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Jacksonville Jaguars vs Houston Texans

SUNDAY, SEPT. 12, 2021 // 1:O0 PM ET // NRG STADIUM // REFEREE: LAND CLARK

ON THE AIRWAVES

TV: CBS (1:00 PM ET): Greg Gumbel, Adam Archuleta, AJ Ross (field reporter)
SIRIUS: 94 (Jax.), 98 (Hou.) | XM: 385 (Jax.), 230 (Hou.) | SXM App: 814 (Jax.), 812 (Hou.)

 

REGULAR-SEASON SERIES HISTORY

LEADER: Texans lead all-time series, 25-13
STREAKS: Texans have won past 6
LAST GAME: 11/8/20: Texans 27 at Jaguars 25
LAST GAME AT SITE: 10/11/20: Texans 30, Jaguars 14

 

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS LEADERS (2020 STATS) HOUSTON TEXANS

LAST WEEK –
Urban Meyer: 0-0 COACH VS. OPP. David Culley: 0-0
19.1/30.8 PTS. FOR/AGAINST 24.0/29.0
326.1 OFFENSE 375.3
Trevor Lawrence (R): NFL debut in 2021 PASSING Tyrod Taylor (LAC): 16-30-208-0-0-75.4
James Robinson: 240-1070-4.5-7 RUSHING David Johnson: 147-691-4.7-6
DJ Chark: 53-706-13.3-5 RECEIVING Brandin Cooks: 81-1150-14.2-6
417.7 DEFENSE 416.8
Dawuane Smoot: 5.5 SACKS Many tied: 4
Shaquill Griffin (Sea.): 3 INTs Christian Kirksey (GB): 2
-8 (17/25) TAKE/GIVE -9 (9/18)
Logan Cooke: 47.7 (43.2) PUNTING (NET) Cameron Johnston (Phi.): 46.7 (40.6)
Josh Lambo: 23 (8/10 PAT; 5/5 FG) KICKING Ka’imi Fairbairn: 118 (37/40 PAT; 27/31 FG)

 

JAGUARS NOTES

• QB TREVOR LAWRENCE (rookie) makes NFL debut. Selected 1st overall in 2021 NFL Draft & is expected to be 1st Jax. rookie QB to start Week 1 in franchise history. Can become 5th rookie QB selected 1st overall to win 1st career start in common-draft era.

• RB JAMES ROBINSON ranked 2nd among rookies with 1,414 \scrimmage yards in 2020, most by undrafted rookie in common draft era. Became 4th undrafted rookie with 1,000+ rushing yards (1,070) in common-draft era. Had 10 TDs (7 rush, 3 rec.) last season, joining PHILLIP LINDSAY & DOMINIC RHODES as undrafted rookies with 10+ TDs in common-draft era. Totaled 169 scrimmage yards (84.5 per game) in 2 games vs. Hou. last season. RB CARLOS HYDE makes Jax. debut.

• WR DJ CHARK led team with 706 rec. yards in 2020, his second consecutive season with 700+ rec. yards. Had 7 catches for season-high 146 yards & TD in last meeting. WR LAVISKA SHENAULT led team with 58 catches last season, second-most ever by Jax. rookie. Had 7 catches for 79 yards in last road meeting. WR MARVIN JONES makes Jax. debut. Had career-high 76 catches for 978 yards last season with Det. Is 1 of 2 WRs (DAVANTE ADAMS) with 9+ rec. TDs in 3 of past 4 seasons.

• LB MYLES JACK set career highs in tackles (118) & TFL (6) last season. Had TFL, FF & PD in last meeting. Has PD in 3 of his past 4 vs. division. CB SHAQUILL GRIFFIN makes Jax. debut. Set career highs in INTs (3) last season with Sea. Had 2 PD in only career game vs. Hou. (10/29/17 with Sea.)

 

TEXANS NOTES

• QB TYROD TAYLOR makes Hou. debut. Has 9,770 pass yards & 70 TDs (54 pass, 16 rush) in career. Has 3 TDs (2 pass, 1 rush) vs. 0 INTs for 120.2 rating in 2 career games vs. Jax. QB DAVIS MILLS was selected in 3rd round (67th overall) of 2021 NFL Draft.

• RB DAVID JOHNSON led team with 691 rush yards & 6 rush TDs in 2020. Rushed for 96 yards in last home meeting. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. division with 120+ scrimmage yards. RB PHILLIP LINDSAY makes Hou. debut. Totaled 3,015 scrimmage yards & 18 TDs (17 rush, 1 rec.) in 3 seasons with Den. RB MARK INGRAM makes Hou. debut. Leads active RBs in scrimmage yards (9,219), rush yards (7,324) & rush TDs (62). Has 75+ scrimmage yards & TD in 2 of his past 3 vs. AFC South. RB REX BURKHEAD makes Hou. debut. Had 450+ scrimmage yards each of past 2 seasons.

• WR BRANDIN COOKS led team in catches (81) & rec. yards (1,150) in 2020. Has 1,100+ rec. yards in 5 of past 6 seasons. Has 367 rec. yards (122.3 per game) & 3 rec. TDs in 3 career games vs. Jax. Aims for 4th in row vs. Jax. with TD catch. WR CHRIS CONLEY makes Hou. debut. Had 87 catches for 1,246 yards & 7 TDs in past 2 seasons with Jax.

• LB ZACH CUNNINGHAM led NFL with career-high 163 tackles in 2020, second-most ever by Hou. player in single season. Since 2018, ranks 5th in NFL with 405 tackles. Aims for his 3rd in row vs. Jax. with 10+ tackles & sack. LB WHITNEY MERCILUS has 3 sacks & 2 FFs in his past 3 vs. Jax. CB TERRANCE MITCHELL set career highs in tackles (65) & FFs (3) last season with Cle.

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