Jaguars Down Denver 24-17 - Match Report
|Jaguars Down Denver 24-17 - Match Report|
The Jaguars got a 3-TD performance from David Garrard as Jacksonville handed Denver a 24-17 defeat on Sunday at Jacksonville Municipal Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Jaguars were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 3 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 41.5.
Maurice Jones-Drew rushed for 98 yards, while Rashad Jennings added 26 yards in the win. Mike Thomas and Marcedes Lewis added 89 and 31 receiving yards respectively.
Knowshon Moreno rushed for 60 yards for Denver, while Correll Buckhalter added 15 yards. Kyle Orton threw for 295 yards for the Broncos, while receivers Brandon Lloyd and Eddie Royal had 117 and 98 yards respectively.
Denver outgained Jacksonville 363-299 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-18 by the Broncos.
Jacksonville lost the time of possession battle 30:30/29:30, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Jacksonville looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Chargers. The Broncos will aim to get back on the winning track vs Seattle.