Jaguars QB Blaine Gabbert Will Miss Game On Sunday

Sep 8, 2013; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert (11) scrabbles out of the pocket during the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at EverBank Field. Mandatory Credit: Rob Foldy-USA TODAY Sports

Blaine Gabbert will not play this weekend for the Jacksonville Jaguars due to a laceration on his hand. Chad Henne will start instead for the Jags. It might be better for the Jaguars anyway.

Henne will go up against Terrelle Pryor and the Oakland Raiders in the matchup this weekend. Not exactly the matchup that we were expecting a few weeks ago, but probably the best matchup that could happen.

Before the season started, these two teams were expected to be battling it out for the Teddy Bridgewater sweepstakes. It looks like the Jaguars have no other contenders for that top spot now. The Raiders showed some life in week 1 against the Indianapolis Colts and should bury the Jaguars this weekend.

But that is why we play the game…

Topics: Jacksonville Jaguars, Oakland Raiders

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