The Jacksonville Jaguars They achieved this Saturday the American Conference (AFC) South title and qualified for the playoffs with their victory 20-16 over the Tennessee Titans on the week 18 of the 2022-23 NFL season.
Jacksonville reached nine wins and eight losses with which he secured the fourth place in the AFC in the postseasonwhile heyou titanswith seven wins and 10 falls, they were eliminated.
The jaguars defense had an outstanding performance, in a night where he provoked a fumble and an interception; In addition, to get the victory score.
Trevor LawrenceJacksonville quarterback passed for 212 yards and a score. With the Titans he stood out derrick henry, who had 109 rushing yards. In this game, ‘King Henry’ became the first rusher in his team’s history to accumulate more than 1,500 yards in three consecutive seasons.
The battle for the AFC South started slowly, with the titans taking lead of only one field goal in the first quarter.
Already in the second bedroomwhen the Jaguars offense was 22 yards from the touchdown, during an optional play Lawrence he gave up the ball very high to Jamal Agnewwho did not control it and allowed Rashad Weaver from Titans the expensive ovoid recovery.
The offensive of Tennessee capitalized on the mistake with a 69-yard drive that culminated in a TD pass from Joshua Dobbsin just his second game as a starter, toward Chigoziem Okonkwo that expanded the advantage 0-10.
The jaguars reacted 7-10 with an offense that covered 50 yards in six plays and culminated with a pass to the end zone that he caught Christian Kirk.
Before the break the visiting team pulled away 7-13 with a field goal. Back from the locker room, a exchange of three point kicks by team placed the score 10-16 midway through the third quarter.
The defensive was the one that prompted the reaction of jaguars with a Tyson Campbell interception, who left his attack at the rival’s 25-yard line at the start of the last period. The local attack took advantage of the mistake with a Field goal that brought them closer 13-16.
One series after one stroke rayshawn jenkins about Dobbs caused a Fumble that recovered and carried Josh Allen 37 yards to the end zone to give your team the ultimate advantage 20-16.
with victory, the Jags are back in the postseason for the first time since 2017when they reached conference finalsand now they will face one of the wild cards yet to be defined on Sunday when the regular season closes.
the rest of the NFL Week 18 is played as follows:
Saturday January 7, 2023
Kansas City Chiefs 31–13 Las Vegas Raiders
Tennessee Titans 16-20 Jacksonville Jaguars
Sunday January 8, 2023
Houston Texans – Indianpolis Colts, 12:00 p.m.
Minnesota Vikings – Chicago Bears, 12:00 p.m.
Baltimore Ravens – Cincinnati Bengals, 12:00 p.m.
Carolina Panthers – New Orleans Saints, 12:00 p.m.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers – Atlanta Falcons, 12:00 p.m.
New York Jets – Miami Dolphins, 12:00 p.m.
New England Patriots – Buffalo Bills, 12:00 p.m.
Cleveland Browns – Pittsburgh Steelers, 12:00 p.m.
Los Angeles Rams – Seattle Seahawks, 3:25 p.m.
Los Angeles Chargers – Denver Broncos, 3:25 p.m.
New York Giants – Philadelphia Eagles, 3:25 p.m.
Arizona Cardinals – San Francisco 49ers, 3:25 p.m.
Dallas Cowboys – Washington Commanders, 3:25 p.m.
Detroit Lions – Green Bay Packers, 7:20 p.m.
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