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Jags chances to win

Discussion in 'NFL Football Forum' started by Mike A. S., Jan 10, 2018.

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What is the Jaguars chances to beat Pittsburgh again this week?

Poll closed Jan 14, 2018.
  1. 90% - Bortles will play well and the Jags D is still the Jags D.

    2 vote(s)
    5.0%
  2. 75% - They have to have Bortles play well, but I think that he will.

    2 vote(s)
    5.0%
  3. 50% - If Bortles just doesn't play bad then they'll win.

    12 vote(s)
    30.0%
  4. 25% - Bortles has to play good to have a chance and that ain't gonna happen.

    17 vote(s)
    42.5%
  5. 10% - Doesn't even matter how Bortles does, they just can't win again.

    7 vote(s)
    17.5%
  1. Mike A. S.

    Mike A. S. Active Member

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    You keep saying this type of thing, but what I want to know is why does it matter how they score? A TD is still 6 points no matter how you get it.
     



  2. BottleWalk

    BottleWalk Holier Than Thou

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    The only way the jags score more than a certain number of points (or win, for that matter) is if the steelers help them out. I don't know how to make it clearer than that.
     
  3. Mike A. S.

    Mike A. S. Active Member

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    And the biggest key to Jacksonville winning the game is to have Blake Bortles play well or at least decent.
     
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  4. SJ76

    SJ76 I'll slap you with my member

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    Jags have no shot.


    :heh:
     
  5. BottleWalk

    BottleWalk Holier Than Thou

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    Lol the whole conversation we've just had has gone completely over your head, hasn't it.....

    If Blake Bortles plays well and Ben Roethlisberger and the steelers' o plays well, too, you still lose running away. That means you need some kind of big plays by your defense like you got the last time. That means you need the steelers to screw up.

    You strike me as an honest and good guy who just wants to know if his team has a chance but this conversation has been like banging my head against the wall and I don't get the feeling things are getting much better from your end
     
  6. Mike A. S.

    Mike A. S. Active Member

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    Totally agree with this part! Maybe we should just agree to disagree at this point, lol.
     
  7. eaglesnut

    eaglesnut The Truth

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    It's more about Ben than Bortles.
     
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  8. HaroldSeattle

    HaroldSeattle Super Moderator Staff Member Moderator

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    Think the Jags have a 50/50 chance to win. A great D alone gives them that chance. We all have seen big Ben have some stinkers this season, no reason to assume he won't against a really good D and with one of his best weapons hurting.
    Jags for the upset and win.:nod:
     
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  9. redseat

    redseat Well-Known Member

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    Can't believe I will agree with you. I choose 50% but yes I am torn between 25-50% as well
     
  10. There is A Moose at 3rd

    There is A Moose at 3rd Bi-Fan Curious

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    Think it's probably 65/35 for this game.

    That Bortles guy...

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  11. MileHigh64

    MileHigh64 Broncos Fanatic

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    The Jaguars are built for the playoffs with a good running back and a stellar defense. The edge of course goes to Pittsburgh. They're playing at home, have a good team and have a shit ton of playoff experience.

    However, what does any of this have to do with the Patriots? They're the team that we should be talking about at all times. At least, that's what the Hoop has taught me.
     
  12. TP76

    TP76 Well-Known Member

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    The one thing Jax may have going for them is maybe and overabundance of caution from Roethlisbergar as he channels his inner Neill O'Donnell.
     
  13. broncosmitty

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    Causing a couple turnovers wouldn't shock me.


    30-35%


    If the line is 8+ I'd bet on JVille.
     
  14. SteelersPride

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    the steelers are racking up injuries in practice so much better
     
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    We'll get to Pats/Steelers next week son :suds:
     
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    boogiewithstu2007 Well-Known Member

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    Chances of snow ?
     
  17. Hank Kingsley

    Hank Kingsley Crusty Curmudgeon

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    Especially if your bozo QB suddenly looks like Seabiscuit running for big gains when he can't connect of a 5 yd dump off.
     
  18. Hank Kingsley

    Hank Kingsley Crusty Curmudgeon

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    If the Jags had the Wee One I'd agree.
     
  19. Oldschool739

    Oldschool739 Still works for true Americans,Honor it or get out

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    Jags vs Titans AFCCG.........Book it !!!!!
     
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  20. handicappers

    handicappers GoldenSpur wears his sissy panties every day

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    If you like money and know anything about football, then take the Jaguars money line.
     
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