It might sound insane, because Bortles is not a good quarterback, but the Jaguars should let Bortles chuck it on first down instead of Cheap Basketball Jerseys UK jamming the ball up the middle and then hoping Bortles can bail them out on third-and-long.
And he kept on running in the second half. He finished with 88 yards on 10 carries, accumulating more rushing yards than passing yards (87). And it worked. The Jaguars won.
Where to even begin with this game, in which the Jaguars jumped out to a quick two-touchdown lead and stiff-armed the Steelers the rest of the way, with the heap of key turnovers, questionable coaching decisions and poor executions? That sells the Jags, who will play the Patriots for the AFC championship Sunday in New England, short.
Jacksonville got three rushing touchdowns from rookie Leonard Fournette in what was the highest-scoring performance ever against the Steelers in a postseason game. Leading 28-14 at halftime, the Jags had to fight off the Steelers, who rallied time and again behind Ben Roethlisberger’s five touchdown passes (two to Antonio Brown) on on 37-of-58 passing for 469 yards.
O’Brien stayed while general manager Rick Smith stepped down from his role for a leave of absence with his wife battling breast cancer. Brian Gaine will take over for Smith. Crennel was bumped back up to DC to replace Mike Vrabel, who left to become head coach of the AFC South-rival Titans.
You’re famous for your player nicknames: Jake “Daylight Come and You Gotta” Delhomme. Eric “Sleeping With” Bieniemy. Andre ‘Bad Moon’ Rison. Mike ‘You’re in Good Hands with” Alstott. Have you brushed up on the current playoff rosters and come up with new nicknames?
There’s one that I’ve used that will get some pub… [Vikings WR] Adam Thielen is right out of Lionel Richie. ‘Oh, What a Thielen, Dancing on the Cheap Braves Jerseys Ceiling.’ That’s a LOCK. Because he’s become a huge player. But that’s already established. The answer is no. I haven’t looked at any rosters. I’m sure when LeGarrette Blount [rushes], we’ll have the sound effects like we did for Mike Alstott. But Michael, like I told you, I don’t plan the gags. I really don’t. I haven’t really looked at Jacksonville. The [Sony] Open in Hawaii was won by Patton Kizzire.