Patriots Vs. Jaguars Preview: What To Watch For In AFC Title Game Rematch

The New England Patriots and Jacksonville Jaguars will square off Sunday afternoon in a rematch of last year’s dramatic AFC Championship Game. Here’s everything you need to know ahead of that matchup: THE DETAILS Time: 4:25 p.m. ET Location: TIAA Bank Field, Jacksonville THE ODDS The Patriots

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Pro Bowl tight ends Walker, Olsen don't finish with injuries

Three-time Pro Bowl tight end Delanie Walker suffered a gruesome injury to his right leg Sunday night late in Tennessee’s loss in Miami and was carted off the field. Titans coach Mike Vrabel said Walker was not in the locker room after their 27-20 loss , but their thoughts and prayers are with the

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Bargain-Bin Free Agents Who Can Still Help the NFL's Top Teams

The Minnesota Vikings have possibly the NFL’s best wide receiver tandem in Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs, both of whom are young and either in or just entering their prime years (Diggs is 24 years old, while Thielen is 27). The problem is the Vikings’ wide receiver depth chart is a little top-heavy

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Dave Caldwell: Blake Bortles isn't a placeholder

The Jaguars signed quarterback Blake Bortles to a contract extension running through the 2020 season on Sunday, which ended speculation that the team will make a big splash by acquiring a veteran quarterback to supplant Bortles this offseason. The length and structure of the deal — $26.5 million guaranteed

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Jaguars' big decision: Did Blake Bortles turn a corner in 2017?

Michael DiRocco ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered University of Florida for 13 seasons for ESPN.com and Florida Times-Union Graduate of Jacksonville University Multiple APSE award winner Follow on Twitter JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles just had the best season of his

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Jaguars' dream run to Super Bowl screeches to a halt in Foxborough

At 6:06 p.m. Sunday, the dream died. This time, David fell to Goliath, and fans felt the pain – mixed with pride – across teal-colored Duuuuvaaall County, from tailgaters outside empty Everbank Field to diehard fans inside the JagCave, from a homeless shelter to the overflowing bars in Five Points. For

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Louisville native Keelan Cole's 'amazing story' nears a Super Bowl with Jacksonville Jaguars

SportsPulse: NFL insiders Lindsay Jones and Lorenzo Reyes discuss the matchups that will determine if the Jaguars or Patriots will represent the AFC in the Super Bowl. When Rob Mallory interviewed for the athletic director job at Kentucky Wesleyan College in spring 2015, school president Bart Darrell

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Blake Bortles answers critics in Jacksonville Jaguars' win over Pittsburgh Steelers

PITTSBURGH — Blake Bortles has had better passer ratings than the 94.1 he posted Sunday at Heinz Field. The Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback has passed for more than 214 yards, completed more than 54 percent of his passes and thrown more than one touchdown pass many, many times. But the 45-42 win he

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Bills' Richie Incognito accused of making 'racist slurs' by Jaguars player

Following the Bills’ 10-3 loss Sunday to the Jaguars, Buffalo’s Richie Incognito was accused of making racial slurs by the Jaguars’ Yannick Ngakoue. The Jacksonville defensive end did not elaborate on the specifics of those alleged slurs, but Incognito has been accused of racism in the past

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Fantasy Fallout: Jalen Ramsey's hand injury offers hope to Larry Fitzgerald owners

Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Saints for eight years at New Orleans Times-Picayune Previously covered LSU football, San Francisco 49ers Iowa native and University of Iowa graduate Follow on Twitter Maybe, just maybe, Larry Fitzgerald can become the first receiver to score a touchdown

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