
The Titans are trying to climb back into an ...
Police: Drunken woman fatally crashes into sheriff’s bailiff
ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Highway Patrol says a drunken woman has crashed into a family of four, killing a passenger who was also a sheriff’s bailiff.
News outlets report 46-year-old Kim Johnston has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence in the early Sunday ...
Ex-fiance charged with murdering Navy petty officer
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve arrested the former fiance of a Navy petty officer who was killed in her north Florida home three months ago.
The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said in a statement that Danny Beard was arrested for the murder of Andrea Washington.
Here’s a crazy thought: The Houston Texans with home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs.
Yep, the team that began the season 0-3 just might sneak past the Chiefs and Patriots and claim ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — When Mark O’Neill got a construction job through the day labor pool, he made sure to put a roll of duct tape in his pocket.
The tape wasn’t for fixing anything on the site.
It was for his work boots.
His boots once were shiny black and new. But when ...
Jaguars’ defense gets embarrassed by Titans’ Henry
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars’ defense followed up a shutout with a washout.
A defense that prides itself as one of the NFL’s best got embarrassed on a national stage by Derrick Henry in the Jaguars’ 30-9 loss to the Tennessee Titans on Thursday night.
“It was sad ...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Under center at the 1-yard line, Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota checked out of a quarterback sneak, and Derrick Henry did the rest — as much with his arms as his legs.
The 6-foot-3, 247-pound Henry sped and stiff-armed his way to a
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JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina have filed multiple charges against a woman who they said tried to strangle her 6-year-old stepdaughter.
Local news outlets report the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office says the child had significant injuries from her attack on Nov. 27 ...
Police: Grandmother, aunt beat teen, locked him in a box
ORANGE PARK, Fla. (AP) — Police say a 13-year-old Florida boy’s grandmother and aunt beat him, locked him in a box and chained him to a couch.
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Jacksonville won the AFC South and Tennessee earned a wild-card playoff berth out of the division last season.
Now, they get the prime-time spotlight on Thursday even though both are also-rans.
Oh, the Titans (6-6) still are in the playoff chase. But it’s difficult to take serious a ...
HONOLULU (AP) — The death of a former Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman last month has been ruled an accident, Hawaii authorities said.
The Honolulu Medical Examiner’s office has determined that the cause of death for 38-year-old Vince Manuwai was acute ecstasy intoxication.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Leonard Fournette’s one-game suspension might turn out to be beneficial for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
The second-year running back returned to the facility Monday after a week away. The Jaguars (4-8) ended a seven-game losing streak against Indianapolis without ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts put the ball in Andrew Luck’s hands. They probably should have trusted Adam Vinatieri’s leg.
The Colts failed to convert three fourth-down plays — all in field-goal range — and lost
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jalen Ramsey reached out and briefly offered to help Andrew Luck off the ground , only to quickly withdraw his hand and walk away.
Ramsey and the Jacksonville Jaguars refused ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tyreese Davis scored 14 points and DeAnthony McCallum made two free throws with seven seconds left as Jacksonville held on to beat South Carolina State 71-69 on Saturday night.
The Dolphins (4-5) had a 67-60 lead with 1:27 remaining but Damni Applewhite had a ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars could be without two starting defensive backs Sunday against Indianapolis.
Cornerback Jalen Ramsey (knee) and safety Tashaun Gipson (ankle) are listed as questionable on the team’s injury report. Ramsey and Gipson did not practice ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — This season’s first AFC South rematch looks like a mismatch.
The surging Indianapolis Colts have averaged a little more than 33 points over their last eight games while the reeling Jacksonville Jaguars have topped 21 points once in the last two months. The Colts ...
Parents sue over implementation of school security rule
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Some parents are suing a north Florida school district, claiming it’s putting elementary school students in jeopardy with its implementation of a state law meant to bolster student safety after a high school massacre.
The lawsuit filed Thursday in state court in ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — All those yellow flags thrown against the Jacksonville Jaguars have coach Doug Marrone seeing red.
The Jaguars (3-8) have been penalized 80 times, tying them for seventh in the NFL, and have been docked the fourth-most yards (751).
But Marrone’s main concern ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars could be without cornerback Jalen Ramsey against division rival Indianapolis on Sunday.
Coach Doug Marrone says he has a “high level of concern” regarding Ramsey’s availability against the Colts. Ramsey missed practice Wednesday because of ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Blake Bortles isn’t quite ready to focus on his future with the franchise.
For now, the Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback is trying to be supportive teammate.
Bortles will start a regular-season game on the bench for the first time since Sept. 14, 2014, ...
The crescendo of the fantasy football season also marks a shift across the NFL landscape that starts this week.
Teams learn they’ll be in or out of the playoffs, others manage injuries with an eye toward January or next season, while some teams battle for playoff ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette’s appeal of a one-game suspension for fighting has been denied, meaning he will sit out Sunday’s game against Indianapolis.
Fournette was suspended without pay for leaving the sideline, running across the field ...
Jaguars’ Coughlin defends philosophy, offseason moves
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tom Coughlin recognizes that NFL rules favor passing and insists he understands “what the public wants.”
“It’s obvious,” said Coughlin, who’s in charge of all football decisions for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
But Coughlin also staunchly defended ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) _ Stein Mart Inc. (SMRT) on Tuesday reported a loss of $16.6 million in its fiscal third quarter.
On a per-share basis, the Jacksonville, Florida-based company said it had a loss of 36 cents.
The apparel retailer posted revenue of $279.1 million in the ...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars sacked offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett and quarterback Blake Bortles one day after the team’s seventh consecutive loss.
Coach Doug Marrone fired Hackett and benched Bortles on Monday, making sweeping changes to one of the league’s ...
NFL suspends Jags running back Fournette 1 game for fight
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The NFL has suspended Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette one game without pay for leaving the sideline, running across the field and throwing punches at Buffalo Bills defensive end Shaq Lawson.
NFL Vice President of Football Operations Jon Runyan ...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After a poor first half of the season, the Buffalo Bills are in position to close the season on a roll.
Following a 24-21 win over Jacksonville on Sunday, the Bills (4-7) have won two straight and shown noticeable improvement in recent weeks.
Though a return ...
Bills QB Allen returns to beat Jaguars, silence Ramsey
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — While leading the Buffalo Bills to a second straight win, it sounds as if rookie quarterback Josh Allen might have made a positive impression on one of his harshest critics.
After he was reminded this week of how Jacksonville cornerback Jalen Ramsey once referred ...
The Latest: Rivers has record-setting day for Bolts
The Latest on Week 12 in the NFL (all times EDT):
Philip Rivers was nearly perfect in the Chargers’ 45-10 victory over Arizona, completing 28 of 29 passes for 259 yards in only three quarters of work.
That completion percentage of 96.8 percent surpassed Kurt Warner’s ...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Once Leonard Fournette and the Jacksonville Jaguars lost their cool, Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills took over.
Allen scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 14-yard run in the fourth quarter, and Buffalo beat Jacksonville 24-21 on Sunday in a game marred by a fight ...