Jaguars find opponents' comments funny, insulting

Published on NewsOK Modified: December 2, 2013 at 6:23 pm •  Published: December 2, 2013
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Guard Uche Nwaneri has heard all sorts of excuses for opponents losing to the Jacksonville Jaguars in recent weeks.

They're amusing — and insulting.

Nwaneri calls the comments "ridiculous" and adds, "Really, are we a high school team playing y'all and you have to apologize to your city because you lost to us? Come on, man. This is the NFL. Every win is a hard-earned win."

The Jaguars (3-9) have won three of their last four games, all since starting the season with eight consecutive losses by double digits. It's been a modest turnaround that coincides with coach Gus Bradley's team playing better and a considerably easier second-half schedule.

Still, opponents have been less than complimentary afterward.

Jacksonville hosts the Houston Texans on Thursday night.

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AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org



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