Thursday night is the return of the NFL. The Hall of Fame Game will be played in Canton, Ohio between the Jacksonville Jaguars (the first preseason game of 2022), and the Las Vegas Raiders (the second). The contest begins at 8 p.m. ETNBC. You can also stream the game via NFL+.
The Jaguars hope to make a comeback this season. For the past four seasons, Jacksonville has finished last within the AFC South. Urban Meyer, the head coach in 2021 was fired because of a lackluster record and other issues off the field. Doug Pederson, the Super Bowl champ, takes over as head coach this year and hopes to score a lot with Trevor Lawrence, second-year quarterback, and Travis Etienne running back.
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Jake Luton, however, will play quarterback for Thursday night’s match so that the team has some in-game look at him. “I’m excited,”Luton, third-team quarterback, said Official website of the Jaguars. “They let me know I was going to start. I’m just excited to be back in a Jaguars uniform and to get to go out and play with the guys, so I couldn’t be more fired up.”
Raiders just finished a playoff season, the first since 2016. Las Vegas hired Josh McDaniels, the former New England Patriots offensive coach, to become its head coach. A major deal and signing was also made by the team when wide receiver Davante of Green Bay Packers was acquired.
“When I slapped that jersey on to do the media day stuff the other day, that’s when it really hit me,”Adams stated that Adams had said the following in June. Official website of the Raiders. “That was my first time putting the real gear on. I like to stop and appreciate stuff along the way.”The Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2020 will be recognized before the ceremony, as it is the Hall of Fame Game. This year’s Hall of Fame class features Cliff Branch and LeRoy Butler, Sam Mills, Richard Seymour as well as Bryant Young, Dick Vermeil, Art McNally, Bryant Young, Bryant Young and Dick Vermeil. Boselli was an offensive lineman who spent his entire career with Jaguars. Branch, a wide receiver spent his entire career with Raiders. Seymour, who was a defensive lineman, was with Raiders for his final four seasons.