Sports

Jags undone by miscues in loss to Chiefs

By Dustin Fletcher | gargoyle@flagler.edu The Jaguars’ defense was a bright spot in an otherwise lackluster performance against the Chiefs, where Jacksonville lost 14 to 30. Second-year Chiefs sensation Patrick Mahomes had not thrown an interception through four games. On Sunday, he threw two. He…


Jags to take on Chiefs’ strong offense Sunday

By Dustin Fletcher | gargoyle@flagler.edu In week five, the NFL’s best offense and defense will come together in Kansas City in what should be a premier matchup of the season. The Chiefs are led by an explosive offense run by 2nd year quarterback Patrick Mahomes. This…


Jags offense dominates again in win over Jets

By Dustin Fletcher | gargoyle@flagler.edu The Jags offense was flying again as Blake Bortles had a career game and the defense had a field day against rookie quarterback Sam Darnold and company. However, there are a few sources of concern, especially Leonard Fournette’s hamstring. Fournette…


Jaguars look to get back on track against struggling Jets

By Dustin Fletcher| gargoyle@flagler.edu Last week’s game against the Titans angered me and I’m sure plenty of other Jags fans as well. It was another Jekyll and Hyde performance from Blake Bortles and the offense, and it was a tale of two weeks for them…


Jags offense sputters in first loss of the season

By Dustin Fletcher | gargoyle@flagler.edu Defense does not always win championships On Sunday against the Titans, the Jags defense was phenomenal. They gave up less than 10 points, and not a single touchdown. They gave up only 223 yards of total offense, and less than…



Jags get revenge for last year’s AFC Championship Game

By Dustin Fletcher | gargoyle@flagler.edu Each week, sports writer Dustin Flectcher will recap the Jacksonville Jaguars game from the weekend. Here are three takeaways from this week’s matchup with the New England Patriots, which the Jaguars won 31-20: Yeldon is a more than competent backup;…


Jaguars look to make amends for last year’s playoff loss

By Dustin Fletcher | gargoyle@flagler.edu This Sunday, a clash of two titans will occur in Jacksonville. Emotions will be on high as the Patriots visit the Jacksonville Jaguars in what should be a heated rematch of the AFC Championship game last January. One major factor…


Three things we learned in the Jags season opener

By Dustin Fletcher | gargoyle@flagler.edu Leonard Fournette is the real deal; Yeldon fills in well Leonard Fournette came into the pre-season in great shape and dropped nearly 20 pounds from last season. This showed in a solid season debut. After putting together a solid rookie season in which he totaled 1,040 yards rushing in just 13…


Jaguars seek to find sources of receiving yards

By Dustin Fletcher | gargoyle@flagler.edu This season, the Jaguars will be earmarked as a leading contender to represent the AFC in the Super Bowl this year behind their “Sacksonville” front seven and their ground and pound rushing attack with Leonard Fournette and an improved offensive…