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Dolphins intercept four passes in final period to beat Chargers

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A football game with many mistakes is not often entertaining or filled with drama, but that does not describe Sunday’s game between Miami and San Diego. In the end, San Diego made the last mistakes resulting in the Dolphins 31-24 win at Qualcomm Stadium. Heading into the fourth quarter, Miami led 21-17. Throughout the period, the Dolphins took numerous penalties on both sides of the ball. They racked up 81 yards in penalties on the day. In the end, those…

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Chargers jump on Jaguars early, coast to 38-14 victory

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Last week the Jacksonville Jaguars had a chance to edge the mighty Green Bay Packers, but came up short. On Sunday, the Jags had no chance against the San Diego Chargers and were hammered 38-14 in Southern California. Last week the Chargers built a 21-point lead on the Kansas City Chiefs, but let the game slip away in overtime. On Sunday they also bolted to a three-touchdown lead, but instead of letting it get away, they played add-on. Jacksonville was…

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San Diego Chargers shock Jacksonville Jaguars out of division title race

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On “Salute to Service” Day at EverBank Field, it was appropriate that the Jacksonville Jaguars hosted the San Diego Chargers. Against their fellow Naval town team, the Jags needed to make a statement. The statement they made? That when the pressure is on and the stakes get higher, the Jaguars just aren’t ready, despite the collection of talent at offensive skill positions. A collection diminished by a key piece on the last Jaguars’ drive of the game, as Allen Hurns…

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