Jaguars vs. Dolphins: Week 3 Game Day Live Thread
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jaguars (1-1) are set to have a chance to get over the .500 mark while on a national stage, with the young Jaguars team facing off against the Miami Dolphins (0-2) on Thursday Night Football.
Follow along with us live here as we bring you news and analysis from TIAA Bank Field.
The Jaguars will kick off to start the game, so we will see the defense first on the short week.
Durham Smythe gets seven yards on a short pass to start the game.
Myles Gaskin with the nine-yard gain but looked like it could have gone even longer.
20-yard DeVante Parker gain against Tre Herndon in coverage.
Jakeem Grant gets 19 yards after CJ Henderson doesn't touch home down at the end of the catch. Ugly first series.
Strong side linebacker Leon Jacobs is hurt and is being carted off of the field. He is unable to put any weight on his leg as he is helped by trainers to the cart.
Jaguars allowed third-and-1 conversion on a carry. Came out with a smaller defensive line, which was surprising.
Dolphins march down the field and score on a three-yard touchdown pass to Preston Williams over Josh Jones. 12-play and 84-yard drive from a mediocre Miami offense.
Dolphins 7, Jaguars 0.
James Robinson gets 24-yards on a dump off. Nice yards after the catch by the rookie.
Chris Conley drops a second-down pass that should have been caught for a first down. Next play, Jaguars get only two yards on a short pass to Laviska Shenault. Jaguars will punt.
Refs make a weak call and throw the flag on Joe Schobert for a horsecollar tackle.
Miami goes empty on third-and-4 and Fitzpatrick runs right by Joe Schobert for a 13-yard gain.
A 29-yard gain on a sweep by Grant and the Dolphins are now about to score.
Dolphins punch it in with Jordan Howard after a CJ Henderson DPI, and this has gotten ugly to start.
Dolphins 14, Jaguars 0.
James Robinson gets something going. 10-yard run to start the drive.
Laviska Shenault gets a wild 16-yard gain on third-down. Caught the ball in a pileup and then took it for a big gain.
11-yard throw to Keelan Cole on third-down and the Jaguars are moving.
Beautiful 11-yard touchdown run from James Robinson, who ran right behind Andrew Norwell and Cam Robinson. He is now up to 54 scrimmage yards.
Jaguars get a small break with a holding call on Dolphins OL.
Joe Schobert with the run stop on second-down and it is now third-down.
Jaguars give up a first down to Ryan Fitzpatrick on the ground. Fitzpatrick has now gotten two first downs on the ground, but the Jaguars are now reviewing the spot.
Jaguars win the challenge but Miami will now go for it.
Ryan Fitzpatrick runs for another first down, somehow. Unreal give up by Jacksonville's defense on fourth-down.
DeVante Parker beats Tre Herndon on third down for the first down and Ryan Fitzpatrick still hasn't thrown an incompletion.
After an ugly DPI on Chaisson, the Jaguars allow a Mike Gesicki touchdown. Ryan Fitzpatrick is just shredding them.
Pass interference on the Dolphins after Minshew tried to get the ball to Tyler Eifert. Now at mid-field.
Jay Gruden calls a toss to the short part of the field on third-and-5. Bad, bad play call which loses a yard.
Minshew has to take a sack on fourth down after nobody picks up the blitz. Disaster end of drive sequence there.
Looks like Brandon Watson is at FS in the place of Andrew Wingard. Nice PBU on second-down.
Jaguars get the ball right before halftime but can't make anything happen. They will go into halftime with a 14-point deficit.
Keelan Cole gets the first down on a third-down screen. Jaguars need more easy plays like that to keep drives alive after struggling on first down in the first half.
Third-and-5 for the Jaguars offense and Minshew throws a perfect deep ball to Chris Conley, but it gets dropped. Nothing right going for Jaguars right now.
DeVante Parker for 16 yards over Tre Herndon. The Jaguars can't win if they are giving up this many chunk plays.
Terrific run stop by Josh Allen to force a loss of 5. He is still looking for a sack but that was a big play.
Jaguars force a fourth-down and will take over at the three-yard line after the punt.
James Robinson makes a really nice effort after the catch to fight for yards and get the first down.
Third-and-3 for the Jaguars coming up.
Minshew gets it to Chris Conley on third down but his nightmare night continues because he gets called for OPI. What a rough night.
Minshew fumbles it after attempting to scramble. Same issue he had last season, and it is about to cost the Jaguars in a big way here. Miami will get the ball near the 10-yard line. Cam Robinson has also been ejected after making contact with an official.
Ryan Fitzpatrick scores on a quarterback draw and this one is ugly, folks.
Dolphins 28, Jaguars 7.
Josh Allen gets his first sack of the season on what should have been a Fitzpatrick throwaway.
Jaguars are moving downfield after several big plays from James Robinson and a good punt return from Dede Westbrook.
After a DPI forced by Dede Westbrook in the end zone, the Jaguars punch it in from one-yard out with James Robinson. Brandon Wright misses the PAT, however.
Dolphins 28, Jaguars 13.
Jaguars get the ball back after the Dolphins get pushed back due to penalties.
Minshew takes two sacks within a few plays, including one on fourth down. Just a horrible performance from the offense.