Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Pederson says “every part is secure” with Trevor Lawrence after the quarterback suffered an ankle damage in Monday’s loss to the Cincinnati Bengals; Pederson has not dominated Lawrence out of Sunday’s conflict with Cleveland Browns
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Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Doug Pederson says quarterback Trevor Lawrence was “very lucky” to keep away from a extra severe damage after damaging his ankle in Monday’s loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.
Lawrence was injured within the fourth quarter as Jake Browning threw for 354 yards and a landing in his second profession begin to lead the Bengals to a shocking 34-31 extra time win.
Browning additionally ran for a rating because the Bengals (6-6) gained on Monday Night time Soccer for the primary time since 1990 on Evan McPherson’s 48-yard subject purpose within the additional body, with Lawrence’s damage for the Jaguars (8-4) showing to be doubtlessly the largest blow of the night for the house staff.
Left sort out Walker Little stepped on Lawrence’s ankle, inflicting him to twist it as he was sacked. Lawrence tried to rise up, however dropped to the bottom, ripped off his helmet and threw it in disgust. He was helped off the sector and into the tunnel for X-rays.
Pederson mentioned on Tuesday checks on Lawrence’s proper ankle confirmed “every part’s secure, every part’s good”. He added surgical procedure “is just not essentially one thing that might be warranted at the moment”.
“We’ll see the place he is at in a pair days,” Pederson mentioned roughly 12 hours after the sport had completed.
“[It] seemed worse than it actually was. Very lucky there.”
It ended an in any other case stellar evening for Lawrence, who accomplished 22 of 29 passes for 259 yards and two touchdowns. He additionally ran for a rating.
Pederson has not dominated Lawrence out of Sunday’s upcoming conflict with the Cleveland Browns.
“I am not going to place that timetable on Trevor,” he added. “Not going to place him in a field like that. We’ll see how he’s in a few days.”
Browning was equally stout rather than star Joe Burrow, who watched and coached from the sideline whereas carrying a forged and a sling. Browning accomplished 32 of 37 passes and directed the extra time drive that arrange McPherson’s winner.
McPherson, who performed collegiately at close by Florida, banged a 57-yarder off the crossbar in the identical route early within the recreation.
Jacksonville backup CJ Beathard accomplished 9 of 10 passes for 63 yards in reduction of Lawrence. Beathard put the Jaguars in place for Brandon McManus’ 40-yard subject purpose with 26 seconds remaining in regulation.
- Passing: Jake Browning, 32/37, 354 yards, 1 TD
- Dashing: Joe Mixon, 19 carries, 68 yards, 2 TDs
- Receiving: Ja’Marr Chase, 11 catches, 149 yards, 1 TD
- Passing: Trevor Lawrence, 22/29, 258 yards, 2 TDs
- CJ Beathard, 9/10, 63 yards
- Dashing: Travis Etienne, 11 carries, 45 yards, 1 TD
- Receiving: Evan Engram, 9 catches, 82 yards, 1 TD
Ja’Marr Chase caught 11 passes for 149 yards and a landing, a 76-yarder within the third quarter that bought the Bengals going. Joe Mixon ran for 68 yards and two scores, and rookie Chase Brown added 61 yards on the bottom for the league’s worst speeding assault. Mixon additionally had six receptions for 49 yards.
The Bengals made it tougher than it ought to have been when coach Zac Taylor referred to as a trick play that changed into a debacle in third.
Browning lateraled to receiver Tyler Boyd, who inexplicably threw on to move rusher Josh Allen. Allen caught the ball for his second profession interception. The Jaguars scored 4 performs later when Lawrence jumped and stretched the ball throughout the purpose line.
It was the second bungled trick play for the Bengals, who additionally misplaced seven yards when Chase accomplished a double move to Browning. Nonetheless, the Bengals completed with 491 yards and have been eight of 14 on third down.
|Bengals 0-7 Jaguars
|Travis Etienne four-yard speeding TD (additional level)
|Bengals 7-7 Jaguars
|Joe Mixon six-yard speeding TD (additional level)
|Bengals 7-14 Jaguars
|Trevor Lawrence 22-yard TD move to Evan Engram (additional level)
|Bengals 14-14 Jaguars
|Joe Mixon two-yard speeding TD (additional level)
|Bengals 21-14 Jaguars
|Jake Browning 76-yard TD move to Ja’Marr Chase (additional level)
|Bengals 21-21 Jaguars
|Trevor Lawrence 14-yard TD move to Parker Washington (additional level)
|Bengals 21-28 Jaguars
|Trevor Lawrence one-yard speeding TD (additional level)
|Bengals 28-28 Jaguars
|Jake Browning one-yard speeding TD (additional level)
|Bengals 31-28 Jaguars
|Evan McPherson 54-yard subject purpose
|Bengals 31-31 Jaguars
|Brandon McManus 40-yard subject purpose
|Bengals 34-31 Jaguars
|Evan McPherson 48-yard subject purpose
What did they are saying?
Jags quarterback C.J. Beathard on damage to Lawrence: “First intuition was ah, it sucks for Trevor if you see him on the bottom hurting. That sucks. It sort of takes the breath away from the blokes on the sidelines and stuff if you see your beginning quarterback hurting like that. However then you definately rapidly flip into going into that two-minute drive to attempt to tie the sport or win the sport. Clearly, do not have a lot time for the information to kick in, simply sort of bought to go.”
The Bengals are again in motion at house to the Indianapolis Colts (7-5), whereas the Jaguars put together for a spell with out Lawrence on the highway towards the Cleveland Browns (7-5).