5 offensive keys for a Jags victory vs. Patriots
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By Jay Johnson

The Jacksonville Jaguars’ much anticipated game against the New England Patriots will likely be the game of the week as fans will get to re-live what was an entertaining AFC Championship all over again. In order to win, it goes without saying the Jags will need to play a complete game and play much better offensively than they did Week 1. Here are five things the Jags need to do on offense to topple the Patriots’ empire Sunday:

Aug 18, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette (27) runs with the ball against the Minnesota Vikings during the first quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports

While we’ve stated how important it is for Blake Bortles to make the right throws when the team calls his number, it goes without saying the biggest key will be to control the clock by running the ball — and doing so effectively. Of course, that will be easier with Leonard Fournette, whose status is up in the air right now, but even if he can’t go, T.J. Yeldon and Corey Grant must have a good game between the...



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