Jaguars will not relaxation gamers, 'full steam forward' vs. Texans

The Jaguars have not any plans to relaxation any gamers for Sunday’s recreation in direction of the Texans, crew sources instructed ESPN, although their Week 18 showdown with the Titans virtually definitely will resolve the AFC South title.

“it is full steam forward,” one Jaguars official instructed ESPN regarding the crew’s method in direction of the Texans. “all people’s ready and all people’s having fun with.”

Jacksonville wishes to proceed to assemble upon its worthwhile tradition and adjusted attitudes, and it does not think about that resting any gamers — regardless of questionable damage designations — helps the franchise obtain these goals.

which suggests key gamers akin to quarterback Trevor Lawrence (toe) and linebacker Travon Walker (ankle), the No. 1 general picks of the previous two drafts, each are anticipated to play Sunday regardless of each being listed as questionable.

Jacksonville has completely different ulterior motives as effectively, in line with its modified mindset. A win Sunday would give the Jaguars (7-eight) their first set of again-to-again avenue wins since 2013, and it additionally would give them an alternative to finish above .500 for the season in the event that they win their final two video games.

Jacksonville’s method stands in distinction to the Titans (7-9), who rested sure gamers all by Thursday evening time’s loss to the Cowboys. The Titans figured that with Thursday evening time’s recreation having no exact bearing on their postseason hopes and with the closing common-season recreation being primarily the most very important, they’d being getting ready for that recreation this previous week.

nonetheless the Jaguars, who’ve gained three straight video games and 5 of their final seven, will most possible be taking the completely different method Sunday so as to sustain momentum and proceed to assemble their “tradition of worthwhile.”


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