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Cleveland Browns vs Jacksonville Jaguars 08/14/2021 Football Betting, Odds and Picks
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Cleveland Browns vs Jacksonville Jaguars 08/14/2021 – On Saturday, TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida will play host to the Cleveland Browns and Jacksonville Jaguars as they enter their first preseason game. The Browns were one of those favorite teams that punched their ticket to the wild card round last season. Cleveland will hope for a better season as they take on the Jacksonville Jaguars in their first game. Jacksonville held the worst record last season after their poor performance. The online sportsbook picks were hardly in favor of the Jaguars to win.
Cleveland Browns vs Jacksonville Jaguars 08/14/2021
The Cleveland Browns were strong enough to compete in the AFC North by finishing second. The Browns held the same 11-5 record as the Ravens. Cleveland made it to the wild card round, but they struggled to get past their opponents eventually. There has been a major change for the Browns as quarterback Baker Mayfield will not start in this game. It turns out that Case Keenum will take his spot alone with Kyle Lauletta from the offensive end. Myles Garrett will take the defensive side while Nick Chubb and Kareem Hunt are questionable from the running back spot.
Players to watch: Baker Mayfield QB (GP 16, CMP 305, ATT 486, CMP% 62.8, YDS 3563, AVG 7.3, YDS/G 233.4, LNG 75, TD 26, INT 8, SACK 26, SYL 162, RTG 95.9), Nick Chubb RB (GP 12, ATT 190, YDS 1067, AVG 5.6, LNG 59, BIG 12, TD 12, YDS/G 88.9, FUM 1, LST 1, FD 55),Jarvis Landry WR (GP 15, REC 72, TGTS 101, YDS 840, AVG 11.7, TD 3, LNG 32, BIG 11, YDS/G 56, FUM 1, LST 0, YAC 345, FD 46).
The Jacksonville Jaguars held a terrible 1-15 record last season. The Jaguars lost against most of their opponents and they have a solid addition this season. Trevor Lawrence will take the quarterback spot for the Jaguars along with his former teammate Travis Etienne. DJ Clark and Laviska Shenault will take the top receiving ends. Coordinator Joe Cullen is the defensive line coach for the Jaguars. Cornerback Shaquille Griffin and Joe Schobert are the other veterans on the Jacksonville squad.
Players to watch: Gardner Minshew II QB (GP 9, CMP 216, ATT 327, CMP% 66.1, YDS 2259, AVG 6.9, YDS/G 268, LNG 51, TD 16, INT 5, SACK 27, SYL 147, RTG 95.9),James Robinson RB (GP 14, ATT 240, YDS 1070, AVG 4.5, LNG 47, BIG 5, TD 7, YDS/G 76.4, FUM 1, LST 0, FD 54),DJ Chark Jr. WR (GP 13, REC 53, TGTS 93, YDS 706, AVG 13.3, TD 5, LNG 73, BIG 10, YDS/G 54.3, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 170, FD 37).
Cleveland Browns vs Jacksonville Jaguars Betting Numbers
Cleveland are 12-5 SU in their last 17 games.
Jacksonville are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games.
Cleveland Browns vs Jacksonville Jaguars Betting Picks
The Cleveland Browns have made major changes on their team and some of their key players have moved out. Jacksonville, on the other hand, has a new and strong lineup that will shake opponents this season. The NFL betting lines favor the Jaguars to win this game and cover the spread.