Jacksonville vs Tennessee Wrap - Tennessee Wins 23-17
|Jacksonville vs Tennessee Wrap - Tennessee Wins 23-17|
Tennessee's aerial attack produced 350 yards and the Titans produced a 23-17 victory over Jacksonville on Saturday at LP Field.
Tennessee won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 8-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 38.5.
Chris Johnson rushed for 56 yards, while Jamie Harper added 6 yards in the win. Jared Cook and Damian Williams added 169 and 83 receiving yards respectively.
Maurice Jones-Drew rushed for 103 yards for Jacksonville, while DuJuan Harris added 5 yards. Blaine Gabbert threw for 198 yards for the Jaguars, while receivers Jarett Dillard and Colin Cloherty had 61 and 33 yards respectively.
Jacksonville was outgained by Tennessee 407-300 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-18 by the Titans.
Jacksonville lost the time of possession battle 30:59/29:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Tennessee takes its act on the road to face Houston looking for another win. For Jacksonville, they head home to face Indianapolis.