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Jacksonville Jaguars vs New Orleans Saints 08/23/2021 NFL Odds, Previews and Picks
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Jacksonville Jaguars vs New Orleans Saints 08/23/2021 – Jacksonville Jaguars will look forward to taking on the New Orleans Saints in their week 2 of the NFL preseason games. The Jaguars were one of those underrated teams last season after their weak performance. Jacksonville will make this season better with some of the key players changed. The Saints are in a similar position as they bring in some of their top players to the squad. Both teams will need to adapt to their change and explore their potential in the preseason games. The Jaguars will take on the Saints from Caesars Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Jacksonville Jaguars vs New Orleans Saints 08/23/2021
The Jacksonville Jaguars will have a strong quarterback after they acquired Trevor Lawrence in their number one overall draft pick. Jacksonville also made a major change with their head coach. Urban Meyer will be the new head coach for the Jaguars this season. Jacksonville witnessed Trevor Lawrence cover six of his nine passes in his last game against the Cleveland Browns. The Jaguars gave up 23 and scored just 13 in return.
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).
New Orleans Saints
The Saints experienced their own struggle in their last game, but their defense was decent enough to restrict the Baltimore Ravens to 17. New Orleans was unable to do more of their effort as they scored 14 in return. The Saints turned to a ball over six times in their defeat. James Winston did a decent job from the quarterback position. Tayson Hill was the other notable player that contributed to the Saints in their defeat.
Players to watch: Drew Brees QB (GP 12, CMP 275, ATT 390, CMP% 70.5, YDS 2942, AVG 7.5, YDS/G 245, LNG 52, TD 24, INT 6, SACK 13, SYL 89, RTG 106.4), Alvin Kamara RB (GP 15, ATT 187, YDS 932, AVG 5, LNG 49, BIG 7, TD 16, YDS/G 62.1, FUM 1, LST 0, FD 58), (GP 15, REC 83, TGTS 107, YDS 756, AVG 9.1, TD 5, LNG 52, BIG 9, YDS/G 50.4, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 734, FD 35), Tre’Quan Smith WR (GP 14, REC 34, TGTS 50, YDS 448, AVG 13.2, TD 4, LNG 31, BIG 9, YDS/G 32, FUM 1, LST 0, YAC 130, FD 22).
Jacksonville Jaguars vs New Orleans Saints Betting Numbers
Jacksonville is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
New Orleans Saints
New Orleans is 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games.
Jacksonville Jaguars vs New Orleans Saints Betting Picks
The NFL picks tonight remain in favor of the Saints to get past the Jaguars in this game. The Saints have an easy opportunity to take on exploring Jaguars teams. The predicted score is said to be 24-133.