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Jaguars vs. Steelers 2014: Pregame and first half live blog

Here's your open discussion thread to talk about anything and everything during the pregame and first half of the Jaguars and Steelers matchup in Week 5.

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The Jacksonville Jaguars are hosting the Pittsburgh Steelers in what is Blake Bortles' first start at EverBank Field.

Can the running game finally get going? Will these young receivers step up in the wake of injuries? What will Antonio Brown do to our secondary? All these questions and more will be answered in a matter of hours!

Let's do this!

Some helpful links:

The Jaguars opened as 7-point underdogs to the Steelers

A TV coverage map of the Jaguars vs. Steelers game


5 questions with SBNation's Behind The Steel Curtain about the Steelers

Live blog:

2:32 PM: Two Bortles starts, two competitive first halves. Let's keep it going.

2:29 PM: A last-second field goal by Scobee narrows the gap! Blake Bortles leads a two-minute drive that goes 58 yards in 11 plays and 1:40.

2:19 PM: The least Roethlisberger could do is throw it to Heath Miller and get me some fantasy points. Steelers up 10-3.

2:01 PM: Posluszny is so hot-and-cold. He overruns gaps on running plays, but makes sacks on third downs and somehow bats down a pass to Antonio Brown. What is happening?

1:59 PM: Another sack!

1:46 PM: Defense holds tough. Good goal-line stand.

1:43 PM: Goal-line stand! Goal-line stand!

1:18 PM: Josh Scobee puts the Jaguars up 3-0 early! But more importantly... FREE SUBS, Y'ALL!

1:14 PM: Blake Bortles scrambled for 11 yards on a third-and-10. Hysteria ensued.

1:06 PM: We forced a three-and-out on our first defensive drive? We forced a three-and-out on our first defensive drive.


12:59 PM: My body is ready.


12:27 PM: Now a Blake Bortles fathead? Jaguars fans on point today with the fatheads.

12:23 PM: *inserts heart emoji*

12:16 PM: This view >>> Your view

12:11 PM: omg if this fat head makes it onto cbs

11:53 AM: Jaguars inactives for today's game.

8:00 AM: Make sure you're up to date on the latest injury report from both teams.