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Jacksonville Jaguars Daily: 10 Jaguars players to watch vs. Jets

Who should you be paying attention to in tonight’s preseason opener?

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10 Jacksonville Jaguars players to watch vs. New York Jets -
The Jaguars will face off against the New York Jets on Thursday night as the two teams start their respective exhibition seasons. The first preseason game typically serves as a platform to highlight the younger players and roster bubble veterans. That's why it's very important to keep an eye on the guys grinding to make the roster this offseason during the first preseason showcase.

Jaguars vs. Jets: Here’s what to expect
The Jacksonville Jaguars will be at MetLife Stadium for their first preseason game of 2016 to take on the New York Jets this Thursday, August 11 at 7:30 ET. Blessed with two breakout performances from wide receivers Allen Robinson and Allen Hurns in 2015, the Jaguars' offense stretched the field through the air last season, but it was also the team's curse, as the one-dimensional approach led to 18 interceptions, the most by any other team last season. Turnovers, horrific offensive line play -- Bortles was sacked a league-high 51 times -- and a defensive unit who allowed the second-most points in franchise history (448), resulted in a 5-11 record and another disappointing season for the franchise.

Jaguars surprise kids with their own beds -
One hundred local children are waking up at Everbank field Tuesday morning. These children have never had beds of their own. The team hosted a special sleepover for them Monday night, but what the kids didn't know is that when they wake up, the beds from Everbank will go home with them!