The legendary comedy “Blazing Saddles” featured the line, “What in the wide, wide world of sports is going on here.” While that line was uttered in the 1970’s, it perfectly fits the state of college and pro football in Florida.
There are lots of bad teams in the NFL each year, but the 2013 Jacksonville Jaguars may go down as one of the worst teams to ever set foot on an NFL field.
Only two teams have ever gone winless for an entire regular season in NFL history, the 1976 Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the 2008 Detroit Lions. This year, two teams remain winless roughly half-way through the season, the Buccaneers and the Jaguars.
When the season began, most NFL experts picked the Jacksonville Jaguars to be one of the worst teams in the league. But the Jaguars have stiff competition for the race for the number one pick in the 2014 NFL Draft from the New York Giants.
Blaine Gabbert is once again back on the bench, but it’s not for his abysmal play this season. Instead, he’s on the bench with another injury, this time a strained hamstring.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to trade starting left tackle Eugene Monroe to the Baltimore Ravens for undisclosed draft picks.
The Jacksonville Jaguars are already one of the worst teams in football and that was at full strength. The Jaguars will be missing several players against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday.
The Jacksonville Jaguars and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers has combined to go 0-6 on the young NFL season and in the case of the Jaguars are barely competitive on the field. The offensive ineptitude is reaching levels not seen in a while in the National Football League.
The Miami Dolphins and Jacksonville Jaguars are on opposite ends of the state and both are going in opposite directions in the NFL.
This week saw an increase in preseason intensity. Starters played longer, and the injury totals spiked yet again. Here’s the scoop from all around the AFC…