Jaguars Win Thursday Night Football, NFL News


Published on December 6 2013 6:27 am
Last Updated on December 6 2013 6:27 am
Written by Millie Lange

Jaguars Stay Hot Against Texans

(Jacksonville, FL) -- Geno Hayes intercepted Matt Schaub late in the fourth quarter to help clinch a 27-20 win for the Jaguars on "Thursday Night Football" at EverBank Field. Houston starting quarterback Case Keenum was pulled during the third quarter after completing 16-of-29 passes for 159 yards, a touchdown and a pick. Schaub finished with 198 yards and a touchdown. It was the Jaguars' third consecutive win to move them to 4-9. Wide receiver Ace Sanders threw a touchdown pass to Jordan Todman, while quarterback Chad Henne threw two TDs and for 117 yards. Maurice Jones-Drew broke the 100-yard mark for the first time this season, but left the game with an injury. Andre Johnson hauled in 13 passes for 154 yards in the loss.  Houston is 2-11.

Bears Prep For Monday Night

(Lake Forest, IL) -- The Chicago Bears will play Monday night without quarterback Jay Cutler. He was ruled out for the contest against the Dallas Cowboys.  The Bears were missing linebacker Lance Briggs and wideout Brandon Marshall at practice Thursday as well. Chicago comes in at 6-6 while the Cowboys are 7-5.

Rams Prepping For Cardinals

(St. Louis, MO) -- The Rams are preparing for Sunday's game at Arizona. They are last in the NFC West at 5-7. St. Louis got Jake Long back in practice Thursday after he suffered a concussion at San Francisco.     

Thursday, December 5 Scoreboard


Jacksonville Jaguars 27, Houston Texans 20