The 2022 Hall of Fame Gamewhich took place on Thursday from Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton Ohio, faced the Jacksonville Jaguars and Las Vegas Raiders in the first NFL game since Feb. 13. The meeting ended 11-27 in favor of the bad guys.
Las Vegas welcomed his new head coach Josh McDaniels who had his debut at the helm of the team after arriving this season from the new england patriots where he served as quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator.
McDanielswho grew up in this town of Canton, historic for American football, had his debut as a HC on the field where he used to play in high school. On her expected return, the 46-year-old coach commented:
It was a unique opportunity. I am very grateful to have had her. […] It’s the first time I’ve been to this Hall of Fame game in 22 years. Having the opportunity to do it with him here, with my family and the people who helped me along the way made this night a very special one that I enjoyed.
For those from Florida, he also debuted as head coach Doug Peterson who reached the Jaguars after the departure of Urban Mayer after just one season at the helm of the team.
Derek CarrMarshal of the Nevada, and Dave Adamswho came from the team of the Green Bay Packersthey did not have the opportunity to play their first game together since they were in the Fresno State Universitybut this dangerous duo is expected to hit the field in the coming weeks.
For the Jaguars2021 first pick, quarterback Trevor Lawrence, did not see minutes either and remained on the Jacksonville sideline.
However, the first overall pick 2022 defensive end Trevon Walkerhad a dream debut and already has his first sack of the quarterback in professional football.
The 2022 NFL preseasonwill resume next Thursday August 11 when the new england patriots face the New York Giantsand the Baltimore Ravens travel to Tennessee to measure themselves against titans.
The first week of the preseason will be completed with the following matches:
Friday August 12
Detroit Lions – Atlanta Falcons
Jacksonville Jaguars – Cleveland Browns
Philadelphia Eagles – New York Jets
Cincinnati Bengals – Arizona Cardinals
Saturday August 13
Chicago Bears – Kansas City Chiefs
Buffalo Bills – Indianapolis Colts
Pittsburgh Steelers – Seattle Seahawks
Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Miami Dolphins
Houston Texans – New Orleans Saints
Denver Broncos – Dallas Cowboys
Los Angeles Chargers – Los Angeles Rams
Sunday August 14
Las Vegas Raiders – Minnesota Vikings
(With information from Brand and NFL)