NFL PREVIEW: JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS (1-12) AT BALTIMORE RAVENS (8-5)
WEEK 15 // SUNDAY, DEC. 20, 2020 // 1:00 PM ET // M&T BANK STADIUM // REFEREE: CARL CHEFFERS
REGULAR SEASON HISTORY:
LEADER: Jaguars lead all-time series, 12-9
STREAKS: Jaguars have won 2 of past 3
LAST GAME: 9/24/17: Ravens 7 at Jaguars 44
LAST GAME AT SITE: 11/15/15: Jaguars 22, Ravens 20
QB GARDNER MINSHEW completed 18 of 31 passes (58.1 pct.) for 178 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs last week. Has 2+ TD passes & 90+ rating in 3 of his past 4 starts. Has passed for 606 yards (303 per game) & 3 TDs vs. INT for 93.9 rating in 2 career starts vs. AFC North. Aims for his 5th in row on road with 2+ TD passes & 90+ rating. • RB JAMES ROBINSON (rookie) had 83 scrimmage yards (67 rush, 16 rec.) last week. Has 100+ scrimmage yards & rush TD in 2 of past 3. Has 360 scrimmage yards (120 per game) in 3 career games vs. AFC North. Has 100+ scrimmage yards in 5 of 6 road games this season. Leads rookies with 1,361 scrimmage yards & 1,035 rush yards, most scrimmage yards by undrafted rookie in common-draft era. • WR KEELAN COLE had 67 rec. yards on season-high 7 catches with rec. TD last week. Has 40+ rec. yards in 2 of past 3. WR DJ CHARK has 50+ rec. yards in 2 of his past 3 vs. AFC North. Rookie WR LAVISKA SHENAULT had 6 catches for 49 yards last week. Ranks 4th among AFC rookies with 42 catches & tied4th with 441 rec. yards. TE TYLER EIFERT had TD catch in his last game vs. Bal. (11/10/19 with Cin.). • LB MYLES JACK led team with 10 tackles & had TFL last week. Aims for 3rd in row with 10+ tackles. Aims for 3rd in row on road with FR. LB JOE SCHOBERT had 8 tackles & TFL in Week 14. Aims for 3rd in row with TFL. Had 2 TFL & sack in his last game at Bal. (9/29/19 with Cle.). LB JOE GILES-HARRIS had 1stcareer sack last week. DE DAWUANE SMOOT had 1st-career FF in Week 14. Has sack in 2 of past 3.
QB LAMAR JACKSON completed 11 of 17 passes (64.7 pct.) for 163 yards & TD vs. 0 INTs for 115.6 rating & rushed for season-high 124 yards & 2 TDs, his 5th-career game with 100+ rush yards & rush TD, surpassing MICHAEL VICK (4) for most all-time by QB. Aims for 3rd in row with 100+ rating. Aims for 8th in row with 50+ rush yards. Has 7 TDs (6 pass, 1 rush) vs. INT for 109.7 rating in 4 career starts vs. AFC South. • RB J.K. DOBBINS (rookie) aims for 4th in row with 50+ rush yards & rush TD & 4th in row at home with 70+ rush yards. Is 1 of 4 rookies with 500+ rush yards (504) & 5+ rush TDs (5). RB GUS EDWARDS rushed for 49 yards & 2 TDs last week. Has rush TD in 2 of past 3. Has 85+ rush yards in 2 of past 3 at home. RB MARK INGRAM has TD in 2 of his past 3 vs. AFC South. • TE MARK ANDREWS aims for his 3rd in row with 5+ catches & 75+ rec. yards. Has TD catch in 2 of his past 3 at home. Has 16 rec. TDs since 2019, most among TEs. WR MARQUISE BROWN had 50 rec. yards & TD catch last week. Aims for 4th in row with rec. TD. WR WILLIE SNEAD had 75 rec. yards in only career game vs. Jax. (12/27/15 with NO). • CB MARCUS PETERS had 4th FF of season last week, tied 2ndmost in NFL. Aims for 4th in row with 5+ tackles. Had 7 tackles & FR in only career game vs. Jax. (11/6/16 with KC). Has INT in 2 of his past 3 vs. AFC South. CB MARLON HUMPHREY had 2 FFs & PD last week. Leads NFL with 8 FFs, most by DB since CHARLES TILLMAN (10 in 2012). Had 2 PD in last meeting. LB TYUS BOWSER had INT in Week 14 & has INT in 3 of past 4. DE CALAIS CAMPBELL had 31.5 sacks in 3 seasons with Jax. (2017-19).
ON THE AIRWAVES TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Andrew Catalon, James Lofton, Sherree Burruss (field reporter) SIRIUS: 106 (Jax), 135 (Bal) | XM: 385 (Jax), 229 (Bal)