City Meyer after ‘heartbreaking’ loss drops Jaguars to 0-4: ‘This crew goes to win some video games’


City Meyer after 'heartbreaking' loss drops Jaguars to 0-4: 'This crew goes to win some video games'

The Jaguars went into the halftime locker room Thursday night time assured they might end, get their first win of the season and provides coach City Meyer his first NFL victory.

However then the Bengals scored 24 factors within the second half and gained on a last-second subject aim 24-21. Meyer and the 0-4 Jags now have to attend till Oct. 10, once they face the Titans at residence, to make one other try at that elusive first “W.”

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A loss in a recreation he and his crew had been so near successful left Meyer “heartbroken” and his head “spinning.” However he additionally continued to sound assured that his gamers should potential to succeed.

“Normally I am not incorrect about stuff like that, that I simply see an excellent crew in there,” Meyer stated. “I see good guys, I see good hearts, I see guys that work. And I instructed them I am not incorrect. I am not incorrect about that stuff. This crew goes to win some video games.”

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The Jaguars had an opportunity to go up 21-0 towards the top of the primary half. Meyer handed up a subject aim try and went for it on fourth-and-goal from the Cincinnati 1. However quarterback Trevor Lawrence’s sneak from the shotgun was stopped.

Followers had been questioning whether or not Jacksonville might have gained had Meyer referred to as for the sector aim as a substitute, however Meyer stated he had “little question” about going for the landing. 

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“Our protection was enjoying so nicely after which our offense, we felt like had been blocking them, James (Robinson) was operating the ball, our offensive line was pushing, controlling the road of scrimmage. That is an excellent signal,” he stated. “Normally you win these video games, you care for the ball and Trevor, your quarterback’s getting these first downs. Yeah, I felt actually good.”  

A pair questions later in his press convention, he sounded simply as certain about this roster being able to successful.

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“I’ve stated this from Day 1 is that the core of this crew are good gamers and I believed we introduced in some good gamers and we’re getting higher every week; we’re getting higher every week. Simply sickening that you just did not win that factor,” Meyer stated. “However like I instructed you, I am not incorrect about that, I am not incorrect about these guys in our room and they will hold swinging as arduous as they presumably can.”




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