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Jaguars vs Browns: This week in Jaguars history

A brief summary of the Jaguars vs Browns series and more

Jacksonville Jaguars v Cleveland Browns Photo by George Gojkovich/Getty Images

The Jacksonville Jaguars and Cleveland Browns have played each other 18 times, and the Jaguars currently lead the series 12-6. The two teams were formerly part of the AFC Central Division. Let’s take a look at the Jaguars beating the Browns on the road throughout the decades.

The 1990’s

Week 15 at Cleveland Browns Stadium on December 19, 1999
Final score: Jaguars 24 - Browns 14
Attendance: 72,038

Damon Jones, Mark Brunell, and Fred Taylor scored touchdowns. Mark Brunell completed 21 out of 33 attempted passes for 267 yards. Fred Taylor led the team with 136 rushing yards, and Jimmy Smith led with 134 receiving yards. Lenzie Jackson averaged 13.00 yards in kickoff returns, and Keenan McCardell averaged 10.33 yards in punt returns. Bryan Barker punted three times for 129 yards. Mike Hollis made one out of three attempted field goals. Brant Boyer, Tony Brackens, Carnell Lake, Lonnie Marts, Joel Smeenge, and Gary Walker each registered one sack.

The 2000’s

Week 13 at Cleveland Browns Stadium on December 4, 2005
Final score: Jaguars 20 - Browns 14
Attendance: 70,941

George Wrighster and Jimmy Smith scored touchdowns. David Garrard completed 11 out of 20 attempted passes for 116 yards. Greg Jones led the team with 103 rushing yards, and Jimmy Smith led with 49 receiving yards. Derrick Wimbush averaged 28.00 yards in kickoff returns, and Alvin Pearman averaged 7.00 yards in punt returns. Chris Hanson punted four times for 165 yards. Josh Scobee made both field goal attempts. Mike Peterson, Paul Spicer, John Henderson, Daryl Smith, and Bobby McCray recorded sacks.

The 2010’s

Week 11 at FirstEnergy Stadium on November 19, 2017
Final score: Jaguars 19 - Browns 7
Attendance: 57,003

Jacksonville Jaguars v Cleveland Browns Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images

Marcedes Lewis and Telvin Smith scored touchdowns. Blake Bortles completed 17 out of 30 attempted passes for 154 yards. Leonard Fournette led the team with 111 rushing yards, and Marqise Lee led with 45 receiving yards. Jaydon Mickens averaged 9.50 yards in punt returns. Brad Nortman punted nine times for 354 yards. Josh Lambo made two out of three attempted field goals and averaged 53.80 yards in kickoffs. Telvin Smith and A.J. Bouye both had interceptions. Yannick Ngakoue registered 2.5 sacks, Malik Jackson and Dante Fowler Jr. both recorded one sack, and Calais Campbell was credited with 0.5 sacks.

Players who have played for both teams

Players who have played for CLE and JAX

Player Position Years in CLE Years in JAX
Player Position Years in CLE Years in JAX
Alexander, Eric LB 2010 2010
Allen, Dakota LB 2022 2019-2021
Ankou, Eli DT 2019 2017-2018
Bentley, Kevin LB 2002-2004 2011
Boyer, Brant LB 2001-2003 1995-2000
Bryan, Taven DT 2022 2018-2021
Colinet, Stalin DT 1999-2001 2002
Colquitt, Dustin P 2021 2020
Cousin, Terry DB 2008 2005-2007
Davis, Carl DE 2018 2019
Day, Sheldon DT 2021 2016-2017
Devalve, Seth TE 2016-2018 2019
Edwards, Marc RB 1999-2000 2003-2004
Ekuale, Daniel DT 2019 2020
Estandia, Greg TE 2009-2010 2007-2009
Gibson, Damon WR 1999 2001-2002
Gipson, Tashaun DB 2012-2015 2016-2018
Groves, Quentin LB 2013 2008-2009
Hall, Dana DB 1995 1996-1997
Hance, Blake OT 2020-2021 2022-2023
Harrison, Ronnie LB 2020-2022 2018-2019
Hyde, Carlos RB 2018 2018-2021
Jackson, Lenzie WR 2000 1999
Jackson, Malik DT 2021 2016-2018
Johnson, D'Ernest RB 2019-2022 2023
Johnson, James-Michael LB 2012 2015
Johnson, Kevin WR 1999-2003 2003
Jones, George RB 1999 1998
Jurkovic, John DT 1999 1996-1998
Kessler, Cody QB 2016-2017 2018
King, Deon LB 2017 2017
Lewis, Patrick C 2013 2013
Logan, Ernie DT 1991-1992 1995-1996
McCardell, Keenan WR 1992-1995 1996-2001
McCown, Luke QB 2004 2009-2011
McLaughlin, Chase K 2021 2020
McQuistan, Paul OG 2014 2009
Mosley, C.J. DT 2009 2010-2012
Northcutt, Dennis WR 2000-2006 2007-2008
Orr, Shantee LB 2008 2007
Pashos, Tony OT 2010-2011 2007-2008
Pasztor, Austin OT 2015-2016 2012-2014
Rainer, Wali LB 1999-2001 2002
Rison, Andre WR 1995 1996
Roberson, Chris DB 2010 2005
Roth, Matt LB 2009-2010 2011
Rucker, Martin TE 2008-2009 2011
Russell, Brian DB 2005-2006 2009
Schobert, Joe LB 2016-2019 2020
Sheard, Jabaal DE 2011-2014 2020
Smith, Chris DE 2018-2019 2014-2016
Smith, Malcolm LB 2020-2021 2019
Sorensen, Nick DB 2007-2010 2003-2006
Thompson, Mike DT 1999-2000 1995
Vallos, Steve C 2010-2011 2012
Westmoreland, Eric LB 2004 2001-2003
Williams, James LB 1999 1995
Wright, Kenny DB 2007 2005
Zahursky, Steve OT 1999-2000 2001

Series results

JAX/CLE Series Results

Date Visitor Score Home Score
Date Visitor Score Home Score
10/22/1995 Jacksonville Jaguars 23 Cleveland Browns 15
12/24/1995 Cleveland Browns 21 Jacksonville Jaguars 24
10/17/1999 Cleveland Browns 7 Jacksonville Jaguars 24
12/19/1999 Jacksonville Jaguars 24 Cleveland Browns 14
09/03/2000 Jacksonville Jaguars 27 Cleveland Browns 7
12/03/2000 Cleveland Browns 0 Jacksonville Jaguars 48
09/30/2001 Cleveland Browns 23 Jacksonville Jaguars 14
12/16/2001 Jacksonville Jaguars 15 Cleveland Browns 10
12/08/2002 Cleveland Browns 21 Jacksonville Jaguars 20
12/04/2005 Jacksonville Jaguars 20 Cleveland Browns 14
10/26/2008 Cleveland Browns 23 Jacksonville Jaguars 17
01/03/2010 Jacksonville Jaguars 17 Cleveland Browns 23
11/21/2010 Cleveland Browns 20 Jacksonville Jaguars 24
11/20/2011 Jacksonville Jaguars 10 Cleveland Browns 14
12/01/2013 Jacksonville Jaguars 32 Cleveland Browns 28
10/19/2014 Cleveland Browns 6 Jacksonville Jaguars 24
11/19/2017 Jacksonville Jaguars 19 Cleveland Browns 7
11/29/2020 Cleveland Browns 27 Jacksonville Jaguars 25

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