If the Patriots beat the Jaguars on Sunday, this will be the 14th time in 15 years that the AFC team in the Super Bowl will be quarterbacked by Brady, Roethlisberger or Peyton Manning.
The last 14 Super Bowl-winning teams have been quarterbacked by Brady four times; Roethlisberger, Peyton Manning and Eli Manning twice each; and Brees, Aaron Rodgers, Russell Wilson and Joe Flacco once apiece.
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With the increase of three, four and even five wide receiver sets, the ability to drop into coverage is crucial for linebackers in the modern NFL. Lacking that ability significantly hurts a linebacker’s ability to play every down, which is why Foster’s Alabama teammate in 2015, Reggie Ragland, fell to the second round in the 2016 draft despite being an excellent run defender. Foster is plenty capable in coverage, with the potential to become a very good coverage linebacker. That gives him extra value and appeal.
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When we come back, our mentality is to turn it up even more than we already have, Jenkins said. It’s not about how you start. It’s about how you finish. Real ball is played in November and December. We look at our schedule moving forward and we’ve got some really good teams and some games that obviously are very important for the long haul. .?.?. We come back [after the bye] against Dallas on the road in Devin Funchess Youth jersey the division. We don’t have much time to look too far ahead because we’re back at it.
In that grind-it-out tilt, Bortles became just the third starting signal-caller to win a playoff contest with more rushing (88) than passing yards (87), joining Michael Vick and Bob Griese along the way.