Fast starts in games are a big reason for Jacksonville’s fast start to the season.
The Jaguars (4-3) have scored on their opening possession in six of seven games, two shy of the franchise record set in 1997 and matched in 2007 and 2009. Getting those early leads have been the key for a team built to pound the ball with rookie running back Leonard Fournette and play solid defense. They also have propelled Jacksonville to a first-place tie in the AFC South and the team’s best start in a decade.
“Police officers don’t use bump stocks and police officers are the ones that are carrying weapons to help protect and serve our country and it seems insane to me that a citizen can buy something like that and take something that was awfully horrific but magnify that and make it so much worse,” York said. “I think those are the things that if we want to keep our community safer, if we want to keep stadiums safer and entertainment venues around this country safer, we need to be very vigilant about things like bump stocks and about other things like that that can really put all of us in extreme risk and extreme danger.”
Three starts into his NFL career, the best thing Mitchell Trubisky has going for him continues to be the Bears defense.
“Once we all learned how to play together as a team and execute as one, we figured out how good we could be and the feeling when you win,” Fowler said. “We just want to keep that going.”
To that end, Fowler said he won’t be using the team’s bye week as Cheap Dodgers Jerseys an excuse to prematurely celebrate. Fowler plans to “take care of his body,” spend downtime with his family and attend the Florida-Georgia college football game Saturday in Jacksonville to support Cheap Hockey Jerseys From China his Gators before preparations begin early next week for the Jaguars’ next game Nov. 5 against the visiting Bengals.